Kathy Griffin

Kathleen Mary Griffin is an American comedian and actress who has starred in television comedy specials and has released comedy albums. In 2007 and 2008, Griffin won Primetime Emmy Awards for her reality show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List. She has also appeared in supporting roles in films. Griffin was born in Oak Park, Illinois. In 1978, she moved to Los Angeles, where she studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and became a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings. In the 1990s, Griffin began performing as a stand-up comedian and appeared as a guest star on television shows, including the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan. The Bravo reality show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List became a ratings hit for the network and earned her two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Reality Program. Griffin has released six comedy albums, all of which received Grammy Award nominations.

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Kathy Griffin Shares Health Update Nearly One Year After Lung Cancer Battle

Kathy Griffin Is ‘Not Sure’ Her Voice Will Return To Normal After Lung Cancer Treatment: Watch

Kathy Griffin, 61, reveals she is still recovering after half of her left lung was removed

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Kathy Griffin Calls Johnny Depp 'Bloated Booze Bag,' Defends Amber

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Kathy Griffin candidly discusses her addiction to pills and past suicide attempt

Kathy Griffin Weighs In on Dave Chappelle Controversy: 'I Think Dave Is Just a Transphobic Guy'

Kathy Griffin Gets Candid About Her Suicide Attempt

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Kathy Griffin Reacts to CNN President Jeff Zucker Resigning

Kathy Griffin takes her first walk since her lung surgery with friend Jane Edith Wilson

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