Carrie Fisher, (aka Princess Leia from Star Wars), is in critical condition following a heart attack on an airplane…
LOS ANGELES (CBS13) — Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher has been hospitalized after a ‘cardiac episode’, according to a report from the Los Angeles Times.
Fisher is best known for her role as Princess Leia Organa in the Star Wars series later named general in “The Force Awakens.”
Fisher is the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds. The 60-year-old actress made her film debut in 1975 in “Shampoo” with Warren Beatty. Her big break came in 1977 hit Star Wars.
Fisher has reprised the role of Princess Leia in “The Empire Strikes Back,” “Return of the Jedi,” and most recently in 2015’s “The Force Awakens.” She’s expected to be in Star Wars Episode VIII, slated for a 2017 release.
She appeared on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last month with her French bulldog Gary
LAtimes.com says that Carrie is currently in critical condition.