Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher

Actress, screenwriter, novelist
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Carrie Fisher

Carrie Frances Fisher (October 21, 1956 – December 27, 2016) was an American actress, writer, and comedian. Fisher is known for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars films, a role for which she was nominated for four Saturn Awards. Her other film credits include Shampoo (1975), The Blues Brothers (1980), Hannah and Her Sisters (1986), The 'Burbs (1989), When Harry Met Sally... (1989), Soapdish (1991), and The Women (2008). Fisher was nominated twice for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her performances on the television series 30 Rock and Catastrophe. She was posthumously made a Disney Legend in 2017, and in 2018 she was awarded a posthumous Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album.

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Full name at birth
Carrie Frances Fisher
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Claim to fame
Princess Leia Organa from the Star Wars movie series
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Date of birth
21 October 1956
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Place of birth
Burbank, California, USA
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Date of death
27 December 2016
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Place of death
Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
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Cause of death
Cardiac arrest due to sleep apnea and atherosclerosis
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Resting place
Cremated: portion of her ashes buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills, U.S.
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Occupation
Comedian, Actress, Writer, Activist
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Height
5' 1" (155 cm)
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Weight
130 lbs (59.0 kg)
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7
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Net worth
$25,000,000 USD
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High school
Beverly Hills High School, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States
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University
Central School Pf Speech And Drama, London, England, United Kingdom
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Talent agency
Celebrity Talent International
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