Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds’ public memorial is taking place today, Saturday, March 25. The memorial will begin at 1 p.m. PST (4 p.m Eastern). The memorial will be at Forest Lawn, Hollywood Hills, where Fisher and Reynolds are buried. The cemetery has a 1,200 seat theater for guests. The public is invited to attend. Those who can’t find seats will be able to sit in a lobby overflow room or outside, where there will be screens to watch and hear the service. Here are more details about the event:
A special song by James Blunt will be played, alongside a video montage, in tribute to Carrie Fisher.
Carrie Fisher’s dog, Gary, and her parrot, Archie, will be there.
In addition to Blunt’s song, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles will perform, along with dancers from the Debbie Reynolds Studio. Costumes and memorabilia will be on display.
After the memorial, the public will be able to visit their final resting space and pay personal tributes.
Read more about Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher below:
Learn all about Carrie Fisher’s large family, including photos of her parents, her daughter Billie, her sisters and brother, and her nephews and nieces.
Debbie Reynolds was married three times. Learn more about Eddie Fisher, Harry Karl, and Richard Hamlett here, along with a couple other surprising encounters.
Learn about Debbie Reynolds’ family, including photos & details about her kids Carrie and Todd, her granddaughter Billie, her brother William, and her parents.
Carrie Fisher’s life included a number of intense relationships with well-known men. Find out more about the loves in her life and see photos here.