Joan Rivers

Actor · Writer · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 79
Joan Alexandra Molinsky, known professionally as Joan Rivers, was an American comedian, actress, writer, producer, and television host. She was noted for her often controversial comedic persona—heavily self-deprecating and sharply acerbic, especially towards celebrities and politicians.

Joan Alexandra Molinsky, known professionally as Joan Rivers, was an American comedian, actress, writer, producer, and television host. She was noted for her often controversial comedic persona—heavily self-deprecating and sharply acerbic, especially towards celebrities and politicians.

Birth Name

Joan Alexandra Molinsky

Born

Thursday, 08 June 1933

Died

Thursday, 04 September 2014

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Actress Filmography

The Hall: Honoring the Greats of Stand-Up Self (archive footage) / Self 2022
Framing Agnes Self 2022
Listening to Kenny G Self 2021
Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed Self 2021
Gossip Self 2021
Live at Mister Kelly's Self 2021
The Story of Late Night Self 2021
WWE's Most Wanted Treasures Self 2021
Worn Stories Self - Host, The Joan Rivers Show 2021
Kid 90 Self 2021
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

The Hall: Honoring the Greats of Stand-Up Self (archive footage) / Self 2022
Framing Agnes Self 2022
Listening to Kenny G Self 2021
Bob Ross: Happy Accidents, Betrayal & Greed Self 2021
Gossip Self 2021
Live at Mister Kelly's Self 2021
The Story of Late Night Self 2021
WWE's Most Wanted Treasures Self 2021
Worn Stories Self - Host, The Joan Rivers Show 2021
Kid 90 Self 2021
Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided to Go for It Self (archive footage) 2021
The Comedy Store Self 2020
Challenger: The Final Flight Self - Comedian 2020
This Is Paris Self 2020
Disclosure Self 2020
Beastie Boys Story Self 2020
Best of the Comedy Central Roast 2019
The Very Very Best of the 70s (archive footage) 2019
Jeremy Vine Self 2018
Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind Self 2018
Whitney Self 2018
Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives Self 2017
The Nineties Self 2017
The Last Laugh Self 2017
The History of Comedy Self 2017
Whitney: Can I Be Me Self 2017
American Anarchist Self 2016
Love, Sweat and Tears Herself / Self 2016
Joan Rivers: Exit Laughing Self 2016
The Eighties Self - The Late Show 2016
Strange Inheritance Self 2015
Genesis: Together and Apart Self 2014
Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend? Grandma Doyle / Grandma 2014
Women Aren't Funny Herself / Self 2014
HuffPost Live Conversations Self - Guest 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self - Guest 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self - Guest 2014
Autopsy: The Last Hours of Self 2014
The Drunken Peasants Self 2014
The Improv: 50 Years Behind the Brick Wall Self 2013
The Sixties Herself - episode of The Ed Sullivan Show 2013
Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley Self 2013
Celebrity Page Self 2013
Kris Self - Co-Host 2013
Deal with It Herself 2013
When Comedy Went to School Self 2013
Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf's Herself / Self 2013
Iron Man 3 Herself / Joan Rivers 2013
Henry Hugglemonster (voice) 2013
Why We Laugh: Funny Women Herself / Self 2013
In Bed with Joan Self - Host 2013
Makers: Women Who Make America Self - Comedian 2013
The Jeselnik Offensive Self - Guest 2013
The Broadway.com Show Self 2013
Joan Rivers: Don't Start with Me Self 2012
Katie Self - Guest 2012
Steve Harvey Self 2012
Larry King Now Herself - Guest 2012
GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling Self 2012
Celebrity Wife Swap Self 2012
Billy on the Street Self 2011
Bob Ross: The Happy Painter Herself (archive footage) / Self 2011
Tower Heist Self 2011
The Chew Herself 2011
Anderson Live Self 2011
The Smurfs Party Guest 2011
The Undefeated Self / Self (archive footage) 2011
Big Morning Buzz Live Self 2011
Give It Up for Greg Giraldo Self 2011
Choccywoccydoodah Self 2011
Growing Up Barnard Self 2011
Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best? Self 2011
