Before Carrie Fisher achieved legend status by playing the role of Princess Leia in Star Wars, there was Debbie Reynolds who charmed the world with her performance in Singin' in the Rain. Sadly, Debbie passed away a day after her daughter's death.
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Debbie landed her first leading role when she was just 19 years old opposite Gene Kelly as the feisty Kathy Selden in Singin' in the Rain. Since then, she has starred in many big productions and won several industry awards.
Here are some of her best performances on screen:
#1 Singin' in the Rain
#2 The Catered Affair
#3 The Unsinkable Molly Brown
Debbie is now with her daughter in a better place. Rest in peace, legends.
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