Being Raised Amid Drug Addiction and Mental Illness
Original Source: etonline.com
Billie Lourd is getting candid about what it was like growing up with her mother, the late Carrie Fisher.
The 25-year-old actress covers Town & Country‘s September issue, and in an interview with her American Horror Story co-star Sarah Paulson, opens up about the lessons she’s learned from both Fisher and her grandmother, the late Debbie Reynolds. Lourd says her childhood was balanced by her father, Bryan Lourd, who had more structure, and her mother, who was famously eccentric.
“He gets home at the same time every day, and we eat dinner together, we do homework together, we watch Extreme Makeover: Home Edition and cry, and then go to sleep,” Lourd recalls. “At Mom’s it was like, ‘Let’s put Christmas lights in the palm trees at 2 a.m.’ Do you remember when Sharper Image was 24 hours? We went there all the time, 1 a.m. or 3 a.m., just…click here to continue reading