Melanie Griffith

Born Aug 9, 1957

Melanie Richards Griffith is an American actress. She is an Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner for her performance in the 1988 film Working Girl. She is the daughter of actress Tippi Hedren, and the wife of actor Antonio Banderas.

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1957 Birth Born on August 9, 1957.


1981 23 Years Old On September 8, 1981, Griffith married Steven Bauer, her co-star from the TV film She's in the Army Now. They had a son, Alexander Bauer, born on August 22, 1985. The couple divorced in 1989 after a long separation. … Read More


1988 30 Years Old …  Griffith's subsequent performance in 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. … Read More
1989 31 Years Old They remarried on June 26, 1989. … Read More
1996 38 Years Old After their respective divorces were finalized, Griffith and Banderas married on May 14, 1996. … Read More


1998 40 Years Old …  In 1998 she appeared in Woody Allen's Celebrity which featured an all-star cast. … Read More
1999 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1999, Griffith starred in Crazy in Alabama, a film directed by Banderas and produced by Greenmoon Productions, the company that she and Banderas formed together. … Read More
2000 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2000, she co-starred with Stephen Dorff in Cecil B. Demented and Patrick Swayze in Forever Lulu.
2002 44 Years Old In 2002, she voiced the character of Margalo the bird in Stuart Little 2.
2003 45 Years Old 1 More Event
After acting on stage in London, in 2003 she made her Broadway debut in a revival of the musical Chicago, receiving celebratory reviews that made it a box office success. … Read More
2007 49 Years Old Prior to Hawaii Five-0, Griffith's television work included the short-lived WB sitcom Twins (2005–06), and the 2007 series Viva Laughlin, which was canceled after two episodes.


2012 54 Years Old 1 More Event
Her 2012 television pilot, This American Housewife (produced by Banderas), was not picked up by Lifetime. … Read More
She played Caan's mother again during 2014–16 in a recurring role on his television show Hawaii Five-0.
2016 58 Years Old In 2016, she filmed with Caan's father James Caan and Jon Voight in a TV-movie titled J.L. Ranch. … Read More
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