Kelly Mcginnis a.k.a Kelly Mcgillis (born July 9, 1957, age: 65 years) is a popular Actress and theatre artist from America. She is highly famous across America for her role as Charlie opposite actor Tom Cruise in the 1987 famous movie “Top Gun”. She has also played a notable role in movies like “The Accused”, “Kathryn Murphy”, “Stake Land” and many more. It is said that in her long career Kelly has worked on more than 54 different acting projects. Kelly is now very less active in the entertainment world she was seen last in the 2020 TV series “Dirty John”.
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Kelly Mcginnis is a person.
Kelly Mcginnis is popular with her real name as Kelly McGillis. She is an actress who struggled a lot in the beginning days of her career but later got successful. She has even done various odd jobs. She married twice in her life to two different men and also had kids. But in 2009 she came out as Queer when she revealed her relationship with Melanie Leis.
Kelly Mcginnis Biography (Early Life & Education)
Kelly Mcginnis is not a pure American woman and has mixed ethnic background, according to her Wikipedia page.
On July 9, 1957, she was born in Newport Beach, California.
She is 65 years old and enjoying her old age.
She was raised in Los Angeles.
She attended Newport Harbor High school.
She attended the Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts in Santa Maria.
After dropping her high school studies in 1975, she got her GED.
Kelly moved to New York City to learn acting skills. She holds a degree in acting.
Kelly Mcginnis has a bio.
Kelly Ann McGillis
Date of Birth
July 9, 1957
Age (as of 2022)
Her movie “Top Gun”
Newport Harbor High School.
Graduate in Acting
Place of Birth
Newport Beach, California
Hendersonville, North Carolina
$8 million USD
Kelly Mcginnis Family (Nationality & Ethnicity)
“Kelly Mcginnis was the oldest of her three siblings when she shared information about her family. Donald Manson McGillis is her father and Virginia Joan is her mother. Her dad was a physician. She shared earlier that her parents are Scots-Irish and German. She’s got Welsh ancestry now. Kelly has two sisters that are younger than her. Mrs. Mcginnis has two sisters: Karen and Kathleen.”
Kelly Mcginnis’ Parents, Siblings & More
Karen McGillis and Kathleen McGillis.
Donald Manson McGillis
Kelly Mcginnis Age, Birthday & Zodiac Sign
65 years old
July 9, 1957 was the birthdate.
Kelly Mcginnis Height, Weight & Physical Stats
Wrinkles on Face
In Feet Inches: 5’10” In Meters: 1.83 m In Centimetres: 183 cm
In Kilograms: 56 kg In Pounds: 123 lbs.
The career of an actress.
Kelly Mcginnis made her acting debut in 1983 in the movie “Reuben, Reuben”. In 1985 she appeared in a movie called Witness, which made her popular in America. She was nominated for a Golden Globe and a BAFTA for this movie.
Her fan following increased in America after she starred opposite Tom Cruise. She played a role in the movie Top Gun with Tom Cruise. Kelly continued to work in action, drama, and romance genre movies.
She tried to use her hands on TV shows. She was an actress and performed on stage many times. She was part of many Broadway productions in New York City. She returned to acting in 2006 after taking a break from her career.
Kelly McGillis is still active in the entertainment industry. She shared the reason for not being signed for the 1986 movie Top Gun sequel.
She shared that she is old and fat, and that she looks appropriate for her age. That whole scene is not about that.
Kelly Mcginnis Husband, Boyfriend & Relationships
Kelly Mcginnis is married to two different people in her life. Kelly married her first husband in 1979. In 1981 she divorced Boyd. In 1989 when Kelly was a successful actress, she married Fred. She became a mother to her two daughters while living with Fred. Kelly quit her marriage in 2002. Her second husband was a very rich man. He owned a million dollars hotels.
As a wife of Fred Tillman Kelly use to own a bar and restaurant named Kelly’s Caribbean Bar Grill & Brewery partnering with Tillman. While working as the owner of Kelly’s Caribbean Bar Grill & Brewery Mrs. Kelly met bartender Melanie Leis in the year 2000 who use to work in her bar. Later in 2009 Kelly revealed her identity as Lesbian and moved into a relationship with Melanie Leis. However, it is not known that still Kelly is living with Melanie or not.
Kelly Mcginnis Children, Partner & Personal Life
Son– Daughter– Sonora and Kelsey
1. Boyd Black 2. Fred Tillman
Kelly Mcginnis has a Net Worth.
“Kelly Mcginnis has a net worth of $8 millionUSD. She works full-time at Seabrook House Drug Alcohol Rehab Center. She taught acting to students at New York Studio for Stage and Screen. Kelly’s main source of income is her work as an actress.”
Kelly Mcginnis then and now
7 Facts about Kelly Mcginnis
“Kelly isn’t using any social media platforms.”
She always has a short hair.
In North Carolina, Kelly lives.
In 1982, one Kelly was raped by two men in NYC.
One of her rapist was sentenced to three years in prison.
Kelly was hurt when a woman broke into her home in North Carolina in June of 2016