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Kathy Griffin ready to hit the road with an 80-city comedy tour

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NEW YORK — is feeling inspired by the latest news in pop culture, so she's launching an 80-city comedy tour with all new material.

The "#LIKEABOSS" tour kicks off June 20 in Washington, D.C., at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

In a statement, Griffin said she has "a self-diagnosed, standup comedy disorder" and "must share my thoughts on Caitlyn (Jenner), and those adorable Duggars."

Griffin's live shows are largely improvised with the comic gossiping, going off on tangents and telling stories from her outrageous experiences in Hollywood.

The two-time Emmy and Grammy Award-winner has hosted 23 comedy specials on TV.

Griffin started out the year as a panelist on E!'s "Fashion Police," taking over for the late . She left the show after seven episodes, writing on Twitter that it didn't fit with her kind of comedy.


Online:

http://kathygriffin.com/

PHOTO: FILE - In this April 28, 2015 file photo, Kathy Griffin arrives at the premiere of "Ride"  in Los Angeles.  Griffin is launching a 80-city stand-up tour with all new material, kicking off Saturday, June 20 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - In this April 28, 2015 file photo, Kathy Griffin arrives at the premiere of "Ride" in Los Angeles. Griffin is launching a 80-city stand-up tour with all new material, kicking off Saturday, June 20 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)
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