Barbra issues statement on passing of Joan Rivers.
September 04, 2014, 10:00am

I first met Joan Molinsky (that was her real name) when I was 17 years old. We were both in an Off-Off Broadway show called “Driftwood.”

She was a real character, and I am so upset by her passing. She was too young and still had much to do. – Barbra Streisand.