World of Wonder‘s Fenton Bailey and Randy Barbato filmed and recorded Carrie Fisher‘s one woman Broadway show, Wishful Drinking, for HBO, in 2010. She would have been 62 today, and as a tribute here’s behind-the-scenes footage from the WOW video vault of Carrie being Carrie in the recording studio.
She hears singing on the headset and says it’s her genetic destiny,
“I said to my friend the other day I was raised by sequin-encrusted mic-throwing wolves… and I mean that in a good way.“
She then sings a bit of a Judy Garland song, The Man That Got Away (with altered lyrics) about her ex-husband, Bryan Lourd (father of Billie)…