1. George Lucas -$5.2 billion
Known for: Star Wars, American Graffiti;
Up-coming movies: Star Wars: Underworld (TV Series) (executive producer);
The father of one of the most famous staples of pop culture in human history is number one on our richest film directors in the world list.
He created Star Wars and from that, there is no doubt that he is now a multi-billionaire with a net worth estimated at $5.2 billion.
Lastly, George Lucas recently sold Lucasfilm to Disney for $4B. Yes, more money for the guy.
Aaand Cut! Now, this is the end of our richest film directors in the world.
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