The two met in 2007 while filming Jumper, a sci-fi movie about time travel where they played love interests.
Lucas is quoted as saying that he chose Christensen because he "needed an actor who has that presence of the Dark Side".
This was essential to solidify the story that Lucas was trying to tell: Anakin Skywalker's fall from grace and transformation into Darth Vader.
" as seen on the official website to commemorate the 2006 DVDs. Jackson, Jamie Bell, and Rachel Bilson in the film Jumper, the story of a young man who discovers he has the ability to teleport; the film was released on February 14, 2008.
Quantum Quest: A Cassini Space Odyssey is the fourth film in which Christensen stars with Samuel L. In 2010, Christensen sued USA Network over allegations that they stole his idea for the TV show Royal Pains.
He began his career on Canadian television at the age of 13, then diversified into American television in the late 1990s.