Known for movies

Short Info

Net Worth$100 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 20, 1968
SpouseJohn Endicott
FactDaughter of Joan Rivers and Edgar Rosenberg.

Melissa Rivers (born Melissa Warburg Rosenberg on January 20, 1968) is an American television personality, producer, businesswoman, and actress. She is the daughter of Joan Rivers and Edgar Rosenberg. Rivers was born in New York City and raised in both Los Angeles and New York. She has a brother, Edgar Cooper, and a sister, Carrie Fisher. Rivers attended the University of Pennsylvania, where she studied English and communications. After graduation, she worked as a production assistant on her mother’s television show, The Joan Rivers Show. In 1989, she began working as a writer and producer for the Fox sitcom Married… with Children. In 1996, she co-hosted the E! Network’s red carpet coverage of the Academy Awards. In 2003, Rivers became the co-host and executive producer of her mother’s reality show, Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?. The show ran for three seasons on the WE tv network. In 2010, Rivers starred in and produced the reality series Melissa & Joey for ABC Family. The show ran for four seasons and ended in 2015. In 2014, Rivers starred in and produced the reality series Joan & Melissa: Joan Goes To Hollywood for the TV Guide Network. The show ran for one season. In 2017, Rivers starred in and produced the reality series Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best? for the Bravo network. The show is currently in its third season.

Rivers has appeared in numerous films and television shows. Her film credits include The Smokers (2000), Iron Jawed Angels (2004), and A Piece of Cake (2008). Her television credits include guest appearances on Roseanne (1989), Seinfeld (1992), and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2010).

Rivers has been married twice. Her first marriage was to John Endicott from 1987 to 1993. Her second marriage was to Edgar Rosenberg from 1999 to his death in 1987. She has one son, Edgar Cooper Endicott, from her first marriage.

Rivers has a net worth of $100 million. She earns a salary of $10 million per year from her various television shows and endorsement deals.

General Info

Full NameMelissa Rivers
Net Worth$100 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 20, 1968
ProfessionTelevision producer, Presenter, Author, Philanthropist, Actor
EducationUniversity of Pennsylvania


SpouseJohn Endicott
ChildrenEdgar Cooper Endicott
ParentsJoan Rivers, Edgar Rosenberg


MoviesJoy, Step Up, Tears and Laughter: The Joan and Melissa Rivers Story, Top Cat and the Beverly Hills Cats, The Last Guy on Earth
TV ShowsDeal with It, Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?, I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!, Fashion Police, The Apprentice

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1I learned that my mother was a big time maximalist. She had stuff stashed everywhere! She never met a tag sale she didn't like."


1Credits Joan Rivers as her favorite mentor/best friend and her real-life mother.
2Her mentor was her real-life mother Joan Rivers.
3Her ex-husband, John Endicott, was a horse breeder.
4Son Edgar Cooper Endicott was named after Melissa's father, Edgar Rosenberg, who committed suicide in 1987.
5Melissa is an accomplished equestrienne competing on the show circuits. She has been known to jump horses over 4-1/2 foot obstacles.
6Graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, class of 1989. Went by the name Melissa Rosenberg (her father's last name) at the time.
7Daughter of Joan Rivers and Edgar Rosenberg.




Fashion PoliceTV Series executive producer - 100 episodes, 2003 - 2015 co-executive producer - 12 episodes, 2002 - 2003
Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?2011-2013TV Series co-executive producer - 26 episodes
In Bed with Joan2013TV Series executive producer


Joy2015/IJoan Rivers
Cubed2010TV SeriesHuman Resource Rep
Dave the Barbarian2004TV SeriesPrincess Irmaplotz
First Daughter2004Melissa Rivers
Out for Blood2004VideoTalk Show Host
The Big Tease1999Dianne Abbott (as Melissa Rosenberg)
Silk Stalkings1999TV SeriesTegan Cook
Men in White1998TV MovieFemale Reporter #1
Tears and Laughter: The Joan and Melissa Rivers Story1994TV MovieMelissa Rivers
Beverly Hills, 902101991TV SeriesMackenzie
Shalom Sesame1987TV SeriesSpecial Guest (1992)
Rabbit Test1978Little Girl (uncredited)


