The exes adopted a daughter, Amanda, and Lucas adopted two more children, Katie and Jett, after their split.Lucas and Hobson have yet to reveal a wedding date.
“My mother in her own way even encouraged it, even though she was very wedded to her own beliefs.
She was very tolerant of my inability to be controlled.” One thing that Hobson’s learned to control is how she presents her opinions.
“Because my opinions come out so strong and because I can sound so sure and confident, it can stifle other people’s opinions,” she said.
PHOTOS: 2012's engagements of the year According to Hobson, a Princeton University graduate who is also the head of a Chicago-based investment management firm, their relationship works because they are both "extraordinarily open-minded people, and we are open to what the universe brings us." She added, "We didn't have preconceived ideas about what a partner should be, and so we allowed ourselves to discover something that was unexpected.
PHOTOS: Over-the-top celebrity weddings In October 2012, Lucas sold his television and film production company, Lucasfilm Ltd., to the Walt Disney Company for .05 billion.