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Billie Lourd: American Horror Story Saved My Life

Billie Lourd says 'American Horror Story' helped ''save her life'' when she was dealing with the loss of her mother Carrie Fisher.The 26-year-old actress landed the part of Winter Anderson in the 2017 season of...

Matt Smith Cast In Star Wars: Episode Ix

Matt Smith has been cast in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'.The 'Doctor Who' star has reportedly signed up for a key role in the upcoming instalment of the science fiction franchise, which has begun production in...

William Shatner Wants Carrie Fisher To Get Walk Of Fame Star

William Shatner has led calls for Carrie Fisher to finally be honoured on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The 'Star Trek' actor was shocked to discover his fellow science fiction legend - most famous for her...

Evangeline Lilly Wanted To Play Princess Leia In The Force Awakens

Evangeline Lilly reached out about playing Princess Leia when the current 'Star Wars' trilogy was announced.The 39-year-old star had worked with filmmaker J.J. Abrams on TV drama 'LOST', and when she heard he would be...

Carrie Fisher's Final Star Wars Scenes 'Will Be Magical'

Carrie Fisher's final 'Star Wars' scenes will be ''magical'', according to her brother Todd.The actress - who passed away in December 2016 - will feature as Princess Leia in 'Star Wars: Episode IX' through the...

Mark Hamill Wants Carrie Fisher To Get Trump's Star

Mark Hamill wants President Donald Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star replaced with in honour of the late Carrie Fisher.There have been numerous calls for the US Leader's accolade to be removed by the Los...

Jj Abrams Finds Star Wars Bittersweet Without Carrie Fisher

J.J. Abrams admitted it is ''bittersweet'' working on 'Star Wars Episode IX' without the late Carrie Fisher.The 52-year-old director marked his first day of shooting the next installment of the hit franchise by joining Twitter,...

Mark Hamill: Carrie Fisher Is 'Simply Irreplaceable'

Mark Hamill thinks the late Carrie Fisher is ''simply irreplaceable''.The 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' actor admits it is ''bittersweet'' starring in the franchise without having Carrie - who played Princess Leia - alongside him.He...

Carrie Fisher's Brother Praises Jj Abrams

Carrie Fisher's brother says JJ Abrams is responsible for featuring the late actress in in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'.Despite Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy previously dismissing Todd Fisher's claims that his sister would appear in the...

Deleted 'Force Awakens' Footage To Be Used In 'Star Wars: Episode Ix' To Bring Back Carrie Fisher

Disney and Lucasfilm this weekend announced their full casting line-up for the final instalment in the Skywalker Saga, 'Star Wars: Episode IX'. One of the biggest surprises for fans was that the late great Carrie...

Carrie Fisher Will Be In Star Wars: Episode Ix

Carrie Fisher will be featured in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'.The late actress - who passed away in 2016 at the age of 60 - was believed to have made her final outing as Leia Organa...

Billie Lourd Remembers Mom Carrie Fisher

Billie Lourd remembered her late mother Carrie Fisher as she celebrated her 26th birthday.The 'American Horror Story' star paid tribute to the late 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' actress as she marked the milestone.She shared...

Debbie Reynolds' Dying 'Gift' To Son

Debbie Reynolds' son thinks his mother's death was a ''gift'' to him.The legendary actress died from a stroke aged 84 in December 2016, just a day after her daughter Carrie Fisher passed away from a...

John Boyega Calls For Star Wars Fans To Back Off

John Boyega has begged unhappy 'Star Wars' fans to give the cast a break.The 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' star - who plays stormtrooper Finn in the 2017 movie - is fed up of being...

Carrie Fisher 'Regretted' Revealing Harrison Ford Affair

Carrie Fisher regretted opening up about her affair with Harrison Ford, according to her brother Todd Fisher.The 'Star Wars' actress - who tragically passed away in December 2016 at the age of 60 - revealed...

