'Top Gun' actress Kelly McGillis weds girlfriend

Marries sales exec Melanie Leis in civil union in New Jersey

Actress Kelly McGilis has wed her girlfriend, sales executive Melanie Leis, according to the New York Times.

The couple was married in a civil union last week at Collingswood Municipal Court in Collingswood, N.J.

McGillis, best known for her role opposite Tom Cruise in 1986's "Top Gun," also appeared in 1985's "Witness" and 1988's "The Accused." More recently, she guest-starred on Showtime's "The L Word." Upcoming projects include the films "1 a Minute," "Stake Land" and "The Innkeepers," according to IMDb.com.

This is McGillis' third marriage. She came out as a lesbian last year in an interview with SheWired.

Leis is a regional sales executive with Philadelphia-based Independence Communications. The couple met in 2000.
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