Prayers Up: Carrie Fisher Fighting for Her Life After Massive Heart Attack

The actor Carrie Fisher reportedly suffered a heart attack on Friday, on a flight to Los Angeles from London.

Reports are still coming in, but what we do know is that Fisher suffered a heart attack on a plane from London to Los Angeles earlier today. The site also claimed that a flight attendant asked passengers if anyone had medical experience and an EMT sitting near the back of the plane "administered life-saving measures". She remained hospitalized on Saturday. The plane landed at approximately noon PST where Fisher was quickly rushed to a nearby hospital.

The actor, who starred as Han Solo alongside the actress's Princess Leia in four Star Wars movies, issued a statement of support and best wishes upon hearing the news.

News broke late on Friday that Fisher had a major incident while on an worldwide flight, leading to an outpouring of support and fears that Carrie Fisher may have died.

Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman Erik Scott added at 12:11 p.m. rescuers responded immediately to a call from LAX regarding Carrie Fisher's Cardiac Arrest.

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She is listed in critical condition at UCLA Medical Center, The Los Angeles Times reported.

Fisher is best known for her role as Princess Leia in the Star Wars franchise.

Her original "Star Wars" co-star Mark Hamill tweeted: "as if 2016 couldn't get any worse. sending all our love to @carrieffisher".

Fisher has been touring to promote her latest book, "The Princess Diarist". "Our thoughts are with Carrie, her family and friends". In a series of tweets, Akana said Fisher "stopped breathing" during the flight. (Fisher's French bulldog Gary has accompanied the actress around the world, including most of her stops during the "Star Wars" media tours.) She said doctors and nurses aboard the flight as passengers tended to Fisher until the plane landed.

Image Caption: Carrie Fisher, 60, is the daughter of singer Eddie Fisher and actress Debbie Reynolds. The memoir is a collection of memories and actual journal entries and memorabilia from her time on set filming Star Wars.

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