This year has already brought us a range of sad news. However, it has not come to its end… Carrie Fisher, widely known as Princess Lea in the beloved Star Wars, has passed away. The actress was 60 years old. The star suffered a heart attack while flying. Carrie was admitted into intensive care during the holiday weekend.
Thousands of fans, admirers and friends shared the news about her condition on social media. Fisher has reprised her character in the coming-soon Star Wars: Episode VIII. Debbie Reynolds, a Hollywood icon and mother of the star, wrote on Twitter that her daughter’s condition was stable.
Be sure to read and hear many more tributes in the coming days. Billie Lourd, Carrie’s daughter released a statement via the spokesman of the family. The statement confirmed that Fisher passed away at 8.55. Princess Lea was adored by the whole world and she will be missed. Billie also thanked for the fans’ prayers and thoughts.