Celebrities, co-stars and show business greats paid tribute to Carrie Fisher on social media Tuesday following news of her death.

The 60-year-old actress and author, who skyrocketed to fame following her legendary role as Princess Leia in the “Star Wars” series died days after suffering a medical emergency onboard a flight from London to Los Angeles.

Fisher's mother, actress Debbie Reynolds, posted a brief message on Facebook shortly after her daughter's death was announced: