Posts tagged "Melissa Rivers"

‘Fashion Police’ Going on Hiatus (Until September)

Days after Kathy Griffin turned in her Fashion Police shoes, E! has announced that the show will be taking a little break.

By: Peggy Truong / March 18, 2015

Sharon Osbourne, Melissa Rivers Comment on Kelly Osbourne’s Exit from ‘Fashion Police’

Sharon Osbourne and Melissa Rivers have both commented on Kelly Osbourne's exit from E!'s Fashion Police. After a long, drama-filled week for the late Joan Rivers's fashion talk show, Osbourne (who has been a host since its 2010 beginning) announced her exit yesterday. Osbourne originally took to Twitter on Tuesday (Feb. 24, 2015) to threaten to quit the show…

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / February 28, 2015

Melissa Rivers Responds to Joan Rivers’ Oscars In Memoriam Snub

The internet and the show's viewers went wild over Joan Rivers' notable absence during the In Memoriam segment at the Academy Awards on Sunday. But while fans are outraged, her daughter Melissa Rivers is taking the high road. The Fashion Police producer says she would have loved to see her mother's name during the show,…

By: Kendall Fisher / February 24, 2015

Joan Rivers Was Left Out of ‘In Memoriam’ Reel Because Apparently the Academy Can’t Fit in a Red Carpet Legend

Despite Joan Rivers's phenomenal success in breaking down barriers for female comedians and women in general in the entertainment industry (which is still a man's world, if Patricia Arquette's moving speech was any indication), Rivers was noticeably left out of out of the Oscar's "In Memoriam" segment. This year's montage featured beautiful animated portraits of those i…

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / February 23, 2015

Melissa Rivers Officially Files Lawsuit for Joan Rivers’ Death: Read her Statement

In October, we reported that Melissa Rivers was planning to sue the New York City clinic where her mother Joan Rivers passed away suddenly in order to get some answers regarding the tragic incident. Now, in what she describes as "one of the most difficult decisions" she's ever had to make, Melissa has finally followed…

By: Kendall Fisher / January 26, 2015

Melissa Rivers Talks Publicly About Late Mother Joan Rivers For the First Time

Melissa Rivers just talked publicly about her late mother, Joan Rivers, for the first time since her passing on Sept. 4. The daughter of the comedy legend attended The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment Breakfast today, Dec. 10. It was there that Melissa spoke about her mother to the crowd.

By: Jess Cohen / December 10, 2014

Kathy Griffin ‘Will Not be Holding Back’ on Fashion Police in Honor of Joan Rivers

Kathy Griffin, who will soon be the new host of Fashion Police, said she will be honoring the late Joan Rivers by giving celebs her honest (most likely brutal) truth. Kathy knows she has some very great, legendary shoes to fill, and spoke to Jimmy Kimmel about her upcoming undertaking - not without giving him…

By: Kaitlyn Laurie / December 10, 2014

Joan Rivers’ $150 Million Will Includes Family, Friends and Charities

Joan Rivers will was filed with the Manhattan Surrogate's Court earlier today, revealing that the late comedienne will spread her estimated $150 million fortunate amongst family, friends, staff and charities. The court papers say Joan's only child Melissa Rivers was named executor of the estate (which we previously reported), and since the will is devoid…

By: Kendall Fisher / December 9, 2014

Report: Kathy Griffin Confirmed to Replace Joan Rivers on ‘Fashion Police’

Kathy Griffin is reportedly confirmed to replace the late Joan Rivers on E!'s Fashion Police. Rumors have been flying for months about Griffin stepping in for her friend after her passing. Now, TMZ is reporting that Griffin will join the show. Get all of the details below!

By: Jess Cohen / November 18, 2014

Joan Rivers’ Doctors Didn’t Follow Proper Procedure, Gave Comedienne Too Much Sedatives

New reports surrounding Joan Rivers suggest that the late comedienne's doctors did not follow proper medical protocol at the time of her death. According to TMZ, the Department of Health and Human Services examined the Yorkville Endoscopy Center, where Rivers initially stopped breathing before she was rushed New York City's Mount Sinai Hospital, and found…

By: Gabrielle Chung / November 10, 2014

Melissa Rivers Hires Lawyers, Suing Doctors For Joan Rivers’ Wrongful Death

Melissa Rivers obtained help from a law firm on Tuesday to represent her in suing the clinic involved in Joan Rivers' death. As we reported last week, a driving force for the comedienne's daughter is to find out exactly how her mom passed away... But it must be noted that this law suit could be…

By: Kendall Fisher / October 28, 2014

Melissa Rivers Suing Medical Center for Joan Rivers Death

Almost two months after Joan Rivers passed away, her daughter Melissa Rivers is looking for answers. According to reports, doctors at Yorkville Endoscopy LLC aren't willing to give Melissa the full story as to what occurred the day of her mother's death, and after the New York Dept. of Health and Human Services came out…

By: Kendall Fisher / October 23, 2014

Melissa Rivers Will Inherit $110 Million From Late Mother Joan Rivers: Report

Melissa Rivers is set to inherit over $100 million from her late mother, Joan Rivers. According to US Weekly, Melissa will receive $75 million in cash, plus Joan's $35 million New York City apartment.

By: Jess Cohen / October 22, 2014

Can ‘Fashion Police’ Move Forward Without Joan? Giuliana Rancic Says ‘I Don’t Know’

After Melissa Rivers posted an emotional note to fans about Joan Rivers’ passing, Joan’s Fashion Police costar Giuliana Rancic has opened up about the difficult loss as well.

By: Mindy Lee / September 19, 2014

Melissa Rivers Speaks Out for the First Time Since Joan Rivers’ Funeral

Melissa Rivers can't express her gratitude enough for the outpouring of love and support in the last three weeks since her mom Joan Rivers' passed away. The comedienne's daughter took to her WhoSay late Wednesday to speak out for the first time since Joan's funeral and thank everyone who has been reaching out.

By: Kendall Fisher / September 18, 2014

Read the Hilarious Note Melissa Rivers Shared as Part of her Eulogy for Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers once expressed that she wanted a very "lights, camera, action" Hollywood funeral, and there's no doubt she certainly got it. From attendees like Whoopi Goldberg, Sarah Jessica Parker, Clive Davis and Diana Sawyer to eulogies delivered by Howard Stern, Cindy Adams and Deborah Norville and even a performance by Hugh Jackman, the service

By: Kendall Fisher / September 10, 2014

Joan Rivers Dies at Age 81

Joan Rivers has passed away at 81 years old. The comedy legend battled for a week to keep her life after suffering from cardiac arrest during a minor outpatient procedure last week and passed away peacefully at Mount Sinai hospital.

By: Kendall Fisher / September 4, 2014

Joan Rivers Still On Life Support, Says Daughter Melissa

Joan Rivers is still on life support, according to a statement released by her daughter, Melissa Rivers, this Tuesday. "On behalf of my mother and our family, we are extremely grateful for all the love and support we’ve received. At this time she does remain on life support," it reads. "I know my mother would…

By: Gabrielle Chung / September 2, 2014

Joan Rivers ‘Resting Comforably’ After Health Scare

Joan Rivers is "resting comfortably," her daughter Melissa Rivers told the Associated Press in a statement about her mother's present condition. The 81-year-old comedian was placed in a medically induced coma yesterday after going into cardiac arrest during throat surgery.

By: Barbara DeFranco / August 29, 2014
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