Todd Fisher suffered unimaginable loss this week when his sister, Carrie Fisher, and mom, Debbie Reynolds, passed away within one day of each other. In addition to celebrities paying tribute to the iconic actresses on social media, there has also been an outpouring of love from some of their biggest fans. While Carrie was most well-known for her role in Star War, Debbie earned Hollywood legend status with her role in Singin’ in the Rain. And on Thursday, Todd shared with his Twitter followers that … read more
Poor Todd Fisher lost his sister and his mother in the span of two days.
The 58-year-old has put on a brave face throughout this devastatingly difficult week, and kept the public informed about Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ health issues and sudden passings.
But now, the filmmaker is giving himself a chance to mourn.
On Thursday — just after the 84-year-old succumbed to a fatal stroke and the Star Wars icon lost her life to cardiac arrest — the California native posted a touching Twitter … read more
Debbie Reynolds’ son has concluded that his mother died of “heartache.” Todd Fisher told ABC News that Reynolds collapsed on Wednesday while making funeral arrangements for her daughter, Carrie Fisher, who died one day earlier. “She was very peaceful and quiet,” Todd said. “It happened very gently.”
Todd said his mother, who was 84, regretted not being able to say goodbye to her daughter. Half an hour after saying she wanted to be with Carrie again, Reynolds collapsed at Todd’s home. … read more
At least Debbie Reynolds went peacefully.
On Wednesday, the Hollywood icon tragically passed away after suffering a stroke. The 84-year-old had been at her son’s home, planning the funeral of her daughter, Carrie Fisher, who had died only one day earlier.
The late legend’s son, Todd Fisher, had previously revealed his mother’s last words were “I want to be with Carrie,” and explained in a new interview with ABC News on Thursday that the Singin’ In The Rain star had gotten her wish, saying: The filmmaker … read more
Debbie Reynolds’ final words, according to her son, were about her late daughter, Carrie Fisher, who died just one day before her.
As previously reported, Reynolds was making funeral arrangements for the Star Wars actress with her son, Todd Fisher, on Wednesday, December 28. According to TMZ, hours before she suffered what is believed to be a stroke, Reynolds told him: “I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie.”
Carrie died on Tuesday at the age of 60, four days after suffering a massive heart … 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
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
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
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
When it came to Debbie Reynolds’ final hours, the Hollywood icon had one heartfelt wish: She wanted to be with her daughter Carrie Fisher.
Shortly after news broke that the Singin’ in the Rain star had passed away, Todd Fisher opened up to E! News about his mom’s mindset.
“She went to be with Carrie. In fact, those were the last words that she spoke this morning,” he shared with E! News. “More specifically, she said that she really, she was under a lot of stress.”
Todd continued, “She held it together … read more
It seems that the loss of her daughter may have been too heavy a burden for Debbie Reynolds to bear.
The 84-year-old Hollywood icon died after suffering a stroke Wednesday, just one day after her daughter, Carrie Fisher, was pronounced dead following a heart attack.
But it’s her final words that show just how much the “Singin’ in the Rain” star loved and missed her daughter.
Todd Fisher, Reynolds’ son, told TMZ that he and Reynolds were planning Carrie Fisher’s funeral Wednesday morning … read more
Debbie Reynolds has been hospitalized a day after the death of her daughter Carrie Fisher.
The 84-year-old actress had just recently mourned the Star Wars star online along with her son Todd Fisher.
Reynolds was rushed to a hospital via ambulance Wednesday afternoon. She was transported in fair to serious condition, E! News has learned. Reynolds was with her son Todd Fisher inside a house at the time and felt unwell, prompting a 911 call to report she had suffered a possible stroke, TMZ reported. … read more
Hours before his mother, Debbie Reynolds, suffered a fatal stroke, Todd Fisher logged on to Twitter to share a few thoughts on his late sister, Carrie Fisher, who had died one day earlier.
“My sister has graduated to heaven, but she has left us all with so much of her,” he wrote to his followers Wednesday morning, including a photo of a young Reynolds holding toddlers Carrie and Todd. “It is a very sad time for my family.” Later that afternoon, while Fisher and his mother were planning funeral … read more