Melanie Griffith Net Worth
Melanie Griffith net worth and salary: Melanie Griffith is an American actress who has a net worth of $40 million dollars. Melanie Griffith was born in New York in 1957 to actress Tippi Hedren and producer, former actor, and advertising executive Peter Griffith. Melanie Griffith made her acting debut at nine months old in a commercial and her first film, "Smith!" at age 12. Today she is probably best known for her role as spirited secretary Tess McGill in the hit 1988 film "Working Girl". Melanie Griffith's performance in this film earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress and won her the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy. She has appeared in many films including "Body Double", "Pacific Heights", "Two Much", "Bonfire of the Vanities", "Lolita", "Another Day in Paradise", and "Celebrity". Melanie Griffith has appeared in a number television shows including "Miami Vice", "Vega$", "Nip/Tuck", "Hot in Cleveland", and "Raising Hope". Melanie Griffith was formerly married to actor Don Johnson on two separate occasions. They have a daughter, the actress Dakota Johnson. Melanie Griffith also has a son from her second marriage to actor Steven Bauer. Melanie Griffith married actor Antonio Banderas in 1996, they have a daughter. Sadly, after 18 years of marriage, they divorced.
Melanie Griffith net worth from real estate: In April 2019 Melanie spent $3.7 million to buy a Spanish-style villa above the Sunset Strip in Los Angeles. In March 2019 she sold her and Antonio's former Aspen retreat for $4 million. It had previously been listed for $10 million. After she and Antonio divorced, they sold their long-time LA home for $16 million to Netflix executive Ted Sarandos.
Antonio Banderas Divorce Settlement: Generally speaking, Antonio and Melanie's divorce was somewhat civil. Their real estate portfolio was the primary bone of contention. When it was all said and done, Antonio agreed to pay for their daughter Stella's expenses through her 19th birthday and both college and grad schools. They agreed to split all money received from entertainment projects through May 31, 2014. Interestingly, they agreed to allow each other to keep whatever money was earned from their own projects between May 1998 and December 2003. They each got a Porshe and a Picasso, but Melanie got a total of six cars whereas Antonio kept two. Finally, Antonio agreed to pay Melanie $780,000 per year in spousal support, $65,000 per month.
Salary Highlights: Melanie earned $1 million for her role in 1990's Bonfire at the Vanities. She earned $2 million for 1994's Milk Money.
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Aug 9, 1957 (61 years old)|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Model, Voice Actor, Film Producer|
|Nationality:||United States of America|
Melanie Griffith Earnings
- Milk Money$2,000,000
- The Bonfire of the Vanities$1,000,000