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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 Nerd Herd (TV Movie)
 2015 Day Out of Days
 2015 Back to the Jurassic
Tyra (voice)
 2014/I Automata
 2014/II Thirst (Short)
 2013 Call Me Crazy: A Five Film (TV Movie)
 2012 DTLA (TV Series)
Mom / Kimberly
- Episode #1.8 (2012) ... Mom
- Episode #1.7 (2012) ... Kimberly
 2012 Dino Time
Tyra (voice)
 2012/I Yellow
 2012 Dark Tourist
 2012 This American Housewife (TV Series)
Leila Swift
- Pilot (2012) ... Leila Swift
 2010 Nip/Tuck (TV Series)
Brandie Henry
- Sheila Carlton (2010) ... Brandie Henry
 2007 Viva Laughlin (TV Series)
- What a Whale Wants (2007) ... Bunny
- Pilot (2007) ... Bunny
 2006 Have Mercy
 2005/I Heartless (TV Movie)
Miranda Wells
 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
 1999 RKO 281 (TV Movie)
Marion Davies
 1998 Me & George (TV Series)
 1998 Shadow of Doubt
Kitt Devereux
 1995 Two Much
 1995 Buffalo Girls (TV Movie)
Dora DuFran
 1994 Milk Money
 1992 Shining Through
Linda Voss
 1990 Women and Men: Stories of Seduction (TV Movie)
 1988 The Milagro Beanfield War
Flossie Devine
 1987 Cherry 2000
E. Johnson
 1987 Miami Vice (TV Series)
Christine von Marburg
- By Hooker by Crook (1987) ... Christine von Marburg
 1984 Fear City
 1981 Roar
 1981 Golden Gate (TV Movie)
 1981 She's in the Army Now (TV Movie)
Pvt. Sylvie Knoll
 1981 The Star Maker (TV Movie)
Dawn Barnett Youngblood
 1981 Underground Aces
 1979 Vega$ (TV Series)
Dawn Peters
- Red Handed (1979) ... Dawn Peters
 1978 Carter Country (TV Series)
Tracy Quinn
- Gamblers Unanimous (1978) ... Tracy Quinn
- The Tracy Report (1978) ... Tracy Quinn
 1978 Daddy, I Don't Like It Like This (TV Movie)
Girl in Hotel Room
 1978 Steel Cowboy (TV Movie)
 1978 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Stacey Blain
- The House on Possessed Hill (1978) ... Stacey Blain
 1978 Starsky and Hutch (TV Series)
Julie McDermott
- The Action (1978) ... Julie McDermott
 1977 Ha-Gan
Young Girl
 1977 One on One
The Hitchhiker
 1977 Joyride
 1976 Once an Eagle (TV Mini-Series)
Jinny Massengale
 1975 Smile
Karen - Young American Miss
 1975 The Drowning Pool
 1973 The Harrad Experiment
Student (uncredited)
 1969 Smith!
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1 Biographical Movie | 9 Interviews | 12 Articles | 28 Pictorials | 15 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 9¼" (1.76 m)

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I don't think I'm beautiful. When I look in the mirror, I just see me - and, I'm pretty used to me. See more »


Melanie said that fans sometimes confuse her with actress Meg Ryan, whom she admires. She would sign Meg Ryan's name so as not to disappoint the fans. Ryan said the same thing happened to her where fans thought she was Melanie. See more »


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