When Carrie Fisher revealed that she had a relationship with Harrison Ford, Star Wars fans were baffled. The idea of Princess Leia and Hans Solo engaging in everyday romance was something they had never seen coming. Fisher wrote about the relationship in her memoir, with the title Goddess of the Princess.
The Goddess of the Princess it came out one month before Fisher died in December 2016. Ford opened up about his feelings about the memorial the following year.
How Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford’s relationship began (and ended)
In 1976, Fisher and Ford met for the first time. Ford was 33-years-old and held several film careers under his belt when he retained the job as Hans Solo. The actor also married his college sweetheart and had two children before he and Fisher got to know each other. In her memoir, Fisher admitted that Ford was the last person she thought would be interested in her set. When they first filmed Star Wars, Fisher was 19-years-old. However, the pair began sleeping together after Ford kissed George Lucas’ party.
Since Fisher’s death, Ford has continued to talk happily about it. In 2018, the actor said he wanted Fisher to be able to celebrate theirs Star Wars co-star, star of Mark Hamill on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, all Today.
“When I thought today, I was very sad that the other member of the three of us is not here to celebrate with us,” Ford said in honor of Fisher. “But I feel her presence. ”