12 Classic Joan Rivers TV Appearances

From 'The Ed Sullivan Show' to 'The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon,' here are a dozen unforgettable small-screen Joan moments

'Live on the Red Carpet' (2002)

Ten years after the Late Show fiasco, Rivers reinvented herself as a biting commentator on the red carpet of major awards shows. From 1996-2014, she and daughter Melissa peppered celebrities with quick-witted questions before such telecasts as the Academy Awards, Primetime Emmys, Golden Globes and Grammys. In 2002, she hounded the likes of Sharon Stone, Nicole Kidman and Sandra Bullock with questions like, "Did they go through your bag at security?"

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