The Proposition2011/IShort special thanks
Re-Cut2010special thanks
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work2010Documentary special thanks - as Mellisa Rivers
Intimate Portrait2004TV Series documentary special thanks - 1 episode


Howard Stern1997-1998TV SeriesHerself
E! News Live1996TV SeriesHerself / Fashion Correspondent (1996-2004)
Intimate Portrait1993TV Series documentaryHerself
The Geraldo Rivera Show1990TV SeriesHerself
The New Hollywood Squares1988-1989TV SeriesHerself
Hour Magazine1984-1987TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood Live2017TV SeriesHerself
Extra2015-2017TV SeriesHerself
Hell's Kitchen2016TV SeriesHerself - Restaurant Patron
Fashion Police2002-2016TV SeriesHerself - Co-Host / Herself - Host / Herself / ...
The Wendy Williams Show2010-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Author, The Book of Joan / Herself - Co-Host
Steve Harvey2013-2016TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - ET Special Correspondent / Herself - Special Correspondent
Today2015-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest / Herself - Author, The Book of Joan
Celebrity Food Fight2016TV SeriesHerself
Talk Stoop with Cat Greenleaf2016TV SeriesHerself
Secrets of New York Fashion Week2015TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Real2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Hostess
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Author, The Book of Joan
The View2010-2015TV SeriesHerself
The Talk2011-2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself - Guest
Home & Family2012-2015TV SeriesHerself - Author, The Book of Joan / Herself - Guest
Larry King Now2012-2015TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Rachael Ray2011-2015TV SeriesHerself
Inside Edition2014-2015TV Series documentaryHerself - Author, The Book of Joan / Herself
The Dr. Oz Show2014-2015TV SeriesHerself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2015TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015TV SeriesHerself
The 42nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2015TV MovieHerself
E! Live from the Red Carpet1996-2015TV SeriesHerself - Host / Herself
The Apprentice2009-2015TV SeriesHerself - TV Host & Producer / Herself
The World Dog Awards2015TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
Where the Sun Kisses the Ocean2014Documentary
The International Fashion Film Awards2014TV SpecialHerself
The Mommy Show2014TV SeriesHerself
Bethenny2014TV SeriesHerself
Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?2011-2014TV SeriesHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2005-2014TV SeriesHerself
In Bed with Joan2013TV SeriesHerself
Romancing the Joan2013TV SeriesMelissa Rivers
Deal with It2013TV SeriesHerself
2013 Do Something Awards2013TV SpecialHerself
Couples Therapy2013TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Wife Swap2013TV SeriesHerself
Marie2013TV Series documentaryHerself
The Doctors2013TV SeriesHerself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHerself
Big Morning Buzz Live2013TV SeriesHerself
Project Runway2013TV SeriesHerself - Guest Judge
Katie2013TV SeriesHerself
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin2012TV SeriesHerself - Panelist
Fashion News Live2012TV SeriesHerself
E! True Hollywood Story2001-2012TV Series documentaryHerself
The Chew2012TV SeriesHerself
Access Hollywood2012TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Daily Buzz2012TV SeriesHerself
Howard Stern on Demand2012TV SeriesHerself
Good Morning America2011-2012TV SeriesHerself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2012TV SeriesHerself
Svetlana2011TV SeriesHerself
The Mo'Nique Show2011TV SeriesHerself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade2010TV MovieHerself
The Fairmont Banff Springs Sports Invitational2010TV MovieHerself
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work2010DocumentaryHerself
Fox Reality Really Awards2009TV SpecialHerself
The Bold and the Beautiful2009TV SeriesHerself
Comedy Central Roast of Joan Rivers2009TV SpecialHerself
Z Rock2009TV SeriesHerself
2009 Game Show Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
Straight from the Horses Mouth2009VideoHerself
The Morning Show with Mike & Juliet2009TV SeriesHerself
GSN Live2009TV SeriesHerself
Who Are You Wearing2008TV Series
The Most Annoying Couples We Love to Hate2008TV Movie documentaryHerself
Glam God with Vivica A. Fox2008TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Family Feud2008TV SeriesHerself
Groomer Has It2008TV SeriesHerself
Jury Duty2007-2008TV SeriesHerself
11th Annual Prism Awards2007TV SpecialHerself - Host
Sidewalks Entertainment2007TV SeriesHerself
I Love 'Shanghai Surprise'!2007Video shortHerself
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Academy Awards2007TV SpecialHerself - Host
The Greatest Fashion Icons in Film2007TV Movie documentaryHerself
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Grammy Awards2007TV SpecialHerself - Host
Golden Globes Fashion Wrap with Joan and Melissa2007TV MovieHerself
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Golden Globe Awards2007TV SpecialHerself - Host
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2007TV SeriesHerself
CMT: The Greatest - 20 Sexiest Videos of 20062006TV SpecialHerself
Emmy Awards Fashion Wrap with Joan and Melissa2006TV SpecialHerself
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Emmys2006TV MovieHerself - Host
The 58th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2006TV SpecialHerself
TV Candy2006TV SeriesHerself - Host
Tom Green's House Tonight2006TV SeriesHerself
I Love the '70s: Volume 22006TV SeriesHerself
CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Men2006TV SpecialHerself
CMT: The Greatest - Sexiest Southern Women2006TV SpecialHerself
10th Annual Prism Awards2006TV SpecialHerself - Host
In the Cutz2006TV SeriesGuest
Academy Awards Fashion Wrap with Joan and Melissa2006TV SpecialHerself - Co-Host
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Academy Awards2006TV SpecialHerself - Host
Real Time with Bill Maher2006TV SeriesHerself
The 4112006TV SeriesCorrespondent
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Golden Globes2005TV SpecialHerself - Host
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Grammys2005TV SpecialHerself - Host
TV Guide Specials: Building the Hollywood Body2005TV MovieHerself - Host
Larry King Live2005TV SeriesHerself
CMT: 20 Sexiest Videos of 20052005TV SpecialHerself
Joan & Melissa: Live at the CMA Awards2005TV SpecialHerself - Host
I Love the 80's 3-D2005TV Series documentaryHerself
The Comeback2005TV SeriesHerself
Sexy Stars of Reality TV: Where Are They Now?2005TV MovieHerself - Host
The L Word2005TV SeriesHerself
Confessions of a Sociopathic Social Climber2005TV MovieHerself
Joan & Melissa: Live at the Academy Awards2005TV SpecialHerself - Host
Good Day Live2004-2005TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest Co-Host
Pet Star2004-2005TV Series documentaryHerself - Judge
CMT: 40 Sexiest Videos2004TV SpecialHerself
The Drop2004TV SeriesHerself
The Wayne Brady Show2004TV SeriesHerself
I'm with Her2004TV SeriesHerself
Love Hollywood Style2004TV Movie documentaryEntertainment Reporter
Bruce W. Cook: Interviews2004TV SeriesHerself
Playboy's 50th Anniversary Celebration2003TV Movie documentaryHerself
The Award Show Awards Show2003TV Special documentaryHerself
Hollywood Squares2002-2003TV SeriesHerself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!2003TV SeriesHerself / Herself (9th Celebrity to Leave)
The South Bank Show2002TV Series documentaryHerself
Providence2002TV SeriesHerself
Autograph2002TV SeriesHerself
Stars: An Oscar's Party2002TV Movie documentaryHerself
Just Shoot Me!2001TV SeriesHerself
E! Mysteries & Scandals2000-2001TV Series documentaryHerself
Best Actress2000TV MovieHerself

Archive Footage

Extra2014-2016TV SeriesHerself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2016TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Special Correspondent / Herself - Author, The Book of Joan / ...
The Apprentice2015TV SeriesHerself
The View2014TV SeriesHerself
Geraldo at Large2014TV Series documentaryHerself
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHerself
The Insider2014TV SeriesHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2011TV SeriesHerself

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