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Tippi Hedren is a veteran American actress cum model. She is also known for her role as an animal rights activist. As a model, she appeared on the front covers of popular magazines like Life and Glamour. She is a discovery of Alfred Hitchcock, and she won a Golden Globe for her role in The Birds. During her career, she has been part of over 80 films and TV shows.
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After enrolling in the Eileen Ford Agency, Tippi Hedren made her acting debut by appearing in ‘The Petty Girl’ in 1950. She had a very successful career as a model in the 1950s and 1960s. In 1961, she signed a contract of seven years with English filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock. In 1963, she was seen in the horror-thriller film ‘The Birds.’ This was followed by appearing in ‘Marnie’ and ‘A Countess from Hong Kong.’
Family and Personal Life
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The veteran actress has been married thrice in her lifetime. In 1952, she married Peter Griffith. Her only daughter Melanie Griffith was born in 1957. Through her daughter’s wedding to Don Johnson, she is the grandmother of actress Dakota Johnson. She got divorced from Peter in the year 1961.
|Husband's/Spouse's Name||Peter Griffith|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Melanie Griffith)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Nathalie Kay Hedren|
|Age (as of today)||93 years|
|Date of Birth||January 19, 1930|
|Place of Birth||New Ulm, Minnesota, US|
|Height||1.6 m, 5 feet 3 inches|
|Weight||50 kg, 110 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$25 million|
Height, Weight, and Age
Tippi Hedren's height is not very tall measuring 1.6 m. Tippi Hedren weighs 50 kg. Being born on January 19, 1930, translates to an age of 93 years as of todays date (February 5, 2023).
Birds I am fine with – spiders are an entirely different matter.Tippi Hedren
As far as I know, Vera Miles had a terrible time with Hitchcock, and she wanted to get out of the contract. He didn’t let her. She did ‘Psycho,’ and I believe, if you look at ‘Psycho,’ there isn’t one close up of Vera, not one. After that, she would never even speak about him to anyone.Tippi Hedren
I’m regarded as the patron saint of manicurists.Tippi Hedren
We have a lion, tiger, liger, which is the father is a lion and the mother is a tiger, black and spotted leopard, mountain lion, Asian leopard cats. Weve got a tremendous number of the exotic feline.Tippi Hedren
I really like birds. Everyone always wants me to say that I can’t stand to go near them, just like they want Janet Leigh to confess that she can’t bear to take a shower. Well, I’m sorry to disappoint you.Tippi Hedren