Legends of Tomorrow‘s next time aberration might be its scariest yet: a world with no Star Wars.
When the CW series returns on its new night — Tuesday, Jan. 24 (at 9/8c) — the Waverider crew will discover that a young George Lucas (played by Sweet/Vicious‘ Matt Angel) quit film school, meaning he never made Star Wars or Raiders of the Lost Ark.
“As a result, Ray, who became an engineer because of Star Wars, and Nate, who became a historian because of Raiders, slowly start to lose their brilliance, because those things that inspired them to become who they are didn’t exist,” exec producer Marc Guggenheim tells EW.com.
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* Jimmy Kimmel will host the Bachelor-themed primetime special Jimmy Kimmel Live: Here for the Right Reasons on Monday, Jan. 2 at 10 pm, following the ABC dating competition series’ latest season premiere.
* With Switched at Birth‘s final season premiere now less than four weeks away (airing Tuesday, Jan. 24), the Freeform series’ stars say, in many ways, a big “thank you” to fans in this video: