Carrie Fisher

Biography: Carrie Fisher was born on October the 21st 1956 to singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds. When she was two her parents divorced, her father marrying actress Elizabeth Taylor. Carrie decided she wanted a career in show business like her parents and set about appearing with her mother in performances. Her debut was in her mother's Broadway revival of Irene in which she was a background dancer. Carrie's big break was as the character Princess Leia in the original Star Wars saga, the role which she is most remembered for. Following her success with Star Wars, Carrie would go on to appear in many more feature films most notably When Harry met Sally and The Blues Brothers. A drug problem, her world wide fame and her chaotic childhood led Carrie to writing. She wrote a semi-autobiographical novel entitled Postcards from the Edge which went on to be a best seller and won her the Los Angeles Pen Award for Best First Novel. Today, Carrie works as a script doctor for Hollywood studios, and has scripted the 1997 Academy Awards.

Carrie has one child, a daughter, Billie.

Carrie Fisher's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 59
Highest Metascore: 91 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Lowest Metascore: 27 The Women
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 13
  2. Negative: 3 out of 13
13 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
35 Stateside May 21, 2004 Mrs. Dubois 10
78 Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back May 21, 1980 Princess Leia 9.0
91 Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope May 25, 1977 Princess Leia Organa 8.8
76 When Harry Met Sally... Jul 12, 1989 Marie 8.3
52 Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi May 25, 1983 Princess Leia 8.3
51 Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Aug 24, 2001 Nun 8.3
90 Hannah and Her Sisters Feb 1, 1986 April 8.3
57 Famous Aug 22, 2001 Herself 8.0
71 Postcards from the Edge Sep 12, 1990 Book / Screenplay 7.4
43 Wonderland Oct 3, 2003 Sally Hansen 6.9
27 The Women Sep 12, 2008 Bailey Smith 4.7
29 Undiscovered Aug 26, 2005 Carrie 4.1
tbd Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens Dec 18, 2015 Leia / Leia Solo tbd
72 Maps to the Stars Feb 27, 2015 Carrie Fisher tbd