08 Dec 2015 6:38 PM +00:00 UTC

Why Leia Didn't Become A Jedi After Episode VI

At the Star Wars: TheForce Awakens junket, IGN asked J.J. Abrams why didn't Leia become a Jedi after Episode VI:Return of the Jedi. Abrams explains it's a question that he, Kasdan, and Fisher discussed a bit, and it was decided it was the path Leia made. She chose to be a General rather than a Jedi. You can watch his response below:

Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be released in theaters on Dec. 18.

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