Fisher, best known for playing the space princess and rebel general Leia Organa in the “Star Wars” franchise, died on Dec. 27, 2016, after suffering a heart attack on a flight from London to Los Angeles. She was 60.
Her close friend and “Star Wars” on-screen brother, Mark Hamill, posted a series of photos of Fisher with the caption, “No one’s ever really gone.” His #CarrieOnForever hashtag began trending quickly on Twitter, as other users included it in their tribute posts.
— Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) December 27, 2017
Comic book artist Bill Sienkiewicz wrote, “Speaking of talented beautiful badasses… Still our princess.”
— Bill Sienkiewicz (@sinKEVitch) December 27, 2017
Josh Gad tweeted a gif of Fisher and wrote, “We miss you. We love you,” while William Shatner posted a picture of him and Fisher hugging.
— Josh Gad (@joshgad) December 27, 2017
— William Shatner (@WilliamShatner) December 27, 2017
Treasure Comics creator Catrina Dengar wrote, “Thank you so much for everything you were. We’ll make you proud, promise.”
— Skeletrina (@ohcatrina) December 27, 2017
“I will be forever grateful to have known this most brilliant of humans,” Craig Ferguson said.
— Craig Ferguson (@CraigyFerg) December 27, 2017
Fisher had wrapped shooting on the latest “Star Wars” installment before she died, making “The Last Jedi” her final film role. Director Rian Johnson dedicated the movie to Fisher and honored her at the premiere earlier in December.