The director was a huge fan of the cartoon "Duck Dodgers in the 24th-and-a-Half Century" and wanted it to accompany "A New Hope," Mark Hamill said.
"The Mandalorian" showrunner Jon Favreau's behind-the-scenes snap set Twitter alight in all kinds of beautiful ways.
George Lucas reportedly made the change, which appears in the Disney+ release of the beloved film.
George Lucas had some very strong feelings about undergarments in space.
The iconic filmmaker had some bad feelings about Disney's "Star Wars" plans.
Two decades later, Episode I is still a driving Force behind the blockbusters and overzealous fandoms of today.
The "Star Wars" creator's sage words also guided Favreau's direction of "The Lion King."
The actor apparently told the idea to creator George Lucas, who promptly rejected it.
The director's plans for Episodes VII through IX would have involved everyone's favorites, the midi-chlorians.
Things could have been very different going into "Episode IX."