The Star Wars actor recalls the shock of finding out about Fisher and Harrison Ford's secret affair and the pain of losing his longtime friend. Harrison Ford has finally discussed his reaction to the late Carrie Fisher's revelation, before her death last year, that they'd had an affair in the. Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford were always such a fascinating pair. One, the daughter of Hollywood who became such an icon in her own.
Fisher, seated on the floor, dropped out of high school at age 15 and was featured in the musical as part of the chorus.
Hide Caption 4 of 23 Photos: The galaxy's princess Warren Beatty and Fisher, then 17, take a break during filming of the movie "Shampoo" in Fisher has acted in films, plays and television shows, and has written a number of best-selling books.
Hide Caption 5 of 23 Photos: The galaxy's princess Fisher on the set of "Star Wars: Hide Caption 8 of 23 Photos: On November 16,Fisher revealed to People magazine that she and co-star Ford had an affair during the filming of "Star Wars.
The galaxy's princess Fisher smiles for a photograph in The galaxy's princess Fisher stars in the film, "Star Wars: Episode VI -- Return of the Jedi" in The 'gold bikini' is one of her most famous costumes as Princess Leia. In addition to her acting career, Fisher -- who was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at age 24 -- has lobbied as an advocate for mental health awareness and treatment and has spoken before the California state Senate.
Hide Caption 11 of 23 Photos: The galaxy's princess Musician Paul Simon poses for a picture with Fisher in The two were married in August and divorced about one year later in July Hide Caption 12 of 23 Photos: The galaxy's princess Meryl Streep, left -- who portrayed a character based on Fisher in the film adaptation of Fisher's novel, "Postcards from the Edge" -- is seen at the film's premiere in Century City, California, on September 10, Hide Caption 14 of 23 Photos: The semi-autobiographical novel fictionalized events from Fisher's life.
It makes me stupid, sick and unconscious really fast. We sang Happy Birthday, after which Harrison began a conversation with George.
I was once again surrounded by musty, sweat-scented, denim-clad men. They kept pushing me to have a drink, and finally the people-pleaser in me took over. I asked for an amaretto, the only thing I drank.Harrison Ford on Carrie Fisher: I'll miss her
It tastes like cough syrup, but at least it would be familiar. I looked at the glass the crew member handed me.
Instead of amaretto, it was wine. This should do what amaretto does, better. And another swig, and another.
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A jovial plan to take me to wherever movie crews take young actors when they want to establish that she belongs to them, at least for the moment. What made it look serious was how big the men tended to be. A tug-of-war involving my wine-sodden virtue was under way, and I realised who it was I wanted to win At some point, I realised my head was hurting.
What was he saying? When did he become the expert?
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The crew pulled, Harrison pushed back, I tried to stay in focus. A tug-of-war involving my wine-sodden virtue was under way, and I was unclear how it would turn out — but I realised who it was I wanted to win: About halfway to London from Elstree, I heard the honking of a horn.
I stayed slunk down while I did my unlevel best to straighten my hair, then slowly rose. A blue car caught up with us. One of the crew, Peter Kohn, was driving, with a beautiful girl, the actor Koo Starkto his left and Mark [Hamill] in the back. He waved and smiled.