Kathy Griffin was born on November 4, 1960. She was born in the United States in Chicago and grew up and spent her days in Forest Park. Her father and her mother worked. Her father worked as a manager in an electronics store while her mother worked in a hospital as an administrator. Her mother’s name was Maggie and her father’s name was John.
Both parents believed in the religion and were Catholic. He had a Catholic upbringing. She graduated in 1978 and was educated at Oak Park and River Forest High School. Kathy had five other family members, 3 older brothers and one older sister. One of her brothers has died. Kathy was the youngest of the group.
She began her comedy career by joining a group called the Groundlings in the year 1980. She stated that she was interested in the group after seeing some of their live performances. She then went backstage and met one of the Groundlings members and learned more about the group. Afterwards, she started taking classes and, due to her exceptional ability, she was invited to the main company. She acted and accumulated a lot of acting experience with this group. She later pursued her career in this field and became a comedian in Los Angeles.
He also appeared on his own show titled Hop Cup of Talk in 1998 for HBO. Due to her abilities as a performer and artist, she has appeared in numerous television series such as The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and currently Ugly Betty. He has also appeared in movies like Shakes the Clown and many more. In addition, she Kathy has also lent her voice to animated characters and is very skilled in voice work. She voiced her in the animated film Dilbert, as well as the popular Spiderman series.
She also has her own reality show titled Kathy Griffin: My life on the D-List. This show has been very popular and airs on Bravo, the cable network. The show is based on reality and basically focuses on Kathy’s life and the people and things around her. The show has a huge following and has four seasons. The first three seasons have won Emmy Awards for Best Reality-Based Shows. The show won three awards in a row.
The fourth season aired this year in 2008 and there were many celebrity appearances on the show. Additionally, she has hosted shows and been a red carpet commentator as well. She has gotten into many controversies due to her being too outspoken and her sometimes exaggerated jokes. She basically bases her jokes on celebrities, plastic surgery, Scientology and much more. She is very popular and was in a relationship with billionaire Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple. She has appeared on the popular Ellen Degeneres Show. She is a brilliant performer and will continue to perform and entertain people in the future.