Kelly McGillis is one of the popular and most loved celebrities on the TV screen whom we have been seeing daily. Some of you may also be the fan of her for a long period of time as well as may also want to gain more information which is related to her. Some of us may also have been getting information regarding McGillis’ personal and professional life from various gossip pages, newspaper as well as magazines. Kelly McGillis is an American actress. She came into the limelight after her roles in several of the movies since the 1980s which also includes her role in Witness as Rachel Lapp for which she earned Golden Globe and BAFTA nomination, as Charlie in the huge blockbuster hit Top Gun and as attorney Kathryn Murphy in The Accused.
Now, let us get more familiar with the biography of McGillis that has been obtained from various sources. Kelly McGillis has now reached at the age of 58 and she was born on 9th July of the year 1957. She is the native of Newport Beach, California. Although she is known by the name Kelly McGillis, her full name is Kelly Ann McGillis. Her parents are Virginia Joan and Dr. Donald Manson McGillis. She was raised up in Los Angeles. There, she attended Pacific Conservatory of Performing Arts.
After completing her graduation from the high school in 1975, she moved to New York City for studying acting at Julliard School from where she graduated in 1983. While her tenure there, she performed at William Congreve’s Love for Love which was directed by John Bletchley. She has starred in a number of movies such as The Babe, Stake Land, North, Tio Papi, Made in Heaven, Top Gun, At First Sight, and much more. Besides, her net worth is calculated as $7.5 million.
Kelly McGillis has been active in this field since 1983 and it is sure that during this long period, she must have won multiple fans and followers in her career. Despite, it is very much important for all the celebrities to create a virtual image as well as goodwill nowadays days by getting interacted with their fans on various social medias. She has more than thousands of the followers on her Facebook and Twitter account. She does not seem to be active on the Instagram page. Additionally, McGillis also has a page on Wikipedia and also on IMDb and we can view those websites for knowing more details about her professional and personal news.
Kelly married her then husband Boyd Black in 1979. But due to some issues, they got divorced just after a couple of year of their marriage. Later in 1981, she and her live-in girlfriend were assaulted, verbally abused as well as raped at the knifepoint by two men who broke into the New York apartment of her. She then again got married in 1989 and became the wife of Fred Tillman with whom she has got two children, both daughters named as Sonora and Kelsey. Later, she again divorced in 2002. It was in April of 2009 when McGills came out as a lesbian during an interview with SheWired. She also dated with Melanie Leis in 2010 but their relationship lasted just for a year.