Online quotes from Ewan McGregor, George Lucas, John Williams, and more

By EW Staff
Updated May 07, 1999 at 04:00 AM EDT

”I think there’s got to be a scene where Obi-Wan’s in the buff. Yeah, when he drops his robes or something and shows everyone his lightsaber.”
Ewan McGregor imagining ways to keep his nude-scene streak alive, on E! Online

”The only notion on that one is, Wouldn’t it be fun to get all the actors to come back when they’re like 60 or 70 years old, and make three more about them as old people?… Whether I go and do a sequel of [Star Wars] — because I’ll also be 70 — I’m not sure whether that’s going to happen.”
George Lucas considering doing a series of sequels after he completes the prequels, on Mr. Showbiz

”This is going to be warm.”
Peter Mayhew on his first reaction to seeing his Star Wars Chewbacca costume, on Rough Cut Online

”What would these space creatures’…imitation of Benny Goodman sound like?”
John Williams recalling the question that spawned his music for the cantina scene in Star Wars, on Film Score Monthly Online

”No, but apparently for $7.50 they will let me see it.”
Mark Hamill on whether he was asked to get involved with Phantom Menace, on E! Online