Celebrities React: Carrie Fisher Dead At 60

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Carrie Fisher Death Reaction

By Michael Lewittes

Carrie Fisher Death Reaction

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Celebrities are reacting to the death of Carrie Fisher. See stars’ reaction tweets and tributes below.

As Gossip Cop reported, Fisher died on Tuesday after suffering a heart attack a few days earlier on a flight home from London to Los Angeles. The 60-year-old actress, who played Princess Leia in the Star Wars franchise, was rushed to a hospital on Friday after going into cardiac arrest on the plane. On Sunday, her mom, Debbie Reynolds, noted on Twitter that Fisher was in “stable” condition and appreciated the thoughts and prayers of friends and fans. But on Tuesday, it was announced, “Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning. She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly.”

Following the sad news, Fisher’s Star Wars co-star Mark Hamill could only muster on Twitter, “No words #Devastated.” Vivid A. Fox exclaimed, “NOOO! I’m so sad!! Not another one! REST IN PARADISE @carrieffisher #Respect #Gone2Soon.” Connie Britton shared, “Carrie Fisher you were a force throughout your life. And went away too soon dammit. RIP. And 2016 you suck.” And Ellen DeGeneres wrote, “.@CarriefFisher was a brilliant writer, actor, and friend. She was so much fun. I can’t believe she’s gone.”

“Such a sad day for her family, friends and millions of fans. Carrie Fisher is deeply missed,” offered Jon Favreau.” Alyssa Milano tweeted, “Thank you Ms. Fisher, for opening up a world of possibilities, strength and hope for all little girls. Rest.” Seth MacFarlane shared, “Carrie Fisher was smart, funny, talented, surprising, and always a hell of a fun time to be around. Family Guy will miss her immensely.”

Prince Jackson related, “Rest In Peace Carrie Fisher. I grew up watching your movies and your role as Princess Leia will inspire many in the face of adversity.” “Thoughts and prayers to Carrie Fisher’s family,” offered Ryan Seacrest. And Kathie Lee Gifford said, “Heartbreaking to hear the news about @carriefisher. She was always one of our favorite guests. She, adorably, had no filter. Bless her.”

Josh Gad tweeted, “I’m sitting in stunned silence learning of the death of #CarrieFisher. In what has been a particularly sad year this may be the hardest. RIP.” Patton Oswalt added, “F**k this year. F**k this whole sick, worthless cruel prank of a year. #RIPCarrieFisher.” And Whoopi Goldberg stated, “Carrie Fisher has passed, she was funnier&smarter than anyone had the right to be. Sail On Silver Girl. Condolences Debbie & Billie R.I.P.”

Sarah Hyland simply wrote, “#RIPCarrieFisher #rolemodel.” “I can’t believe Carrie Fisher’s gone. Heart goes out to her family. Terrible. F**k 2016,” exclaimed Kat Dennings. Elizabeth Banks expressed, “#CarrieFisher was so witty and provocative and unrelentingly interesting. Goddamn, I loved her. Everyone did.”

Margaret Cho noted, “We just lost a great ally for mental health and addiction. Be strong, be as strong as she’d want you to be. Rest in paradise @carrieffisher.” Zach Braff offered “Carrie Fisher. RIP. What a talent. What a year.” And Nick Lachey felt, “Prince, George Michael, and now Carrie Fisher…..I feel like my youth is disappearing before my eyes. Never felt so old…… #RIP.”

“My heart hurts,” summed up Rosie O’Donnell alongside a photo of Fisher. Bob Saget asked, “Could everyone else please hold off dying until at least 2017?” And William Shatner mourned, “I’m deeply saddened to learn of the death of Carrie Fisher. I will miss our banterings. A wonderful talent & light has been extinguished.”

Debra Messing expressed, “Carrie Fisher- soar with the angels. So smart, and wry, and bold and brave and gifted. Rest In Peace Carrie.” Rob Lowe offered, “The fact that “Postcards From The Edge” inspired me even more than “Star Wars” is really saying something. #CarrieFisher.” “Oh sweet God, please have all your angels take #CarrieFisher in their arms. #restinpeacecarrie,” shared Jennifer Beals. ”

Brian Wilson wrote, “Carrie Fisher was a such a big part of life here in L.A. The world has lost another great talent and a wonderful person. Love & Mercy. Denis Leary quoted Fisher, “Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die,” and added the hashtags, “#RIPCarrie #ForceOfNature.” And Laurie Hernandez shared, “My family and I have grown up watching Star Wars movies and adored Carrie Fisher. She’s an actress I’ve always looked up to. #RestInPeace.”

Along with a photo of the two of them, Courtney Love said, “Carrie fisher – great wit – great friend / one of the brightest lights has gone out . Deep condolences to Billie and Debbie.” Chloe Moretz Grace tweeted, “Rest In Peace Carrie fisher. You will never be forgotten.” Next to a picture of them together, Anna Kendrick recalled, “Carrie Fisher wore glitter in her hair. When I said I liked it, she ran her fingers through it and lobbed a handful at me. #TheGreatest.”

“You will always be my princess. RIP Carrie Fisher,” felt Shannen Doherty. Paula Abdul related, “Carrie Fisher was part of my childhood. ‘Princess Leia’ was a daring, timeless beauty. She was a light Carrie Fisher reflected flawlessly.” Meanwhile Demi Lovato posted the simple message, “RIP Carrie Fisher.”

Craig Ferguson felt, She was the kindest coolest smartest and most encouraging person I ever met in Hollywood. I adored her. Goodbye Carrie. #CarrieFisher.” Steve Martin shared, “When I was a young man, Carrie Fisher was the most beautiful creature I had ever seen. She turned out to be witty and bright as well.” And Ken Jeong posted, “Rest In Peace, Carrie Fisher.”

Jason Alexander said, “Carrie Fisher- what a hard, wild, exciting, fun, teaching life you led. Sorry you’ve left but may the Force be with you. RIP #carriefisher.” Rob Reiner wrote, “Carrie Fisher had a brilliant mind. I will miss her insight her wit and her beautiful voice.” And Chris Evans added, “So so so sad. Thank you, Carrie Fisher. What a loss.”

Albert Brooks tweeted, “R.I.P. Carrie Fisher. A brilliantly funny, talented woman. We will miss your humor now more than ever.” Rita Wilson stated, “God bless @carriefisherofficial This woman and her friendship will be deeply missed.” “Dear #carrieFisher every time an artist is born the world gains everytime we lose an artist the world loses! R.I.P.,” wrote John Leguizamo. Gossip Cop will continue to update as more celebrities react to the death of Carrie Fisher.

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