Carrie Fisher leaves almost $7m worth estate to daughter Billie Lourd

Carrie Fisher's Daughter Billie Lourd Will Inherit Nearly $7 Mil

Billie Lourd was on a panel promoting American Horror Story: Cult at the The Beverly Hilton in Beverly Hills, California Wednesday, as news broke she stood to inherit her late mother Carrie Fisher's $18 million estate as well as $6.8 million in cash.

It is possible that Billie's inheritance will be even larger as Carrie could have had additional funds in trusts that would not necessarily be included in the probate filing.

Fisher, who played Princess Leia in the Star Wars anthology, initially had a heart attack on a December 23 flight from London to Los Angeles.

The estate that Fisher shared with Reynolds is now om the market for $18m and the proceeds from the sale will likely be incorporated into Lourd's trust.

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The 25-year-old actress has reportedly been left Carrie's estate, worth an estimated $7m, according to TMZ. Fisher's daughter will also inherit personal belongings like jewellery, artwork and collectibles.

Fisher made a huge impact with her work inside and outside the franchise ( she was also a strong mental health advocate and a writer), and fans are definitely going to tear up when they see Leia for the last time on the big screen when The Force Awakens sequel premieres later this year. "When Debbie died the next day, I could just picture her saying, 'Well, she's upstaging me once again, of course - she had to'". She was so good at it.

And now that Carrie Fisher is gone, she admits that she is finally living her life outside of her mother's and grandmother's shadows. "I love being my mother's daughter, and it's something I always will be, but now I get to be just Billie".

Lourd recently opened up about her desire to continue her mother's legacy while also blazing her own trail.

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