Melanie Jayne Lynskey Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Net Worth

Melanie Lynskey
Nick Name Melanie
Real Name Melanie Jayne Lynskey
Profession Actress and Voice Actress
Known for All About The Andersons (2003-2004)
Nationality New Zealander
Age 44 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth May 16, 1977
Birthplace New Plymouth, New Zealand
Hobbies Not Known
Religion Christianity.
Zodiac Sign Taurus

Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)
Eye Color Dark brown
Hair Color Dark brown
Body Type Apple

Well known beautiful actress Melanie Lynskey was born in New Plymouth, New Zealand on 16th May 1977. She was raised in a middle class family in a good environment. She hasn’t revealed much about her early life. She says that she attended New Plymouth Girls’ High School where she was good in studies and other activities held on school. She graduated in the year 1996. After graduation, she studied English literature and theatre at Victoria University of Wellington.

Lynskey was very hardworking and talented since her early days. She began her career at the age of 16 by appearing in Heavenly Creatures as Pauline Parker. For her performance in this film, at the 1995 New Zealand Film and TV Awards, she was named Best actress. She had a turning point in her career in 1998 after a offer for the role in Ever After opposite to Drew Barrymore. Again for this film, she received her second nomination for Best actress. Then in 2002, she appeared in romantic comedy Sweet Home Alabama alongside Reese Witherspoon. Right after this movie, she appeared in Shattered Glass in the year 2003. After this, she appeared as Rose on the CBS comedy series Two and a Half Men. This series was one of the most popular sitcoms on American television. In the year 2005, she had a guest appearance on Walden. In 2006, she appeared in a drama Flags of Our Fathers as the wife of Rene Gagnon. In 2007, she had a starring role in Show of Hands. In the meantime, she was very much praised for her work in Away We Go. She also played the female lead in The Informant! Opposite to Matt Damon. In the same way, she has given many movies like Leaves of Grass, Win Win, Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, Hello I Must Be Going, Happy Christmas, Over the Garden Wall, Togetherness.

During the filming of Rose Red, Lynskey met American actor Jimmi Simpson in the year 2001. They both started dating each other’s and finally got engaged in 2005. She was married to her so called boyfriend on 14 April 2007. Due to many misunderstandings and fighting with her husband, she filed a divorce which was finalized on 23 May 2014.

She has sexy body, yawning eyes and charming figure with long hot legs and feet is something memorable to the audience, admirers and her followers. She loves riding and traveling in corresponding to her career. Away from it her likes also consists of taking photographs. She also has large number of fans all over the world. Thirty seven year old Lynskey is a successful actress who earns a handsome salary and has a net worth of $5 million.

She is extremely beautiful and charming with good body measurements and incredible height. Her charm can be seen in her pictures. Lady looks more stunning in the bikini with remarkable breasts. Her entire biography is not yet available by wiki but much of her reviewed data can be found in the different personal and social networking sites. There are also many rumors and fakes about her.

She is also accepted as youth icon who is an encouragement and inspiration to many youths and women. She also popular in the internet who has numerous searches in the internet. These searches include her biography, photos, smoking, pictures and other information about her. One can also tweet her in twitter. tall actress Lynskey has a long way to go and achieve huge success in the future with the blessings of her fans and followers.

Melanie Jayne Lynskey was born in New Plymouth, New Zealand . Melanie Jayne Lynskey is Actress and Voice Actress by profession, find out mroe facts, education, weight, and more.


School Name New Plymouth Girls High School, New Plymouth, New Zealand.
Collage / Uni Victoria University, Wellington, New Zealand.
Qualification Studied Drama Department and School Plays.


Salary $400,000 Per Episode
Net Worth USD $5 million approx.


Father Tim Lynskey.
Mother Kay Lynskey.
Mirtial Status In a relationship

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Hot Wings
Favorite TV Show The Abbott and Costello Show (1952-1957), Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis Show
Favorite Actress Marilyn Monroe, Rita Hayworth
Favorite Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Favorite Colour Red