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Kathy Griffin criticized CNN and Andy Cohen for the network’s New Year’s Eve broadcast on Saturday. The comedian wrote: “Can’t wait to see Miley and Dolly tonight.” Griffin, who was fired for co-hosting the show, wrote on Instagram. The comments appeared to be a dig at NBC’s rival New Year’s Eve broadcast featuring Miley Cyrus and Dolly Parton. The What Happens host repeatedly insisted that he did not know who she was.
Griffin sarcastically wrote: “Ugh. Every year someone sends me this clip on New Year’s Eve,” Griffin wrote on Instagram. “This guy was my boss for years. He decided whether or not he worked at Bravo. Can you imagine seeing your ex-boss on TMZ like this… like this? Yikes!”
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Kathy Griffin is 62 years old.
She added: “Anyway, I can’t wait to see Miley and Dolly tonight,” referring to the Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve competition show with Ryan Seacrest and guests Dolly Parton and Miley Cyrus. Finally, she wrote: “Kathy then ended the post with the hashtags: ‘#NewYear’sEve #NYE #KathyGriffin #misogynist’.”
severed head designed to impersonate former President Donald Trump. The news network revealed the decision in a tweet from its communications division. The tweet mentioned: “CNN has terminated our agreement with Kathy Griffin to appear on our New Year’s Eve show.”
CNN fired Griffin after she sparked controversy with a video uploaded of her wearing a fake decapitated head designed to impersonate former President Donald Trump. The news network revealed the decision in a tweet from its communications division. The tweet mentioned: “CNN has terminated our agreement with Kathy Griffin to appear on our New Year’s Eve show.”
Since 2007, Griffin has co-hosted CNN’s New Year’s Eve coverage with network host Anderson Cooper. In 2017, Griffin shared a short video of herself lifting what appeared to be Trump’s bloody head on Twitter. In a subsequent tweet, she claimed that she did not support violence and was “just making fun of the Mocker in Chief.”
Both tweets have since been deleted. Griffin suffered a severe backlash after her Tweet went viral, according to reports. Trump even tweeted in response to Griffin’s tweet, when he wrote: “Kathy Griffin should be ashamed of herself. My kids especially my 11 year old son Barron are having a hard time with this. Sick!” Trump tweeted, Variety reported.
Melania Trump, the first lady, also called the image “very disturbing.” “As a mother, a wife and a human being, that photo is very disturbing.” He further added: “When you consider some of the atrocities happening in the world today, a photo opportunity like this is just wrong and makes you wonder about the mental health of the person who did it,” Townhall reported.
Later, Kathy apologized to the former president and accepted that she was responsible for his mistake. In a video posted to social media, Kathy, who had co-hosted the show for ten years, expressed her regret over the footage, saying, “I sincerely apologize,” Griffin said in a half-minute video.
“Hello everyone, it’s me, Kathy Griffin. I sincerely apologize. I’m only now seeing the reaction to these images. I’m a comedian, I crossed the line. I move the line and then I cross it. I went too far too. The image is too disturbing, I understand how it offends people. It wasn’t funny. I get it.”
She continued, adding: “I have made many mistakes in my career, I will continue. I ask for her forgiveness.” She finally said, “Remove the image. I’m going to ask the photographer to remove the image. And I apologize. I went too far. I made a mistake and it was wrong,” Esquire reported.