It's an all-out Carrie Fisher love fest talking about her 1987 first novel and the 1990 movie she herself adapted
The much beloved and missedCarrie Fisherwon a Grammy Award this year for her audiobookThe Princess Diaristso the Margos decided to replay one of their favorite episodes.Postcards From the Edgeis Fisher’s first novel and the 1990Meryl Streep/Shirley MacLainemovie are the perfect antidotes to the “I miss Carrie Fisher and her mother,Debbie Reynolds” blues.
In this show they discuss:
The interesting background of Carrie and her relationship with her famous mother.
How she switched from her acting career to focus on writing hit novels and some of the funniest screenplays you never knew she helped out with her rapier wit.
The differences between the novel and the film
The pairing ofMeryl StreepandShirley MacLaine
How the topic of drugs is handled by the book and film
The fabulous singing by the leads
Fisher Stevens'career & documentary
How much we will miss them!
Carrie Fisher reads fromPostcards from the Edge
Shirley MacLaine and Meryl Streep scene "It twirled!!!"