‘Star Wars’ Actress Carrie Fisher Dies at Age 60

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‘Star Wars’ Actress Carrie Fisher Dies at Age 60 [Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons]
Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher dies at age 60, her family announced on Tuesday, days after she suffered a massive heart attack on a flight from the London to Los Angeles, People is reporting. Fisher was 60 years old.

Fisher, the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds, rose to fame as Princess Leia in the ‘Star Wars’ film franchise.

CNN reports that as Fisher’s flight approached Los Angeles International Airport last Friday, she became ill. Passengers reported rushed to aid. She was later taken to a local hospital and placed in intensive care.

Tributes are pouring in for Carrie Fisher: