In it, she essayed the role of Betsy Faye Sharon. She was a wanton, no-nonsense soap opera producer. The character was a self-proclaimed “bitch” that refused to take nonsense from anybody around her. Soapdish is a film packed with colourful characters and peculiar personifications. Nevertheless, Fisher’s Betsy was definitely a standout.
There are many reasons to recollect 1975’s Shampoo. As it is, the film conveyed sharp political parody instantly after the Watergate scandal. Furthermore, it gathered various award nominations and wins after its release. Nonetheless, the greatest and best reason to recollect Shampoo is that it introduced Carrie Fisher to us. Although Fisher’s Lorna Karpf doesn’t have a main part in the film, the performance demonstrated what she was capable of and paved her way for Leia Organa just two years after this film.