PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Tributes came pouring in on social media following the news of Carrie Fisher’s passing.
Fisher, most well known for her iconic role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars films, died on Tuesday after suffering a medical emergency on a flight on Friday.
I’m deeply saddened to learn of the death of Carrie Fisher. I will miss our banterings. A wonderful talent & light has been extinguished.
— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) December 27, 2016
— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) December 27, 2016
thoughts and prayers to Carrie Fisher’s family
— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) December 27, 2016
Carrie Fisher was smart, funny, talented, surprising, and always a hell of a fun time to be around. Family Guy will miss her immensely.
— Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) December 27, 2016
Carrie Fisher you were a force throughout your life. And went away too soon dammit. RIP. And 2016 you suck.
— Connie Britton (@conniebritton) December 27, 2016
Carrie Fisher has passed, she was funnier&smarter than anyone had the right to be. Sail On Silver Girl. Condolences Debbie & Billie
— Whoopi Goldberg (@WhoopiGoldberg) December 27, 2016
NO NO NO NO NO NOOOOOOOOOO #CarrieFisher
— christina perri (@christinaperri) December 27, 2016
— Mayim Bialik (@missmayim) December 27, 2016
Carrie Fisher- soar with the angels. So smart, and wry, and bold and brave and gifted. Rest In Peace Carrie.❤️
— Debra Messing (@DebraMessing) December 27, 2016
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.
— Brian Wilson (@BrianWilsonLive) December 27, 2016
— Denis Leary (@denisleary) December 27, 2016
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
— Laurie Hernandez ➶ (@lzhernandez02) December 27, 2016