Hollywood Reacts To Devastating News Of Carrie Fisher’s Heart Attack

Katie Jerkovich | Contributor

Carrie Fisher suffered a major “cardiac episode” on board her flight Friday from London to Los Angeles and several celebrities tweeted their reactions to the devastating news.

As of Friday evening, the 60-year-old actress’ condition, best known for her role as Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” franchise, had improved from critical to stable and “out of emergency,” according to the Associated Press. Fellow”Star Wars” co-stars like  Mark Hamill, Peter Mayhew and other celebrities reacted to the shocking news. (RELATED: BREAKING: Carrie Fisher Has Major Heart Attack On Plane)

(Photo: Getty Images)

(Photo: Getty Images)

“As if 2016 couldn’t get any worse… sending all our love to @carrieffisher,” Hamill tweeted. (RELATED:

“Thoughts and prayers for our friend and everyone’s favorite princess right now.. @carrieffisher,” Mayhew tweeted.


“I ask everyone to stop for a moment and send special thoughts to @carrieffisher,” Shatner wrote.

“My thoughts are with Carrie Fisher and her family. https://twitter.com/hamillhimself/status/812427952235286528 …,” George Takei wrote.




Katie Jerkovich



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