Joan Rivers

Biography

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Joan Alexandra Molinsky Sanger Rosenberg, widely known as Joan Rivers (born June 8, 1933), is an Emmy Award-winning American comedian, television personality and actress. She is known for her brash manner; her loud, raspy voice with a heavy New York accent; and her numerous cosmetic surgeries. Rivers's comic style relies heavily on poking fun at herself and other celebrities, mostly about their fashion sense, or according to her, the lack thereof.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Joan Alexandra Molinsky Sanger Rosenberg, widely known as Joan Rivers (born June 8, 1933), is an Emmy Award-winning American comedian, television personality and actress. She is known for her brash manner; her loud, raspy voice with a heavy New York accent; and her numerous cosmetic surgeries. Rivers's comic style relies heavily on poking fun at herself and other celebrities, mostly about their fashion sense, or according to her, the lack thereof.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Joan Rivers, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

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Gender -

Known Credits 70

Birthday 1933-06-08

Day of Death 2014-09-04

Place of Birth Brooklyn, New York, USA

Adult Actor False

Official Site -

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Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 Women Aren't Funny as Herself
2014 Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley
2014 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon(1 episode) as Herself
2013 Mel Brooks: Make a Noise as Herself
2013 Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's as Herself
2013 Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You as Herself
2013 Why We Laugh: Funny Women as Herself
2012 Joan Rivers: Don't Start with Me as Self
2012 Johnny Carson: King of Late Night as Herself
2011 Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?(26 episodes)
2010 Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work as Herself
2009 Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers as Herself - Roastee
2008 We Are Most Amused
2008 Spaceballs: The Animated Series(13 episodes) as Dot Matrix
2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show(1 episode)
2006 An Audience with Joan Rivers as Herself
2005 Joan Rivers: (Still A) Live at the London Palladium as Herself
2005 Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List(2 episodes)
2005 8 out of 10 Cats(3 episodes)
2004 Boston Legal(1 episode)
2004 The Tony Danza Show(1 episode)
2004 Live at the Apollo(1 episode)
2004 Best Week Ever(1 episode)
2003 I'm with Her(2 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(1 episode)
2003 Nip/Tuck(2 episodes)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(2 episodes)
2002 Less than Perfect(1 episode)
2002 V Graham Norton(1 episode)
2001 Good Day Live(2 episodes)
2000 The Intern as Dolly Bellows
1999 Goosed
1999 Family Guy(1 episode)
1998 So Graham Norton(1 episode)
1997 The View(13 episodes)
1996 Suddenly Susan(93 episodes) as Edie
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(3 episodes)
1994 Tears and Laughter: The Joan and Melissa Rivers Story as Joan Rivers
1994 Serial Mom as Joan Rivers
1992 Lady Boss as Bibi Grant
1990 The Horror Hall of Fame as Herself
1990 How to Murder a Millionaire as Irma
1989 The Simpsons(2 episodes)
1989 The Joan Rivers Show(1 episode)
1988 Pee-Wee's Playhouse Christmas Special
1987 Spaceballs as Dot Matrix (voice)
1987 Les Patterson Saves the World as President Rivers
1986 Pee-wee's Playhouse(1 episode)
1985 Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz
1984 The Muppets Take Manhattan as Perfume saleswoman
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(3 episodes)
1981 Lily: Sold Out as Herself
1978 Rabbit Test as Nurse
1975 Saturday Night Live(1 episode)
1973 Needles and Pins(1 episode)
1971 The Electric Company(782 episodes)
1970 The Flip Wilson Show(2 episodes)
1969 The Jim Nabors Hour(1 episode)
1968 Here's Lucy(1 episode)
1966 Hollywood Squares(0 episodes)
1965 Hootenanny a Go-Go as Herself
1964 Another World(1,668 episodes) as Meredith Dunston
1952 Today(4 episodes)
1949 The Emmy Awards(1 episode)
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show(9 episodes)
1900 An Audience with...(1 episode)
1900 The Story of Light Entertainment(1 episode)
1900 Fashion Police(17 episodes) as Host

Writing

2005 Joan Rivers: (Still A) Live at the London Palladium … Writer
1978 Rabbit Test … Writer
1973 The Girl Most Likely to... … Writer

Creator

1978 Husbands, Wives & Lovers … Creator

Directing

1978 Rabbit Test … Director

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