Melanie Griffith is an American actress whose first credited role in the mystery-thriller 'Night Moves' (1975) saw her in many racy scenes, and typecast her as a nymphet in films such as 'Smile' (1975), 'The Drowning Pool' (1975), and 'One on One' (1977). For her role in the erotic thriller film 'Body Double' (1984), she earned a 'National Society of Film Critics Award'.
She earned critical acclaim for her role in the action comedy 'Something Wild' (1986), and went on to win a 'Golden Globe Award' and an 'Oscar' nomination for the romantic comedy film 'Working Girl' (1988). In the following decade, her filmography included the made-for-TV movie 'Buffalo Girls' (1995) and the historical drama 'RKO 281' (1999) – which earned her 'Golden Globe' nominations, as well as movies like 'Shining Through' (1992), 'Crazy in Alabama' (1999) and 'Cecil B. Demented' (2000) – which are considered among her worst films and earned her 'Razzie Awards' and nominations.
Other notable movies in her filmography include 'Pacific Heights' (1990), 'Milk Money' (1994), 'Mulholland Falls' (1996), 'Lolita' (1997), 'Another Day in Paradise' (1998) and 'The Night We Called It a Day' (2003). She was a series regular on 'Twins' (2005-06) and 'Viva Laughlin' (2007).