Hobson serves on the board of many organizations, including the Chicago Public Education Fund, the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art and the Sundance Institute.She is also a director of the Starbucks Corporation, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc., and Dream Works Animation SKG, Inc..Lucas has one adopted daughter, Amanda, from that marriage; and he adopted two other children - daughter Katie and son Jett - after their divorce.The pair exchanged vows at the billionaire's Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, California, in front of 200 guests including Oprah Winfrey, Robert De Niro, Glenn Close, Harrison Ford, Calista Flockhart, Quincy Jones and his daughter Rashida.After the sale, Lucas almost immediately turned around and donated all of that money to an undisclosed education fund.This is the second marriagefor Lucas, whose 14-year marriage to Marcia Lucas ended in 1983.
The 69-year-old “Star Wars” creator walked down the aisle with Hobson, 44, at his Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, Calif.
Director Ron Howard also took to Twitter to celebrate the newlyweds: “George Lucas Mellody Hobson wedding was joy to behold Bill Moyers service was beautiful, nothing short of profound. Lucas had been dating Hobson, the chair of Ariel Investments, a billion firm, and a contributor on “Good Morning America,” since 2006.
He’ll have time for a long honeymoon after he sold his company, Lucasfilm, to Disney for roughly billion in cash and stock last year.
Lucas will have plenty of time to spend with his wife and new baby.
He sold his Lucasfilm production company to Disney last October for .05 billion - most of which he donated to educational philanthropy.
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