George Lucas has acquired an excessive amount of downtime to go to the units of different reveals, now that he’s not busy overseeing an empire. In addition to stopping by the set of The Mandalorian, the filthy wealthy creator of Star Wars additionally made a social name to the set of Game of Thrones.
According to Entertainment Weekly, Lucas visited the set in Belfast throughout manufacturing of its last season to satisfy with showrunners David Benioff and Dan Weiss. Lucas’ set go to was a pair months earlier than Disney introduced that Benioff and Weiss would write and produce a brand new set of Star Wars motion pictures.
“George got here right here and talked to the boys, and the one factor the Star Wars franchise has been lacking currently is first rate storytelling,” GoT actor Liam Cunningham (Davos Seaworth) informed EW. “There’s lots of good stuff in Star Wars, it’s an epic franchise, however sometimes, story-wise, it’s left a bit of to be desired.”
The showrunners would neither verify nor deny Lucas’ go to to the media outlet, and particulars on their Star Wars script are nonetheless underneath wraps.
And though Lucas bought his gargantuan child Lucasfilm to Disney in 2012 for roughly $four billion, he is nonetheless (and should at all times be) considered The Man Behind Star Wars. In October, the filmmaker visited the set of The Mandalorian to shock showrunner Jon Favreau for his birthday.
Game of Thrones returns to HBO for its eighth and last season starting April 14. The nonetheless not fully-titled Star Wars Episode IX hits theaters December 20.