Debbie Reynolds Wanted To Be With Carrie Fisher When She Passed

Debbie Reynolds ''willed herself right off this planet'' so she could be with her daughter Carrie Fisher, according to her son Todd Fisher.The 'Singin' In The Rain' star tragically passed away in December 2016 at...

Billie Lourd Remembers Carrie Fisher On Mother's Day

Billie Lourd has remembered her late mother Carrie Fisher in honour of Mother's Day (13.05.18).The 25-year-old actress was struck by a double tragedy in 2016 when her mother Carrie Fisher passed away on December 27,...

Carrie Fisher's Dog Still Pines For Her

Carrie Fisher's dog Gary is still grieving for the late 'Star Wars' star.The actress passed away at the age of 60 in December 2016, and since then French bulldog Gary has been living with Carrie's...

John Boyega: Carrie Fisher Taught Me To Be Myself

Carrie Fisher taught John Boyega how to be himself.The 26-year-old actor starred alongside the late actress - who passed away in December 2016 aged 60 - in the two most recent 'Star Wars' movies, and...

Mark Hamill Thinks Recasting Carrie Fisher In Star Wars Would Be Tough

Mark Hamill thinks it would be ''tough recasting'' Carrie Fisher in 'Star Wars: Episode IX'.The 60-year-old actress shot to fame as Princess Leia in the original 'Star Wars' trilogy and reprised her role in the...

Billie Lourd Pays Tribute To Debbie Reynolds

Billie Lourd has paid tribute to her late grandmother Debbie Reynolds on her 86th birthday.The 25-year-old actress has taken to Instagram to post a picture of her late grandmother - who tragically passed away the...

Mark Hamill Says Luke Skywalker Was Meant To Die In Episode Ix

Mark Hamill has revealed George Lucas' intentions for his 'Star Wars' alter-ego.The 66-year-old actor portrayed Jedi Master Luke Skywalker in Lucas' original trilogy and reprised his role in the seventh and eighth instalments of the...

Mark Hamill Reveals Change To Iconic Star Wars Scene

Mark Hamill revealed an iconic 'Star Wars' scene had to be reshot following a character name change.Most fans of the popular sci-fi franchise will know that Hamill's Jedi Master character Luke Skywalker was originally supposed...

John Boyega Hasn't Read Script For Star Wars: Episode Ix

John Boyega hasn't read the script for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'.The 26-year-old actor plays Stormtrooper-turned-Resistance fighter Finn in the new trilogy of the hit sci-fi franchise, and although he is set to reprise his role...

Rian Johnson Knew People Wouldn't Like Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Rian Johnson knew that not all 'Star Wars' fans would love his movie.The 44-year-old filmmaker helmed the eighth instalment of the hit sci-fi franchise, 'The Last Jedi', and although the film has had a mixed...

Daisy Ridley Is Taking A Break From Filming Star Wars: Episode Ix

Daisy Ridley is ''having a break'' before shooting 'Star Wars: Episode IX'.The 25-year-old actress stars as the Force-wielding hero Rey in the new sci-fi franchise trilogy, and after shooting to fame in 'Star Wars', Ridley...

Daisy Ridley Says J.j Abrams Wrote Draft For Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Daisy Ridley said J. J. Abrams wrote a draft for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'.The 25-year-old actress stars as the Force-wielding orphan Rey in the new trilogy in the hit sci-fi franchise, and was first...

Mark Hamill To Get Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star

Mark Hamill is to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.The 66-year-old actor is best known for starring as Jedi Master Luke Skywalker in the popular sci-fi 'Star Wars' saga but has also...

J.j. Abrams: Fans Felt Threatened By Tough Females In Star Wars

J.J. Abrams believes some fans panned 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' because they felt ''threatened'' by the strong female stars.The 51-year-old filmmaker will return to the franchise after he helmed 2015's acclaimed 'The Force Awakens',...

Billie Lourd Proud Of Carrie Fisher's Grammy Win

Billie Lourd is ''beyond proud'' after her late mother, Carrie Fisher, won a Grammy Award.The 25-year-old actress vowed to celebrate in a way the 'Star Wars' star - who passed away in December 2016 after...

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