Disney CEO Bob Iger has been the head of Disney for not only the complete purchase of LucasFilm & the Star Wars Saga, but also to see the biggest expansion in Disney Park history which is Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.
Iger and LucasFilm founder George Lucas we’re both in Disneyland for the dedication ceremony for the 14-acre expansion, which is also coming to Walt Disney World later this summer.
Iger and Lucas posed for two iconic photos inside the land:
In a Tweet, he said:
With the man who started it all, George Lucas, @starwars #GalaxysEdge @Disneyland. Quite a night!
Iger and Lucas struck a deal for Disney to gain some ownership of the company in October 30, 2012. Now, the franchise has produced more movies and a massive theme park expansion.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge officially opens at Disneyland May 31 and at Walt Disney World August 29.