Carrie Fisher Net Worth $2.5 Million
Carrie Fisher will be forever remembered for her portrayal of Princess Leia in the Star Wars trilogy. The actress was everybody’s celebrity crush. She is not only known for her acting though. Her novel “Postcards from the Edge” has also achieved bestseller status. The novel was made into a movie also which boasted of several prominent stars such as Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine and Dennis Quaid.
She is also renowned for her one woman autobiographical play “Wishful Drinking too”. Born in October 21, 1956, the actress’s marriage life hasn’t been as successful as her professional career. She has been linked to comedian Dan Avkroyd, Paul Simon, Bryan Lourd and even singer James Blunt. She claimed that her relationship with James Blunt was that of a therapist. Her net worth is estimated to be around $2.5 million. Although raised a Protestant, she claims to be an enthusiastic agnostic.
She has always had drug problems. She was addicted to cocaine during the filming of The Empire Strikes Back. She is also a victim to bipolar disorder. Bipolar disorder is a mental illness which falls in the mood disorder category. She got her first breakthrough in the movie Shampoo 1975. A couple of years later in 1977, her role in Star Wars changed her life forever.