Melissa Rivers Picks Replacement For Joan On Fashion Police—Find Out Her Crazy Selection!
The fate of E!’s Fashion Police has been uncertain since the untimely death of Joan Rivers followed by Giuliana Rancic’s racist remarks and Kathy Griffin’s and Kelly Osbourne’s exit. But there finally may be a new replacement for the late comedienne: her daughter!
The New York Daily News reported that Melissa River is taking over hosting duties in her mother’s legacy when the show resumes on August 31.
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"Melissa's going on," a source reportedly said. "She is so happy, she is excited. The idea actually came from her. The bosses like it. It'll be a tribute to her mom, and Melissa's the one who understands how it's done. She can pull it off."
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The 47-year-old executive producer of the show has signed onto 6 episodes, which do not have an air date yet.
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As for who else will be on the panel, it may be full of famous faces! According to the report, there will be a “rotating crew of celebrities from L.A. and New York” instead of a set panel.
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"They will rotate celebs every episode,” the source said. “They are talking to Wendy Williams and they really want her. Melissa loves her and Wendy is very interested."
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Joan, who would have turned 82 on June 8, died in September after complications from a surgery.
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