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Joan Rivers gets the star-studded farewell she wished for

Dozens of celebrities have paid their last respects to comedian Joan Rivers in Manhattan.

Hugh Jackman and the New York Gay Men's Chorus performed at the ceremony, which was also attended by stars including Whoopi Goldberg and Sarah Jessica Parker.

The pioneering 81-year-old died after suffering a heart attack during a routine medical procedure on Thursday.

The New York state health department is now investigating the circumstances surrounding Rivers' death.

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Kelly Osbourne attends Joan Rivers' funeral

Kelly Osbourne, who appeared with Joan Rivers on her E! show Fashion Police, has arrived at the comedian's funeral in New York today.

US television station 6abc tweeted this picture of Kelly sporting a mauve mohawk hairstyle:

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