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Melanie Griffith

Melanie Griffith
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Birth Date

August 9, 1957


63 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color



5 ft 9 in | 176 cm

Net Worth

$40 Million

Body Measurements

37-27-37 in | 94-68.5-94 cm


63 kg | 139 pounds

Bra Size


Shoe size

7.5 US | 38 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Melanie Richards Griffith was born in New York City, New York, United States, on August 9, 1957, is an American actress.

Young Melanie Griffith started her career as a child model in TV commercials.

She made her big screen debut in western movie Smith! (1969) in role as Extra.

She landed her first credited film role as Delly Grastner in neo noir movie Night Moves (1975) at the age of 17.

She got her television debut in drama miniseries Once an Eagle (1976) in role as Jinny Massengale.

Her breakthrough performance came as Holly Body in neo-noir thriller movie Body Double (1984), for which she won a National Society of Film Critics Award and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress.

She made her Broadway debut in a musical "Chicago" (2003) in role as Roxie Hart.

New Movies

The High Note (2020) romance musical in role as Tess, with Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross and Kelvin Harrison Jr.

The Disaster Artist (2017) biographical comedy drama in role as Jean Shelton, opposite James Franco and Dave Franco

The Pirates of Somalia (2017) drama in role as Maria Bahadur, opposite Al Pacino and Evan Peters

Best Movies

She was nominated for the Academy Award and she won a Golden Globe Award for her role as Tess McGill in romantic comedy drama film Working Girl (1988).

She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her performance as Audrey Hankel in action comedy movie Something Wild (1986).

Lolita (1997) drama opposite Jeremy Irons

Mulholland Falls (1996) neo-noir crime thriller opposite Nick Nolte and Jennifer Connelly

Shining Through (1992) drama with Michael Douglas and Liam Neeson

Cecil B. DeMented (2000) black comedy with Stephen Dorff

Milk Money (1994) romantic comedy with Ed Harris

The Night We Called It a Day (2003) drama with Dennis Hopper and Rose Byrne

Roar (1981) adventure with Tippi Hedren

Born Yesterday (1993) romance comedy with Don Johnson

The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) black comedy with Tom Hanks and Bruce Willis

Celebrity (1998) comedy drama directed by Woody Allen

Two Much (1996) romance comedy opposite Antonio Banderas and Daryl Hannah

Another Day in Paradise (1998) drama with James Woods

The Drowning Pool (1975) thriller with Paul Newman

Nobody's Fool (1994) comedy drama with Paul Newman and Bruce Willis

TV Shows

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Marion Davies in HBO historical drama film RKO 281 (1999).

She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Dora DuFran in miniseries Buffalo Girls (1995).

She played Lee Arnold in The WB sitcom Twins (2005–2006).

She portrayed Clara Williams in CBS action police procedural television series Hawaii Five-0 (2014–2016).


She is daughter of actress Tippi Hedren and mother of actress Dakota Johnson.

Graduated from the Hollywood Professional School, at the age of 16.

She began dating actor Don Johnson, at the age of 14.

Childhood friend with Patricia Nedd.

Has 3 tattoos.

Has three homes: Los Angeles, Aspen and Marbella, Spain.

Supporter of Children's Hospital Los Angeles.


She was married to:

Don Johnson (1976-1996), they have a daughter

Steven Bauer (1981-1989) they have a son

Antonio Banderas (1996-2015), they have a daughter

She dated Bryan Kestner (1994) and Ryan O'Neal (1976-1977).

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