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But it wasn’t just the pool Neil was allowed to spend time in, as these photos, which first appeared in Life magazine, show. | Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The 1970s
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American future actress Melanie Griffith lies in bed beside her pet lion Neil, who lies under a blanket, Sherman Oaks, California, May

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I Always Loved Melanie Griffith! Slumberland: A remarkable image of Melanie sharing her bed with a snoozing Neil the lion, who would often sleep in her bedroom

But it wasn’t just the pool Neil was allowed to spend time in, as these photos, which first appeared in Life magazine, show. | Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The 1970s

But it wasn’t just the pool Neil was allowed to spend time in, as these photos, which first appeared in Life magazine, show. |  Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The 1970s

But it wasn't just the pool Neil was allowed to spend time in, as these photos, which first appeared in Life magazine, show.

In the actress and model Tippi Hedren (mother of actress Melanie Griffith) created the Shambala Preserve after producing the film Roar. The preserve rescued exotic big cats living in captivity that had been abused or were in need of help, .

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Tippi Hedren rests her head on her pet lion, Togar. Photo by Michael Rougier for Life Magazine (© circa

There's a Lion In My Kitchen! Having a Lion as a Pet. Meet Neil the lion and Tippi Hedren the human (and her family). These photos were taken in as Hedren was producing the film “Roar”.

In the actress and model Tippi Hedren (mother of actress Melanie Griffith) created the Shambala Preserve after producing the film Roar. The preserve rescued exotic big cats living in captivity that had been abused or were in need of help, .

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In The 1970s, This Family Lived With A Lion In Their Home. The Resulting Pictures Are Unbelievable [STORY]
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Tippi Hedren, the star of Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds," and her husband Noel Marshall were filming in Africa in While there, they .

In The 1970s, This Family Lived With A Lion In Their Home. The Resulting Pictures Are Unbelievable [STORY]

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These Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The 1970s Are Quite Something
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These Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The Are Quite Something

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Melanie Griffith's Mother, Actress Tippi Hedren (star of "The Birds") & Their Pet Lion in the 1970s
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Actress Tippi Hedren (whose daughter, Melanie Griffith, lived with her) had a pet lion in the And they took some killer pictures. Makes me want a pet lion!

oh my gosh! my dream."You’ve been looking at the home of actress Tippi Hedren in California, photographed by LIFE magazine during the early

Perhaps I should create a board about why Tippi Hedren is a complete and total badass and my hero.

Yes I know making wild animals pets is a bad idea - especially large carnivorous ones. But this is a HUGE childhood fantasy come to life.

Melanie Griffith's Mother, Actress Tippi Hedren (star of "The Birds") & Their Pet Lion in the 1970s

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Incredible Photographs Capture Teenager Melanie Griffith and Her Family Hanging Out With Their 'Pet' Lion in 1971
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Harold A. Meyer Hitchcock, of course, was obsessed with finding a suitable replacement for Grace Kelly. Considering his looks, however, it's not surprising that his advances were rejected by Hedren and others. It's sad that she gave two very interesting performances in The Birds and Marnie, but her career faltered after that. I read long ago, whether it's true or not, that Hitchcock threatened to undermine Tippi Hedren's career if she was not "compliant."
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Harold A. Meyer Hitchcock, of course, was obsessed with finding a suitable replacement for Grace Kelly. Considering his looks, however, it's not surprising that his advances were rejected by Hedren and others. It's sad that she gave two very interesting performances in The Birds and Marnie, but her career faltered after that. I read long ago, whether it's true or not, that Hitchcock threatened to undermine Tippi Hedren's career if she was not "compliant."

Harold A. Meyer Hitchcock, of course, was obsessed with finding a suitable replacement for Grace Kelly. Considering his looks, however, it's not surprising that his advances were rejected by Hedren and others. It's sad that she gave two very interesting performances in The Birds and Marnie, but her career faltered after that. I read long ago, whether it's true or not, that Hitchcock threatened to undermine Tippi Hedren's career if she was not "compliant."

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In the 1970s, Tippi Hedren created the Shambala Preserve where their goal was to rescue exotic cats that have been abused. During that process Melanie's family got incredibly attached to this adorable fella named Neil who became a loving member of their family. Tippi's badass!

In the Tippi Hedren created the Shambala Preserve where their goal was to rescue exotic cats that have been abused. During that process Melanie's family got incredibly attached to this adorable fella named Neil who became a loving member of their family.

These photos of a teenager and her pet lion will shock you!

These photos of a teenager and her pet lion will shock you!

Catnap: Neil dozes while star of The Birds Tippi Hedren poses with huge animal

‘We were stupid beyond belief to have that lion in our house’: Tippi Hedren reveals her regrets at letting beast share family home – and even letting it sleep in daughter Melanie Griffith’s bed!

Incredible Photos of Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion Back In The 1970s (13 Photos + Video) This was really quite an interesting read since we’ve never heard of the movie – ROAR – which was the reason behind these photos you are about to see...

American future actress Melanie Griffith jumps into a swimming pool as her pet lion Neil grabs her leg and goes to bite her leg, Sherman Oaks, California, May

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Tippi Hedren at home with Neil the lion, Calif., 1971.

Tippi Hedren, Melanie Griffith and a 400-Pound Lion -- at Home

family portrait with lion - tippi hedron & family (including daughter melanie griffith) from a flickr dedicated to 'roar: the movie' (which came out in 1981, though i suspect this photo was taken a little earlier than that)

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Tippi Hedren with daughter, Melanie Griffiths at the Shambala Preserve: Where grossly mistreated big cats can "... regain their physical and mental health then live out their lives in dignity."

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A young Melanie Griffith with her mother actress Tippi Hedren at their big cat sanctuary "Shambala Preserve".

In the 1970's, actress and model Tippi Hedren (mother of actress Melanie Griffith) created the Shambala Preserve after producing the film Roar. The preserve rescued exotic big cats living in captivity that had been abused or were in need of help, one of which the family created a close bond with. Neil the lion lived with the family in their home, and played an active role in the day to day activities of the preserve.

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Actress Melanie Griffith adopted the wild cat, named Neil, in the early when she was a teenager, and now photos have emerged of their amazing home life together.

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These Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The 1970s Are Quite Something

These Photos Of A Teenage Melanie Griffith And Her Pet Lion In The 1970s Are Quite Something

Some amazing pictures have surfaced of Melanie Griffith's childhood growing up with a pet lion.

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