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Carrie Fisher Says She's Also in New Star War

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Turns out it's not just Harrison Ford who's returning to their most iconic, beloved film role. Carrie Fisher has now promised she too will be doing that, giving the rumor-hungry fanboys of Palm Beach Illustrated a simple "yes" when asked to confirm her reprisal of Princess Leia.

Assumedly, her confirmation means the rest of the returning cast will also soon be announced. Or that they won't, and J.J. Abrams has all along just been planning a top-secret revival of Fisher's hilariously-candid, autobiographical one-woman show, Wishful Drinking. We'll have to wait and see if there are lightsabers.

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