Celebrities pay tribute to Joan Rivers
Joan Rivers, who died on Friday aged 81, has been honoured on social media as a friend, mentor and inspiration.
Celebrities remembered the comedian's verve and fearlessness. Female comics thanked her for blazing the trail and talk show stars bowed to a master.
Some speculated heaven just became a funnier place.
My friend Joan Rivers has passed away once again to quote Billy Crystal... There are no words. Bon Voyage Joan 😢— Whoopi Goldberg (@WhoopiGoldberg) September 4, 2014
Watching Joan Rivers do standup at age 81 was incredible: athletic, jaw-dropping, terrifying, essential. It never stopped. Neither will she.— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) September 4, 2014
Sydney Morning Herald