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Carrie Fisher shares her checkered past in 'Wishful Drinking'
Carrie Fisher shares her checkered past in 'Wishful Drinking'

She survived drugs, booze, parental issues, complex relationships and a metal bikini, not to mention the electroconvulsive shock therapy that helps her cope with bipolar disorder. And Carrie Fisher has a lot to say about all of it. In 2006, the actress and writer who gained global fame as Princess Leia in the "Star Wars" saga poured her eventful life into an autobiographical show, "Wishful Drinking," which went on to play Broadway and was aired on HBO. On Tuesday, Fisher opens a two-week run of "Wishful Drinking" at the Hippodrome. "I've changed it a little bit," she said. "Otherwise, I would get sick of me. And it always changes anyway...

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