Snakkle Shines a Spotlight on the Deliciously Brash Comedian Kathy GriffinWith her fiery red hair and cat-that-ate-the-canary grin, Kathy Griffin is a comedian that takes no prisoners. Performing for the last three decades as a stand-up, film, and television actress and reality TV darling, Griffinâ€™s built a successful career dressing down self-important celebs while poking fun at herself just as hard. Snakkle looks at how Griffin became a multiple Emmy winner and best-selling author, as well as arguably one of the funniest women alive today. By Tara Bennett
The youngest of five children, Kathleen Mary Griffin was born in Oak Park, Illinois, to Irish-Catholic parents, Maggie and John Griffin. A self-described constant talker, Kathleen found an audience outside of neighbors and family performing in high school musicals. After graduation, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting.