Carrie Fisher’s Star Wars family have mourned their beloved co-star’s death.
From Harrison Ford to Mark Hamill‘s touching tribute to a “gorgeous, fiercely independent & ferociously funny, take-charge woman.”
And this particular tribute — from one Star Wars leading lady to another — also feels special.
Daisy Ridley, who plays Rey in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, said: “Devastated at this monumental loss. How lucky we all are to have known her, and how awful that we have to say goodbye.”
“I’m your predecessor”
Ridley could be considered a successor to Fisher in the franchise. And Fisher seemed to confirm that she was passing the baton to Ridley when she spoke to the newcomer in 2015 for Interview magazine. Read more…