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15 Interesting Facts About the Slave Leia Costume [Movies]
Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in the Gold Bikini - Original Trilogy
Princess Leia Organa [a] [b] is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Carrie Fisher. Introduced in the original Star Wars film in , Leia is princess of the planet Alderaan , a member of the Imperial Senate and an agent of the Rebel Alliance. She thwarts the sinister Sith lord Darth Vader and helps bring about the destruction of the Empire's cataclysmic superweapon, the Death Star. In Return of the Jedi , Leia helps in the operation to rescue Han from the crime lord Jabba the Hutt , and is revealed to be Vader's daughter and the twin sister of Luke Skywalker. She and Han have a son named Ben, who adopted the name Kylo Ren after turning to the dark side of the Force. One of the more popular Star Wars characters, Leia has been called a s icon , a feminist hero and model for other adventure heroines. She has appeared in many derivative works and merchandising, including the now-noncanonical Star Wars Expanded Universe , and has been referenced or parodied in several TV shows and films.
Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in the Gold Bikini
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It has become a pop culture mainstay. The leather-metal-cloth-chain ensemble has appeared at the Smithsonian and on sitcoms. The creepy, papery Jabba is only available separately. When we first saw Leia in that outfit, it was pretty shocking.