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Lucas Files for Permission to Sell $2B in Disney Shares

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Lucas Files for Permission to Sell $2B in Disney Shares

George Lucas might not intend on keeping all of his huge chunk of Disney stock very long, judging from a Wednesday regulatory filing signaling his right to sell more than 37 million shares – all the stock he received when he sold Lucasfilm to Disney for $4 billion last year, the Hollywood Reporter says. But a spokesperson also says Lucas "does not currently have any plans" to sell.