Kathy Griffin

Comedian, actress Kathy Griffin

Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin is an American actress and comedian. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, she moved to Los Angeles in 1978, where she studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and became a member of improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings. In the 1990s, Griffin began performing as a stand-up and also appeared as a guest star on several television shows.
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Kirk: Liberals base love for America on who is president
Fox News - 10 days
Turning Point USA founder reacts to outrageous comments by 'liberal elites' Mika Brzezinski, Madonna and Kathy Griffin.
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Kathy Griffin Explains Her Massive Fight With Ellen DeGeneres
Huffington Post - 23 days
It all started after Joan Rivers' death.
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Kathy Griffin Mourns For Her Dog And Her Tweets Will Break Your Heart
Huffington Post - about 1 month
Pom Pom was often seen on Griffin's reality TV show "My Life on the D-List."
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Kathy Griffin: Fearless and back on the road as she mounts a comeback
LATimes - about 1 month
If there’s a word to describe Kathy Griffin as she returns to what for her is the normal, hectic life of a stand-up comic it would probably be one that’s suited her for much of her career: defiant. As a stand-up in the ’80s and ’90s, she was defiant in the face of what was often a boy’s club of...
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‘I just won’t go down’: Kathy Griffin on fighting her way back
ABC News - about 1 month
The Grammy and two-time Emmy winning comedian performed for a sold out crowd in New York at Carnegie Hall, a year after her career was teetering on the edge of ruin.
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GOP Smears The Left As 'Unhinged' In Controversial Ad
Huffington Post - about 2 months
Comedian Kathy Griffin responded to the ad by saying, “I’m in good company.”
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Kathy Griffin Defiant After Someone Tries To Get Her Thrown Off Twitter
Huffington Post - about 2 months
The comedian threw down a profane challenge after the complaint was dismissed.
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Kathy Griffin to the ‘Melanie’ Trump: 'F--- you’
Fox News - about 2 months
Griffin’s profanity-laced criticism of Melania Trump
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Kathy Griffin Drops F-Bomb While Taking Back Her Apology To Trump
Huffington Post - 4 months
“This president is different and I have been through the mill and so now I’m back on the road.”
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Kathy Griffin Nails The Hypocrisy Of Critics Calling On Michelle Wolf To Apologize
Huffington Post - 4 months
"So journalists are willing to demand that a comic hired to roast people apologize but they aren't willing to demand that Trump or his staff apologize to people?" the comedian tweeted.
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'Of course' President Trump ordered her Secret Service investigation: Kathy Griffin
ABC News - 4 months
Kathy Griffin is opening up nearly one year after her President Trump photo controversy.
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Kathy Griffin expertly spins Kellyanne Conway on 'The President Show' special
LATimes - 4 months
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Kathy Griffin Is Returning to TV, and Still Taking On Trump
New York Times - 5 months
Ms. Griffin, who was widely condemned for appearing in a photo that showed her holding President Trump’s severed head, will play Kellyanne Conway on Comedy Central’s “The President Show.”
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Kathy Griffin To Tour The U.S. Again, Nearly 1 Year After Trump Photo
Huffington Post - 5 months
The comedian says she booked shows in New York and in "Trump's backyard."
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Kathy Griffin
    FIFTIES
  • 2014
    Age 53
    On August 14, 2014, Griffin released a third comedy CD titled Look at My Butt Crack.
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    On June 13, 2014, it was announced that Griffin was set to host the 41st Daytime Emmy Awards. For the first time in the event's four-decade history, the show bypassed a network television airing for a live online streaming event. The ceremony took place on June 22, 2014.
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    After being nominated for six years in a row for the Grammy for Best Comedy Album, she won the award in 2014, becoming only the third woman to win the category (the others being Lily Tomlin and Whoopi Goldberg).
  • 2012
    Age 51
    On August 20, 2012, Griffin released a seven-track EP containing dance remixes of "I'll Say It".
    On May 4, 2012, the full length version of "I'll Say It", the theme song of her show Kathy, was released to iTunes as a single.
  • 2011
    Age 50
    On March 7, 2011, while appearing on Howard Stern's radio show, Griffin announced that she was romantically involved with actor and former NFL practice-squad player Isaiah Mustafa.
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  • FORTIES
  • 2010
    Age 49
    Griffin received her third Grammy nomination for Kathy Griffin: Does the Bible Belt in 2010 and her fourth in 2011 for Kathy Griffin: 50 And Not Pregnant.
    Griffin caused controversy when she confronted Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann over her views on homosexuality at the 2010 Radio and Television Correspondents' Association Dinner, while in town for her rally against DADT.
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  • 2009
    Age 48
    On December 2, 2009 it was nominated for Best Comedy Album, making it Griffin's second Grammy nomination.
    On August 25, 2009, Griffin released a second comedy album, Suckin' It for the Holidays, in another bid for a Grammy.
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  • 2008
    Age 47
    On December 3, 2008, Griffin was nominated for a Grammy for Best Comedy Album.
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    On June 10, 2008, Griffin released a comedy CD titled For Your Consideration.
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    However, in June 2008, it was confirmed that Griffin and Wozniak were no longer dating.
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    When asked if she actually targeted Wozniak to make her ex-husband jealous, Griffin stated: "What better way to get back at my ex, who was a tech, than to marry the biggest techno-nerd in the Universe?" Wozniak and Griffin served as King and Queen of the Humane Society of Silicon Valley Fur Ball on April 5, 2008, in Santa Clara, California, and scenes for the fourth season of My Life on the D-List were taped.
    On Tom Green's House Tonight on February 6, 2008, Griffin confirmed her relationship with Wozniak.
  • 2007
    Age 46