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Questions tagged [princess-leia]

Princess Leia is a princess from the planet Alderaan, introduced in 1977 in Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope. This tag is for questions that are primarily about Princess Leia, rather than questions that merely mention her. Use this with the [star-wars] tag.

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(RETCON) Is there evidence that Yoda was referring to Kylo Ren when he said “there is another” hope in Episode V? [duplicate]

This is a retcon question. It’s relevant because the return of the Emperor in Episode 9 re-raises the issue of who will bring balance to the Force. There are the following quotes in Episode V: ...
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Did Leia know she was adopted? [duplicate]

At the end of Revenge Of The Sith, Leia was adopted by Bail Organa, following the death of her biological mother. At the end of Rogue One, Bail refers to Leia as being his daughter. During A New Hope, ...
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Where did Leia get the Bounty Hunter suit she wore in Jabba’s palace?

In the beginning of Return of the Jedi, Leia has acquired a fancy bounty-hunter suit. I'd guess bounty-hunter suits are not sold in shops in "the galaxy far far away", so my question is: where did ...
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Has Leia ever shown any reaction to Darth Vader being her Father?

In Return of the Jedi Luke tells Leia he is her brother and that Darth Vader is their father. Leia's reaction to this revelation has always confused me, she has just found out that the man who ...
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Where does Leia, Princess of Alderaan take place in relation to Star Wars Rebels?

The book Leia, Princess of Alderaan begins when Princess Leia Organa turns sixteen years old. It seems to take place over a matter of months, or a year even. Leia is around sixteen when we see her in ...
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What exactly did Leia do? [duplicate]

Spoilers for The Last Jedi: That much is clear. What is not very clear is I prefer official sources that shed new light on the subject (like scripts/novelizations/interviews/etc.) rather than ...
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Did Leia have any hint she was a Force user? [duplicate]

Leia was feisty in her youth. Before ROTJ, did she never get into a situation where her Force powers might show by accident?
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Did Kylo Ren ever find this out?

Did Kylo Ren ever find out this bit of information?
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What species is Vice Admiral Holdo? [duplicate]

A huge discussion between my friends and I is Holdo's past with Leia, and what Planet Holdo is from. Holdo seems to indicate that her species learned a lot from the 'Rebels' and obviously has had a ...
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Is Princess Leia the only surviving member of royal family of Alderaan?

Did any other members of House Organa survive the destruction of Alderaan? Other survivors were scattered across the galaxy and hated the Empire. Who did they recognize as their ruler? If she was the ...
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How did Bail Organa and his wife explain the sudden appearance of a baby girl named Leia? [duplicate]

At the end of episode 3, Senator Bail Organa brings a baby girl back to his home planet Alderaan. He and his wife, Breha, adopt the girl and raise her in the royal family. He even kept the baby's ...
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Why did Leia keep Organa as her last name?

I have been re-watching the Star Wars movies as to get ready for the Last Jedi and in the Force Awakens, Leia is introduced as Leia Organa. Is there a reason as why she chose to keep the Organa last ...
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Did Leia and Jyn know each other?

In the second issue of the Rogue One comic book adaptation, there is a flashback scene of Saw Gerrera and Bail Organa arguing over a holotable. The whatever event must have taken place before Gerrera ...
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How did Darth Vader trace the rebel spies to Princess Leia?

When Darth Vader's ship captured the Tantive IV at the start of A New Hope, he tells an officer, I have traced the rebel spies to her. The video autostarts 49s in. ...
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Besides Leia Organa-Solo, are there other example of married names?

As this answer points out, in canon, Princess Leia Organa eventually came to be known as General Leia Organa-Solo. Are there other examples of other characters altering their names by marriage? Or ...
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Was Leia ever referred to as “Leia Skywalker”?

Preamble: A lot of discussion on the parentage of Rey and Ben takes it for granted the "Leia is a Skywalker", which clearly she is by lineage. In any canon, did Leia go by or get called by the name ...
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Did Leia know what it was she was carrying?

At the end of Rogue One, we see that When asked by one of her crew members about the data card she's holding, her reply is ambiguous: Crew Member: Your Highness, the transmission we received. (...
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At the end of Return of the Jedi, did Darth Vader learn that Princess Leia was his daughter?

During the scene where he fought against Luke, at the end of Return of the Jedi, Darth Vader says Darth Vader: Give yourself to the Dark Side. It is the only way you can save your friends. Yes, ...
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Do other planets and their government learn who Princess Leia of Alderaan's biological father is? [duplicate]

I want to know if Luke and Leia being Vader's kids becomes public knowledge? Presumably people would be more suspicious of them if they knew the truth.Does Poe know his General is connected to the ...
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Do the general population of the Galaxy know the Skywalker family tree? [duplicate]

Does someone like Poe Dameron, a member of the armed forces and citizen of the galaxy (i.e. not an insider per se), know that Kylo Ren, who captures and tortures him, is the son of his General? Do ...
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Is/was General Leia Organa expected to be in the next episodes (VIII and IX) of Star Wars?

