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David Seltzer
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Shining Through
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Michael Douglas
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Two Much
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Antonio Banderas
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Brian De Palma
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World War II
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Melanie Griffith

Knowledge Identifier: +Melanie_Griffith

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Melanie Griffith

American actress add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1957.

Countries: United States (68%), United Kingdom (8%), (5%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: David Seltzer, Shining Through, Michael Douglas

Linked to: Hollywood Professional School, HBO, The WB Television Network, Democratic Party

 

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Melanie Griffith was born in 1957 add something

 

Tippi Hedren - Their daughter, actress Melanie Griffith, was born on August 9, 1957


1979

Bo Derek - In 1979, Derek beat out Melanie Griffith, Heather_Thomas, and several others hopefuls for the role of Jenny Hanley in the romantic comedy film "10"


1980

Revlon - Despite the successful campaigns of the 1980s and 1990s featuring models, in particular Cindy Crawford, Revlon decided to drop fashion models and focus on movie stars, among them Kate Bosworth, Jaime King, Halle Berry, Susan Sarandon, Melanie Griffith, Julianne_Moore, Eva Mendes, Jessica Alba, Jennifer Connelly, Beau Garrett, Jessica Biel, and Bond girls


1984

Griffith's career gained momentum in 1984 when she played a porn actress in the Brian De Palma thriller "Body Double" add something

 

Body Double - "'Body Double"' is a 1984 American thriller film directed by Brian De Palma and starring Craig Wasson, Melanie Griffith, and Gregg Henry


1985

They have a son, Alexander, born on August 22, 1985 add something


1986

David Seltzer - As writer/director, Seltzer's credits include the 1986 teen tragi-comedy "Lucas" starring Corey Haim, Charlie Sheen and Winona Ryder, the 1988 comedy "Punchline" starring Sally Field and Tom Hanks, and 1992's "Shining Through" starring Melanie Griffith and Michael Douglas


1988

She achieved mainstream success when Mike Nichols cast her as spunky secretary Tess McGill in the hit 1988 film "Working Girl" add something

 

She is an Academy award nominee and Golden Globe winner for her performance in the 1988 film "Working Girl" add something


1989

Their daughter, Dakota Johnson, was born on October 4, 1989 add something


1990

She worked continuously throughout the 1990s, starring in many films including "The Bonfire of the Vanities" , "A Stranger Among Us" , "Born Yesterday" , "Milk Money" , "Now and Then" , and "Two Much" , where she co-starred with future husband Antonio Banderas add something

 

Pacific Heights (film) - "'Pacific Heights"' is a 1990 psychological thriller film directed by John Schlesinger, written by Daniel Pyne, and starring Melanie Griffith, Matthew_Modine, and Michael Keaton


1992

Shining Through - World War II - "'Shining Through"' is a 1992 British-American World War II drama film written and directed by David Seltzer and starring Michael Douglas and Melanie Griffith, with Liam Neeson, Joely Richardson and John Gielgud in supporting roles

 

Shining Through - The Razzie Awards declared "Shining Through" the Worst Picture of 1992, with Melanie Griffith being voted Worst Actress and David Seltzer for Worst Director

 

Shining Through - World War II - "'Shining Through"' is an American World War II drama film which was released to United States cinemas on January 31, 1992, written and directed by David Seltzer and starring Michael Douglas and Melanie Griffith, with Liam Neeson, Joely Richardson and John Gielgud in supporting roles


1994

They separated in March 1994, reconciled later that year, but separated again in May 1995 add something


1995

Griffith and Antonio Banderas began a relationship in May 1995 when they started filming "Two Much" add something

 

Thora Birch - Birch's performance in the 1995 film "Now and Then" teamed her with Gaby Hoffmann, Christina Ricci, Demi Moore, Rosie O'Donnell, and Melanie Griffith

 

Antonio Banderas - They separated in May 1995 when he began a relationship with actress Melanie Griffith while shooting "Two Much"


1996

After their respective divorces were finalized, the couple married on May 14, 1996 add something

 

Their daughter, Stella del Carmen Banderas Griffith, was born on September 24, 1996 add something


1998

In 1998 she appeared in Woody Allen's "Celebrity" with Kenneth Branagh and Leonardo DiCaprio add something

 

Valerie Chow - More substantially in 1998, she became the first Chinese spokesmodel for Revlon US, appearing in national print and television campaigns alongside Halle Berry, Salma Hayek, and Melanie Griffith


1999

Also in 1999, Griffith made her stage debut at the Old Vic in London, England, where she acted with Cate Blanchett in "The Vagina Monologues" add something

 

In 1999, Griffith starred in "Crazy in Alabama", a film that was directed by Banderas and produced by Greenmoon Productions, the company that she and Banderas formed together add something


2000

Griffith returned to rehab in 2000 for a painkiller addiction add something

 

Griffith's career cooled down in the early 2000s following her last major roles to date in the independent films "Cecil B. Demented" and "Forever Lulu" add something

 

In 2000, Griffith had her husband's first name "Antonio" encircled in a heart tattooed on her right shoulder add something

 

Tim Thomerson - He appeared as a villain opposite Melanie Griffith's heroine in "Cherry 2000" and as Major Dan Hackett in the Disney made for TV movie, "The B.R.A.T. Patrol" starring opposite Sean Astin, Nia Long and Brian Keith

 

Patrick Swayze - Swayze recovered from his injuries, but he had trouble resuming his career until 2000, when he co-starred in "Waking Up in Reno", with Billy Bob Thornton and Charlize Theron, and in "Forever Lulu", with Melanie Griffith


2001

Her father, Peter Griffith, died at age 67 on May 14, 2001 add something


2002

In 2002, she voiced the character of Margalo the bird in "Stuart Little 2" add something

 

In 2002, the couple received the Stella Adler Angel award for their extensive charity work add something


2003

In 2003, Griffith made her Broadway debut playing Roxie Hart in the musical "Chicago" add something

 

Rose Byrne - In 2003, she starred in three Australian films: "The Night We Called It a Day" with Melanie Griffith and Dennis_Hopper; "The Rage in Placid Lake" for which she was named Best Actress at the &Australian_Film_Institute; and "Take Away", another comedy


2004

Tatum O'Neal has alleged in her 2004 autobiography that around that time, she and Griffith had a sexual encounter in a Paris hotel room while high on opium and hashish add something


2007

Her career continued to suffer when her 2007 series "Viva Laughlin" was canceled after two episodes, and her 2012 television pilot "This American Housewife" was not picked up by Lifetime add something


2009

In August 2009, she returned to rehab again for what her publicist called "part of a routine plan add something


2012

In 2012, Griffith started up a non-profit organization benefitting burned children add something

 

In January 2012, Griffith was cast in the comedy film "The Hot Flashes" with her real-life friends Daryl Hannah and Brooke Shields add something

 

"Contactmusic.com" February 29, 2012 add something


2014

She would play Caan's mother again in a recurring role on his television show "Hawaii Five-0" in 2014 add something

 

In June 2014, Griffith and Banderas released a statement announcing their intention to divorce "in a loving and friendly manner" add something


2016

In 2016, she is filming with Caan's real-life father James Caan and Jon Voight in a TV-movie titled "J.L. Ranch" add something


2017

In 2017, she has signed on to play Mrs. Robinson in the stage version of "The Graduate" at the Laguna Playhouse in California in 2018 add something


2018

She has signed to play Mrs. Robinson in the stage version of "The Graduate" at the Laguna Playhouse in California in 2018 add something

 

In August 2018, she revealed she had undergone further and "final" surgical treatments to remove skin cancer from her face add something