Untrained in song and dance, she still impressed New York Times theater critic Ben Brantley, who wrote: "Ms.
Griffith is a sensational Roxie, possibly the most convincing I have seen" and "[the] vultures who were expecting to see Ms. She played Caan's mother again during 2014–16 in a recurring role on his television show Hawaii Five-0. In the interim, Griffith guest-starred on Nip/Tuck and Hot in Cleveland.
Griffith appeared in advertisements and briefly worked as a child model before abandoning the career, citing extreme shyness as the reason. This drew attention to her and typecast her as a nymphet in films such as Smile, The Drowning Pool (both also 1975), and One on One (1977).
She was cast as "Melanie", the daughter of her real life mother, Tippi Hedren, in the film Roar (1981), directed by then-stepfather Noel Marshall.
Banderas, meanwhile, was falsely linked to Indian actress Mallika Sherawat. News exclusively Wednesday to deny romance rumors, saying, "Antonio Banderas is a wonderful man, a great dancer and an acquaintance of mine.