Miss Representation Self 2011
16th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Self - Presenter 2011
Show People with Paul Wontorek Self 2010
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Self 2010
The Talk Self - Guest 2010
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Self 2010
Louie Joan Rivers 2010
Hot in Cleveland Anka, Herself 2010
Never Sleep Again: The Elm Street Legacy Self / (archival footage) 2010
The Battle for Late Night Self 2010
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work Herself / Self 2010
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
The Jay Leno Show Self 2009
The Dr. Oz Show Self (archive footage), Self 2009
How'd You Get So Rich? Self - Host 2009
2009 World Series of Poker Self 2009
Drop Dead Diva Herself 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self - Guest 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Herself - Guest 2009
What's the Name of the Dame? Self 2009
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America Self - Comedienne 2009
Every Little Step Self 2008
Celebrity Ghost Stories Herself 2008
Spaceballs: The Animated Series Dot Matrix 2008
The Doctors Herself 2008
Z Rock Self 2008
The Cho Show Self 2008
Celebrity Family Feud Self 2008
The Wendy Williams Show Self - Guest 2008
Pioneers of Television Self 2008
11th Annual the Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for American Humor: George Carlin Self 2008
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Self / Himself 2007
Chelsea Lately Herself - Host of 'Fashion Police' 2007
Tori & Dean: Inn Love Herself 2007
100 Greatest Stand-Ups Self 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self - Guest, Self 2007
Rachael Ray Self - Guest 2006
Tom Green's House Tonight Herself (voice) 2006
An Audience with Joan Rivers Herself / Self 2006
The Colbert Report Herself - Guest, Herself 2005
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Self 2005
Nigella Self 2005
8 Out of 10 Cats Self 2005
Spaceballs: The Documentary Self 2005
Project Runway Self - Guest Judge 2004
Fashion News Live Herself 2004
The Paul O'Grady Show Herself - Guest 2004
Boston Legal Self 2004
First Daughter Joan Rivers 2004
The Tony Danza Show Self - Guest 2004
Live at the Apollo Self - Host, Self 2004
The Soup Self 2004
ALF's Hit Talk Show Self 2004
The Graham Norton Effect Self - Guest 2004
Shrek 2 Joan Rivers (voice) / Joan Rivers 2004
Dave the Barbarian Queen Zonthara, Queen Zonthara / Ghost Mom 2004
The Apprentice Herself - Comedienne, Herself - Boardroom Advisor, Herself (archive footage), Herself - Guest Boardroom Advisor, Herself, Herself (credit only), Herself - Finalist 2004
Shootout Self 2003
I'm with Her Joan Rivers, Self 2003
Nip/Tuck Self 2003
Last Comic Standing Self - Lynn's Mentor 2003
100 Years of Hope and Humor Self 2003
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! Self 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Herself, Herself - Guest 2003
Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks Shirley the Sheep 2003
Cleavage Self 2002
Less than Perfect Louise 2002
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway Self 2002
V Graham Norton Self - Guest 2002
The Making and Meaning of 'We Are Family' Self 2002
Fashion Police Self - Host, Host 2002
When I Was a Girl Self 2001
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross Self - Guest 2001
The Human Face Self 2001
Curb Your Enthusiasm Joan Rivers 2000
Whispers: An Elephant's Tale Spike (voice) / Spike 2000
Intern Dolly Bellows 2000
Goosed Blanche / Mom 1999
Loose Women Herself 1999
The Hollywood Fashion Machine Self 1999
So Graham Norton Self - Guest 1998
E! Mysteries & Scandals Self 1998
The View Herself, Herself - Phone Interview (voice), Herself (archive footage) 1997
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
Suddenly Susan Edie 1996
Arthur Bubbe, Bubby, Bubbe / Camel 1996
Shopping for Fitness Self 1996
The Daily Show Self - Guest 1996
E! True Hollywood Story Herself 1996
Man of the Year Self 1995
Napoleon Mother Penguin / Mother Penguin (voice) 1995
Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist Joan 1995
Extra with Billy Bush Self (archive footage) 1994
