Huffpost Celebrity

Kathy Griffin: Before She Was Famous

Posted: Updated:
Seth Poppel/Yearbook Library

We're used to seeing comedienne Kathy Griffin deliver hysterical jokes in front of sold-out crowds, but she certainly didn't get her start there.

But before she hit the big time, Kathleen Mary Griffin was on the high school stage at Oak Park River Forest High School, in Oak Park, Ill., getting laughs while performing in high school musicals.

Here's one photo of Griffin before she was famous. For the rest, head over to


Around the Web

Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Kathy Griffin - IMDb

Kathy Griffin (@kathygriffin) on Twitter

Kathy Griffin My Life on the D List - Season 6 - Bravo TV Official Site

Kathy Griffin tickets, dates. Official Ticketmaster site.

Kathy Griffin Breaking News and Gossip |

Kathy Griffin | Facebook

Kathy Griffin Cracks On Dancing With the Stars' Nancy Grace: "She Does Old ...

Everyone is fair game for Kathy Griffin

'America's Next Top Model' Recap - 'Kathy Griffin'

Comedian Kathy Griffin to Host One-Hour Special on Royal Wedding | Stage Time ...