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Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher
Carrie Fisher in 2006.
Personal information
Birth nameCarrie Frances Fisher
Birth dateOctober 21, 1956(age 60)
Place of birthBeverly Hills, California, U.S.
OccupationActress, novelist, screenwriter, lecturer
Years active1975 present
SpousePaul Simon (1983 84)
PartnerBryan Lourd (1991 94)

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Carrie Frances Fisher (born October 21, 1956) is an American actress, novelist, screenwriter, and lecturer. She is most famous for her portrayal of Princess Leia Organa in the original Star Wars trilogy, her bestselling novel Postcards from the Edge, for which she wrote the screenplay to the film of the same name, and her autobiography Wishful Drinking.


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