In the 1990s, Carrie Fisher would show Return of the Jedi to her daughter, Billie Catherine Lourd, who fell asleep the first time she saw it. Chuck The sixth episode of , an - series about a nondescript -whiz-turned-, prominently features the slave Leia costume. One prominent example was , the star of the shows and , who was photographed wearing the outfit during a costume party. The episode, which aired September 14, 2008, begins with Collins sitting on a couch in his underwear, pretending to be Jabba the Hutt. The costume designers made a of Carrie Fisher's so it could be designed to a custom fit.
The suit is also worn by the in when she dances for on. Within the -universe, the veils were made of the luxury cloth and the leather boots were made from hide, a beast of burden. The costume was inspired by the works of , a who often concentrated on the female form. The costume appeared in the film and was worn by and , both of whom portray. She wore the outfit in order to seduce , a Hutt criminal with a on his head; once the two were alone together, Wesell successfully killed him. The two performed a more polished version of the dance during the finals.
That's the moment when she stopped being a princess and became, you know, a woman! In the 2002 comic , written by , wears a similar garment during the incident. It also appeared later that year on the cover of , a collection of the combined works of Rubio and , which showed Leia wearing the costume while chasing after and. In , Leia takes off her outfit to reveal her slave outfit when lusting after Boba Fett in the opening scene, during a telling of the ultimate Star Wars fantasy from the nerd from episode 1. Fan-made creations Gentle Giant Ltd. And I'd argue that her being able to look good in a bikini for a few minutes onscreen really did contribute to the handsome monetary success that she enjoyed so much and for so long afterward. It's not like everyone looks back on her performance and chuckles that the only good thing about it was she looked hot in a bikini.
Two girls wear a costume identical to the slave Leia costume in the first season finale of the cartoon. At the end of the episode, Rachel wears a replica of the Princess Leia slave uniform and tries to seduce Ross. In particular , the actor who played , could see more of the actress than she was comfortable with. Lisa Curran said the popularity of Leia's slave costume demonstrates the allure and popularity of the swimsuit, even in a setting. Han got captured and detained too.
She remained brave and kept her chin held high while she was enslaved too. In the other, she is huddled submissively at the foot of that throne wearing the slave costume she was forced to wear by Jabba. They didn't force her to do a topless scene or anything. The only specific request officials made to Sano was to replace an existing image of Leia Organa with one of the princess wearing her slave costume.
The outfit was first developed in sketches by , the Jedi costume designer who previously served as assistant art director of visual effects for. After a brief introduction to the episode, Collins speaks in to Christy, then pretends to pull her closer and laughs like Jabba. The Slave Leia costume refers to the -style outfit worn by when she was captured by in. A deluxe version was released a few years later, packaged with a sail barge cannon and a fabric loincloth. I could even see that being argued positively from a feminist perspective.
Within the game, Bronzebeard appears in the Blackrock Depths during a mission in which the player must kill her husband, Emperor Dagran Thaurissan. Harrison isn't saying he hated being the weak guy who couldn't even avoid a little carbonite. One of the fans is an overweight woman wearing a replica of the Leia's slave bikini. In that vision, she appears to have given up: she sobs, her eyes are downcast and she looks beaten and defeated. It's also not like it's just her in a bikini for 2 hours.
Famous Slave Leia model Christy Marie dressed in an exact replica of Leia's costume sits upright on the floor, attached to a chain held by Collins. She didn't like how it took a character who was active in the previous two movies and turned her into the damsel in distress. Variations of the costume have been worn by characters in other Star Wars mediums, like in , in , and the in. Christy makes a disgusted reaction and noise similar to the one Carrie Fisher made when Jabba extends his tongue toward her in Return of the Jedi.