Comedienne, double Emmy® award winner, Grammy® nominee and Star of Bravo’s “Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List,” has graduated from the D-list to the A-list here at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas.
The feisty and often controversial star known for her celebrity obsessions has aspired to the A-list for years and in her current TV series, on Bravo for its fifth season, Griffin spends time hanging out with such A-listers as Bette Midler and Lily Tomlin.
According to Wikipedia, her favorite celebrity topics are plastic surgery, Scientology, drunkenness, substance abuse, snooty attitudes, eating disorders, and stars whose sexual orientation is disputed.
Among Griffin's regular celebrity repertoire are Paris Hilton, Speidy, Clay Aiken, Barbara Walters, Britney Spears, Miley Cyrus, Ryan Seacrest, Celine Dion, Whitney Houston, Paula Abdul, Oprah, Lindsay Lohan, Sarah Palin and the Jonas Brothers.
- Began performing in the early 1980s Los Angeles improv comedy troupe, The Groundlings.
- 1991: Supporting role of Connie in the horror movie "The Unborn"
- 1996: Cast as the acerbic colleague of Brooke Shields' title character on the NBC sitcom "Suddenly Susan"
- 1998: Had her first HBO comedy special entitled "Hot Cup of Talk"
- 2005: Her debut show "Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List" airs