Kathy Griffin Biography

Updated On Dec 03, 2018 Published On Jun 07, 2017
Facts of Kathy Griffin
Date of Birth: 1960 , November-4
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Kathy Griffin
Birth Name Kathleen Mary Griffin
Father John Patrick Griffin
Mother Maggie Griffin
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Ethnicity White/Native American
Profession Actor
Net Worth $20 million
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Red
Body Measurements 32B-24-32
Famous for Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List
Affair with Jack Black, Fred Stoller, Quentin Tarantino, Leif Garrett, and Andrew W.K. 
Boyfriend Randy Bick
Married Yes
Married to Matt Moline (m. 2001)
Divorce Matt Moline (2006)
Education Oak Park and River Forest High School
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality Program
Siblings Kenny, Joyce, Gary, and John
Books Kathy Griffin's Celebrity Run-Ins: My A-Z Index
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Kathy Griffin is an American actress, TV host, writer as well as a standup comedian. At age 57, she has achieved what many couldn't. Her net worth might make her one of the most successful female comedians in Hollywood. Kathy once mentioned that she was heartbroken for losing Anderson Cooper's, an American journalist, friendship. Likewise, she was also accused of drug use by Andy Cohen, which she claimed to be false.

The lady was born to parents father John Patrick Griffin and mother Maggie Griffin on November 4, 1960, as Kathleen Mary Griffin in Oak Park, Illinois, US. She grew up along with her five siblings. Regarding her nationality, she is an American. Similarly, her ethnicity is also American. 

During her childhood, she attended the St. Bernadine's Elementary School. Later, she enrolled at the Oak Park and River Forest High School and studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute

Griffin started her career performing in the Los Angeles improv comedy troupe, The Groundlings. Her performance won the hearts of people which led her to appear in the TV series, On the Television. She also got the chance to appear in the movie Battle Beyond the Stars in the role of Alien Extra.

Furthermore, Kathy also featured in the movies like The Unborn, Trojan War, Lion of Oz, The Muppets, Heckler, Dirty Love, On Edge, etc. Her TV series includes Lopez, Big Brother 16, Kathy, Whitney, American Dad, Privileged, Ugly Betty, Stripperella, Spide-Man, The Anna Nicole Show, Seinfeld, Ellen, Dream On and much more. 

Moving towards her personal life, Kathy Griffin married her boyfriend turned husband Matt Moline after having an affair for several years. She and her husband walked down the aisle on February 18, 2001, at the 360 Degree Restaurant in Hollywood at the age of 41

However, in May 2006, Griffin's married life came to an end. She got a divorce after five years of marital relationship. She accused her husband of stealing $72,000 from her. 

After her divorce from Matt, she got into a romantic affair with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. Griffin has also dated Jack Black, Fred Stoller, Quentin Tarantino, Leif Garrett, and Andrew W.K. 

She is currently having an affair with her boyfriend Randy Bick. She and her boyfriend have an 18 years of an age gap but, they are still together. After her divorce from her first husband, this is the longest relationship she has been in. 

The pair has no rumors of separation or extra affairs. However, there are also no rumors of them getting married. Her current love is a marketing executive in an LA-based company. 

Not long ago, she was caught in a photoshoot related controversy where she was seen holding fake Donald Trump's bloodied head

Kathy has earned a handsome amount of money in her career and through that, she has amassed a huge amount of net worth. Being an actress, television host, writer and stand-up comedian, she has several sources of income. It has been estimated that her current Net worth is around $20 Million. 

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Born in Illinois.

November 4 , 1960

Kathy was born on 4th November 1960 in Illinois. She was born to father, John Patrick Griffin & mother, Maggie Griffin and grew up along with her siblings. She holds American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. 

Became part of The Groundlings.

1980

In the year 1980, Kathy became a part of the improvisational and sketch comedy group called, The Groundlings. Her performance won the heart of millions of people.

Married with Matt Moline.

February 18 , 2001

 Kathy Griffin married to Matt Moline after having affairs for several years but got divorced after five years of marital relationship. She accused her husband of stealing $72,000 from her. 

 

Death of her Father.

February 17 , 2007

In the year 2007, Kathy father's John Patrick Griffin died because of heart failure. His death was also related on the reality show episode on 19th June 2007.  

Net worth $20 million

2017

Kathy earns the handsome amount of money in her career. Being an actress, television host, writer and stand-up comedian, she has several sources of income. It has been estimated that her current Net worth is around $20 Million.