Joan Rivers

Highest Rated: 100% The Swimmer (1968)
Lowest Rated: 8% First Daughter (2004)
Birthday: Jun 8, 1933
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, USA
Was billed early in her career as Pepper January, Comedy with Spice. Wrote for Candid Camera. In 1961, worked with Chicago's Second City improv group.   In 1988, replaced Linda Lavin on Broadway in Neil Simon's Broadway Bound. Won a Daytime Emmy in 1990 for Outstanding Talk Show Host for The Joan Rivers Show. In the 1994 biopic Tears and Laughter: The Joan and Melissa Rivers Story, she and her daughter played themselves. Had a lucrative side job pushing her own line of jewelry on QVC. Played herself in the second-season finale of Nip/Tuck. Collected Fabergé eggs. Posthumously nominated for a Grammy award for Best Spoken Word Album for her album Diary of a Mad Diva, in 2014.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
79% Iron Man 3 Herself $409M 2013
50% Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf's Actor $0.6M 2013
No Score Yet Moms Mabley: I Got Somethin' to Tell You Actor 2013
No Score Yet Why We Laugh: Funny Women Actor Executive Producer 2012
No Score Yet Joan Rivers: Don't Start with Me Screenwriter Actor 2012
22% The Smurfs Party Guest $142.7M 2011
92% Joan Rivers: A Piece Of Work Actor $3M 2010
No Score Yet Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers Actor 2009
80% Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project Actor 2008
No Score Yet Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business Of America Actor 2008
No Score Yet My Name is Jackie Beat Actor 2006
No Score Yet Joan Rivers: Live at the London Palladium Actor 2006
8% First Daughter Herself $9.1M 2004
89% Shrek 2 Herself $436.5M 2004
No Score Yet Beauty Actor 2001
38% Intern Dolly Bellows 2000
No Score Yet Whispers: An Elephant's Tale Spike 2000
No Score Yet Goosed Actor 1999
No Score Yet Napoleon Mother Penguin 1997
No Score Yet Tears and Laughter: Joan and Melissa Rivers Story Herself 1994
63% Serial Mom Herself 1994
No Score Yet Stonewall 25: Voices of Pride and Protest Actor 1994
No Score Yet A Woman's View of Pro Football Actor 1993
No Score Yet Les Patterson Saves the World U.S. President 1990
No Score Yet How to Murder a Millionaire Irma 1990
59% Look Who's Talking Julie [uncredited] 1989
59% Spaceballs Dot Matrix 1987
No Score Yet Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz Actor 1985
No Score Yet Captain Kangaroo and His Friends Actor 1985
83% The Muppets Take Manhattan Herself 1984
No Score Yet Rabbit Test Screenwriter 2nd Nurse Director 1978
No Score Yet The Girl Most Likely to... Screenwriter 1973
No Score Yet Best of the Best of The Electric Company Actor 1971
100% The Swimmer Joan 1968

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Billy on the Street
2011-2017
Appearing
  • 2016
No Score Yet The Apprentice
2004-2017
Reality cast member Appearing
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
No Score Yet Late Night With Seth Meyers
2014
Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon
2014
Guest
  • 2014
No Score Yet The View
1997
Guest
  • 2014
  • 2013
No Score Yet Late Show With David Letterman
1993-2015
Guest
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
Guest
  • 2014
  • 2012
  • 2011
No Score Yet CBS This Morning
2012
Guest
  • 2013
No Score Yet Deal With It
2013-2014
Appearing
  • 2013
No Score Yet Project Runway
2004
Judge
  • 2013
No Score Yet Project Runway
2005
Judge
  • 2013
No Score Yet The Jeselnik Offensive
2013
Guest
  • 2013
No Score Yet Celebrity Wife Swap
2012-2015
Appearing
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Hot in Cleveland
2010-2015
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon
2009-2014
Guest
  • 2013
  • 2010
  • 2009
No Score Yet Colbert Report
2005-2014
Guest
  • 2012
72% Drop Dead Diva
2009-2014
  • 2012
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Chew
2011
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Revolution
2012
Guest
  • 2012
No Score Yet Arthur
1996
Voice
  • 2012
  • 2008
No Score Yet The Graham Norton Show
2007
Guest
  • 2012
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
94% Louie
2010-2015
Joan Rivers Herself
  • 2011
85% The Simpsons
1989
Annie
  • 2011
75% Nip/Tuck
2003-2009
Herself
  • 2010
  • 2005
  • 2004
No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show
2003
Guest
  • 2009
87% Boston Legal
2004-2008
Herself
  • 2006
No Score Yet Less Than Perfect
2002-2009
Louise Hill
  • 2005
No Score Yet Suddenly Susan
1996-2000
Edie
  • 1999
  • 1998
No Score Yet Saturday Night Live
1975
Host Guest
  • 1983
No Score Yet The Flip Wilson Show
1970-1974
Guest
  • 1973
  • 1972
  • 1971

QUOTES FROM Joan Rivers CHARACTERS