Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin is an American actress and comedian who is best known for her role as Vicki Groener on the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan from 1996 to 2000 and for appearing on the Bravo reality series Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List from 2005 to 2010. Born in Oak Park, Illinois, she moved to Los Angeles in 1978, where she studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and became a member of improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings.

Her Disney roles include Mary in the 1995 remake of The Barefoot Executive and the 1997 Wonderful World of Disney episode "The New Barefoot Executive", a fashion TV anchor in Ugly Betty, herself in the 1994 Touchstone Pictures film It's Pat and Roxanne Gaines in Spider-Man: The New Animated Series. She also confirmed on Twitter that she filmed a cameo for The Muppets, alongside Ricky Gervais and Billy Crystal, but her scenes were cut from the final film, alongside Gervais's and Crystal's appearances.


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