Tag Archives: Fisher

Tanna Frederick: ‘M Word’ Feature Dramedy Hits New Menopause Territory

By Beck/Smith HollywoodNews.com: Times have SO changed from that “very special episode” of “The Waltons,” when Mama was acting a mite peculiar on account of the change of life. Production has just wrapped on Henry Jaglom’s feature dramedy “The M Word” — and star Tanna Frederick says, “It will be[...]

Carrie Fisher on the impact of dad’s death on his exes

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Carrie Fisher, whose HBO special ‘Wishful Drinking’ debuted last Sunday, talked to the ‘Los Angeles Times’ about a variety of topics recently, including her dedicating the show to her late father, singer Eddie Fisher. He had been a huge star in the ’50s when he was[...]

Carrie Fisher’s ‘Wishful Drinking’ hits HBO tonight

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Carrie Fisher has had one helluva life. She’s got a movie star for a mom (Debbie Reynolds) and a famous singer for a dad (Eddie Fisher) and Elizabeth Taylor and Connie Stevens among her stepmothers. Among her ex-husbands is singer Paul Simon and her half-sister is[...]

Carrie Underwood finds unconventional marriage works for her

HollywoodNews.com: After getting married earlier this summer, Carrie Underwood is enjoying the experience, despite not getting to spend too much time with her new husband, Mike Fisher. While Fisher is busy with his hockey career and Carrie is busy with music, she is finding that their marriage isn’t exactly “conventional,”[...]

Eddie Fisher, singing star of the 50s and 60s, dies at 82

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Eddie Fisher, the singing star of the 50s and 60s whose personal life ended up overshadowing his career, has died at the age of 82. Fisher, the father of actresses Carrie Fisher and Joely Fisher, was married to movie star Debbie Reynolds in 1958 when he[...]

Carrie Fisher Opens Up About Drugs, Sobriety, Insanity And Death

By Fred Topel HollywoodNews.com: Carrie Fisher put all the drama of her drug addiction, her parents’ love triangles and the Star Wars phenomenon in a one woman show based on her book Wishful Drinking. Now HBO is filming it and Fisher entertained the Television Critics Association with more tales of[...]

Robert Pattinson in Oscar-winning company with “Water for Elephants”

By Tracy Rosenfield HollywoodNews.com: Though Robert Pattinson has yet to be nominated for an Oscar, his latest project, “Water for Elephants” is chock full of Oscar contenders. The credits list reads like a who’s who of recent Oscar winners and nominations:  Reese Witherspoon (“Walk the Line”), Christoph Waltz (“Inglorious Basterds”),[...]