Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Melissa Rivers To Replace Late Joan Rivers On Fashion Police

Fashion plates: The ladies in black hung out together at a gala to honor comic Don Rickles last year

Joan Rivers is a tough act to follow, but E! Network has decided its hit show Fashion Police will continue - with Kathy Griffin filling Joan's Jimmy Choos.

Show insiders tell MailOnline, that Joan's daughter Melissa Rivers agreed to continue to produce her mother's show and has given her blessing to the choice. E! executives are negotiating a deal with the popular redhead.

'Kathy has been told if she wants the gig she can have it because Melissa wanted someone who her mother would have approved of,' says the show source. 'Kathy will probably take the position but they are still working out the deal.'

Hard shoes to fill: Speaking on whether she would want the show to continue, co-host Giuliana said she was conflicted about carrying on without Joan