George Lucas considers building Chicago museum
Chicago could be getting closer to a galaxy far, far away.
Star Wars creator George Lucas is considering building a museum in Chicago.
The Lucas Cultural Arts Museum would show off storytelling forms in art and film-making.
Mayor Emanuel has a team looking at potential sites that can be used without taxpayer money.
Lucas’ first choice was San Francisco, but those plans are falling through.
He sometimes lives in downtown Chicago with his wife, investment executive Mellody Hobson.