Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill performed some stunts themselves

Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher performed the stunt in which Luke and Leia swing to safety across the chasm from one platform to another 30 feet above the studio floor in Return of the Jedi, shooting it in just one take.

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  1. Wendy • December 29, 2016 @ 10:43 AM

    She was an amazing person, slim and pretty. But life was never kind to her, drugs and mental illness changed her.

    I still saw a person who made Star Wars a reality of fiction, in action figures and make believe.

    I watched, and rewatched these movies over and over again. I enjoyed Carrie’s role as Leia, we all wanted to be her.

    The Reprisal roles of her in Star Wars: Force awakens (I watched) and a new one coming out in 2017 will be a memory (keep sake).

    But the true likeness of Carrie can never be replaced and I hope Star Wars can create a memoir of her character in future movies. 😢

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