On Thursday, July 13, Carrie Fisher was nominated for an Emmy Award in the Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series category.
Fisher died in December 2016, but before her death she filmed a guest role on the third season of Amazon's Catastrophe. She played Mia, Rob's (Rob Delaney) mother.
After the news broke, Delaney tweeted, "Mom..."
And the posthumous nomination was well-received by fans, as well.
And a lot of people got pretty emotional.
Overall, fans were happy to see Fisher honored and recognized.
Long live Carrie Fisher, indeed.
Krystie Yandoli is an entertainment editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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