About Melanie Griffith
It has been stated that the overall amount of Melanie Griffith net worth is 20 million dollars, according to the recent calculations. Melanie Griffith has earned her huge net worth because of her career as an actress, and this career has also been the main source of her international popularity. Melanie Griffith was born in 1957 in a family, which was involved into cinema industry as her father was a stage actor Peter Griffith and her mother was an actress, too, Tippi Hedren. In 1984, Melanie Griffith appeared in the production by Brian de Palma called “Body Double” and became famous. Because of her role in this film, the actress was awarded with the National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actress, which also was one of her biggest honors received during her career as an actress.
In 1986 she appeared in “Something Wild” and her appearance in it was praised a lot not only by audiences, but also by critics. In 1988, she appeared in another popular production called “Working Girl”, and because of her role in it Melanie Griffith became a nominee for the Academy Award for Best actress. Also, because of her appearance in the mentioned film, she became a winner of the Golden Globe award. Therefore, all of these mentioned appearances of her have made her famous and increased the total size of Melanie Griffith net worth, as well.
She has been nominated for Golden Globe awards a couple of times more, for her roles in “Buffalo Girls” and “RKO 281”. In 1992, Melanie Griffith appeared in a production called “Shining Through”. However, her role in it was not so much praised and she was awarded the Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress, too. She received nominations for the latter award as well because of her appearances in “Cecil B. Demented” and “Crazy in Alabama”.
Other films which made her even more known are “Milk Money”, “Lolita” and “Mulholland Falls”. These appearances not only made her more known, but also added up to the overall size of Melanie Griffith net worth. In 2003, Melanie Griffith got the part of Barbara Marx in the production called “The Night We Called It a Day”.
In addition to her many film appearances, Melanie Griffith has appeared in some TV shows, which have also resulted into an increase in Melanie Griffith net worth, such as “Raising Hope”, “Nip/Tuck” and “Hawaii Five-0”.