And because he hosts CBS’ “The Late Late Show,” he had a comedy segment Monday to work out his flight of fancy.
Corden’s Freddie Goldsack character says he has been on the job for more than 40 years and appears to have the ear of George Lucas.
But the “Star Wars” creator is quite particular when it comes to the sensitive features of his creatures, Goldsack notes — like the time he rejected a design for the alien Watto’s penis. “It was a disaster,” Lucas says in a spliced-in clip.
“But then he ended up using it for Watto’s nose,” Goldsack adds. “That’s why George is a genius.”
This article originally appeared on HuffPost and has been updated.