Kelly McGillis Photos after civil union are desired. McGillis is perhaps best known as an 80′s actress who starred alongside some of Hollywood’s biggest names at the time, including Harrison Ford and Tom Cruise. Although she’s been a relative sleeper for a number of years, her popularity is increasing once again.
Why? Well, she and her long-time partner Melanie Leis had a civil union a couple weeks back. Right now, gay rights are one of the top political topics as “Don’t ask don’t tell...Read Full Story
Actress Kelly McGillis, the one who used to be a hot blonde in Top Gun and then came out as as a lesbon and now just looks like an old lesbon, has married her longtime g-f in a civil union.
McGillis and her laydee Melanie Leis, who met in 2000, got hitched on Wednesday in New Jersey, after McGillis “came out” officially last year, telling a journo:
“It was like a moment of truth, I thought, Hmm, do I say the truth, or do I just say, It’s none of your business, which is my standard answer? I...Read Full Story
Top Gun star Kelly McGillis has married her girlfriend in a civil union ceremony.
The 53-year-old actress, who revealed she was gay last year, wed sales executive Melanie Leis in Collingswood, New Jersey.
McGillis met Leis in 2000, when the latter was a bartender at a restaurant in Key West, Florida.
The film star owned the restaurant with her second husband Fred Tillman, with whom she has two daughters – 20-year-old Kelsey Laure and 17-year-old Sonora Ashley. The couple divorced in 2002...Read Full Story
BY ALICIA CRUZ
Actress Kelly McGillis left Florida behind to become a resident of New Jersey where she enjoys a comfortable, semi-private life in suburban South Jersey, and other than wanting to take a spiritual pilgrimage to India, and spend more time with her grandchildren, she says she is perfectly happy and content, she told CNN.
The Golden Globe nominated actress who starred in hit movies such as "Witness," "Top Gun" and "The Accused," attended the Julliard School...Read Full Story
Few actors are lucky enough to make a single movie that stands the test of time. Former Berks County resident Kelly McGillis starred in three of them: "Witness" (1985), "Top Gun" (1986) and "The Accused" (1988).
With a 25th anniversary Blu-Ray edition of "Top Gun" hitting stores on Tuesday, the actress admits she's surprised there's still so much interest in her '80s triumphs.
"It never would have occurred to me when I was making 'Top Gun,' that I'd still be talking about it 25 years later...Read Full Story
Melanie Leis is a sales executive who is the partner of actress Kelly McGillis. They entered into a civil union in September 2010.