Melanie Lynskey Bio, Age, Net Worth, Height, Daughter, Husband, Parents, Nationality
Melanie Lynskey is renowned for her ability to depict multidimensional characters and her knowledge of American accents. She mostly works in indie movies.
Melanie Lynskey Biography
Melanie Lynskey, who was born on May 16, 1977, will be 45 years old in 2023. She was raised in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, where she was born. She is now a resident of Los Angeles, California, in the United States. She is a citizen of New Zealand and practices Christianity.
She mostly works in indie movies. She is of New Zealander nationality and is of Mixed descent, having both Irish and English ancestry. Her father, Tim Lynskey, is an orthopaedic physician, and her mother, Kay Lynskey, was formerly a nurse.
Melanie Lynskey Age
How old is Melanie Lynskey? She was born on May 16, 1977, which makes her 45 years old.
Melanie Lynskey Height & Weight
Melanie Lynskey’s height is 1.70 meters tall and her weight is 60kg.
Melanie Lynskey Education
Melanie Lynskey attended the Victoria University of Wellington.
Melanie Lynskey Nationality
Melanie Lynskey is a New Zealander by nationality.
Where is Melanie Lynskey from? Melanie Lynskey comes from New Plymouth, Taranaki.
Melanie Lynskey Career
At the age of 16, Melanie made her acting debut as a lead in Peter Jackson’s “Heavenly Creatures.” After then, she played the role of Gloria in the films “The Frighteners” (1996), “Foreign Correspondents” (1999), “The Cherry Orchard” (1999), “Shooters” (1999), “Detroit Rock City” (1999), “But I’m a Cheerleader” (1999), “Coyote Ugly” (2000), “Snakeskin” (2001), “Abandon,” “Rose Red” (2003).
She then had an appearance in the CBS comedy “Two and a Half Men.”
She had an appearance in the military drama “Flags of Our Fathers,” directed by Clint Eastwood, in 2006 as Rene Gagnon’s (Jesse Bradford’s) wife.
Additionally, she performed in the short-lived television show “Drive.”
In 2008’s three-part Western miniseries “Comanche Moon,” she had a minor role.
In 2009, she went back to New Zealand to appear in the love story “Show of Hands.” She co-starred in Steven Soderbergh’s comedy biographical film “The Informant!” as Matt Damon’s wife, Ginger.
In 2009’s bleak comedy “Leaves of Grass,” directed by Tim Blake Nelson, she starred as Edward Norton’s expectant fiancée. In 2010, she played the lead in “Helena from the Wedding.”
She then co-starred with Steve Carell in the comedy “Seeking a Friend for the End of the World” by Lorene Scafaria in 2012, and she also had a part in “The Perks of Being a Wallflower.” She appeared in both “Hello I Must Be Going” and the romantic comedy “Putzel” in the same year.
Lynskey played the lead in “The Big Ask” in 2013.
She then appeared in Happy Christmas (2014), We’ll Never Have Paris, and Goodbye to All That before moving on to her next job.
She also appears in the television show Over the Garden Wall.
When Togetherness was on HBO, she portrayed Michelle Pierson (2015-2016).
The Intervention (2016), Our Ex-Wife, Rainbow Time, Little Boxes, and The Great & The Small were the next films in which she appeared.
She also had an appearance in And Then I Go after appearing in the Netflix crime drama I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore (2017).
Melanie Lynskey Husband
Melanie Lynskey is a married woman.
Melanie Lynskey Children
Melanie Lynskey is a mother of a three years old baby girl.
Melanie Lynskey Net Worth
Melanie Lynskey has an estimated net worth of $5 million.