Kathy Griffin shaves her head bald for sister with cancer

Kathy Griffin has shaved her head to show support her for her sister Joyce, who's currently battling cancer.

The 56-year-old comedian shared an image on Monday smiling as she pats her new freshly-cut head after the buzz-cut.

Griffin's mother Maggie - who was seen on her daughter's show My Life on the D-List - was pictured holding her hand over her mouth as she patted the comedian's bare head.

The 56-year-old comedian shared an image on Monday smiling as she pats her new freshly-cut head after the buzz-cut

The 56-year-old comedian shared an image on Monday smiling as she pats her new freshly-cut head after the buzz-cut

Kathy Griffin's mother Maggie was pictured holding her hand over her mouth as she patted the comedian's bare head

Kathy Griffin's mother Maggie was pictured holding her hand over her mouth as she patted the comedian's bare head

Her mother later took to Twitter to comment on the show of support and added, 'My daughter Kathleen Mary is a wonderful human being'

Her mother later took to Twitter to comment on the show of support and added, 'My daughter Kathleen Mary is a wonderful human being'

Her mother later took to Twitter to comment on the show of support and added, 'My daughter Kathleen Mary is a wonderful human being.'

Griffin hasn't spoken publicly about her sister's fight with cancer, but she does have five siblings, with one sister, Joyce

Griffin hasn't spoken publicly about her sister's fight with cancer, but she does have five siblings, with one sister, Joyce

The Oak Park, Illinois native has a tragic family past with cancer, as she lost her brother Gary, 63, three years ago in the wake of a what she called 'a brutal struggle' with esophageal cancer in an Instagram post memorializing her lost sibling.

Griffin hasn't spoken publicly about her sister's fight with cancer, but she does have five siblings, with one sister, Joyce. In a Wall Street Journal interview in 2015, she shared that

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