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Diana Williams

Lucasfilm, Story Group

In 2013 Diana Williams joined Lucasfilm as a member of the Story Group, the team charged with developing narrative cohesion and connectivity within the Star Wars universe. She is also the creative liaison to ILMxLab, the newly announced division that will combine compelling storytelling, technological innovation and world-class production to create immersive entertainment experiences.


Prior to Lucasfilm, Diana was a founder of the Los Angeles-based development and production company Roller Coaster Entertainment. She produced critically acclaimed narrative films which include Our Song and documentaries Industrial Light & Magic: Creating the Impossible and Another First Step, webseries Awesome Asian Bad Guys and consulted on Method to the Madness of Jerry Lewis for Starz Entertainment and Room 237.  Diana also developed The Gatecrashers – a multi-media storyworld created by Zach Mortensen; 5 Girls – southern gothic horror feature film; and Chinafornia – an animated webseries created by Ellie Lee.