It starred her mother Debbie Reynolds, as well as Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Collins and Shirley Mac Laine.She did uncredited polishes on movies in a 15-year stretch from 1991 to 2005.Lee Grant and Jack Warden play the role of her parents in the film.
She also co-wrote the TV comedy film These Old Broads (2001), of which she was also co-executive producer.
She appeared on Broadway in Censored Scenes from King Kong in 1980.
The same year, she reprised her role as Princess Leia in The Empire Strikes Back, and appeared with her Star Wars co-stars on the cover of the July 12, 1980 issue of Rolling Stone to promote the film.
In 1986 she starred along with Barbara Hershey and Mia Farrow in Woody Allen's Hannah and Her Sisters.
In 1987, Fisher published her first novel, Postcards from the Edge.