Carrie Fisher Responds To 'Star Wars' Fans Who Say She Looks Too Old in 'The Force Awakens'

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In J.J. Abrams' Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the former princess Leia Organa (Carrie Fisher) is now a high-ranking general of the Resistance.

There's a lot of possibilities for Leia to dive into in the future Star Wars films, but some fans are more interested in discussing how Carrie Fisher looks in The Force Awakens—and how she's aged since 1983's Return of the Jedi.

The blunt actress isn't having it anymore. She took it to Twitter to respond to the critics, noting that their words have hurt her:

During the Star Wars press tour, Fisher has been open about the harsh reality of the entertainment industry, particularly on women. Fisher previously toldGood Housekeeping U.K. that she had to lose weight for The Force Awakens role.

"Nothing changes: it's an appearance-driven thing," she said. "I'm in a business where the only thing that matters is weight and appearance. That is so messed up. They might as well say get younger, because that's how easy it is."