CAN THE MADNESS OF 2016 JUST STOP ALREADY?! Absolutely devastating news about iconic Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher. The actress famous for playing Princess Leia has died at the age of 60. She suffered a heart attack after flying from London to Los Angeles on December 23rd. via People:
Family spokesman Simon Halls released a statement 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,” reads the statement.
“She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly. Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.”
Fisher was flying from London to Los Angeles on Friday, Dec. 23, when she went into cardiac arrest. Paramedics removed her from the flight and rushed her to a nearby hospital, where she was treated for a heart attack. She later died in the hospital.
2016 can continue to go fuck itself. Let’s remember one of the great actresses of our era with some of her most iconic scenes: