Jon Stewart to interview George Lucas at 'Star Wars' convention

McClatchy NewspapersJune 17, 2010 

Jon Stewart, of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," is scheduled to interview filmmaker George Lucas live from Celebration V, the mega-"Star Wars" convention to be held Aug. 12-15 in Orlando, Fla.

The interview will be an hour-long discussion of the past and future of "Star Wars." Stewart is known to be a fan of the six-film saga and has interviewed Lucas before on his program.

Fan questions for Stewart and Lucas can be submitted on the official Star Wars Celebration V website at

Celebration V will commemorate the 30th anniversary of the second film, otherwise known as Episode V, "The Empire Strikes Back."

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