This week, comedian Grace Helbig (of the YouTube channel It’s Grace!) jumps in bed with me! In this episode, we chat about Grace being a semi-finalist for Miss New Jersey, getting inspiration for daily videos (or the honesty of not being inspired), keeping Grace’s private life private, and doing “The No Filter Show” and “Camp Takota” with Mamrie Hart and Hannah Hart! Continue reading In Bed with Joan – Episode 67: Grace Helbig
In case you missed it, I had a great interview about work, family and my new book (Diary of a Mad Diva) with Tavis Smiley for his show on PBS. It was a wonderful interview in two parts, which aired on July 14th and July 15th, 2014. Continue reading Two-Part Interview with Tavis Smiley on PBS
This week, comedian Brett Gelman joins me in bed for a chat about his working with the Upright Citizen’s Brigade Theater, his funny work as “Mr. Celebrity” and his Bar Mitzvah headshot of me! Tune into Brett on “Married” on FX, premiering July 17th at 10pm! Continue reading In Bed with Joan – Episode 66: Brett Gelman
I was on Raw Dog Comedy on SiriusXM recently, and the subject of Jerry Lewis came up during an Unmasked show with host Ron Bennington. Here’s how I responded… Continue reading On Raw Dog Comedy on SiriusXM
Yesterday, I discussed “Diary of a Mad Diva,” celebrity fashion and the latest gossip on HuffPost Live with the wonderful Marc Lamont Hill. We took some calls and questions and had some good laughs. What a fun half-hour! Continue reading HuffPost Live with Diary of a Mad Diva
At my book signing for Diary of a Mad Diva at Barnes & Noble in Union Square NYC on Monday, a nice man raised his hand during the Q&A and asked if I would consider marrying him and his partner. Being a licensed ordained minister in the State of New York, I figured there was no time like the present. “Let’s do it now!” I said… Continue reading A Surprise Gay Wedding at My Book Signing!
As a busy performer, business woman, mother and grandmother with a crazy schedule, I have to be very selective when creating quality downtime. Continue reading Drunk-Dialing Jennifer Aniston