Carrie Fisher | 1956 – 2016
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Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia Organa in “Star Wars: Episode IV -- A New Hope”

Carrie Fisher | 1956 – 2016

Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia in the 1977 film “Star Wars.”

 (20th Century Fox)
Carrie Fisher | 1956 – 2016

Carrie Fisher, in 2007.

 

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 1987

Carrie Fisher at the Farmers Market in 1987.

 (Ellen Jaskol / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 1956 – 2016

Three generations: Carrie Fisher, with her mother, Debbie Reynolds, and daughter, Billie Lourd, in 1994.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 2015

Carrie Fisher sits with her dog, Gary, at a panel at Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim in 2015.

 (Allen J. Schaben / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 1958

Twenty-three-month-old Carrie Fisher with her mother, Debbie Reynods, on Sept. 9, 1958.

 (Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 1959

Carrie Fisher, 3, gives mother Debbie Reynolds a hug after her afternoon nap in their home in West Los Angeles, on Nov. 16, 1959.

 (Ray Graham / Los Angeles Times)
‘Star Wars’ | 1977

Carrie Fisher played Princess Leia to  Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker in the “Star Wars” films.

 

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‘Star Wars’ | 1977

Carrie Fisher with Mark Hamill, left, and Harrison Ford in “Star Wars.”

 

 (Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 1978

Carrie Fisher with Harrison Ford, left, Anthony Daniels and Peter Mayhew as they relax during a break from the filming of a television special presentation in Los Angeles on Oct. 5, 1978.

 (Associated Press)
‘The Empire Strikes Back’ | 1980

Carrie Fisher speaks with director Irvin Kershner during filming of “The Empire Strikes Back.”

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‘Return of the Jedi’ | 1983

Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher), in iconic slave-girl bikini, is held captive by Jabba the Hutt in “Return of the Jedi.”

 (20th Century Fox / Lucasfilm Ltd)
‘Delusions of Grandma’ | 1993

Carrie Fisher leafs through her novel “Delusions of Grandma” before speaking at the Los Angeles Times’ annual authors luncheon in 1994.

 (Karen Tapia / Los Angeles Times)
‘All Star Moms’ | 1997

Debbie Reynolds, left, and her daughter, Carrie Fisher, hosted “All Star Moms." 

 (Cliff Lipson / CBS)
Paul Simon & Carrie Fisher | 1982

Singer-composer Paul Simon and actress Carrie Fisher leave the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City, after a memorial service for comedian John Belushi.

 (Marty Lederhandler / Associated Press)
Carrie Fisher | 1999

Carrie Fisher interviews Steve Martin in 1999.

 

 (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 2004

Carrie Fisher photographed in her house in Beverly Hills in 2004.

 (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 2004

Carrie Fisher, in her bedroom in her Beverly Hils home.

 (Lawrence K. Ho / Los Angeles Times)
‘Wishful Drinking’ | 2006

Carrie Fisher stars in her one-woman  autobiographical show, “Wishful Drinking,” at the Geffen Playhouse in Westwood on Nov. 4, 2006.

 (Damon Winter / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 2010

Carrie Fisher, promoting her HBO special “Wishful Drinking,” in her home on Dec. 2, 2010.

 (Mark Boster / Los Angeles Times)
Carrie Fisher | 2015
Carrie Fisher at the red-carpet premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in Hollywood on Dec. 14, 2015. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)
‘Wishful Drinking’ | 2010

Carrie Fisher in HBO’s documentary about her one-woman stage show, “Wishful Drinking.”

 (Patrick Harbron / HBO)
‘In the Know’ | 2002

Carrie Fisher, host of “In the Know.”

 (Michael Jacobs)
SAG Awards | 2015
Carrie Fisher presents her mother, Debbie Reynolds, the Life Achievement Award at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Jan. 25, 2015.  (Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)
SAG Awards | 2015

Carrie Fisher, right, with her mother, Debbie Reynolds, at the 21st Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles on Jan. 25, 2015.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
‘The Best Awful’ | 2016

Carrie Fisher autographs her book “The Best Awful” at a promotional event in London.

 (John D. McHugh / Associated Press)
San Diego Comic-Con | 2015

Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford at the “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” panel at San Diego Comic-Con on July 10, 2015.

 (Richard Shotwell / Associated Press)
Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher | 2014

Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher attend the Midnight Mission’s Golden Heart Gala at the Beverly Wilshire  in Beverly Hills.

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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ premiere | 2015

Carrie Fisher with her daughter, Billie Lourd, on the red carpet at the premiere of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” in Hollywood on Dec. 14, 2015.

 (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times)
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ | 2015

Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford reprise their iconic “Star Wars” roles in “The Force Awakens.”

 (Disney/Lucasfilms)
‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ | 2015

Carrie Fisher in a poster for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.”

 (Disney / Lucasfilms)
‘Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ | 2016

A scene from the documentary “Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds.”

 (Festival de Cannes)
‘The Princess Diarist’ | 2016

Carrie Fisher’s most recent book is “The Princess Diarist,” a memoir based on the diaries she kept during the filming of the first “Star Wars” film.

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