Actor Carrie Fisher, who's best known for her role as Princess Leia in Star Wars, has died at the age of 60 after a massive heart attack. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian of The Young Turks discuss the life and death of Carrie Fisher. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.
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"Carrie Fisher, the brash and witty Hollywood princess who became a galactic princess in Star Wars and later found acclaim as an author and screenwriter, died after suffering a heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles on Friday. She was 60.
Fisher’s death was confirmed to Entertainment Weekly and PEOPLE in a statement released by family spokesperson Simon Halls on behalf of Fisher’s daughter, Billie Lourd.
“It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” the statement read. “She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly. Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.”*
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