TMZ is reporting that Debbie Reynolds, legendary actress and mother to the late Carrie Fisher, has passed away.
Reynolds’ death as a result of a stroke came one day after her daughter passed away due to complications from a heart attack.
According to TMZ, Reynolds was rushed to a hospital this afternoon “when someone at the Beverly Hills home of her son, Todd, called 911 to report a possible stroke.” TMZ reports that Reynolds and her son were making funeral plans for Fisher, who died Tuesday.
Debbie famously divorced Eddie Fisher in 1959 after his affair with Elizabeth Taylor.Debbie married 2 more times in 1960 and 1984.
She played iconic roles in “Tammy and the Bachelor” and “The Unsinkable Molly Brown” … for which she earned an Oscar nomination.
Carrie’s relationship with Debbie was the focus of Carrie’s semi-autobiographical book, “Postcards from the Edge,” which was later adapted for the big screen, starring Meryl Streep and Shirley MacLaine.