How old was Carrie Fisher in the movie The Empire Strikes Back?

Carrie Fisher was 22 in The Empire Strikes Back when she played the character 'Princess Leia'.

That was over 44 years ago in 1980.

In 2016 she died aged just 60, starring in 97 films in her career, 84 of those after The Empire Strikes Back was first released. If she were alive today she would be 67.

How old do you think she looks in the movie?

In The Empire Strikes Back, I think Carrie Fisher looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Irvin Kershner has worked with Carrie Fisher just once in her career.
  • Carrie Fisher's first movie was as 'Girl Scout' in Debbie Reynolds and the Sound of Children, released in 1969 when she was 12
  • The Empire Strikes Back scores 8.39 out of 10 on TMDB.

The cast of The Empire Strikes Back

Carrie Fisher's other movies