With the death of Carrie Fisher, does it have any impact on the next Star Wars films, episodes VIII and IX? Was she slated to be on 8-9? Has principal photography started with her on camera?
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Why was Princess Leia in the Battle of Scarif?

In the end of Rogue One, it was obvious that the Death Star plans just had to end up in the hands of Princess Leia. It was a necessity in terms of continuity and storyline. But from the in-universe ...
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Is Princess Leia a Jedi?

Is Leia considered a Jedi? She does have the Force but she doesn't have a lightsaber, nor did she undergo training like Luke. What are the requirements in order to be called a Jedi?
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Had Leia seen the Death Star before she was taken prisoner in A New Hope?

I don't mean the plans, pictures, etc., I mean the actual thing. Had she actually seen it with her own eyes before she was taken on board as a prisoner?
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Which planet does Leia represent in the New Republic?

In the book Star Wars: Bloodline, Princess Leia is a senator in the New Republic. All senators that I am aware of in canon represent a planet. For example, Senator Casterfo is from and represents the ...
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What scenes are these images from the Visual Dictionary from?

The Visual Dictionary for Episode VII contains various shots that were not present in the final film. It is obvious that they were actual scenes that were cut from the theatrical release. I found two ...
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Did Bail Organa tell his wife about Leia's parentage?

Bail Organa mentioned how his wife had always wanted to adopt a baby girl. It was also imperative that the Skywalker twins were to be kept as far away from the Sith as possible, with their existence ...
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When did Leia drop the “princess”

I don't think I have ever heard Lea refer to herself as a "princess" however that was how people refereed to her in the original trilogy. I guess that she officially lost the title when Alderan was ...
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Did Obi Wan know it was Luke’s sister in the hologram R2-D2 showed?

In the “Help me, Obi Wan Kenobi, you’re my only hope” hologram, when Obi-Wan first saw it, did he know that it was Luke’s sister?
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How was Princess Leia to be executed?

In Episode IV: A New Hope, it is said: Tarkin: You don't know how hard I found it, signing the order to terminate your life. Leia: I'm surprised you had the courage to take the responsibility ...
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Why did the senate freak out upon hearing that Leia was Vader's daughter?

In the new canon novel Star Wars: Bloodline, Leia's family secret is exposed in senate, and the news quickly spreads across the galaxy. In an instant, she loses all credibility, and everyone ...
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Is Kylo Ren a prince?

Princess Leia remained a princess after the destruction of Alderaan. In the new novel Bloodline, another member of the galactic royal houses says that Leia is entitled to a planetary governorship, ...
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Why didn't Vader detect the Force in Leia?

In the original trilogy of Star Wars, one of the first scenes is Leia meeting Darth Vader, as Vader is asking her where the plans for the Death Star were hidden. Leia claims ignorance and says that ...
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Did Alderaan have any weapons?

From the script of this scene: Tarkin: In a way, you have determined the choice of the planet that will be destroyed first. Since you are reluctant to provide us with the location of the Rebel ...
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Did Leia's excuse make any sense?

As I am sure most of us non-donkey riding folk here on SFF are familiar with... Facts: Princess Leia was traveling on the Tantive IV trying to get the stolen plans ...
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Were the Skywalker twins born prematurely? [duplicate]

Did Padme follow the Earthling Human gestation cycle? Were they born prematurely?
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Did Luke or Leia ever feel romantic attraction to each other?

In Return of the Jedi, Luke and Leia This development was... strange, to say the least. On one hand, they kissed in the films twice. On the other hand, one kiss was for luck, and the other was to ...
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When did Han start to fall for Leia?

In Star Wars: A New Hope, I noticed Han calling Leia "sister" twice. Also, he made it clear that he was in for rescuing Leia because she was rich who could well paid him. When did he romantically ...
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Did Jabba let slave Leia sleep?

Did Jabba let Leia sleep? Because when Luke enters, she appears to be be sleeping but I'm not sure if she's just lying down.
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Did Princess Leia ever use The Force?

According to this question (better citation needed), Yoda said to Luke: The Force is strong with your father, you, and your sister. Did Leia ever use The Force?
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Did Darth Vader know Leia is his daughter from the start?

When Darth Vader and Princess Leia meet on board the Tantive IV in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope for the first time, does Darth Vader know she's his daughter?