It wasn’t until two years later, though, that Fisher became a household name.
In 1977, she starred in a sci-fi movie from the director of .
Though Fisher had no idea what a phenomenon the movie would become, she did sign on for it primarily because its script “was really cool”—and because of how strong her role, the fearless Princess Leia, was.
“I don't know what your idea of distress is, but that wasn't [it],” she told would go on to launch a global empire of films, television series, books, and merchandise. It wasn't my choice,” she told NPR in November.
He only stopped when his son told him to, TMZ reports An unidentified source said that Kicks coach Derek Fisher (left) and Govan, who stars on basketball Wives LA, have been dating for 'a few months', and that when Barnes heard Fisher was at Gloria's home he 'went crazy' drove there to 'beat the sh**t' out of Fisher The New York Post reports that Fisher and Govan, who stars on basketball Wives LA, have been dating for 'a few months', and that when Barnes heard Fisher was at Gloria's home he 'went crazy' drove there to 'beat the sh**t' out of Fisher.'Matt and I were together for eight years.Knicks coach Derek Fisher was attacked in Los Angeles by NBA bad boy Matt Barnes, who drove 95 miles to “beat the s—t out of him” when he found out Fisher was romancing his estranged wife, sources told The Post on Wednesday.The 6-foot-7 Barnes, who now plays for the Memphis Grizzlies, made a fast break from his team’s California training camp Saturday when he was tipped off that Fisher was making time with sultry “Basketball Wives LA” star Gloria Govan in the home Barnes once shared with her. Sources told The Post that Barnes became incensed when his 6-year-old twin sons, Carter and Isaiah, called to tell him that Fisher was at the house. He got in his car and went to the house and went after Fisher,” one source said.“Matt then drove down there to beat the s–t out of him.” Fisher and Barnes were teammates on the LA Lakers for two seasons.Barnes — a forward who’s known as an “enforcer” for his aggressive style of play — found Fisher, Govan and about 10 other people around a bonfire in the back yard, sources said. between the 235-pound Barnes and the 6-1, 200-pound Fisher.