It's not Seth Rogen's fault
that few grasped the nuances of the Green Hornet. So he probably
shouldn't be blamed for stirring up a bit more publicity for his
second-tier superhero title by (presumably) jokingly floating the notion that
George Lucas has prepared for the apocalypse by conspiring with Steven Spielberg to build a spaceship just in case 2012
is really the year everything on Earth falls apart. Got that?
Quoted by the Toronto Sun
Rogen recounted an episode where he sat in a movie meeting with
Spielberg and Lucas, and the Star Wars creator began a monologue about
how the world was going to end "for real" in 2012. "I first thought he
(Lucas) was joking...and then I totally realized he was serious and then
I started thinking, If you're George Lucas and you actually think the
world is gonna end in a year, there’s no way you haven’t built a
spaceship for yourself...So I asked him...'Can I have a seat on it?'"
Rogen told the Sun
The Hornet star then apparently
proceeded to walk back the remarks somewhat: "He claimed he didn’t have a
spaceship, but there’s no doubt there’s a Millennium Falcon in a garage
somewhere with a pilot just waiting to go."
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