How much is Kathy Griffin's Net Worth? Know about her Career and Awards

Updated On 27 Jun, 2017 Published On

Kathleen Mary Griffin is an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer, actress, and television host. She is best known for her reality show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List. She earned two Grammy Awards for Outstanding Reality Program.

Professionally known by Kathy Griffin, she possesses a varied career but what about her income? How much does she make from her prolific work profile? Let's get to know about her net worth, career, and awards she has received so far!

Kathy Griffin's net worth

Kathy is one of the most diverse and outstanding entertainment icons in the world. She has gained an immense name and fame from her professional career. She is regularly exposed to the media and is under scrutiny. People want to know how much Kathy is worth.

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Kathy began her career as a comedian in Los Angeles. Afterward, she made her appearances in the film productions on films like Pulp Fiction and The Unborn starring.

Kathy Griffin an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer, actress, and television host

 Kathy Griffin an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer, actress, and television host

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Griffin gradually amassed a number of TV shows like NBC sitcom The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and Suddenly Susan.

She got starred in several famous series like ABC series Civil Wars, Law & Order: Special Victim Unit, and Glee. In 2007, she also worked as a host in The View, and ABC show Let's Dance.

From her numerous works, Kathy has huge money on her bank account. According to the report, Kathy's net worth is estimated to be $20 million.

Now let's know about her career and awards too!

Kathy Griffin's professional career

Kathy's professional career began as a comedian in 1980 performing in Los Angeles improv comedy troupe The Groundlings. Slowly she ran her own standup comedy show Hot Cup of Talk with Janeane Garofalo.

After her successful comedy act, Kathy also entered into the world of TV and film productions. Her debut role in the movie industry came in Quentin Tarantino's 1994 film Pulp Fiction. Her another tryout in the horror movie The Unborn also made a remarkable hit in the Hollywood.


Griffin then worked as a reporter, and a host on NBC's The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air including ABC's show Let's Dance. Not only that, but she also made appearances in popular series in 1996 from the ABC series The Civil Wars. She also starred in her first one-hour special, HBO's Kathy Griffin: A Hot Cup of Talk.



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Griffin also has a secondary career as voice-over artist working in the animated series Dilbert and Spider-Man: The New Animated Series.

After her great works in the media, it's not a surprise that Kathy received many awards and nominations.

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Kathy Griffin's Awards

Kathy won Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program Awards for two years in a row in 2007 & 2008 for Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List.


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Her another award, Best Comedy Album Award was for Calm Down Gurl in 2013.

Check out hilarious Kathy's comedy act!


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Griffin also received Vanguard Award in 2009.

We wish Kathy all the very best for her future and hope she recieves more awards in the future.