On This Day … 05 June [2022]

People (Births) 1953 – Kathleen Kennedy, American film producer, co-founded Amblin Entertainment. Kathleen Kennedy Kathleen Kennedy (born 05 June 1953) is an American film producer and current president of Lucasfilm. In 1981, she co-founded the production company Amblin Entertainment with Steven Spielberg and her husband Frank Marshall. Her first film as a producer was E.T.… Read More

On This Day … 14 May [2022]

People (Births) 1944 – George Lucas, American director, producer, and screenwriter, founded Lucasfilm. George Lucas George Walton Lucas Jr. (born 14 May 1944) is an American film director, producer, screenwriter, and entrepreneur. Lucas is best known for creating the Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises and founding Lucasfilm, LucasArts, and Industrial Light & Magic. He… Read More

On This Day … 04 May [2022]

Events 1927 – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is incorporated. Star Wars Day (International observance). Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS, also known as simply the Academy or the Motion Picture Academy) is a professional honorary organisation with the stated goal of… Read More