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Melanie Griffith Biography

Updated On 31 Jul, 2019 Published On 22 Sep, 2015
Melanie Griffith

Facts of Melanie Griffith

Date of Birth :
Age : 65 years old
Family Name : Griffith
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Leo
Height : 5 Feet 9 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Melanie Griffith

What is Melanie Griffith marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Divorce
How many children does Melanie Griffith have ? (name): 3 Children
Is Melanie Griffith having any relationship affair ?: Yes1 affair
Is Melanie Griffith Lesbian ? No

She is an actress, who earned fame after playing in Brian De Palma's Body Double, which let her a National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress. She won a Golden Globe for her performance in Working Girl. She was born to actress Tippi Hedren and former stage actor Peter Griffith. At the age of 16, she graduated from Hollywood Professional School.

Melanie Griffith's Personal Life

Her personal life is full of ups and downs. Till now she has been married four times and all the time she filed for divorce with her husbands.

She married her first husband Don Johnson twice, first in 1976 and later in 1986 but they couldn't make it together so got separated in 1996. The couple has a daughter named Dakota Johnson, 27

Her second marriage with Steven Bauer lasted for almost five years and they have raised a son together Alexander Bauer in 1985. Her third marriage with Antonio Banderas broke up recently in 2015, which is after 18 years with a daughter named Stella Banderas, 20.

After three husbands and four marriages, Griffith stated that she will never get married again. She told InStyle magazine,

"I really don’t think it’s relevant for anyone anymore. But especially if you’re 60 and you have four kids and you’re living the life you’ve always wanted. Then why get married?"

"It’s, like, I would love to fall in love and have a romance, a relationship, but I haven’t. I keep looking. I’ve had a couple of lovers but not a relationship."

Furthermore, she proudly admitted that she regrets her decision to undergo plastic surgery. Besides, she even got addicted to drugs at some point.

Melanie Griffith's Net Worth

Griffith has an estimated net worth of about $30 million as of 2019. She collects such a huge amount from her career as an actress.

Melanie Griffith's Wiki-Bio

Melanie Richards Griffith was born on 9th August 1957 in Manhattan, New York City to Peter Griffith and actress Tippi Hedren. She has a sister named Tracy Griffith and a brother Clay A. Griffith.

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Me and my sis back in the day.... @tracyleegriffith @wyldegallery I love her

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Her parents separated when she was just 2. Her father married actress Nanita Greene and has two children with her.

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With my beautiful Mama Tomorrow is her birthday!! Happy Birthday Tippi!! 89 and awesome!!

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She studied at the Hollywood Professional School. In 1975, she performed opposite Gene Hackman in film noir Night Moves.

She received a Golden Globe, and a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in 1988's Working Girl.

Melanie Griffith Body Measurement 

  • Height = 5 feet 8 inches or 1.727m
  • Weight = 63 kg or 139 pounds
  • Body Measurement =  37-27-37 inches
  • Age = 61

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Melanie Griffith Affairs

  1. First Affair with Bryan Kestner

    He is an American actor, who was in a relationship with Griffith in the year 1994. They dated for some months.

Melanie Griffith Married

First Marriage with Don Johnson

He is the first husband of Griffith, whom she married again in 6 June 1989 until 1996. She started dating Don at the age of 14.

Second Marriage with Steven Bauer

He is the second husband of Griffith, who was her co-star from the TV film She's in the Army Now.

Third Marriage with Antonio Banderas

He is a Spanish film actor. They were co-stars in the film Two Much. They have raised a daughter from their 18 years of marriage.

Melanie Griffith Children

SON : Alexander Griffith Bauer

Father: Steven Bauer

He is the first child of Griffith, whom she gave birth at the age of 28.

DAUGHTER : Dakota Mayi Johnson

Father: Don Johnson

She is the second child of Griffith, whom she gave birth at the age of 32.

DAUGHTER : Stella del Carmen Banderas Griffith

Father: Antonio Banderas

She is the second daughter of Griffith, who was born safe and healthy.

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