Well, this is certainly a new take on the Ice Bucket Challenge. Stand-up comedian Kathy Griffin decided the only way to put her spin on the popular charity craze would be to take part completely NAKED. Kathy chose her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live to show the world her daring deed. "I didn't know. Jan 10, · Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin (born November 4, ) is an American actress, stand-up comedian, media personality, and LGBT rights advocate. A self-proclaimed "D-list celebrity", Griffin first gained recognition for appearances on two episodes of Seinfeld, and then for her supporting role on the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan. She is now the star of the Bravo reality show Kathy Griffin. Aug 30, · Kathy Griffin retracted her apology for a gory image of a fake Donald Trump head, saying anger against her was overblown and should be directed at Trump.