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Carrie Fisher Just Won a Posthumous Grammy for the Audiobook of The Princess Diarist

Carrie Fisher just won a posthumous Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album, for the audiobook recording of her memoir The Princess Diarist.

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Writer, General, Princess: Remembering Carrie Fisher

There are the types of people in this world, who by just living their truth and sharing that with the world, they've made it better. Carrie Fisher was one of those people and I'm glad we had her in this world. She is never forgotten, she is in the Force with us always, reminding us to be loud, be vulgar and flip off assholes.

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi Ushers in the Future of Storytelling

Now, I’m not here to say The Last Jedi was a perfect movie. It certainly was not, but it was a fantastic movie that will mark a turning point in how future Star Wars movies will be shaped—which will, in its way, shape the future of sci-si film in general.

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Why Rian Johnson Didn’t Change Leia’s Last Jedi Arc After Carrie Fisher Passed Away

"Given that we have a beautiful, complete performance from her that I think audiences deserve to see," said director Rian Johnson, "and I think it will mean a lot for them, that ray of hope from Leia ... With this movie I just wanted audiences to have this performance."

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Carrie Fisher’s Dog Perked up Every Time He Saw Her on Screen—Me Too Gary

Carrie Fisher's loss is something we are still processing, as people who knew her through her writing, her acting, and her wit. So to those who knew her best, there is no doubt the pain of her loss is still palpable.

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Things We Saw Today: “Youthquake” Is Apparently the Word of the Year

... what?

I thought I was pretty in the know but I have honestly never heard of this word before today nor seen it printed.

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All the Things We’re Definitely Going to Love About Star Wars: The Last Jedi

In a few short hours, we'll all (myself included) finally get to set eyes and ears on Star Wars: The Last Jedi. But wait, how can I tell you what's so great about it if I haven't even seen the movie yet? Am I some kind of time traveler? No! (Unfortunately.) But what I am here to do is remind us all of the things about this movie that we can't possibly not love, even if the movie itself is somehow bad, despite its glowing reviews.

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Review: The Last Jedi Is Beautiful, Overstuffed, Action-Packed, and It Will Make You Cry

4.5 out of 5 blue lightsabers.

It's hard to know where to start reviewing The Last Jedi, because so much happens in this movie that I have whiplash. But I'm happy about it. The Mary Sue's spoiler-free review, ahead.

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The Last Jedi Includes a Dedication to Carrie Fisher, In Case You Thought This Movie Wouldn’t Utterly Destroy You

The Last Jedi reportedly includes a touching tribute to everyone's favorite hero-princess-general at the end of the film. So have those Kleenex ready, folks.

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The Last Jedi Will Break Our Hearts Even More With Alien Version of Carrie Fisher’s Dog

RIAN JOHNSON STAHP.

You may be aware that Carrie Fisher had a wonderful dog, Gary Fisher. If not, you've been missing out, and you can rectify the situation immediately over at Gary's Instagram. (Gary now lives with Fisher's assistant.) While The Last Jedi may serve as a way for a lot of us to say goodbye to Carrie Fisher, it's also apparently giving Gary the chance to indirectly get in on his mom's final film role.

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Everything You Need to Know Before You See Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Unless you’ve been living in isolation on Ahch-To for the past six years, you probably know that we’re just days away from the release of The Last JediThe Last Jedi is a Star Wars movie, and it’s going to have Skywalkers and lightsabers and the Millennium Falcon and even porgs, whatever the heck they are. Hooray! But what is it going to be about?

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Laura Dern Professes Her Love to BB-8, and the Women of The Last Jedi Profess Their Love of Carrie Fisher

The Force was strong in Los Angeles this weekend during a press conference for the highly-anticipated Star Wars: The Last Jedi, which comes out NEXT WEEK. And during that press conference, we got to see at least one love affair in full-bloom. I'm talking, of course, about the one between Laura Dern and BB-8.

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Her Words, in Her Voice: Carrie Fisher’s Memoir Is Nominated for a Posthumous Grammy

Carrie Fisher has been nominated for a posthumous Grammy for Best Spoken Word Album, for the recording of her memoir The Princess Diarist.

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Carrie Fisher Told Last Jedi Director Rian Johnson The Universal Truth: “We Need Space Jewelry”

Amen

Asked why there's so much jewelry in The Last Jedi, director Rian Johnson explained to a fan on Twitter: "Carrie [Fisher] grabbed my arm and told me with great urgency that we needed 'space jewelry.'" She was a treasure.

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New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Behind-the-Scenes Featurette Is Full of Emotions

Director Rian Johnson is in awe! Chewy is sad! Carrie Fisher is ... well, Carrie Fisher. And now we're kind of sad. Man, The Last Jedi is going to hit us like a ton of logs dropped from an Ewok net, isn't it?

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Happy Birthday to Carrie Fisher, Our Once and Future Princess, Rebel, and General

Today would have been Carrie Fisher's 61st birthday. To celebrate her life, I thought I'd round up some of the amazing stories, speeches, anecdotes, and interviews we've published about and from her over the years.

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Hero-Princess-General Carrie Fisher Once Delivered a Cow Tongue to a Predatory Hollywood Exec

"She stood up for people."

After hearing he'd assaulted one of her friends, Carrie Fisher reportedly hand-delivered a cow tongue and a threat to one creeper Hollywood producer.

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Carrie Fisher Insisted That Leia’s Last Jedi Arc Honor All The “Girls Who Grew up Watching Star Wars

"This is what the character means"

The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson said that Carrie Fisher "really wanted to do right" by all the "girls who grew up watching Star Wars, when Leia was the only female hero on the screen," and that she worked to edit the script accordingly.

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Things We Saw Today: Neil Gaiman Gifts Us With Good Omens Series Pictures and a Lot of Terry Pratchett Emotions

Author Neil Gaiman shared pictures from the upcoming Good Omens BBC/Amazon miniseries and also paid homage to his co-author, the late, great word wizard Terry Pratchett.

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Listen to These Awesome Songs About Dogs & Help Dogs Affected by Hurricane Harvey

If you need me, I'll just be here crying over this song about Carrie Fisher and Gary, on repeat, forever.

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