Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin

actress, writer, producer

Kathy Griffin was born on Nov 04, 1960 in USA. Kathy Griffin's big-screen debut came with Battle Beyond the Stars directed by Jimmy T. Murakami in 1980. Kathy Griffin is known for Kathy Griffin: Straight to Hell directed by Keith Truesdell, Kathy Griffin stars as Self and as . Kathy Griffin has got 6 awards and 21 nominations so far. The most recent award Kathy Griffin achieved is Grammy Awards. The upcoming new movie Kathy Griffin plays is Kathy Griffin: Record Breaker which will be released on Dec 18, 2013.

Kathy Griffin was raised in the near-west Chicago suburbs, in an Irish-American family. She has three older brothers and an older sister. When her parents retired to California, Kathy moved west with them after graduating from Oak Park River Forest High School, and began trying to break into show business. She performed with the Groundlings, then paid her dues doing stand-up at various clubs until she was discovered. According to her brothers, as a kid Kathy would circulate among the guests at parties and tell jokes. Kathy holds a Guinness World Record for the most televised standup comedy specials of any comedian. She starred in the Emmy-winning reality series Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (2005).

  • Birthday

    Nov 04, 1960
  • Place of Birth

    Oak Park, Illinois, USA
  • Also known


Known For


6 wins & 21 nominations

Grammy Awards
Best Comedy Album
Winner - Grammy
GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics
Wilde Wit of the Year
Winner - Dorian Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows