6 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
3 Portrayals |
20 Interviews |
21 Articles |
3 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
Jake and Joan Jim | Ms. Joan Rivers
5' 2" (1.57 m)
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[on daughter Melissa Rivers
] She and I are very close. We speak every single day. Literally, I call her every day and leave the same message on her answering machine: "Pick the hell up, Melissa. I know you're there, damn it." And she always calls me back with the same response: "Mom, how in God's name did you get this new number?"
Before an unfamiliar comedian Arsenio Hall
had a successful late night talk show, she had used him for The Late Show
(1986), as her replacement. Fortunately for Hall, he only got the job, because she left the show, because of the way the producers had been taken advantaged of her.
The Queen of the Barbed One-liners