"The Elizabeth Taylor scandal, drug addiction and mental breakdown," reads a show description on Winfrey's official website. "Icon Carrie Fisher makes a rare appearance with her mother, living legend Debbie Reynolds." "The Oprah Winfrey Show" airs in the New York metropolitan area on ABC, Channel 7 at 4 PM ET; check local listings.
Debbie Reynolds earned an Academy Award nomination for her work in the movie musical "The Unsinkable Molly Brown." The triple-threat is also known for performances in "Singin' in the Rain," "How the West Was Won" and "The Catered Affair" as well as her TV show, "The Debbie Reynolds Show." Reynolds was Tony-nominated for her performance in Irene, and later assumed the lead role in Broadway's Woman of the Year.
Carrie Fisher's Wishful Drinking, her autobiographical one-woman show, played a Broadway engagement in fall 2009.