When Carrie Fisher popped up on CBS’ daytime coffee klatch The Talk on Tuesday, co-host Aisha Tyler could not help but ask about her feelings about the revival of Star Wars — and taking on the role that has defined her life one more time.
“I like to think of it as ‘old Leia,’ like, sway-backed old Leia the horse,” Fisher quipped. “I like the idea of being Mrs. Solo, and we’ve just fought and fought and I killed him.”
Check out their full interview below, along with how Fisher’s mother Debbie Reynolds made clear her recent hospitalization wasn’t going to slow her down:
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