On-screen, they played one of cinema’s most treasured couples. But unbeknownst to fans of the Star Wars series, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford had their own real-life relationship to rival that of Han and Leia. And prior to her 2016 death, the beloved actress had one final request for her former beaux.
A long time ago in a film studio far, far away, there was an actress called Carrie Fisher. Born to famous parents – singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds – the future screen idol proved to be a precocious and gifted child. However, despite a long-standing love of poetry, she decided to follow her mother’s lead and seek out fame on the silver screen.