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Melanie Griffith was born on August 9, 1957, in New York City, New York, to model and actress Tippi Hedren, and advertising executive and former actor Peter Griffith. Her mother, from Minnesota, is of Swedish, German, and Norwegian ancestry, and her father, from Maryland, was of English, as well as Irish, Scottish, and Welsh, descent. Her parents' ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 10 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Day Out of Days
Kathy
 2015 Back to the Jurassic
Tyra (voice)
 2014/I Automata
Duprè
 2012 Dino Time
Tyra (voice)
 2012/I Yellow
Patsy
 2012 Dark Tourist
Betsy
 2006 Have Mercy
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day
Barbara Marx
 2003 Shade
Eve
 2003 Tempo
Sarah James
 2002 Stuart Little 2
Margalo (voice)
 2001 Tart
Diane Milford
 1998 Shadow of Doubt
Kitt Devereux
 1996 Two Much
Betty
 1994 Milk Money
V
 1992 Shining Through
Linda Voss
 1988 The Milagro Beanfield War
Flossie Devine
 1987 Cherry 2000
E. Johnson
 1984 Fear City
Loretta
 1981 Roar
Melanie
 1981 Underground Aces
Lucy
 1977 Ha-Gan
Young Girl
 1977 One on One
The Hitchhiker
 1977 Joyride
Susie
 1975 Smile
Karen - Young American Miss
 1975 The Drowning Pool
Schuyler
 1973 The Harrad Experiment
Student (uncredited)
 1969 Smith!
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TV commercial: Revlon age-defying makeup See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 9 Interviews | 12 Articles | 28 Pictorials | 15 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 9¼" (1.76 m)
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There's a bit of a stripper in every woman. See more »

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First "Miss Golden Globe" to win a Golden Globe Award herself. See more »

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Breathy, little girl voice See more »

Star Sign:

Leo

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