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Carrie Fisher recounts the true and intoxicating tale of her life as a Hollywood legend.

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Pour Another Round: Carrie Fisher's Wishful Drinking Extends at Studio 54

Pour Another Round: Carrie Fisher's Wishful Drinking Extends at Studio 54

Carrie Fisher's one-women tell-all, Wishful Drinking, has extended its run by two weeks at the Roundabout Theatre Company's Studio 54. The show, which opened on October 4, was originally slated to close on January 3, 2010. The production, directed by Tony Taccone, will now play through January 17.

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Carrie Fisher Visits with David Letterman

Carrie Fisher Visits with David Letterman
Date
Nov 24, 2009
Show
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Carrie Fisher, currently starring on Broadway in Wishful Drinking, stops by The Late Show to chat with David Letterman. The show airs on CBS at 11:35am.

In addition to playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars trilogy, Fisher’s numerous onscreen credits include Shampoo, The Blues Brothers, Garbo Talks, The ‘burbs, When Harry Met Sally and The Women as ...

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Carrie Fisher Chats with Jimmy Fallon

Carrie Fisher Chats with Jimmy Fallon
Date
Oct 29, 2009
Show
Wishful Drinking | Buy Tickets

Carrie Fisher, currently starring on Broadway in Wishful Drinking, stops by Late Night to chat with Jimmy Fallon. The talk show airs on NBC at 12:37pm.

In addition to playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars trilogy, Fisher’s numerous onscreen credits include Shampoo, The Blues Brothers, Garbo Talks, The ‘burbs, When Harry Met Sally and The Women as ...

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Talking with Carrie Fisher & Her B'way Fans on Opening Night of Wishful Drinking

Talking with Carrie Fisher & Her B'way Fans on Opening Night of Wishful Drinking

Pour yourself a wry martini folks: Carrie Fisher has officially arrived on Broadway. The writer, actress, singer and queen of one-liners opened her one-woman show Wishful Drinking at Roundabout Theatre Company’s Studio 54 on October 4, ushering in the reign of the former Princess Leia. The show is a comedic examination of Fisher’s life in which she “laughs ...

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Celebs Line Up to Toast Carrie Fisher’s Wishful Drinking

Celebs Line Up to Toast Carrie Fisher’s Wishful Drinking
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Carrie Fisher’s pedigree is pure Hollywood—in every sense of the word. She was born to famous parents (Debbie Reynolds and Eddie Fisher), married a superstar (Paul Simon) and starred in one of the most iconic films of all time (Star Wars, of course). So what would you expect the Broadway opening of the writer/performer’s solo show ...

Word of Mouth Critics Ellen, Tom & Maggie Spend Time with Carrie Fisher and Her Demons

Word of Mouth Critics Ellen, Tom & Maggie Spend Time with Carrie Fisher and Her Demons

Word of Mouth panelists Ellen, Tom and Maggie knew the framework of Carrie Fisher's life before stepping in to a matinee of her Broadway show Wishful Drinking--born to celebrities and scandal, world famous for playing Princess Leia in Star Wars, tabloid-ready for her struggles with pills and booze. But what did they learn from the one-woman vehicle, in ...

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Sex, Drugs and Electroshock Therapy: Wishful Drinking's Carrie Fisher on...Carrie Fisher

Sex, Drugs and Electroshock Therapy: Wishful Drinking's Carrie Fisher on...Carrie Fisher

It’s not that Carrie Fisher doesn’t enjoy her privacy. It’s just that, for her, drug addiction, cheating parents, failed romances, mental illness and a gay husband don’t fall into the category of “private.” You can trace some of that back to an overexposed childhood—the daughter of Singin’ in the Rain icon Debbie Reynolds and “Oh ...

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Carrie Fisher Shows Matt Lauer Her Legs on Today

Carrie Fisher Shows Matt Lauer Her Legs on Today

Though Carrie Fisher is putting on her new one-woman show Wishful Drinking eight times a week, it’s not stopping her from making the rounds to morning talk shows. The campy actress got up early to chat with Matt Lauer on Today, where she got candid about getting awards for her mental illness, her relationship with Michael Jackson and performing ...

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Photos from a Galaxy Not So Far Away: Carrie Fisher in Wishful Drinking

Photos from a Galaxy Not So Far Away: Carrie Fisher in Wishful Drinking
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Carrie Fisher might be best known for a certain trilogy of intergalactic adventure movies, but there's way more to the actress' life than Princess Leia. So much more, in fact, that the celebrity legacy (Fisher is the daughter of Singin' in the Rain icon Debbie Reynolds and crooner Eddie Fisher) is currently sharing her wild life story nightly in ...

Carrie Fisher Visits The View

Carrie Fisher Visits The View
Date
Oct 1, 2009
Show
Wishful Drinking | Buy Tickets

Carrie Fisher visits with the ladies of The View to promote her new Broadway show Wishful Drinking. The View airs on ABC beginning at 11am.

In addition to playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars trilogy, Fisher’s numerous onscreen credits include Shampoo, The Blues Brothers, Garbo Talks, The ‘burbs, When Harry Met Sally and The Women as well as ...

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