Kelly McGillis


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  • Birth Name: Kelly Ann McGillis
  • Birth Place: Newport Beach, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 07/09/1957, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor
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Top Gun's Kelly McGillis Marries Longtime Girlfriend in Civil Union

Top Gun actress Kelly McGillis and longtime girlfriend Melanie Leis were joined in a civil union, her rep told

The ceremony for McGillis, 53, and Leis, a 42-year-old sales executive, was held Wednesday at the Collingswood, N.J., Municipal Court. The couple met in 2000. Leis, who now works for a company that provides Muzak to businesses, was an employee at more

Kelly McGillis: Coming Out Was a "Difficult Journey"

Top Gun star Kelly McGillis says she "tried super hard" to hide that she is a lesbian from the public and herself before coming out last month.

"I tried really hard not to be who I am. I tried super hard," she tells People. "It was a difficult journey for me to come to terms and be whole and happy with who I am."

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Kelly McGillis Says She's a Lesbian

Tom Cruise's Top Gun girlfriend Kelly McGillis is on the market — and this time she's looking for a lady.

The 51-year-old was asked on the internet show Girl Rock! what kind of partner she's looking for.

"Definitely a woman," McGillis said. "I'm done with the man thing. You need to move on in life.

McGillis, who has been married and divorced twice, has two daughters with second husband Fred Tillman. She described coming out as more


We Are What We Are: Old Family Cemeter
The Wicked, Wicked West
The House On Carroll Street

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Year Title Description
2013 We Are What We Are Movie, Actor - Marge
2012 The Innkeepers Movie, Actor - Leanne Rease-Jones
2010 Stake Land Movie, Actor - Sister
2000 The Monkey's Mask Movie, Actor - Professor Diana Maitland
1999 At First Sight Movie, Actor - Jennie Adamson

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Exclusive: Wallace Shawn to Join Cast of The L Word

Those who feared that The L Word's Jenny (Mia Kirshner) may have drifted out to sea for good can now stop guessing. Jenny is back and ready to start production on her movie "Les Girls." She's hooked Wallace Shawn — best known as Vizzini in The Princess Bride — as the financier of her "fictional" flick. Shawn, who will play William Halsey at the start of Season 5, has a four-episode story arc on the Showtime drama.Also joining the cast as a recurring guest star is Top Gun's Kelly McGillis, who will appear as a military lawyer handling a "Don't ask, don't tell" case. The L Word returns in January. —Reporting by Carita Rizzo read more

Entourage Crazyman Joins 24, More Casting News

As first reported by Ausiello, Janeane Garofalo (whose name I will apparently need to learn to type correctly... ) is joining 24 for Season 7. Per a Fox press release, Garofalo is playing "Janis Gold, an FBI systems analyst assigned to the team investigating the crisis befalling Jack Bauer and company." Working alongside G-a-r-o-f-a-l-o, has confirmed, will be Rhys Coiro (aka Entourage's Billy Walsh). 24's new day begins sometime in January 2008.... It's The Accused meets Top Gun! All that's missing is a barn-raising. Kelly McGillis will be guesting on The L Word this coming season, playing a military lawyer involved in a "Don't' ask, don't tell" case, says the Advocate. read more


Kelly McGillis Reads Thumbelina (Illustrated by David Johnson; Written by Hans Christian Anderson; Music by Mark Isham)
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