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Entertainment Revisiting Carrie Fisher's best lines, insight, and advice

12:21  21 october  2020
12:21  21 october  2020 Source:   starsinsider.com

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Fisher also had some helpful advice for her daughter, actress ‎Billie Lourd. She wrote about it in 'Wishful Drinking.' "My daughter, she tells me when she grows up she wants to be a singer or a comic.

Carrie Fisher , who died Tuesday at age 60, was a passionate mental health advocate after being diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 1985. Managing the illness with medication and electroconvulsive therapy, the actress and writer was outspoken about her treatment, and the lessons she learned by

The main 'Fast and Furious' franchise will reportedly end after 11 films.

Vin Diesel et al. posing for the camera © Bang Showbiz Vin Diesel

The blockbuster action series - which is set to continue with 'F9' in 2021 - will conclude after two further movies, with filmmaker Justin Lin at the helm after directing the third, fourth, fifth, sixth and nine instalments.

According to Variety, while the central story will end with the 11th film, the cinematic universe as a whole looks set to continue after spin-offs like Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson and Jason Statham's 2019 movie 'Hobbs & Shaw'.

It appears the core storyline - which follows Vin Diesel's character Dominic Toretto and his misfit family of criminals - will come to an epic conclusion with a finish line in sight.

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Addressing someone living with bipolar disorder, Fisher wrote from her own experience with mental illness: "We have been given a challenging illness, and there is no other option than to meet those challenges. Think of it as an opportunity to be heroic – not 'I survived living in Mosul during an attack'

Carrie Fisher , who died on December 27 after suffering a heart attack, was best known for her career in the arts as an actor, author, and script doctor. But for many people, she was an inspiration for far more personal reasons. Fisher was of course famous for her role as Princess Leia in the "Star Wars"


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'F9' - which was set to hit the big screen this year before the coronavirus pandemic - will see the likes of regulars Michelle Rodriguez, Ludacris and Tyrese Gibson alongside returning stars Charlize Theron and Dame Helen Mirren.

Kelly Clarkson once signed an autograph as Carrie Underwood

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Carrie Fisher had the flukiest life, but ye gods, she made it her own. Relatively early, she realized that her fame But there was a disjunction in pairing her with a traditionally good -looking hunk in Ford. Fisher ’ s character’s final line as Fey stumbles out of the raging alcoholic’s hellhole apartment is “Help

• Carrie Fisher sits down for a press junket interview for 1977' s "Star Wars" before she was a huge star. • Fisher has no idea how huge of a hit "Star Wars" Naturally, when this 1977 interview occurred, none of that had yet come to pass; and there is perhaps no line quite as sweet or humming with her

Meanwhile, John Cena will make his franchise debut at villain Jakob - who is also Dom's younger brother - while Cardi B and Ozuna are also set to appear.

Announcing the delay earlier this year, Diesel said: "We feel all the love and the anticipation you have for the next chapter in our saga.

“That’s why it’s especially tough to let you know that we have to move the release date of the film.

"It’s become clear that it won’t be possible for all of our fans around the world to see the film this May.”

The franchise as a whole first launched in 2001 with the late Paul Walker starring as undercover cop Brian O'Conner, who had to infiltrate a group of criminals led by Dom character.

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