Melissa Rivers, actress and television co-host for fashion/red carpet interviews, is the daughter of actress, talk show host, and comedian Joan Rivers. Joan's late husband (Melissa's father), Edgar Rosenberg, was a writer/producer for the 1985 TV movie Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz. He was also a producer (1986) and writer for The Late Show (1986-1987) and produced the 1986 series The Joan Rivers Show. Additionally, he produced 1978's Rabbit Test, which was written and directed by Joan.
Melissa's son, Edgar Cooper Endicott, appeared in the 2010 documentary Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work and the 2011 reality show Joan & Melissa: Joan Knows Best?