Kathy Griffin has been inducted to the Guinness Book of World Records for having the most televised stand-up comedy specials.

The outspoken comedienne is officially in the record books, thanks to her 20th Tv special, which will air in December (13) in the U.S.

Griffin was awarded the honour during her comedy show in San Antonio, Texas on Sunday (24Nov13), where she was handed a plaque which gives her the accolade of the Most Stand-Up Specials by a Comedian.

Taking to Twitter.com to post a photo of her receiving the award, she wrote the caption, "Yep it happened! Was inducted into the Guinness book of world records last night! 20 televised standup (sic) specials!!"

Griffin already has two Emmys to her name for her reality Tv show, My Life on the D-List, and has also been nominated five times for Best Comedy Album at the Grammys.