‘Star Wars’ Actress Carrie Fisher Dies at 60 After Suffering Heart Attack

‘Star Wars’ Actress Carrie Fisher Dies at 60 After Suffering Heart Attack

August 15, 2019 0 By Bertrand Dibbert


DOVER STREET. MORE INFORMATION AS IT COMES IN. THE ACTRESS AND GENERATION CAME TO KNOW AS PRINCESS LAY YA. CARRIE FISHER DIED AT THE AGE OF 60. SHE HOSPITALIZED AFTER SUFFERING A HEART ATTACK. KURT GREGORY HAS MORE. Reporter: CARRIE FISHER WAS BORN IN 1956 INTO ENTERTAINMENT ROYALTY. THE DAUGHTER OF EDDY FISHER AND ACTRESS DEB RERAY NOELTDZ. APPEARING AS A SINGER TRO BROADWAY’S IRENE ALONGSIDE HER MOTHER. HER FILM DAY BUTTE WAS IN 1975 IN THE COMEDY SHAMPOO. BUT JUST 2 YEARS LATER SHE BLASTED OFF TO STARDOM IN ‘STAR WARS’. SHE WAS RETURN AT PRINCESS LEAH AR GON IN THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK. BUT BEHIND THE CURTAIN, FISHER BATTLED YEARS OF DRUG DID HE PENDENCY AND SCANDAL. IN 1983, SHE MARRIED SINGER PAUL SIMON BUT THE MARRIAGE ENDED JUST 8 MONTHS LATER. FISHER TURNED TO WHITING, PUBLISHING HER FIRST NOVEL IN 1987. POST CARDS FROM THE EDGE. IN ALL WRITING SEVEN BOOKS, WORKING ON DOZENS OF PLAYS FOR SCREEN AND STAGE IN BETWEEN ROLLS ON THE BIG AND SMALL SCREEN. SHE WROTE AND STARTED IN WISHFUL DRINKING ON BROADWAY. I AM THE PENS DISPENSER AND I’M IN THE ABNORMAL WAL PSYCHOLOGY TEXT BOOKS. WHO SAYS YOU CAN’T HAVE IT ALL? Reporter: THE ONE WOMAN SHOW EXAMINED HER LIFE AS A CHILD IN HOLLYWOOD GLOWING UP IN THE GLARE OF THE SPOTLIGHT. BATTLING ADDICTION AND HER FIGHT AGAINST BIPOLAR DISORDER. THE BOOK ADD DEPUTY TAGS WOULD GO ON TO BE A NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER N. THE PAST 2 YEARS SHE CAME BACK TO THE STORY THAT MADE HER FAMOUS. PRE PRIZING HER ROLE AS PRINCESS LAY YA IN THE STARS WARS 7 THE FORCE AWAKENS AND