Star Wars Celebration delivers touching tribute to Carrie Fisher
During the Star Wars Celebration today in Orlando, the cast of the original trilogy were on stage talking about how the films changed their lives at the 40 Years of Star Wars panel. Of course, the topic of Carrie Fisher came up as the cast and creatives reminisced on Fisher’s contributions and life. In the middle of the event, Fisher’s daughter, Billie Lourd, came out to present a special tribute to her late mother.
In this touching tribute, we see Carrie Fisher at her finest as Princess Leia and as her lovable self. The video then concluded with a sweet live performance of “Leia’s Theme,” conducted by John Williams.
The room, and audiences watching the live stream, were in tears. It has been four months since the veteran actress tragically passed away back in December. She will be remembered always.
Star Wars Celebration is the ultimate fan experience for Star Wars fans and is being held this year in Orlando, Florida. The four-day event is an experience of a lifetime.
There has never been a more exciting time to be a Star Wars fan, and Star Wars Celebration in Orlando, USA will bring fans of all ages together, from all around the world, to celebrate the pop-culture phenomenon that is Star Wars — all on the cusp of new Star Wars movies and television shows! Looking ahead, while celebrating all that has come before, there’s something for everyone at Star Wars Celebration!
Celebration – Lucasfilm’s love letter to fans – is four fun-filled days of costumes, exhibits, a vibrant, interactive show floor, screenings, exclusive merchandise, celebrity guests, panels, autograph sessions, fan-inspired activities, and other surprises celebrating all things Star Wars! Star Wars Celebrations deliver a landmark experience where memories are made, families brought together, old friends reunited, and new friendships formed — all in the setting of the ever-evolving Star Wars universe.
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