Princess Leia

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Princess Leia Organa is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Carrie Fisher.wikipedia
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Carrie Fisher

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Princess Leia Organa is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Carrie Fisher.
Fisher is best known for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars films, a role for which she was nominated for four Saturn Awards.

Star Wars (film)

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Introduced in the original Star Wars film in 1977, Leia is princess of the planet Alderaan, a member of the Imperial Senate and an agent of the Rebel Alliance.
Star Wars focuses on the journey of Luke Skywalker (Hamill), who along with Han Solo (Ford) and the wizened Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi (Guinness), attempt to free Princess Leia (Fisher) from the clutches of the Galactic Empire and the Sith Lord Darth Vader (Prowse, voiced by Jones).

Alderaan

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Introduced in the original Star Wars film in 1977, Leia is princess of the planet Alderaan, a member of the Imperial Senate and an agent of the Rebel Alliance.
It is the home planet of Princess Leia Organa, one of the lead characters in the film series.

Han Solo

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In The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Leia commands a Rebel base and evades Vader as she falls in love with the smuggler Han Solo.
During the course of the Star Wars narrative, Han becomes a chief figure in the Alliance and the love interest of Princess Leia.

Resistance (Star Wars)

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In the sequel trilogy, Leia is the founder and General of the Resistance against the First Order.
The Resistance is a fictional resistance movement and private paramilitary force led by General Leia Organa that opposes the First Order in the fictional universe of Star Wars.

Padmé Amidala

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The prequel film Revenge of the Sith (2005) establishes that the twins' mother is Senator (and former queen) Padmé Amidala of Naboo, who dies after childbirth.
She was secretly married to the Jedi Anakin Skywalker, and was the biological mother of Luke Skywalker and Leia Organa.

Jabba the Hutt

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In Return of the Jedi (1983), 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.
When confronted at his home palace after managing to capture Solo, Jabba is seen surrounded by a large host of extraterrestrial acquaintances, such as various fellow criminals, entertainers such as the Max Rebo Band, and slave girls, one of which Princess Leia is briefly made before ultimately killing her captor in the midst of a climactic battle sequence.

Luke Skywalker

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In Return of the Jedi (1983), 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.
Luke is a pivotal figure in the Rebel Alliance's struggle against the Galactic Empire, a friend and eventual brother-in-law of smuggler Han Solo, and unknown to him until Return of the Jedi, the twin brother of Rebellion leader Princess Leia.

Kylo Ren

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She and Han have a son named Ben, who adopted the name Kylo Ren after turning to the dark side of the Force.
"Kylo Ren" is the chosen name of Ben Solo, the only son of original Star Wars trilogy characters Han Solo and Leia Organa.

Princess Leia's bikini

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Her 'cinnamon bun' hairstyle from Star Wars (1977) and metal bikini from Return of the Jedi have become cultural icons.
Princess Leia's bikini (also known as Princess Leia's metal bikini) is an iconic costume worn by actress Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in the 1983 Star Wars film Return of the Jedi.

Return of the Jedi

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In Return of the Jedi (1983), 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.
Disguised as a bounty hunter, Princess Leia infiltrates the palace under the pretense of collecting the bounty on Chewbacca and unfreezes Han, but is caught and enslaved.

Star Wars prequel trilogy

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The prequel film Revenge of the Sith (2005) establishes that the twins' mother is Senator (and former queen) Padmé Amidala of Naboo, who dies after childbirth.
The trilogy follows the training of the powerful youth Anakin Skywalker (the father of the original trilogy protagonists Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia Organa) as a Jedi, his fall to the dark side of the Force and birth as Darth Vader as well as the corruption of the Galactic Republic, the annihilation of the Jedi Order and rise of the Empire under Sith Lord Darth Sidious.

