Red Touch Media announced George Lucas' first-ever Emmy award win for "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" in the Outstanding Special Class-Animation category. The legendary creator of the Star Wars series was presented the award this evening by Carrie Fisher, star of his iconic films. "We are thrilled to be a part of this exciting night for The Clone Wars team and George Lucas' first-ever Emmy award win," said Wayne Scholes, Executive Chairman and CEO, Red Touch Media. "The Red Touch Red Carpet and the Daytime Emmy Awards gala celebrates creativity, vision and groundbreaking daytime television."
The fifth season of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" garnered an impressive seven nominations this year by the Academy.