4 Awesome Carrie Fisher Pizzeria Tributes and a Cinnabumble

January 6, 2017

The sudden passing of Carrie Fisher on December 27, at age 60, followed closely by the passing of her mother, Debbie Reynolds, captured the hearts and imaginations of movie fans everywhere. But Star Wars devotees especially felt compelled to gather as a community. Like the intergalactic Cantina hangout, pizza places and other restaurants proved the perfect purview for Princess Leia mourners to commiserate over a slice of the Universe’s most popular food.

1. Hakki Akdeniz, the owner of Champion Pizza in New York’s Soho neighborhood, learned English in his native Turkey by watching Star Wars before moving to New York