Actress Debbie Reynolds, 84, dies one day after daughter Carrie Fisher
Just one day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher, Hollywood icon Debbie Reynolds died Wednesday. She was 84.
Debbie was at her son Todd’s home in Beverly Hills, where they were making funeral plans for Carrie, where she reportadly suffered a stroke.
She was most known for “Singin’ in the Rain” in 1952. She was only 19 when the movie premiered. Also known for the The Unsinkable Molly Brown (1964), for which she earned an Oscar nomination.
Reynolds was honored with a SAG lifetime achievement award in January of 2015.
She divorced Eddie Fisher in 1959 following his affair with Elizabeth Taylor.
Debbie is survived by her son Todd, who told TMZ, “She’s with Carrie.”
Reynolds had a tumultuous relationship with her daughter. They were estranged for almost a decade before reconciling in the years before Carrie’s death.
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"I miss her so much, I want to be with Carrie." -Debbie Reynolds told Todd Fisher (Carrie's brother) earlier this morning. 🙁
— Carrie Fisher's Dog (@Gary_TheDog) December 29, 2016
I can't imagine what Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds' family are going through this week. I send all of my love.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) December 29, 2016
My daughter asked if it's possible to die from a broken heart. I think Debbie Reynold's knew her daughter needed her. God granted her wish
— Al Roker (@alroker) December 29, 2016
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