1. Edith Minturn "Edie" Sedgwick was an American actress, socialite, model, and heiress who starred in several of Andy Warhol's short films in the 1960s. 2. Edie Sedgwick is the transgendered reincarnation of a vacuous Andy Warhol Superstar who died of a barbiturate overdose in 1971. A visionary artist, Edie was reborn at the dawn of the New Millenium to save the world by singing, writing, and producing video about celebrities.