â There’s been a run on Carrie Fisher’s books since the Star Wars actress and humorist died on Tuesday, reports the AP. Fisher’s book, The Princess Diarist, was on top of Amazon’s list of best-selling books on Wednesday. Wishful Drinking and Postcards From the Edge were also in Amazon’s top 10, with Shockaholic ranked as No. 57. Five of the top 10 books on Amazon’s “Movers and Shakers” list, which measures titles that show the greatest upward movement in sales over a 24-hour period, were by … read more
Debbie Reynolds wasn’t just a Hollywood icon—she was one of its biggest fans.
The 84-year-old actress, who starred in movies such as Singin’ in the Rain, died Wednesday, a day after her daughter and Star Wars star Carrie Fisher passed away at age 60 following a cardiac event.
During her life, Reynolds was somewhat of a Hollywood historian. She was an avid memorabilia collector and helped preserve costumes and props from many popular films for about 60 years. Reynolds once owned the Debbie Reynolds … read more
Debbie Reynolds’ son, Todd Fisher, opened up about the actress’ Wednesday, December 28, death in a new interview.
“She was very peaceful and quiet,” he told ABC News on Thursday, December 29. “It happened very gently.”
The Singin’ in the Rain star died at the age of 84 on Wednesday, one day after the passing of her daughter, Carrie Fisher. According to TMZ, shortly before she suffered a possible stroke, she told Todd that she missed Carrie and wanted to be with her. “She loved taking care of my … read more
Debbie Reynolds was best known as a Hollywood song-and-dance icon.
She played her most notable roles in the 1950s and ’60s, in movies such as “Singin’ in the Rain” and “The Unsinkable Molly Brown.” But the 84-year-old actress, who died Wednesday, just one day after her daughter Carrie Fisher’s untimely death, experimented with a variation of roles throughout her 68-year career. She affected generations with her undeniable talent, even making a significant impression in children’s … read more
Scores of Carrie Fisher’s fans flocked to the Hollywood Walk of Fame to pay tribute to the Star Wars actress after she died. But there was no star in her name to be found. So they created one.
The fans laid candles, roses, cinnamon rolls and lightsaber toys on a previously blank star, one of several on the famed sidewalks, with the words “Carrie Fisher, may the force be with you always” and “Hope” scrawled on it. A red velvet rope was later placed around the makeshift memorial.
Some fans arrived … read more
Debbie Reynolds is best known as the song-and-dance whiz who dazzled us in “Singin’ on the Rain,” “The Tender Trap” and “The Unsinkable Molly Brown.” The woman never stopped working. New generations were introduced to her through “Will & Grace,” “Halloweentown,” “Behind the Candelabra” and a wealth of other roles.
Reynolds, who died Wednesday at age 84, was also a gossip fixture thanks to her friendship with the high priestess of the tabloids, Elizabeth Taylor. The … read more
Wednesday night (December 28), just a day after the death of her daughter, Carrie Fisher, actress Debbie Reynolds died at age 84. Though Reynolds spent a lifetime in Hollywood — starring in classics Singin’ in the Rain and How the West Was Won — to many ’90s kids (including me), she was Aggie Cromwell, a beloved witch from Disney’s 1998 movie Halloweentown.
After news of her death spread, her Halloweentown onscreen family posted thoughts on social media about their late co-star and friend. “What … read more
Debbie Reynolds, Oscar-nominated actress and the mother to the late Carrie Fisher, died at the age of 84 on Wednesday (Dec. 28, 2016) while making funeral arrangements for the Star Wars icon. According to her surviving son, Todd Fisher, the Singin’ in the Rain star told her family that she wanted to be with her daughter before suffering a stroke.
“I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie,” Todd told TMZ of what was his mother’s final words.
Paramedics were called to Todd’s Beverly … read more
After Hollywood legend Debbie Reynolds died on Wednesday, just one day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher, tributes poured in for the 84-year-old actress.
Debra Messing, who co-starred with Debbie Reynolds for eight seasons on “Will & Grace,” wrote a moving post about what it was like having the icon as a TV mom for so many years. “Debbie went to be with Carrie. She always worried about her,” Messing wrote in an Instagram post on Wednesday. “Carrie left too soon … read more
Beyond words. After losing both her half sister Carrie Fisher and her stepmom, Debbie Reynolds, Joely Fisher tweeted that she is “inconsolable.” “Some of the magic people have left the tribe…for the moment I am inconsolable…,” Joely, who’s the daughter of Reynolds’ ex-husband Eddie Fisher and Connie Stevens, wrote on Wednesday, December 28. Earlier in the day, amid news that Reynolds had suffered a medical emergency, the Ellen alum, 49, shared two photos of her modern family from the premiere … read more
â Hollywood is a sadder place with the loss of beloved star Debbie Reynolds, who died Wednesday, just a day after the death of daughter Carrie Fisher. The 84-year-old Reynolds is believed to have suffered a stroke at son Todd Fisher’s home while planning her daughter’s funeral, the BBC reports. Todd Fisher said the grief and stress of Carrie’s death had been too much for his mother and the last thing she said was that “she was very, very sad about losing Carrie and that she would like to be … read more
Halloweentown’s Kimberly J. Brown posted a sweet tribute to her former TV grandma Debbie Reynolds following the legendary actress’ death at age 84 on Wednesday, December 28, one day after her daughter Carrie Fisher’s death. Brown, now 32, and Reynolds starred in 1998’s Halloweentown as Marnie Piper and Aggie Cromwell, respectively. In the TV movie, Marnie finds out that her grandmother Aggie is a witch and teams up with her to save supernatural creatures. “What do you say about a woman who had such … read more
Hollywood is a little bit dimmer now that one of its brightest stars has faded.
Debbie Reynolds—star of Singin’ in the Rain and other film classics—died Wednesday at age 84, just one day after her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher, suddenly passed away at age 60. In light of the tragedies, Reynolds’ fans and friends took to social media to share their sympathies.
One of the most heartwarming tributes came courtesy of Kristen Anderson-Lopez (of Frozen songwriting fame). The Grammy-winning lyricist’s … read more
Debbie Reynolds tragically died of a stroke on Wednesday, December 28 at the age of 84, just one day after her daughter, Carrie Fisher passed away, but her legend lives on. The iconic Singin In The Rain star was known for much so more than being the Star Wars actresses’ mother, and to remember her Us Weekly has listed 10 thing you may not have known about her. 1. Her career was kick started at 16-years-old when she won the Miss Burbank beauty pageant in California in 1948. She was spotted by Warner … read more
Gone, but definitely not forgotten! Carrie Fisher’s fans paid tribute to the late Star Wars actress by creating a makeshift star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Wednesday, December 28, one day after she passed away.
The much loved legend died at the age of 60 and never received an honor on the acclaimed trail, and so her fans turned a blank star into a memorial for her. The message on the plaque read: “Carrie Fisher May the Force Be With You Always Hope.” It was adorned with flowers, candles, … read more