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‘Star Wars Episode 7’: Carrie Fisher Had to Lose 35 Pounds to Return for the Sequel


' Princess Leia had to lose 35 pounds to return in the Wars Episode 7 .

The original Princess Leia revealed that she was asked to lose weight for her role, saying “they hired me minus 35 pounds.”

, who originally played the leading lady in Star Wars recently appeared at a party on and according to Huffington Post she was very tight lipped about the 7.

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According to The Huffington Post, the 57 year old said she would get “in trouble” for talking about the new .

started for the movie yesterday and is directed by J.J. Abrams. Fisher did comment and say that it is “trippy” to make a sequel to the original 35 years later. The last Star Wars movie was 1983's “Return of the Jedi”.


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