What Is the ‘Star Wars’ Curse?
After the original “Star Wars” trilogy was released to theaters, many of its stars had problems off screen. Mark Hamill, who plays Luke Skywalker, was involved in a massive car crash that left him needing nose surgery. Carrie Fisher, who played Princess Leia, battled depression and addiction. Creator George Lucas got divorced after his wife left him for a younger man. Just before “The Phantom Menace” opened in 1999, Inside Edition explored the so-called curse of the “Star Wars” franchise.