Actress Debbie Reynolds dies a day after daughter

December 29, 2016 04:03

Dec 28  - Debbie Reynolds, a leading lady in Hollywood musicals and comedies in the 1950s and 1960s including "Singin' in the Rain," died on Wednesday, according to trade publication Variety, a day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher.

Reynolds, 84, the Oscar-nominated singer-actress, was rushed to Cedars-Sinai hospital earlier on Wednesday, Variety said.

"She wanted to be with Carrie," her son Todd Fisher told Variety.

Representatives for Reynolds were not immediately available for comment.

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