Happy 20th anniversary to the U.S. edition of Whose Line Is It Anyway
When people talk about the longest-running TV shows in American history, will they remember to mention Whose Line Is It Anyway? Before August 1998, improvisational comedy wasn’t even really seen on television. Certainly not as the main attraction. But on Aug. 5, 1998, Whose Line made the move ... [Read More]
Happy 20th anniversary to the U.S. edition of Whose Line Is It Anyway
When people talk about the longest-running TV shows in American history, will they remember to mention Whose Line Is It Anyway? Before August 1998, improvisational comedy wasn’t even really seen on television. Certainly not as the main attraction. But on Aug. 5, 1998, Whose Line made the move ... [Read More]
Kathy Griffin Looks Back on Her Severed Trump Head Photo Controversy and This Year’s WHCD on ‘Late Night’
Here’s a clip from last night’s Late Night, where Seth Meyers chats with Kathy Griffin about the controversial photo she tweeted holding a bloody mask made to look like Donald Trump’s severed head last year, the ensuing backlash she received in the many months that came after it, a... [Read More]
After a year in show business exile, comedian Kathy Griffin announces new U.S. theater tour dates in 2018
Kathy Griffin is ready to face the limelight again. On Friday’s Real Time with Bill Maher on HBO, Griffin announced that she has booked several theater dates across America for her “Laugh Your Head Off” tour. For the past year, she had complained that the industry had blacklisted h... [Read More]
Where in the world is Kathy Griffin, and what is she thinking
A brand-new extensive interview with Kathy Griffin appeared today in The Hollywood Reporter, putting her on its cover as A Comic In Exile. The profile headline? “Can a Comic in Exile Come Back?” For starters, she’s not exiled. THR met her for lunch in Santa Monica and visited with ... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Predicts a Kathy Griffin Comeback: “She Is One of the Funniest People in the World. She’ll Be Bigger Than Ever”
Since the infamous Trump photo controversy in May 2017, Kathy Griffin has had an extremely challenging eight months full of lost jobs, lost friends, death threats, and federal investigations, but in a new profile for The Hollywood Reporter today titled “Kathy Griffin: Can a Comic in Exile Come... [Read More]
Jimmy Kimmel Predicts a Kathy Griffin Comeback: “She Is One of the Funniest People in the World. She’ll Be Bigger Than Ever”
Since the infamous Trump photo controversy in May 2017, Kathy Griffin has had an extremely challenging eight months full of lost jobs, lost friends, death threats, and federal investigations, but in a new profile for The Hollywood Reporter today titled “Kathy Griffin: Can a Comic in Exile Come... [Read More]
Kathy Griffin review – Trump's nemesis laughs away the pain of persecution
London Palladium The standup leans too heavily on showbiz mudslinging here, but the remarkable story of the fallout from her severed-head stunt is uplifting comedy catharsis American comic Kathy Griffin fainted on stage in Dublin last week, and there were doubts over whether this London gig would go... [Read More]
Kathy Griffin Says She Ended Her Friendship With Anderson Cooper Over ‘Trump Picture’
Earlier this year, Kathy Griffin shocked the internet when she released a picture of herself holding a beheaded Donald Trump. The graphic picture was met with immediate backlash and forced Griffin to publicly apologize. For Griffin the backlash appeared to be hard to deal with to the point that her ... [Read More]
Kathy Griffin Reflects on Her Trump Photo Controversy
It’s been almost three months since Kathy Griffin tweeted a photo of herself holding a bloody mask made to look like a beheaded Donald Trump — which resulted in a huge online backlash pushed in part by the POTUS himself on Twitter – and in a new interview with The Cut, Griffin gets... [Read More]