Fisher (center), pictured with Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker (left) and Harrison Ford as Han Solo (right) is best remembered as the tough, feisty and powerful Princess Leia in the original Star Wars in 1977 and the following films in the series

Fisher (center), pictured with Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker (left) and Harrison Ford as Han Solo (right) is best remembered as the tough, feisty and powerful Princess Leia in the original Star Wars in 1977 and the following films in the series

Virginia Cherrill and Cary Grant

Virginia Cherrill and Cary Grant

The Lost Generation in 1920s Paris: Gerald Murphy, painter and socialite, married to Sara Murphy. "Sarah & Gerald," a novel of Paris in the 1920s, by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson.

The Lost Generation in 1920s Paris: Gerald Murphy, painter and socialite, married to Sara Murphy. "Sarah & Gerald," a novel of Paris in the 1920s, by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson.

Ginger Rogers, Jerome Cowan and director Mark Sandrich raise their cups on the set of "Shall We Dance"

Ginger Rogers, Jerome Cowan and director Mark Sandrich raise their cups on the set of "Shall We Dance"

Zelda and F. Scott Fitzgerald in the south of France, ca. the late twenties. “Fitzgerald never seemed to Gerald and Sara Murphy to be a writer on the same level as Hemingway ... They felt that Hemingway was the important writer, the one who was breaking new ground in prose. I don’t think they had the same feeling about Scott, and as a consequence, the idea that he was writing a novel about them did not fill them with joy.”

Being Discovered: An Interview with Calvin Tomkins

Zelda and F. Scott Fitzgerald in the south of France, ca. the late twenties. “Fitzgerald never seemed to Gerald and Sara Murphy to be a writer on the same level as Hemingway ... They felt that Hemingway was the important writer, the one who was breaking new ground in prose. I don’t think they had the same feeling about Scott, and as a consequence, the idea that he was writing a novel about them did not fill them with joy.”

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