Joan Rivers: Her Life in Photos

Comedienne, talk-show host, fashion critic, trailblazer: The riveting Rivers kept audiences laughing for more than 50 years


In 2010, Rivers debuted a documentary, Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work, at the San Francisco International Film Festival. The movie, which was met with critical praise, followed the then-76-year-old star for 14 months, showcasing her stand-up and daily life.