'Star Wars' creator George Lucas marries Mellody Hobson

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The Force is strong with these two. "Star Wars" creator George Lucas married his longtime girlfriend, ABC News contributor and Dream Works Animation chairwoman Mellody Hobson, Saturday night (June 22), People reports.

The ceremony took place in Marin County, Cal. at Skywalker Ranch, his home. Those in attendance shared the joyful news after the nuptials. 

"Let's give a Galactic shout out to Master George Lucas & his bride," Samuel L. Jackson tweeted. Ron Howard said the wedding was "a joy to behold," adding that the service, presented by Bill Moyers, was "beautiful, nothing short of profound."

Lucas began dating Hobson in 2006, before the couple became engaged in January. This is George's second marriage, as we previously wed film editor Marcia Lucas in 1969. They divorced in 1983.
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