We all know George Lucas has had a few things to say about the Star Wars franchise and now speaking to variety he gives some insight on his thoughts about Disney Buying Lucasfilm back in 2012 and the reason why he’s done with the franchise.
The issue was ultimately, they looked at the stories, and they said, ‘We want to make something for the fans,’ ” Lucas said, “People don’t actually realize it’s actually a soap opera, and it’s all about family problems; it’s not about spaceships. So they decided they didn’t want to use those stories. They decided they were going to do their own thing, so I decided, ‘fine. … I’ll go my way, and I let them go their way.'”