Her first appearance on television was as an extra on a Chicago White Sox commercial, and she was then signed with several Chicago talent agencies.
For the latter network, she has recorded 16 television specials, breaking the Guinness World record for the number of aired TV specials on any network, by any comedian in the history of comedy.
Aside from her comedy career, she is an LGBT activist involved in causes such as same-sex marriage and the repeal of "Don't ask, don't tell." She has also participated in two USO tours.
Kathleen Mary Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American comedian and actress.
She has starred in several comedy specials for cable TV and has released several comedy albums.
Maggie Griffin worked as a cashier for Oak Park Hospital.