Melanie Griffith

Actress / Film Actress / Television Actress / Film Producer / Voice Actress | * 08/09/1957 (64) | Manhattan, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA))
Melanie Griffith (born August 9, 1957) is an American actress and film producer. She began her career in the 1970s, appearing in several independent thriller films before achieving mainstream success in the mid-1980s. Born in New York City to actress Tippi Hedren and advertising executive Peter Griffith, she was raised mainly in Los Angeles, where she graduated from the Hollywood Professional School at age 16. In 1975, a then 17-year-old Griffith appeared opposite Gene Hackman in Arthur Penn's film noir Night Moves. She later rose to prominence for portraying an actor in pornographic films in Brian De Palma's thriller Body Double (1984), which earned her a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress. Griffith's subsequent performance in the comedy Something Wild (1986) garnered critical acclaim before she was cast in 1988's Working Girl, which earned her a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress and won her a Golden Globe. The 1990s h... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Crime

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Awards & Nominations for Melanie Griffith

Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical Golden Globe Ambassador National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actress Academy Award for Best Actress National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress

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Movies with Melanie Griffith as Actress(63)

as Tess2020 The High Note
as Self (archive footage)2017 Roar : The Most Dangerous Film Ever Made
as Jean Shelton2017 The Disaster Artist
as Maria Bahadur2017 The Pirates of Somalia
as Laura Lee2016 JL Family Ranch
as Kathy2015 Day Out of Days
as Celeste2015 Nerd Herd
as Dr. Susan Dupré / Cleo (voice)2014 Automata
as Patsy2014 Yellow
as Betsy2013 The Grief Tourist
as Tyra2012 Dino Time
as Miranda Wells2005 Lethal Seduction
as Sarah James2003 Tempo
as Barbara Marx2003 The Night We Called It a Day
as Eve2003 Shade
as Margalo the Bird (voice)2002 Stuart Little 2
as Diane Milford2001 Tart
as Lulu Mcafee2000 Forever Lulu
as Honey Whitlock2000 Cecil B. Demented
as Marion Davies2000 RKO 281
as Lucille Vinson1999 Crazy in Alabama
as Kitt Devereux1998 Shadow of Doubt
as Nicole Oliver1998 Celebrity
as Charlotte Haze1997 Lolita
as Katherine Hoover1996 Mulholland Falls
as Dora DuFran1995 Buffalo Girls
as Tina 'Teeny' Tercell1995 Now and Then
as Betty1995 Two Much
as Toby Roebuck1994 Nobody's Fool
as V1994 Milk Money
as Billie Dawn1993 Born Yesterday
as Linda Voss1992 Shining Through
as Emily Eden1992 A Stranger Among Us
as Lily Reed1991 Paradise
as Lureen1990 In the Spirit
as Patty Palmer1990 Pacific Heights
as Maria Ruskin1990 The Bonfire of the Vanities
as Tess McGill1988 Working Girl
as Flossie Devine1988 The Milagro Beanfield War
as Kate1988 Stormy Monday
as Edith 'E.' Johnson1987 Cherry 2000
as Audrey Hankel1986 Something Wild
as Loretta1984 Fear City
as Holly Body1984 Body Double
as Pvt. Sylvie Knoll1981 She's in the Army Now
as Karen1981 Golden Gate
as Lucy1981 Underground Aces
as Melanie1981 Roar
as Dawn Barnett Youngblood1981 The Star Maker
as Ellie - Waitress1979 The Cheryl Ladd Special
as Young Girl1977 The Garden
as The Hitchhiker1977 One on One
as Susie1977 Joyride
as Delilah "Delly" Grastner1975 Night Moves
as Schuyler1975 The Drowning Pool
as Karen Love1975 Smile
as Student1973 The Harrad Experiment

TV Shows/Series with Melanie Griffith as Actress(22)

2012 DTLA
as Clara Williams2010 Hawaii Five-0
as herself2010 Hot in Cleveland
as Bunny2007 Viva Laughlin
as Lee Arnold2005 Twins
as herself1997 The View
1978 Vega$
as Jinny Massengale1976 Once an Eagle
as Herself - Host1975 Saturday Night Live

Additional Information

Full Name: Melanie Griffith
Born: Friday, 08/09 1957 (August) in Manhattan, New York City, New York (United States of America (USA)) (current age: 64 years + 111 days)
Zodiac sign: Leo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rooster)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Stella Adler Studio of Acting, St. Cyril of Jerusalem Church and School, Hollywood Professional School
Spouses (current/former): Antonio Banderas, Don Johnson, Steven Bauer
Children: Dakota Johnson, Stella Banderas
Siblings: Tracy Griffith
Mother: Tippi Hedren
Other names for Melanie Griffith (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Melanie Richards Griffith"
"Μέλανι Γκρίφιθ"
Melanie Griffith frequently works together with these people:
Andy Samberg (31x, Actor)
Fred Armisen (26x, Actor)
Bill Hader (24x, Actor)
Tress MacNeille (20x, Actress)
Kristen Wiig (19x, Actress)
Kenan Thompson (17x, Actor)
Jason Sudeikis (16x, Actor)
Maya Rudolph (15x, Actress)
Will Forte (14x, Actor)
Alec Baldwin (13x, Actor)
Amy Poehler (13x, Actress)
Noel Marshall (6x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:3217, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 11/05/2021