George Lucas (b. 1944) is an acclaimed producer, director, and screenwriter, and founder of Lucasfilm, Ltd. He also served as executive producer for Jim Henson's Labyrinth.
He is perhaps best known for creating the Star Wars saga, which was filmed in the same studios as The Muppet Show. A few of the characters he created for Star Wars would appear as the guest stars of a fourth season episode of The Muppet Show.
Lucas was also the creator, writer and producer of the Indiana Jones film series. His production company, Lucasfilm, spawned the computer animation company Pixar (formerly Lucasfilm's Graphics Group), and Lucasfilm Games produced Labyrinth: The Computer Game in conjunction with Henson Associates.
On September 24, 2011, The Jim Henson Company's Facebook account posted this quote from George Lucas:
Lucas is married to Mellody Hobson.
- Kermit the Frog's excavator license number is 1138 in a 2010 appearance on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.