Star Wars

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Princess Leia Organa is a fictional character in the Star Wars franchise, portrayed in films by Carrie Fisher.
At various stages of development, the sequel trilogy was to focus on the rebuilding of the Republic, the return of Luke in a role similar to that of Obi-Wan in the original trilogy, Luke's sister (not yet determined to be Leia), Han, Leia, R2-D2 and C-3PO.

Rebel Alliance

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Introduced in the original Star Wars film in 1977, Leia is princess of the planet Alderaan, a member of the Imperial Senate and an agent of the Rebel Alliance. She is captured by Darth Vader on board the ship Tantive IV, where she is acting as a spy for the Rebel Alliance.
Right after the battle, the Tantive IV, an Alderaanian corvette carrying Princess Leia Organa is captured by Vader's flagship, Devastator, while attempting to deliver the Death Star Plans to Bail Organa on Alderaan.

Bail Organa

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Leia is adopted by Senator Bail and Queen Breha Organa of Alderaan.
After Padmé dies, Bail and Breha adopt her daughter Leia Organa, a main character in the franchise.

R2-D2

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Leia has secretly hidden the blueprints for the Death Star, the Empire's moon-sized battle station, inside the astromech droid R2-D2 and has sent it to find one of the last remaining Jedi, Obi-Wan Kenobi, on the nearby planet of Tatooine.
At various points throughout the course of the films, R2 is a friend to C-3PO, Padmé Amidala, Anakin Skywalker, Leia Organa, Luke Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, BB-8 and Rey.

Tantive IV

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She is captured by Darth Vader on board the ship Tantive IV, where she is acting as a spy for the Rebel Alliance.
It was used by Leia Organa in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope and was the first vessel audiences saw when Star Wars premiered in 1977.

Star Wars sequel trilogy

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In the sequel trilogy, Leia is the founder and General of the Resistance against the First Order.

Obi-Wan Kenobi

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Leia has secretly hidden the blueprints for the Death Star, the Empire's moon-sized battle station, inside the astromech droid R2-D2 and has sent it to find one of the last remaining Jedi, Obi-Wan Kenobi, on the nearby planet of Tatooine.
At Obi-Wan's home, R2-D2 plays a recording of Princess Leia saying that R2-D2 contains the plans for the Death Star, the Galactic Empire's superweapon.

First Order (Star Wars)

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In the sequel trilogy, Leia is the founder and General of the Resistance against the First Order.
By that time, the New Republic Senate had become divided into two parties: the Populists led by Leia Organa, who wanted to decentralize authority, and the Centrists, who wanted power to remain concentrated in a strong central government.

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Fisher was 19 when she was cast as Princess Leia, with actresses including Amy Irving, Cindy Williams and Jodie Foster also up for the role.
She auditioned for Lucas's next project, Star Wars, but lost the role of Princess Leia to Carrie Fisher.

The Empire Strikes Back

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In The Empire Strikes Back (1980), Leia commands a Rebel base and evades Vader as she falls in love with the smuggler Han Solo.
While Vader relentlessly pursues Luke's friends—Han Solo, Princess Leia, and others—Luke studies the Force under Jedi Master Yoda.

The Force

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She and Han have a son named Ben, who adopted the name Kylo Ren after turning to the dark side of the Force.
The Force is also used by characters who are neither Jedi nor Sith, such as Leia Organa and Kylo Ren.

Darth Vader

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She is captured by Darth Vader on board the ship Tantive IV, where she is acting as a spy for 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.
He is also the father of Princess Leia, the secret husband of Padmé Amidala, and grandfather of Kylo Ren, the main villain of the sequel trilogy.

C-3PO

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She leads its evacuation during an Imperial attack, and then flees with Han, Chewbacca and C-3PO on Han's ship, the Millennium Falcon.
Despite his oblivious nature, C-3PO has played a pivotal role in the galaxy's history, appearing under the service of Shmi Skywalker, the Lars homestead, Padmé Amidala, Raymus Antilles, Luke Skywalker, and Leia Organa.