Between the exchange of stock shares and cash payments, the deal is valued at $4.06 billion.
George Lucas shot the Rebel base in Tikal, Guatemala in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, although Disney plans on using a studio soundstage for this new movie.
The actor wants to reprise his Jedi master role from the prequel trilogy as a one-armed ghost.
The Star Wars creator and LucasFilm CEO continue their in-depth chat about the future of this blockbuster franchise.
The Star Wars creator reveals what his consultant role will comprise of for this upcoming sci-fi sequel.
Michael Arndt is writing the screenplay for Disney's highly-anticipated sequel that takes us back to that galaxy far, far away.
With a lot of big name directors passing on the project, Disney may now be thinking outside the box.
The actor wants a part in the upcoming franchise sequel, saying fans want to see him play Harrison Ford's son.
Original trilogy star Mark Hamill still doesn't know if Luke Skywalker will return in Star Wars: Episode VII.
20th Century Fox is planning on releasing the 3D converted version of the film on October 4th, 2013.
Star Wars: Episode IX to be written by X-Men: First Class scribe Simon Kinberg at the same time.
The Twilight star professes his love for the universally-hated George Lucas creation from Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.
The Star Wars creator and LucasFilm co-chairman continue with their third in-depth video conversation about the future of this heralded franchise.
Billy Dee Williams' character from the original Star Wars trilogy is mentioned by name in writer Michael Ardnt's treatment.
The Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol director clears the air about directing this highly-anticipated sequel.
Producer Frank Marshall and Director Joe Johnston speak out on the most highly-anticipated sequel of the 21st Century.
While the upcoming Star Wars Episode VII will take place some time after Return of the Jedi, the following films might span Darth Vader's early years.
Both filmmakers expressed trepidation in taking on this highly-anticipated sequel for Disney Pictures and LucasFilm.
The Oscar-winning Little Miss Sunshine writer will tackle the latest installment of this franchise set in a galaxy far, far away.
The Star Wars creator and LucasFilm co-chairman offer tiny hints about where they are in the process of making this sci-fi sequel.