“Madam Secretary” follows newly appointed Secretary of State Elizabeth McCord, played by Téa Leoni.
Even in death, Joan Rivers got what she wanted: a star-studded funeral, with the worlds of Hollywood, fashion, media and money all among the mourners.
Tributes continued on Saturday outside of Rivers’ Upper East Side apartment, as preparations were finalized for her funeral on Sunday.
Funeral services have been set for comic legend Joan Rivers as the New York City Medical Examiner said Friday that further tests are needed to pinpoint the cause of her death.
This week one of entertainment’s comedic legends passed away, Hollywood got hacked, and apparently everyone is in court for something or the other.
A memorial for actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will feature music by Alicia Keys and Audra McDonald, reflections by former Mayor David Dinkins and Sonia Sanchez, and a eulogy by Harry Belafonte.
News of her death spread quickly at Lincoln Center where shows were underway.
In memoriam, we look at some of Joan Rivers’ best jokes, one-liners, and words of wisdom from the woman who “learned to have absolutely no regrets about any jokes” she had ever done.
As news broke of Joan Rivers’ passing, social media was flooded with tributes and kind words from celebrities.
Rivers was taken to Mount Sinai Hospital last Thursday morning after she went in for a procedure on her vocal cords at the Yorkville Endoscopy Clinic.
Another union agreed to a contract this past weekend with the Metropolitan Opera, in the wake of the threat of a lockout last month.
The 81-year-old comedian went into cardiac and respiratory arrest last Thursday while undergoing a vocal cord procedure at a private Upper East Side clinic.
The 54-year-old posted bail of $1,500 later in the day.
Joan Rivers remains hospitalized three days after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor’s office in Manhattan.
The two-time Tony Award winners are part of an ensemble cast in the comedy “It’s Only a Play.”
Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang “Smile” and bagpipers played “New York, New York” at Joan Rivers’ funeral Sunday.
Scenes from the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.