Melanie Griffith Get to know the 61-year old actor Melanie Griffith, before she got famous (e.g. Starred in Night Moves, Body Double, Something Wild, Working Girl). IMDB reports The 41st Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) was Melanie Griffith's first TV appearance in 1984. In 1969 she starred as Uncredited in her first movie Smith!. BirthdayAugust 9, 1957NationalityAmericanName in PassportMelanie Richards GriffithDebut Smith!(1969)EthnicityGerman, English, Norwegian, Swedish, (Read: 16 Surprising Celebrity Ethnicities)Ethnic category/Race(?)WhiteSexuality - Gay or NayStraightHer home town is Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.. Her parents Peter Griffith & Tippi Hedren are of German, English, Norwegian, Swedish, ethnicity. Melanie Griffith was born on August 9, 1957 on a Friday. Center mapTrafficBicyclingTransit Read: 19 Celebrity childhood Homes High school: Hollywood Professional SchoolChildhood Photos - When she was young Credit: mykidsite.com Younger Photos Credit: wikipedia.com Photo of First movie or tv show debut Smith! Character: Uncredited| Date: 1969Footage of early or first TV Interview or Appearance JOHNNY CARSON INTEREVIEW MELANIE GRIFFITH Most popular video on Youtube Sex Education 101 with Melanie GriffithViews: 20,955,711 Share your real life experiences with Melanie Griffith here and rate your meeting! Correct our wiki/bio - is she not gay or straight or of different heritage? Let us know!