• Celebrities are known to make large amounts of money
  • Some of them make great strides to give back to the community

Film directors are known to make big amounts of money when one of their projects becomes commercially successful. And this is certainly the case for Star Wars director George Lucas, who recently sold his franchise to Disney for $1 billion, making him the richest filmmaker of all time.

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George Lucas, has donated about $4 million to the Lucasfilm Foundation and the George Lucas Edutopia Educational Foundation. These are projects that help young people attend college. He is also known for helping filmmakers of the future lending his valuable time to lectures and in person lessons at many film schools around the world.

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