George Lucas is America’s Wealthiest Celebrity – See How He Spends His $6.4 billion Fortune

The filmmaker also co-created " Indiana Jones" and has earned several Academy Award nominations.

George Lucas, creator of “Star Wars,” has an estimated net worth of $6.4 billion.

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Filmmaker George Lucas almost didn’t become rich or famous — at least by Hollywood standards.

He dreamed of being a race car driver, but that all came to a halt after a car crash, according to a 1979 profile of Lucas in The Atlantic. Inspired by a cinematographer he had built a racing car for, Lucas enrolled in film school.

He went on to helm one of the biggest franchises of all time — “ Star Wars” — and co-create another box-office franchise, “Indiana Jones.” The director, screenwriter, and producer has been nominated for an Academy Award four times. He’s also accumulated an estimated net worth of $6.4 billion, according to Forbes.

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