George Harrison's son compared the former Beatle to these two characters from 'Star Wars.'

Dhani Harrison, George Harrison's son, is a huge Star Wars fan.

He compared his father to two beloved Star Wars characters during an interview.

Furthermore, he claimed that "My Sweet Lord" was similar to something said by a Star Wars character.

Dhani said in an interview with StarWars.com that he first became aware of the Star Wars franchise after seeing a double feature of The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

The Empire Strikes Back was notable for being the first Star Wars film to feature Yoda.

"Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter," Yoda famously says in The Empire Strikes Back, and Dhani saw a parallel between Yoda's beliefs and the lyrics of his father's song "My Sweet Lord." George was known for infusing his religious beliefs into his solo songs.

Dhani talked about what it was like for him and his friends to spend time in George's garden with him.

"It would eventually turn into like, five teenagers sitting there, listening to [1George] lay things down in an Obi-Wan kind of way," Dhani recalled.

"You didn't mess with him. He was tough, but he was also like a father to everyone I knew. It came from his life experience of living the strangest life anyone could imagine for years and years, and with that came great wisdom."

Dhani felt like a fledgling Jedi while listening to George.

"He'd sit there for a while and then it'd be like a Jedi Master class," Dhani recalled.

"We'd all just be sitting there, listening, hanging on his every word, because he wouldn't talk about things that other parents would talk about," George explained.

Dhani named his favorite Star Wars character elsewhere in the interview.

"Obviously, Ewan McGregor's portrayal of him is fantastic, but I think the original Obi-Wan from A New Hope was my favorite of all."

Dhani was most likely not the only one who liked A New Hope.

A New Hope had a budget of $11 million, according to Box Office Mojo.

During its first weekend, it grossed just over $1.55 million.

It grossed over $300 million worldwide and spawned a slew of sequels, prequels, books, comics, parodies, and "Weird Al" Yankovic songs.

Star Wars became one of our generation's defining sagas, and two of its characters reminded Dhani of George Lucas.

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