Melanie Lynskey (16 May 1977) is a New Zealand actress. She rose to prominence for her role as Pauline Parker in Heavenly Creatures, bringing her critical acclaim and earning her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
Lynskey’s other film credits include Ever After, Up in the Air, The Informant!, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, Hello I Must Be Going, But I’m a Cheerleader, and Sweet Home Alabama. She also appeared in television series such as Two and a Half Men, Lost, Togetherness, and Ray Donovan.
Lynskey was born in New Plymouth, New Zealand. She is the daughter of Kay and John Lynskey. Her father was an accountant and her mother was a secretary. She has two brothers, Dan and Philip, and a sister, Sarah. She attended New Plymouth Girls’ High School, where she was perfect. She then studied psychology and philosophy at the University of Auckland.
Full Name: Melanie Jayne Lynskey
Occupation: Actress, voice actress
Date of Birth: 16 May 1977
Birth Place: New Plymouth, New Zealand
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Parents Name: Tim Lynskey (Father), Kay Lynskey (Mother)
Spouse/ Boyfriend: Jimmi Simpson M. 2007 – 2014
Here are the body measurements of this charming actress
- Height: 5′ 7″ inches
- Weight: 58 kgs (128lbs)
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Body Figure: Slim
- Bra Size: 34C
- Shoe size: 8 U.S.
- Body measurements: 37 – 27 – 35 inches