Rhoda Griffis Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Jun, 2018
Facts of Rhoda Griffis
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Rhoda Griffis
Birth Name Rhoda Griffis
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Raleigh, North Caroline
Ethnicity Welsh descent
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Red
Face Color Fair
Famous for Love Field, Runaway Jury, Walk the Line, Road Trip, and Year One
Education University Of North Caroline School of the Arts
View more / View Less Facts of Rhoda Griffis

Rhoda Griffis is an American actress popular for her roles in the movies Runaway Jury, Road Trip, Year One and Walk the Line. She made her Hollywood debut in 1991 from the TV series, In the Heat of the Night. She is credited with over 100 movies and TV series to date. Along with success and popularity, she has also earned an impressive net worth from her twenty-one-year long career.  

As of 2018, Griffis is yet to be married. She is single and has not introduced anyone as her boyfriend.

Early Life And Education

Rhoda Griffis was born on 9th January 1965 in Raleigh, North Caroline. He is an American as per nationality and as far as his ethnicity is concerned, he is of Welsh descent.

Griffis earned a BFA from the University Of North Caroline School of the Arts. She started acting from an early age of 7 and has acted in several theater plays. 



Rhoda Griffis made her movie debut in 1992 from an independent drama film, Love Field directed by Jonathan Kaplan. Both critics and audience loved her performance. She gained more popularity for her role Sheryl in the movie The Yellow Birds (2017) and Proprietor in another film, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017).

Some of her popular films are listed below:

Movies Role  IMDB rating  Cast Members
Love Field (1992) Jacqueline Kennedy  6.7 Michelle Pfeiffer, Dennis Haysbert, Stephanie McFadden and Beth Grant among others.
Runaway Jury (2003) Rikki Coleman 7.1 John Cusack, Gene Hackman, Dustin Hoffman and Rachel Weisz among others.
One Missed Call (2008) Marie Layton  4.0 Shannyn Sossamon, Edward Burns, Ana Claudia Talancon, and Ray Wise among others.
Year One (2009) Eve 4.9 Jack Black, Michael Cera, Harold Ramis, and Olivia Wilde among others.

Below, in the video Rhoda Griffis talks about her career:

TV Series

Griffis made her Hollywood debut in 1991 from TV series, In the Heat of the Night directed by James Lee Barnett. She is also known for her role Lenore Baker in the drama series, Army Wives. She shared the screen with Catherine Bell, Kim Delaney, Sally Pressman and Sterling K. Brown.

The 2012’s miniseries, Coma is her latest work in TV.

Net Worth

Rhoda Griffis' net worth is estimated to be in six figures, however, the actual amount is still under review. Some of Griffis' movies that made an impressive collection at the box office are-

Movies Budget Box Office Collection IMDB rating Awards and Nominations Cast Members
Walk the Line (2005) $28 million $186.4 million 7.9
  • Won Academy AwardsBAFTA AwardsGolden Globe Awards, and Satellite Awards among others.
  • Nominated for MTV Movie Awards, Academy Awards, and Teen Choice Awards among others.
Reese Witherspoon, Joaquin Phoenix, Ginnifer Goodwin, and Robert Patrick. 
Road Trip (2000) $16 million $119.8 million 6.5   Amy Smart, DJ Qualls, Breckin Meyer and Tom Green.
Big Momma's House 2 (2006) $40 million $138.3 million 4.6
  • Nominated for Golden Raspberry Awards.
Martin Lawrence, Nia Long, Chloe Grace Moretz and Emily Procter.
The Blind Side (2009) $29 million $309.2 million 7.7
  • Won Critics' Choice AwardsGolden Globe AwardsPeople's Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards.
  • Nominated for Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Awards, and Academy Awards
Sandra Bullock, Quintin Aaron, Lily Collins and Jae Head.
The Hunger Games (2012) $78 million $694.4 million 7.2
  • Won Grammy AwardsSaturn Awards, and Empire Awards.
  • Nominated for Golden Globe Awards and New York Film Critics Circle Awards.
Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Elizabeth Banks. 
Flight (2012) $31 million $161.8 million 7.3
  • Won Chicago International Film Festival AwardsBlack Reel Awards, and Satellite Awards among others.
  • Nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards, Visual Effect Society Awards, and Academy Awards.
Denzel Washington, Kelly Reilly, Nadine Velazquez and John Goodman.
Parental Guidance (2012) $25 million $119.8 million 6.1
  • Nominated for Young Artist Awards.
Billy Crystal, Bette Midler, Marisa Tomei and Bailee Madison.
Hidden Figures (2016) $25 million $236 million 7.3
  • Won Screen Actors Guild Awards.
  • Nominated for Academy Awards, and Golden Globe Awards.
Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae and Kevin Costner.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) $200 million $863.8 million 7.7
  • Won Teen Choice AwardsHollywood Film Awards, and Visual Effects Society Awards.
  • Nominated for Annie AwardsAcademy Awards, and Dragon Awards among others.
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista and Karen Gillan.

Personal Life

Rhoda Griffis is very private when it comes to her dating life and relationship. Griffis prefers to hide her personal affairs from the limelight. So, only limited information about her love life is available.

CAPTION: Rhoda posing for a click. SOURCE: IMDb

She is possibly single and is busy with her career. 


Arissa LeBrock

Arissa LeBrock 1994 -

29 Nov, 2021 Biography by Sakar
Hopie Carlson

Hopie Carlson 1999 -

29 Nov, 2021 Biography by Sakar
Taran Noah Smith

Taran Noah Smith 1984 -

28 Nov, 2021 Biography by Sakar
Faye Chrisley

Faye Chrisley 1943 -

26 Nov, 2021 Biography by Sakar
Devale Ellis

Devale Ellis 1984 -

25 Nov, 2021 Biography by Sakar
Stelle Ciccone

Stelle Ciccone 2012 -

25 Nov, 2021 Biography by Sakar