US actress Debbie Reynolds dies, a day after daughter Carrie Fisher



    US actress Debbie Reynolds dies, a day after daughter Carrie Fisher

    Dec,29, NY: US actress Debbie Reynolds has died, a day after the death of her daughter Carrie Fisher, her son has announced.

    US media said the 84-year-old had a stroke. She was taken to a Los Angeles hospital earlier on Wednesday.

    The Hollywood legend is best known for her role in the 1952 musical Singin' in the Rain, opposite Gene Kelly.

    Fisher - renowned for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars series - died on Tuesday aged 60, following a cardiac arrest on a plane.

    Reynolds was taken by ambulance to Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre after being taken ill on Wednesday.

    Announcing her death later, her son Todd Fisher told AP news agency: "She's now with Carrie and we're all heartbroken.''

    He added that the stress of his sister's death "was too much" for their mother.

    The Oslo Times International News Network

     
     

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