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Melanie Griffith

Melanie Griffith was born on August 9, 1957, in New York City to model Tippi Hedren and advertising executive Peter Griffith. Her mother is of Swedish, German, and Norwegian ancestry, and her father was of English, as well as Irish, Scottish, and Welsh, descent. Her parents' marriage ended in 1961 and Tippi came to Los Angeles to get a new start. ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 13 wins & 12 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Akil (pre-production)
 2014 Autómata
Dra. Dupre / Cleo (voice)
 2014/II Thirst (Short)
 2012 Dino Time
Tyra (voice)
 2012/I Yellow
 2012 Dark Tourist
 2006 Have Mercy
 2003 The Night We Called It a Day
Barbara Marx
 2003 Shade
 2003 Tempo
Sarah James
 2002 Stuart Little 2
Margalo (voice)
 2001 Tart
Diane Milford
 1998 Shadow of Doubt
Kitt Devereux
 1995 Two Much
 1994 Milk Money
 1992 Shining Through
Linda Voss
 1990 In the Spirit
 1988 The Milagro Beanfield War
Flossie Devine
 1987 Cherry 2000
E. Johnson
 1986 Something Wild
Lulu / Audrey Hankel
 1984 Fear City
 1981 Roar
 1981 Underground Aces
 1977 Ha-Gan
Young Girl
 1977 One on One
The Hitchhiker
 1977 Joyride
 1975 Smile
Karen - Young American Miss
 1975 The Drowning Pool
 1973 The Harrad Experiment
Student (uncredited)
 1969 Smith!
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Other Works:

Stage: Appears (as "Roxie Hart") in the hit musical "Chicago" on Broadway See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 8 Interviews | 11 Articles | 28 Pictorials | 14 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

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I didn't know that six million Jews were killed.That's a lot of people... I don't know why I didn't know. Maybe I missed school that day. See more »


Stepdaughter of Martin Dinnes and Debra Griffith. See more »


Platinum blonde hair See more »

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i met her.. shes soo rude! light_my_candle_143
her voice! marie1153
Is it legal to marry when you're 14? Amnesian
is it just me or does reese witherspoon resemble her alot? amanda0392
Melanie Set to Do Nip/Tuck Stint rdashnay-1
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