Rosie O’Donnell began her comedy career as a teenager and her break came when she was on the talent show, Star Search. In 1996 she began hosting The Rosie O’Donnell Show, which won her multiple Emmy awards.
She wrote her first book, Find Me and used the book’s $3 million advance to establish her own For All Kids Foundation. Two months before her show was ending, Rosie O’Donnell came out saying she was gay. She stated her primary reason was to bring attention to gay adoption issues; as Rosie is a foster and adoptive mother.
In 2006, ABC brought Rosie O’Donnell on as a new moderator on The View and a year later released her second memoir, Celebrity Detox. Rosie has be cast in Love, Loss and What I Wore and had a show on the OWN: Oprah Winfrey Netowrk called The Rosie Show. Rosie O’Donnell is available for speaking engagements, personal appearances, and endorsements.
APPEARANCES: The Rosie O’Donnell Show, The View, The Rosie Show, Anderson Cooper 360, Late Show with David Letterman, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, 20/20, E! True Hollywood Story, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, Late Show with David Letterman, Live with Kelly, SNL, The Academy Awards, Hollywood Squares, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson
BOOKS: Celebrity Detox: (The Fame Game), Rosie O’Donnell’s Crafty U: 100 Easy Projects the Whole Family Can Enjoy All Year Long, Kids are Punny: Jokes Sent by Kids to the Rosie O’Donnell Show, Find Me, Bosom Buddies: Lessons and Laughter on Breast Health and Cancer, Kids are Punny 2: More Jokes Sent by Kids to the Rosie O’Donnell Show, Portraits of Hope: Conquering Breast Cancer : 52 Inspirational Stories of Strength (Portraits of Hope)
TO WORK WITH ROSIE O’DONNELL: Celebrity Speaker Rosie O’Donnell can be hired for endorsements and events in roles such as public speaker, autograph signings, SMT’S, and public relation campaigns.