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Melanie Griffith

1957 - Today

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Melanie Richards Griffith (born August 9, 1957) is an American actress. She began her career in the 1970s, appearing in several independent thriller films before achieving mainstream success in the mid-1980s. Born in Manhattan, New York City, to actress Tippi Hedren and advertising executive Peter Griffith, she was raised mainly in Los Angeles, where she graduated from the Hollywood Professional School at age 16. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Melanie Griffith has received more than 15,826,787 page views. Her biography is available in 61 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 59 in 2019). Melanie Griffith is the 431st most popular actor (up from 443rd in 2019), the 828th most popular biography from United States (up from 834th in 2019) and the 221st most popular American Actor.

Melanie Griffith is most famous for her role in the film "Working Girl" and for being married to actor Antonio Banderas.

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  • 5.24

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  • 4.81

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Among actors, Melanie Griffith ranks 431 out of 9,996Before her are Oona O'Neill, Gene Tierney, Gerard Butler, Eva Marie Saint, Ginger Rogers, and Kris Jenner. After her are Catherine Zeta-Jones, Ed O'Neill, Sean Bean, Nebahat Çehre, James Cromwell, and James Earl Jones.

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Among people born in 1957, Melanie Griffith ranks 18Before her are Caroline, Princess of Hanover, Sid Vicious, Donald Tusk, Christopher Lambert, Gloria Estefan, and Qasem Soleimani. After her are Aki Kaurismäki, Stefan Löfven, Steve Buscemi, Carole Bouquet, Falco, and Ofra Haza.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Melanie Griffith ranks 828 out of 18,182Before her are George F. Kennan (1904), Eva Marie Saint (1924), Ginger Rogers (1911), Kris Jenner (1955), Michael Cimino (1939), and Oliver E. Williamson (1932). After her are Estée Lauder (1906), William Howard Stein (1911), Margaret Brown (1867), Ed O'Neill (1946), Joseph P. Kennedy Sr. (1888), and Raymond Carver (1938).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Melanie Griffith ranks 221Before her are John Belushi (1949), Christopher Lambert (1957), Gene Tierney (1920), Eva Marie Saint (1924), Ginger Rogers (1911), and Kris Jenner (1955). After her are Ed O'Neill (1946), James Cromwell (1940), James Earl Jones (1931), Brian Dennehy (1938), Larry Hagman (1931), and Mickey Rooney (1920).

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