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source url Melanie Griffith, Antonio Banderas Split After 18 Years Of Marriage.

Melanie Griffith who filed for divorce from husband of 18-years, actor Antonio Banderas is asking for dog custody. http://sdsignshop.com/product/2-bedrooms-rider-6″t-x-18″w/

Melanie Griffith Custody of DogsWe reported several days ago that the couple’s differences were irreconcilable and heading to divorce court.

source site Griffith and Banderas, won’t need to battled it out of the custody of their only child, daughter Stella del Carmen Banderas . She turns 18 in September.

Griffith also has two other children f om her previous marriages.   Alexander Bauer, by ex-husband Steve Bauer who she divorced in 1985 and a daughter, Dakota Johnson, by ex-husband, Miami Vice actor Don Johnson.   They divorced in divorced in  1996 and later that year she married Banderas.

  • Alexander Griffith Bauer on August 22, 1985.
  • Dakota Mayi Johnson (aka Dakota Johnson) on October 4, 1989.
  • Stella del Carmen Banderas Griffith (aka Stella Banderas) on September 24, 1996.

 

Dakota Johnson will play the role of Anastasia Steele in the upcoming film adaptation of Fifty Shades of Grey

However, according to sources, Griffith is seeking full custody of their three dogs which they adopted in February.  Griffith reportedly thinks that her dog parenting skills are far better than her soon to be ex-husband.

Melanie Griffith and Banderas reportedly are rumored to have a net worth total $50 million. Banderas, 53, has made money with international investments in real estate.

Melanie Griffith Trivia:

  • At age 14, Griffith began dating her mother’s 22-year-old Harrad Experiment co-star, Don JohnsonIn May 1982.
  • Griffith married Steven Bauer, her co-star from the TV film She’s in the Army Now.Melanie Griffith later admitted to having problems with cocaine and liquor after her divorce from Bauer.

  • She has three homes: Los Angeles, Aspen and Marbella, Spain.
  • Coincidentally, she bears the same first name as her mother Tippi Hedren’s character, Melanie Daniels, in The Birds (1963).
  • Was eighteen when she married Don Johnson for the first time. He was eight years older than she, and they met on the set of her mother’s film The Harrad Experiment (1973) when she was 14.
  • In 2002, Melanie told Larry King on his show that her best films are: Night Moves (1975), Something Wild (1986), Working Girl (1988), and Nobody’s Fool (1994).
  • Auditioned for the role of Susan in Desperately Seeking Susan (1985), but lost out to Madonna.
  • Her son, Alexander Bauer (born in 1985), is the godson of Warren Beatty. She first met Beatty a decade earlier when she auditioned for his film The Parallax View (1974). She didn’t get the role but their friendship lasted. She is also friends with Beatty’s wife Annette Bening and his sister Shirley MacLaine.
  • Her father had English, as well as Irish, Scottish, Welsh, and Northern Irish (Scots-Irish) ancestry. Her mother is of half Swedish, one quarter German, and one quarter Norwegian ancestry.
  • Goes through two boyfriends in Working Girl (1988). As the film begins, she is in a relationship with Alec Baldwin, but at the end, she is in a relationship with Harrison Ford. Both Baldwin and Ford have played Jack Ryan in adaptations of the Tom Clancy novels.
  • First “Miss Golden Globe” to win a Golden Globe Award herself.
  • Joanne Woodward told a 17-year-old Melanie on the set of The Drowning Pool (1975) that her goals were to marry a movie star (Paul Newman); have beautiful babies (she had three); and win an Oscar (which she did in 1958). Melanie said that she adopted the goals for herself by marrying a movie star (Antonio Banderas); have beautiful babies (she also had three); but has expressed frustration that she has not won an Oscar even though she was nominated in 1989.
  • She and her daughter Dakota Johnson are the only mother-daughter couple to be “Miss Golden Globe”.
  • While in Washington, D.C. addressing the senate on Arts funding, she fell asleep twice during a speech by her host Michigan Senator Spencer Abraham. She apologized citing jet-lag as her reason for snoozing.
  • Her French dubbing voice Dorothée Jemma is also the French dubbing voice of Sheryl Lee and Jennifer Aniston.

 

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