Ozzy Osbourne - Ozzy Osbourne And Carrie Fisher Were Sober Companions After Meeting In Rehab

0
0
Subscribe to Ozzy Osbourne alerts

Rocker Ozzy Osbourne and Star Wars actress Carrie Fisher were once unlikely sober companions after striking up a friendship during a stint in rehab.

The actress made light of the pair's relationship during the 2013 Daytime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (16Jun13), when she served as an award presenter, after spotting the Black Sabbath frontman in the audience with his talk show host wife, Sharon.

She quipped, "Ozzy, I haven't seen you since rehab..." before going on to introduce the category for Outstanding Special Class Animation Program.

The then added, "Our nominees, they take us into worlds we've never seen before, unlike, like Ozzy and myself, you've taken acid, in which case... yeah. Same dealer."

Fisher's comments raised a few laughs at the Beverly Hilton hotel, and, returning to U.S. talk show The Talk on Monday (17Jun13), Sharon Osbourne revealed the recovering addicts had actually been in rehab together many years ago.

She explained, "Everybody (at the Emmys) thought that that was a joke, but it's serious, they were in rehab together... After they came out of rehab they would go to meetings together and she would call the house... and say, 'It's Princess Leia (Fisher's character in the Star Wars franchise),' and (my son) Jack would go, 'Mummy, Princess Leia's on the phone!'"

Ozzy Osbourne recently confessed to suffering a drink and drugs relapse but is now celebrating over 100 days sober.


Contactmusic

Tags: Ozzy Osbourne - Star Wars - Carrie Fisher

0
0
Subscribe to Ozzy Osbourne alerts
Advertisement

More Ozzy Osbourne

Ozzy's Sober And Jack's Married; What Will The New Series Of 'The Osbournes' Bring?

One of MTV's most popular reality series is finally coming back. Sharon Osbourne has revealed that 'The Osbournes' will make a brief return in the...

Ozzy Osbourne Reveals Plans For New Black Sabbath Album And Final Tour

Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne has revealed the band plan to record another album together before embarking on a final tour.Black Sabbath have one more...

Music Fans Crown Ozzy Osbourne And Lady Gaga "Hardest Artists To Understand"

Music fans have named Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus and Rihanna in their top ten hardest artists to understand lyrically. 2000 people took part in the...

Ozzy Osbourne Was Left (Literally) Speechless By The Beatles

You’d think someone of Ozzy Osbourne’s status wouldn’t be star struck by anyone, but the legendary rocker was left speechless when he was tasked with...

Advertisement

Ozzy Osbourne Explains Muddled Ringo Starr Grammys Intro: "I Completely F***ed It Up!"

Ozzy Osbourne has reflected upon one of the more bemusing incidents of last night's Grammy Awards. The 65 year-old rock star was tasked with introducing...

Sharon Osbourne Always Knew She'd Take Ozzy Back

Reality television star Sharon Osbourne always knew that she would take her rocker husband Ozzy Osbourne back. Last April, the couple separated briefly when Ozzy...

Sharon Osbourne Reveals 'Unbreakable' Attitude On Ozzy's Drink And Drugs Relapse In New Book

Sharon Osbourne has divulged the devastating extent she went to on discovering rocker husband Ozzy Osbourne's slip back into the world of drink and drugs.'The...

Kelly Osbourne Gets Engaged To Matthew Mosshart In The Caribbean

Matthew Mosshart, brother of The Dead Weather/The Kills lead singer Alison Mosshart, has popped the question to his girlfriend Kelly Osbourne, who is the daughter...

Advertisement

Comments

Ozzy Osbourne Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Ozzy Osbourne

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All