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George Lucas & Mellody Hobson Wed


George Lucas and Mellody Hobson are now husband and wife.  Lucas 69 , is the  famed Hollywood writer, director and producer, best known for the Star Wars film franchise.  Hobson, 44, is president of Chicago-based Ariel Investments and sits on numerous corporate boards.    The power couple were married north of San Francisco on June 22nd at Skywalker Ranch.

Reportedly , journalist Bill Moyers officiated,  and former New Jersey Sen. Bill Bradley walked Hobson down the aisle.

In a Twitter post Sunday, actor and director Ron Howard said the wedding was a “joy to behold.”  “Bill Moyers service was beautiful,” he wrote, “nothing short of profound.”


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