BY Sarah Fonder in Boob Tube on Apr 18, 2013 |
We're still mourning our hero Phyllis Diller after she passed away last August, but on May 1, it'll be like she's still here. The legendary comedian will be on Dukes of Melrose, a Bravo reality show that follows the owners of a high-end vintage boutique in Hollywood. For her last TV appearance ever, Diller is taking Dukes star Cameron Silver on a tour of her closet, which, if you know her super theatric style, is probably insane. Silver says it lived up to all ... Read More
BY Intern Lilly in Artsy on Aug 21, 2012 |
On NPR's "The Takeaway" this morning, BUST's Managing Editor Emily Rems remembered the groundbreaking subversiveness of legendary funny lady Phyllis Diller. The comedy icon, known for her self-deprecating humor, died yesterday, leaving behind a sassy legacy for today's lady comics. Listen to the full segment here, or below!
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BY Intern Stephanie in General on Aug 20, 2012 |
Phyllis Diller, celebrated comedienne, passed away this morning at the age of 95. She will be missed terribly by the entertainment industry, by her fans, and of course by her friends and family. She was a pioneer for funny women everywhere, her jokes unabashedly sassy, feisty and brazen. She truly paved the way for other women entering the world of stand-up comedy, all while debunking the stereotype that women aren’t laugh-out-loud ... Read More