Kathy Griffin has revealed that she is undergoing surgery for lung cancer and her doctors are optimistic she “should be up and running around as usual in a month or less.” The comedian took to Instagram and Twitter Monday to say her cancer was caught early and confined to her left lung. The surgery will result in […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kathy Griffin says she went way too far when she appeared in a brief video Tuesday holding what looked like President Donald Trump’s bloody, severed head. The comic apologized later for the video image, saying it was “too disturbing” and wasn’t funny. “I sincerely apologize,” she said in a second video. […]
While the rest of TV catches up to diversity, with fictional portrayals daring to imagine women as U.S. presidents and mirror the reality of an African-American leader, networks simply are unwilling to roll the dice on either a female or minority in the lofty position of latenight host.
Comedian and TV host Kathy Griffin decries the lack of female late-night talk show hosts, noting that Joan Rivers’ short-lived Fox show nearly 30 years ago is the only example of a female hosted show. Given the usually long runs of late-night hosts, “we could be looking at 40 or 50 years until a woman is hosting a network late-night talker,” Griffin says.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Comic Kathy Griffin is never shy about offering her opinions. Soon she’ll have a weekly outlet for them. The Bravo network said Saturday that it will premiere “Kathy,” a once-a-week talk show hosted by Griffin sometime this spring. The network hasn’t decided when it will air regularly. Bravo promised that “this […]