S cannot be discussed without the name, Kathy Griffin popping up. In addition to being a comedian, Kathy is also a writer, producer, actress, television host and of course, one of the most diverse and outspoken entertainment icons in the world.
She is fearless when it comes to addressing any subject irrespective of who is involved and her observational comedic style and satirical antics have earned her an immense following over the years. For the most part, her edginess has been to her detriment at times, leading to loss of jobs.
Nonetheless, Kathy has used her constant media exposure as an opportunity to make money, tons of it. Her passion for the entertainment industry made her itch to leave school and during her senior year, she began arguing with her parents, who wanted her to attend college.
At the time, all she wanted to do was become a professional actress. Hence, she persuaded her parents to move to Los Angeles to help her become famous at the age of She often went to see The Groundlings perform before joining the troupe and eventually, Kathy developed her own comedic style and became a part of the alternative comedy scene in Los Angles.
Her first appearance on television was as an extra on a Chicago White Sox commercial, and she was then signed with several Chicago talent agencies.
During her early years, Kathy described herself as a kid who needed to talk, all the time. Thus, once she established herself as the exuberant comedic icon we know today, the number of controversies began to mount. This caused her to become a more aggressive presence in the media. She has continued to release comedic albums while remaining in the controversial limelight.
Earlier in , Kathy was pictured holding up a bloody head resembling that of President Donald Trump. Though she has since apologized for the incident, she was still subject to a lot of scrutiny by both the media and the viewing public. The ceremony happened on February 18, , atop the Degree Restaurant in Hollywood. The couple had first met through a blind date which went really well. The year-old comedian is currently in a relationship with marketing executive Randy Bick who is almost 13 years younger than she is at 38, and they seem to be going stronger than ever.
The pair met at a food and wine festival five years ago, and Griffin admits that at first, she thought it would be just a one night stand. The age difference notwithstanding, the two are having a good time with each other.
Her over-the-top comedic style has garnered her a passionate and loyal fan base while simultaneously creating an impressive amount of wealth.