Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American actress, stand-up comedian and media personality. A self-proclaimed "D-list celebrity", Griffin first gained recognition for her supporting role on the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan, and is now the star of the Bravo reality show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List. She has also worked as a voice artist and red carpet commentator, in addition to several other career pursuits.
Admittedly, everybody knows the drill by now or should be marginally aware of the mass controversy Kathy Griffin sparks. Perhaps you are vaguely familiar with her Emmy Award acceptance speech which which aired 09/15/2007. For those who weren't able to attend or somehow missed out on all the fun, I will give you THE recap. Hang on to your hats folks! "Now, a lot of people come up here and thank Jesus for this award. I want you to know that … more