Melanie Leis (Kelly McGillis’ Ex-wife) Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family & More

Melanie Leis

Biography / Wiki

Best known as the ex-wife of the famous actress, Kelly Ann McGillis, Melanie Leis is a famous American sales executive, bartender, and theatre artist. Leis is a lesbian and was formerly married to Kelly McGills, a film actress best known for her role in the movie Top Gun and Witness.

Kelly was married twice before getting married to Melanie, in 1979 she married Boyd Black but divorced in 1981, and in 1989 Kelly married Fred Tillman but her second wedding also failed, and divorced in 2002. Kelly McGillis and Melanie Leis married in 2010 but their relationship came to an end in early 2011.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on July 9, 1967, Melanie Leis will turn 56 years old. She doesn’t appear to be much taller and her height measures 5 feet 3 inches while her weight is 56 kg approximately. Her body figure measurements are 34-26-34 and she wears the number 6.5 in the shoe size. Leis has black colored eyes and the color of her hair is black as well.

Net Worth

Even though she has been quite private about her professional life, it is known that Melanie Leis is a sales executive and has worked as a bartender and a theatre artist as well.

Melanie, for the most part of her life, has worked as a sales executive and has earned almost all of her wealth through it. Their total net worth estimated for Melanie is $600 thousand US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

Melanie Leis has been quite private about her personal life and has not shared the details regarding her parents or even her birthplace. She studied at a local high school and later attended the Berkeley school of Music.


Melanie Leis

Nickname Melanie
Birth Place United States of America
Date Of Birth July 9, 1967
Age 56 Years
Height In Centimetres – 160 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 3″

Weight In Kilograms – 56 Kg

In Pounds – 124 lbs

Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Profession Bartender, Sales Executive, and Theatre Artist
Zodiac sign Not Known
School High School
College Berklee College of Music
Religion Christianity
Nationality American
Home Town United States of America
Fathers Name Name Not Known
Mothers Name Name Not Known
Brothers Not Known
Sister Not Known

Career / Fashion And Style

A bartender, sales executive, and theatre artist by profession, Melanie used to work at the restaurant that Kelly and her former partner Fred owned. Leis has not revealed any information apart from this about her professional life apart from this.

Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More

Although she was married to the famous American actress Kelly McGillis, the marriage lasted for only a year ending with a divorce in 2011.

Boyfriends / Partner Kelly Ann McGillis (American Actress)
Marital Status Divorced
Partner Kelly Ann McGillis


Melanie Leis with her partner Kelly
Melanie Leis with her partner Kelly

Favorite Things

Here we provide you the list of Melanie Leis’s favorite things.

Favorite Actors Chris Hemsworth
Favorite Actress Jennifer Lopez
Favorite Colour White & Green
Favorite Holiday Destinations London
Favorite Food Italian Dishes
Favorite Things To Do Shopping and Watching Films

Melanie Leis

Some Interesting Facts About Melanie Leis

  • At the Independent Communications, she has worked as a regional sales executive.
  • Destructive activities like alcohol and drugs were done together by Kelly and Leis.
  • Her ex-partner McGillis once told that the god punished her and made her gay.
  • To tackle her problems, she created a fake story of her rape with her friend.
  • At the NYS3 and The New York for Stage, Kelly currently teaches acting.
  • Melanie has also joined the rehabilitation center and resumed her sales job in the Philadelphia region.
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