Famous Friends of Rosie O'Donnell

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List of famous people who are friends with Rosie O'Donnell, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Every person on this list has either been seen in public with Rosie O'Donnell, or is known to be acquaintances or best friends with Rosie O'Donnell. From the people who have had a falling out with Rosie O'Donnell to Rosie O'Donnell's current best friends, these are the people that Rosie O'Donnell has or had a relationship with at some point. If you notice that any of Rosie O'Donnell's celebrity friends are missing from the list, you can add them below and make this list of Rosie O'Donnell's friends that much better.

List is made up of a variety of celebrities, including Madonna and Jane Fonda.

This list answers the questions, "Who are Rosie O'Donnell's friends?" and "Which celebrities is Rosie O'Donnell friends with?"
Fran Drescher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Friends of Rosie O'Donnell
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Francine Joy "Fran" Drescher is an American film and television comedian, model, actress, producer, ordained minister, and activist. She is best known for her role as Fran Fine in the hit TV series The Nanny, and for her nasal voice and thick New York accent. Drescher made her screen debut with a small role in the 1977 blockbuster film Saturday Night Fever, and later appeared in American Hot Wax and Wes Craven's horror tale Summer of Fear. In the 1980s, she gained recognition as a comedic actress in the films Gorp, The Hollywood Knights, Doctor Detroit, This Is Spinal Tap, and UHF while establishing a television career with guest appearances on several series. In 1993, she achieved wider ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 61

Birthplace: Kew Gardens, New York City, New York, United States of America

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Jane Fonda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Friends of Rosie O'Donnell
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Jane Fonda is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model and fitness guru. She is a two-time Academy Award winner. In 2014, she was the recipient of the American Film Institute AFI Life Achievement Award. Fonda made her Broadway debut in the 1960 play There Was a Little Girl, for which she received the first of two Tony Award nominations, and made her screen debut later the same year in Tall Story. She rose to fame in 1960s films such as Period of Adjustment, Sunday in New York, Cat Ballou, Barefoot in the Park and Barbarella. Her first husband was Barbarella director Roger Vadim. A seven-time Academy Award nominee, she received her first nomination for They Shoot ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 81

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Friends of Rosie O'Donnell
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Kathleen Mary "Kathy" Griffin is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and television host. Born in Chicago, Illinois, she moved to Los Angeles in 1978, where she studied drama at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute and became a member of the improvisational comedy troupe The Groundlings. In the 1990s, Griffin began performing as a standup comedian and also appeared as a guest star on several television shows. She achieved recognition in a supporting role on the NBC sitcom Suddenly Susan. Her breakthrough came on the Bravo reality show Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, which became a ratings hit for the network and earned her two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Reality ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

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Madonna is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Friends of Rosie O'Donnell
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Madonna Louise Ciccone is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She achieved popularity by pushing the boundaries of lyrical content in mainstream popular music and imagery in her music videos, which became a fixture on MTV. Madonna is known for reinventing both her music and image, and for maintaining her autonomy within the recording industry. Music critics have acclaimed her musical productions which have also been known to induce controversy. Often referred to as the "Queen of Pop", she is cited as an influence among other artists around the world. Born in Bay City, Michigan, Madonna attended the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance before moving ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: Bay City, Michigan, United States of America

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