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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Kathy Griffin defends Stephen Colbert writer who tweeted out against Kavanaugh
Fox News - 8 days
Comedian Kathy Griffin on Monday threw in her support for a writer for CBS’s “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” who ignited controversy for a tweet that seemed to celebrate ruining Brett Kavanaugh’s life, after news broke that the embattled judge would be confirmed as the next Supreme Court Justice.  
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Kathy Griffin Slams 'Dime Store Barbie' Tomi Lahren For Michelle Obama Remarks
Huffington Post - 21 days
The conservative commentator told the former first lady to "sit down" after Obama called her husband, Barack, a "great president."
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Kathy Griffin Tells Tomi Lahren To 'Go F**k Herself' In Scathing Tweet
Huffington Post - about 1 month
The comedian turned down a Fox News interview with Lahren saying, "Not only do I not want to waste my time with you, I’m too busy selling out shows on my US tour."
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Kathy Griffin Slams Louis C.K.'s Attempted Comeback: 'The Boys Club Won Again'
Huffington Post - about 2 months
If this is how we are making people pay “penance in the #MeToo era,” it’s "pathetic,” Griffin said.
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Kathy Griffin Goes Topless To Celebrate Manafort, Cohen Guilty Verdicts
Huffington Post - about 2 months
"Celebrating the Manafort and Cohen verdicts...topless, naturally," Griffin tweeted.
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Kirk: Liberals base love for America on who is president
Fox News - 2 months
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 - 3 months
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 - 3 months
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 - 3 months
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 - 3 months
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 - 4 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 - 4 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 - 4 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 - 6 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 - 6 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 - 6 months
Kathy Griffin is opening up nearly one year after her President Trump photo controversy.
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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.