Carrie Fisher

Fisher at the [[70th Venice International Film Festival|70th Venice International<br>Film Festival]], September 2013 Carrie Frances Fisher (October 21, 1956 – December 27, 2016) was an American actress, writer, and comedian. Fisher is best known for playing Princess Leia in the ''Star Wars'' films, a role for which she was nominated for four Saturn Awards. Her other film credits include ''Shampoo'' (1975), ''The Blues Brothers'' (1980), ''Hannah and Her Sisters'' (1986), ''The 'Burbs'' (1989), ''When Harry Met Sally...'' (1989), ''Soapdish'' (1991), and ''The Women'' (2008). She was nominated twice for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her performances on the television series ''30 Rock'' and ''Catastrophe''. She was posthumously made a Disney Legend in 2017, and in 2018 she was awarded a posthumous Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album.

Fisher wrote several semi-autobiographical novels, including ''Postcards from the Edge'' and an autobiographical one-woman play, and its non-fiction book, ''Wishful Drinking'', based on the play. She wrote the screenplay for the film version of ''Postcards From The Edge'' which garnered her a BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay nomination, and her one-woman stage show of ''Wishful Drinking'' was filmed for television and received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety Special. She worked on other writers' screenplays as a script doctor, including tightening the scripts for ''Hook'' (1991), ''Sister Act'' (1992), ''The Wedding Singer'' (1998), and many of the films from the ''Star Wars'' franchise, among others. In later years, she earned praise for speaking publicly about her experiences with bipolar disorder and drug addiction.

Fisher was the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds. She and her mother appear in ''Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds'', a documentary about their relationship. It premiered at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. Fisher died of a sudden cardiac arrest on December 27, 2016, at age 60, four days after experiencing a medical emergency during a transatlantic flight from London to Los Angeles. One of her final films, ''Star Wars: The Last Jedi'', was released on December 15, 2017, and is dedicated to her. Fisher will appear in ''Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker'' through the use of unreleased footage from ''The Force Awakens'' and ''The Last Jedi''. Provided by Wikipedia
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Published 2016
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Published 2016
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Published 2016
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by Fisher, Carrie,, Fisher, Carrie,
Published 2016
...Fisher, Carrie. Best awful there is...
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by Fisher, Carrie,, Fisher, Carrie,
Published 1988
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Published 2016
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Published 2011
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by Fisher, Carrie.
Published 1989
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Published 2008
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by Fisher, Carrie,
Published 1987
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Published 1994
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Published 2003
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by Fisher, Carrie.
Published 2003
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Published 2008
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by Fisher, Carrie.
Published 1987
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by Fisher, Carrie.
Published 1990
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