The 48th Annual Tony Awards Self - Nominee 1994
Tears and Laughter: the Joan and Melissa Rivers Story Joan Rivers 1994
Serial Mom Joan Rivers 1994
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Herself 1993
Late Show with David Letterman Herself, Herself - Guest 1993
One Nation Under God Self 1993
WWE Raw Herself (archive footage) 1993
Madonna: The Name of the Game Self 1993
The Howard Stern Interview Self - Guest 1992
Noel's House Party Self 1991
The Very Best of the Ed Sullivan Show Self 1991
The Horror Hall of Fame Herself / Self 1990
The Howard Stern Show Self - Guest 1990
The 44th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 1990
How to Murder a Millionaire Irma / Irma Summers 1990
The Simpsons Annie Dubinsky 1989
Look Who's Talking Julie 1989
The Byron Allen Show Self - Guest 1989
The Joan Rivers Show Self - Host 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Herself - Guest 1989
Christmas at Pee-wee's Playhouse Self 1988
Inside Edition Self, Self - Author, Diary of a Mad Diva 1988
The Dame Edna Experience Self - Guest 1987
Spaceballs Dot Matrix / Dot Matrix (voice) 1987
Les Patterson Saves the World President Rivers 1987
Biography Self 1987
Square One Television Self 1987
Shalom Sesame Microphone, Self 1987
The Late Show Self - Host, Herself - Hostess 1986
The New Hollywood Squares Self - Center Square 1986
American Masters Self 1986
NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration Self 1986
George Burns' 90th Birthday Party: A Very Special Special Self 1986
America Self 1985
227 Self 1985
Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz Self 1985
The Muppets Take Manhattan Perfume Saleswoman 1984
On Stage America Self 1984
The 26th Annual Grammy Awards Self 1984
Live... And in Person Self 1983
Frontline Herself (archive footage) 1983
Wogan Herself 1982
The Regis Philbin Show Self - Guest 1981
Entertainment Tonight Self 1981
Uncle Scam Self 1981
Lily: Sold Out Herself / Self 1981
CBS News Sunday Morning Self (archive footage) 1979
America 2-Night Self 1978
Rabbit Test Second Nurse 1978
The South Bank Show Herself 1978
The Jim Nabors Show Self - Guest 1978
Happy Birthday, Las Vegas Self 1977
Laugh-In Guest Performer 1977
The Love Boat Allison Newman 1977
Saturday Night Live Various / Self - Host 1975
The Magnificent Marble Machine Self 1975
Sammy and Company Self - Guest 1975
Dinah! Self - Guest 1974
The Mac Davis Show Self 1974
The Shape of Things 1973
The Helen Reddy Show Self - Guest 1973
The $10,000 Pyramid Herself - Celebrity Contestant 1973
Hollywood's Talking Self 1973
The Vin Scully Show Self - Guest 1973
The Midnight Special Herself 1972
Dean Martin Presents: The Bobby Darin Amusement Co. Self 1972
I've Got a Secret Self - Guest 1972
The Electric Company 1971
Parkinson Self - Guest 1971
Stand Up and Cheer Self 1971
The Pearl Bailey Show Self - Guest 1971
Flip Self 1970
Can You Top This Self 1970
Sesame Street 'The Adventures of Letterman' Narrator 1969
The David Frost Show Self - Guest 1969
You're Putting Me On Self 1969
The Jim Nabors Hour Self - Guest 1968
Here's Lucy Joan Reynolds 1968
The Joan Rivers Show Self - Host 1968
The Swimmer Joan 1968
What's My Line? Self - Mystery Guest 1968
The Dick Cavett Show Self - Guest 1968
Operation: Entertainment Self 1968
The Carol Burnett Show Self, Self - Guest / Various Characters 1967
Personality Self 1967
The Sammy Davis, Jr. Show Self - Comedienne 1966
Once Upon a Coffee House Herself / Self 1965
The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) Self - Panelist 1965
Gypsy Self 1965
The Hollywood Palace Self - Comedienne 1964
The Match Game Self - Team Captain 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest Hostess, Herself - Guest, Herself - Guest Host, Herself, Herself - Guest Hostees, Herself - Comedienne 1962
The Jack Paar Program Self 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Co-Host, Herself - Comedienne, Herself - Actress 1961
The Kraft Music Hall Self 1958
This Is Your Life Self 1955
Mister Universe Teenage Girl in Audience 1951
The Ed Sullivan Show Herself - Comedienne, Herself - Singer, Herself 1948

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