Hollywood is keeping Billie Lourd in its thoughts and prayers.
The Scream Queens actress lost her 60-year-old mother, Carrie Fisher, Tuesday, and her 84-year-old grandmother, Debbie Reynolds, Wednesday. “Carrie’s daughter is 24 years old. To have to lose the girls, it’s just horrible,” her uncle, Todd Fisher, told E! News. “She’s got their genes, but you can’t even imagine. I can’t imagine being 24 and having to do this—and I’m 59.”
Billie’s bond with Debbie was apparent when she appeared on NBC’s … read more
No one can begin to imagine what Billie Lourd is feeling right now.
The young Scream Queens star has been at the forefront of everyone’s thoughts after her mother Carrie Fisher and grandmother Debbie Reynolds passed away on Tuesday and Wednesday, respectively.
In hopes of adding some love and light during this time of tremendous loss, Lourd’s stepfather, Bruce Bozzi, who married her father Bryan Lourd in October 2016, took to Instagram to share a fond memory with Billie, along with a heartfelt message … read more
We can’t even begin to imagine how this family must be feeling right now.
Carrie Fisher’s untimely passing has really rattled her loved ones, to the point that her autopsy is on hold. The Star Wars icon passed away Tuesday after going into cardiac arrest, and the LA County Coroner asked her daughter, Billie Lourd, for permission to perform the procedure, seeing as the Scream Queens star is the late legend’s next of kin.
However, TMZ is reporting the 24-year-old was completely devastated by losing … read more
Carrie Fisher’s ex-husband, Paul Simon, has broken his silence following her death at age 60 on Tuesday, December 27. “Yesterday was a horrible day,” the former Simon & Garfunkel musician, 75, tweeted Wednesday, December 28. “Carrie was a special, wonderful girl. It’s too soon.” Simon and Fisher were married for one year from 1983 to 1984. After their divorce, however, they dated on and off for almost a decade. Back in 2012, the Star Wars actress called Simon one of the loves of her life. “He’s … read more
Paul Simon isn’t taking the news of Carrie Fisher’s death well. The musician, who was briefly married to Fisher in the 1980s, expressed his condolences in a tweet early Wednesday morning. The beloved actress and author died Tuesday following her hospitalization last week. She was 60.
Fisher and Simon met while Fisher was filming the first “Star Wars” movie, which debuted in 1977. “Once they saw each other, no one else mattered to either of them,” Peter Ames Carlin wrote in this year’s … read more
There are so few true icons.
“Iconic” is a word that gets thrown around haphazardly, having become interchangeable with any word that connotes fame and losing its primary definition as something inspiring unflagging, uncritical devotion.
Yet Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia fits the bill.
When every other movie and TV show these days is a spin-off, a reboot, a remake, the mass-entertainment moments that resonate as singular are becoming increasingly rare. Even fewer and more far between are truly memorable … read more
Actress Carrie Fisher, best known for playing Princess Leia Organa in the original “Star Wars” trilogy, has died at age 60.
Fisher was taken to UCLA Medical Center after reportedly suffering a heart attack on Friday. She leaves behind a daughter, 24-year-old actress Billie Lourd, who released this statement through the family’s spokesman, Simon Halls:
“It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” reads … read more
Jamie Lee Curtis mourned the death of Star Wars icon Carrie Fisher on Tuesday, December 27, by paying tribute to her Scream Queens costar and Fisher’s daughter, Billie Lourd. “My mother’s heart goes out to this exquisitely talented young woman. Her mother’s spirit and talent lives on in her and I’m sure all of Carrie’s fans and friends will give her space and privacy,” Curtis, 58, captioned a black-and-white shot of Lourd, 24, from Scream Queens. As previously reported by Us Weekly, Fisher … read more
Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday, December 27, four days after suffering a heart attack. The Star Wars icon was 60. “It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” family spokesman Simon Halls said in a statement to Us Weekly. “She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly. Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.”
As previously reported, the actress suffered a massive heart attack … read more
Going to the dark side. Carrie Fisher admits her 1976 affair with Star Wars costar Harrison Ford left her feeling vulnerable. “It was sad because I was so insecure,” Fisher, 60, revealed on the Today show Monday, November 21, of her three-month tryst with the then-married father of two. The actress, who played Princess Leia in the original Star Wars trilogy and reprised the role in last year’s The Force Awakens, discusses the situation in her upcoming book, The Princess Diarist — a published … read more
Not everyone appreciates Andy Cohen’s sense of humor.
As the New York Times bestselling author details in his new memoir, Superficial: More Adventures From the Andy Cohen Diaries, Taylor Swift didn’t even crack a smile during their exchange during 2016 Met Gala after-party. As Cohen tells it, he and CAA’s Bryan Lourd were waiting for Lady Gaga to perform with Mark Ronson when they bumped into Swift by the bar.
“Why I felt I needed to get involved I will never know (maybe I was auditioning for her … read more
Andy Cohen is spilling the beans — and the tea. The Watch What Happens Live host claimed in his new book, Superficial: More Adventures From the Andy Cohen Diaries, that he witnessed Taylor Swift throw shade at her nemesis Katy Perry at the 2016 Met Gala afterparty.
In the memoir, Cohen, 48, says he and talent agent Bryan Lourd were waiting for Lady Gaga and Mark Ronson to perform at the New York City event in May when he approached Swift, 26, by the bar. “Why I felt I needed to get involved I … read more
Rachel Roy has been hiding out since Beyonce called out “Becky with the good hair,” and the Beyhive attacked the dress designer over rumors she had an affair with Jay Z. Click through the gallery to see what the women have been doing since Lemonade dropped.
Beyonce was the shining star at the Met Gala on May 2, 2016, wearing a stunning latex Givenchy gown. She returned to the scene of the epic fight between her sister, Solange, and her husband, Jay Z, with her head held high.
Roy was noticeably … read more
With donations from famous friends like Jennifer Garner, Alec Baldwin and Michael Douglas, Melissa Gilbert’s campaign for Congress in Michigan’s 8th district is off to a well-financed start. That said, the 51-year-old actress, who rose to fame for playing Laura Ingalls Wilder in the 1970s hit TV series Little House on the Prairie, is facing a tough battle in the swingy, gerrymandered district that encompasses the roughly 100 miles of farmland between the state capital of Lansing and the upscale … read more
Now that’s a power couple! Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg is reportedly dating again after her husband, Dave Goldberg, passed away unexpectedly last May. Page Six reported on Tuesday, March 1, that the bestselling author of Lean In has been spending some quality time with a longtime pal, gaming mogul Bobby Kotick, whose company owns Guitar Hero and Call of Duty. According to Page Six, Kotick, 53, and the Facebook exec, 46, went public this past weekend at various Oscar parties in L.A. Sandberg and … read more