Quick Facts of Kelly Ann McGillis

  • Full NameKelly Ann McGillis
  • Net Worth$200K
  • NicknameKelly
  • Marital StatusBroke up
  • BirthplaceUnited States
  • EthnicityWhite
  • ProfessionBartender, Sales Executive, Theatre Artist
  • NationalityAmerican
  • Eye colourDark Brown
  • Hair colourBlonde
  • BuildLarge
  • SpouseKelly Ann McGillis
  • Height5 feet 3 inches (1.6m)
  • Weight56 Kg (124 lbs)
  • Body Measurement34-26-34
  • EducationBerklee College of Music

Melanie Leis is a famous American bartender, sales executive, and theatre artist. However, she is best known as the ex-wife of the famous actress, Kelly Ann McGillis. Her partner, Kelly is best known for her role in the movie, Top Gun and Witness.

Leis is a lesbian. She was formerly married to Kelly McGills, a film actress. So, when did they marry? When and why they divorce? Let’s find out about it.

Who Is Melanie Leis?

The famous bartender and sales executive, Melanie Leis was born in 1967 in the USA. She belongs to the white ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Besides this, there is no information about her early life and family background.

Leis attended a local high school. Later, she studied at Berklee College of Music and graduated from there with a degree course.

Melanie Leis’ Career

By profession, Melanie is a bartender, sales executive, and theatre artist. Previously, she used to work at the restaurant that Kelly and her former partner Fred owned. Besides this, there is no information about Melanie’s professional career.

Kelly McGillis
Kelly McGillis
Hallmark Movies and Mysteries

Rather than for her profession, Leis rose to fame after her marriage with Kelly. Her ex-wife, Kelly Ann McGillis is one of the famous actresses of the entertainment industry. She debuted from a project, Reuben. Then after, Kelly starred in Witness and got many awards and nominations for her outstanding acting.

Moreover, her other notable characters are in the movies such as Top Gun, One Life To Live, Private Session, etc. Kelly worked alongside Clarence Gilyard, James Tolkan, Tom Cruise, etc.

What Is Melanie Leis’ Relationship Status?

Previously, Melanie married the beautiful actress, Kelly Ann McGillis. The two met each other for the first time while working in the restaurant of McGillis which she co-owned with her former partner Freddie. As per some source, they dated each other for several years and later engaged in 2000.

Melanie and Kelly exchanging rings
Melanie and Kelly exchanging rings
The New York Times

The lovebirds married in 2010. However, their marriage did not last long and divorced in 2012. But, they have not revealed the actual reason for their divorce.

Melanie Leis and her former partner Kelly McGillis
Melanie Leis and her former partner Kelly McGillis

Before getting married to Melanie, Kelly was married twice. Initially, she married Boyd Black in 1979 but divorced in 1981. Then after, she married Fred Tillman in 1989. However, her second wedding also failed and divorced in 2002.

How Much Is Melanie Leis’ Net Worth?

Melanie Leis is an ordinary salesgirl, bartender, sales executive, and theatre artist. So, she probably earns a good amount of money to live a comfortable life. Melanie’s net worth is around $200K as of 2019. Besides this, there is no further information about her exact salary and yearly income.

On the other hand, her ex-partner, Kelly’s net worth is around $7.5 million as of 2019. She earned this huge sum of net worth from her career as a successful actress. Likewise, Kelly also earned a decent sum of money from her restaurant as a co-owner.

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