Melanie Lynskey Short Bio
Melanie Jayne Lynskey is a New Zealand-born actress who was born in New Plymouth, New Zealand. She is Taurus and was educated at New Plymouth Girls’ High School, graduating in 1996. She then continued her study majoring in theater and English literature at Victoria University of Wellington.
Melanie Lynskey Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||16 May 1977|
|Age||37 years old|
|Height||5 feet 7 inches|
|Hip Size||36 inches|
|Waist Size||28 inches|
|Weight||56 kg or 125 pounds|
Melanie Lynskey Career
Melanie Lynskey began her career at the age 16 when portrayed Pauline Parker in Heavenly Creatures that gives her Best Actress at the 1995 New Zealand Film and TV Awards. In 1998, she gets the big chance to appeared in Ever After opposite actress Drew Barrymore. She then establish her name by appeared at Detroit Rock City, But I’m a Cheerleader, The Cherry Orchard, Shooters and Coyote Ugly. She then also appeared alongside actress Reese Witherspoon in the romantic comedy Sweet Home Alabama in 2002, then co-starred with Katie Holmes in Abandon and made the television debut in Red Rose.
In 2003, she was appeared at Shattered Glass, that received mostly praise and positive review. She is really rise to stardom when appeared on the CBS comedy series Two and a Half Men.In 2006, she was portrayed the wife of Rene Gagnon in Clint Eastwood’s acclaimed World War II drama Flags of Our Fathers. She gets good review when appeared in Sam Mendes’ bittersweet dramedy Away We Go. She gets the female leading role alongside Matt Damon in the film The Informant!. In 2009, she was appeared in Leaves of Grass, and Up in the Air.
Lynskey again impressed many people through the role in Win Win, in Focus Features’ comedy Seeking a Friend for the End of the World with Steve Carell, and in The Perks of Being a Wallflower.She was awarded with the Gotham Awards for her role in independent drama Hello I Must Be Going. Her recent projects like Joe Swanberg’s Happy Christmas, Simon Helberg (We’ll Never Have Paris) and Angus MacLachlan (Goodbye to All That). It was reportedly she will appeared at HBO’s Togetherness, and alongside Elijah Wood.
Melanie Lynskey Controversies
Melanie Lynskey is clean and up t know there are no bad rumor or scandal that probbaly can ruin her life.
Melanie Lynskey Dating
Melanie Lynskey dated and then decide to marrying American actor Jimmi Simpson on 14 April 2007, in a chapel on Lake Hayes, near Queenstown, New Zealand. The couple then decide to divorce on 25 September 2012, citing irreconcilable differences.
Melanie Lynskey Net Worth
As the actress for one of the most good rating series in America, and been appeared in some box office movie, increased Melanie Lynskey net worth to the amount $5 million.