Kathy Griffin Net Worth
Kathy Griffin net worth: Kathy Griffin is an American actress and comedian who has a net worth of $30 million dollars. Kathy Griffin first starting breaking through thanks to roles on the sitcoms "Seinfeld" and "Suddenly Susan". She is also notable for being the star of the two-time Emmy-winning reality series, "Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List".
Born November 4, 1960 in Oak Park, Illinois, Griffin moved to Los Angeles in 1978 and studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Here she became a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings. In the 1990s, Griffin started landing guest starring roles various TV shows. During her career, Kathy has released several comedy albums. Each of her first six albums received Grammy Award nominations. After six Grammy Award nominations and no wins, Griffin finally won a Grammy in 2014 for Best Comedy Album. She is now one of only three women to ever win that category (the other winners are Whoopi Goldberg and Lily Tomlin). Griffin is an advocate for LGBT (Lesbian Gay Bi-sexual Transgender) rights and causes. She is known for her 'conversational' type humor on such subjects like celebrities, religion and sexuality. Her comedic influences are Joan Rivers and Don Rickles.
In 2001, Griffin married Washington D.C. native Matt Moline. The marriage lasted until 2006. Griffin was romantically linked to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak when they attended the 2007 Emmy Awards together. In 2011, Griffin announced on Howard Stern's radio show that she was romantically involved with actor and former NFL practice-squad player Isaiah Mustafa. Griffin also says she was in a four-year, private relationship with a man she would not publicly identify—saying only that he was a "regular guy with a regular job" and it was a "messy breakup."
Kathy Griffin Net Worth and Career Earnings: During her 30+ year career Kathy herself estimates that she has earned north of $75 million from her various endeavors. In an interview in late 2019 Kathy Griffin revealed her personal estimation of her net worth to be around $32 million, somewhat depending on the value of her real estate holdings.
Real Estate: In November 2019 she sold one of her homes, a five-bedroom property in the Hollywood Hills for $4.49 million. That's $1 million shy of the original listing price but a good chunk more than the $2.85 she paid for the house a decade earlier. Her primary residence today is a 13,000 square foot mansion in Bel Air that she purchased in 2019 for $10.85 million. Her former next door neighbors in Bel Air were Kim Kardashian and Kanye West.