The 81-year-old comedian was raced to the hospital, Aug. 28, after she stopped breathing during surgery. Immediately, stars took to Twitter to send their prayers to her — we hope she pulls through!
Joan Rivers is in a fight for her life! The E! host and longtime comedian was undergoing throat surgery in NYC, when she stopped breathing, according to TMZ. She was raced to Mt. Sinai Hospital, where her condition was upgraded to “stable,” but we are still waiting on a statement from her camp. In the meantime, Andy Cohen, Kelly Ripa, Larry King and other celebrities sent her love and well wishes on social media.
Joan Rivers — Celebs Tweet Prayers To Comedian
Joan has touched many lives and it was evident when reading the tweets from some of her biggest celeb fans.
We are just so worried about her, but we are hopeful that she will be okay. In the meantime, we want you to see the outpouring of love and support from celebrities who love Joan.
Check out some of the tweets from Hollywood stars below:
Omg, my heart goes out to @JoanRivers & her family. Many prayers for a quick recovery
— LeAnn Rimes Cibrian (@leannrimes) August 28, 2014
Oh no!!! I just heard about @Joan_Rivers I hope she is ok! I love that woman
— Morgan Stewart (@Morgan_Stewart) August 28, 2014
— Hoda Kotb (@hodakotb) August 28, 2014
All good thoughts and prayers to Joan Rivers!!!!!!!!!!!
— Andy Cohen (@Andy) August 28, 2014
Joan Stops Breathing During Throat Surgery
We can tell you that, on Live From E!, Ken Baker, announced that Joan is in “stable condition,”
Joan’s daughter Melissa Rivers, 46, raced to New York to be by her mother’s side.
HollywoodLifers, our thoughts and prayers go out to Joan and her family during this time.
— Chloe Melas