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Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work (25-Jan-2010)

Directors: Ricki Stern; Anne Sundberg

Keywords: Documentary, Biography

Documentary examines the life and career of Joan Rivers.

ABSTRACT
Renowned and reviled for her career as an insult comic with a razor-sharp wit and steadfast refusal to pull punches, Joan Rivers is profiled in Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work, following the comedienne as she struggles with her advancing age and perceived competition in the form of Kathy Griffin. Rivers' infamous history of plastic surgery is discussed at length, as is her touring schedule.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kathy Griffin
Actor
4-Nov-1960   Vicki on Suddenly Susan
Don Rickles
Comic
8-May-1926   King of the Insult
Joan Rivers
Comic
8-Jun-1933 4-Sep-2014 Can we talk?
Melissa Rivers
TV Personality
20-Jan-1968   Daughter of Joan Rivers

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