In memoriam: Watch Carrie Fisher's Star Wars audition for A New Hope

Since the devastating news that Carrie Fisher - who played Princess Leia in the Star Wars movies - passed away on Tuesday, there's been an outpouring of grief, love, and appreciation from family, friends, and fans alike. 

She made a huge contribution to cinema, not only as an iconic female role model, but later as a writer and activist. See where it all began with Carrie Fisher's audition for the role of Princess Leia in the video above, and remember what she still means to millions of people around the world. 

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