Carrie Fisher Laughs as Two Stormtroopers Point Their Blasters at Her

You’re supposed to run, Princess Leia, not have fun with them!

Photo by Lucasfilm Ltd. via My Modern Met

Carrie Fisher took on the role of Princess Leia Organa in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, which also starred Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker, and Harrison Ford as Han Solo. The photo above was taken on the set of the second film “Stars Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back,” which premiered in 1980. This snapshot was included in the 30th anniversary tribute book, “The Making of Empire Strikes Back” by J.W. Rinzler published in 2010.

All information in this article were sourced from My Modern Met and Wikipedia.

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