Melanie Lynskey Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Kid, Net Worth

Melanie Lynskey Biography

Melanie Jane Lynskey, a native of Taranaki, is a New Zealand actress. He made his film debut in 1994 with the film Heavenly Creatures. She moved to the United States where she was able to land roles; Ever After, Detroit Rock City, But I’m a Cheerleader, Coyote Ugly, Abandon, Sweet Home Alabama, Shattered Glass, and Flags of Our Fathers.

She rose to prominence after playing Rose in the sitcom Two and a Half Men. She is also known for her role as Michelle Pearson on the HBO series Together. The role earned her a nomination for the 2015 Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress.

Melanie Lynskey Age

Melanie was born on 16 May 1977 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand. She is 44 years old as of 2021.

Melanie Lynskey Height

Melanie has an estimated height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) and weighs around 56 kg (125 lb). His hair is dark brown and so are his eyes.

Melanie Lynskey Family

Lynskey was born and raised in New Plymouth, New Zealand. His mother Kay Linsky is a former nurse and his father Tim Linsky is an orthopedic surgeon. Melanie has four siblings; She is the eldest of three brothers and a sister.

Melanie Lynskey Husband

Lynskey is married to American actor and producer Jason Ritter. They tied the knot in 2020 after their engagement in February 2017. The two were dating for four years before getting engaged. He has a daughter. Although this is not Melanie’s first marriage. She was previously married to actor Jimmy Simpson, whom she met during the filming of Rose Raid. They got engaged in 2005 and tied the knot on April 14, 2007. They got divorced on 23 May 2014.

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Melanie Lynskey Kidd

Lynskey has one child; A daughter with her husband Jason Ritter. Their daughter was born in December 2018. This happened in February 2017 after their engagement. He has not disclosed the information about his daughter’s name.

Melanie Lynskey Coyote Ugly

Melanie played Gloria in the 2000 American musical comedy-drama film Coyote Ugly. The film also starred Piper Perabo, Adam Garcia, Maria Bello, John Goodman, Isabella Miko, Bridget Moynahan and Tyra Banks. She made her acting debut in 1994 when she starred as Pauline Parker in Peter Jackson’s Heavenly Creatures.

She appeared in The Crucible, The Freightners, Foreign Correspondents and Ever After. In 1999, she starred in Detroit Rock City, Shooters, The Cherry Orchard, and But I’m a Cheerleader. In 2003, Melanie was cast to play The New Republic writer Amy Brand in the film Shattered Glass.

Melanie appeared in the 2008 miniseries, Comanche Moon. She also played Ginger Matt Damon’s wife in The Informant. Melanie starred in the 2010 film Helena from the Wedding, and in 2011, she starred as Cindy in the sports drama Touchback. In 2012, he starred in the comedy Seeking a Friend for the End of the World.

Melanie Lynskey Two and a Half Men

Melanie was cast to play the role of Rose in the CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men. She initially appeared as a guest character in the pilot episode, but became a series regular. Melanie appeared frequently in the first two seasons and left the main cast in 2005. Although he continued to make guest appearances until the final season of the show in 2015.

Melanie starred in the 2013 comedy-drama The Big Ask. From 2015 to 2016, Melanie portrayed Michelle Pearson on the HBO series Together. Melanie received the US Dramatic Special Jury Award for Individual Performance at the Sundance Film Festival for her role in The Intervention. In 2017, she starred in the Netflix crime thriller I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore.

She has also acted in; And then I Go, Sunshine, Sadie, and Castle Rock. Lynskey was cast alongside Cate Blanchett in the 2020 nine-part miniseries Mrs. America. She has also played the role of Hannah in the comedy Lady of the Manor. Melanie was cast as Shauna in the Showtime series Yellowjacket. She has been nominated for the 2022 Critics’ Choice Award for Best Actress in a Drama Series for her portrayal of Shauna.

melanie linsky movies

  • eye of the storm
  • looking for a friend for the end of the world
  • the perks of Being a Wallflower
  • putzel
  • the big ask
  • happy Christmas
  • they came together
  • Choo and Blossom Miss Shoemaker
  • we will never have paris
  • The Great and the Small
  • small boxes
  • folk hero and funny boy
  • 1 mile to you
  • and then i
  • shift
  • Sadie
  • lady of the manor
  • don’t look up
  • heavenly beings
  • Frightened
  • but i’m a cheerleader

Melanie Lynskey TV Shows

  • The Life and Times of Tim
  • House
  • over the garden wall
  • Jake and the Never Land Pirates Pearl
  • Solidarity
  • key and peel
  • Future-worm!
  • animals.
  • our ex wife
  • American father!
  • girlboss
  • Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later
  • sunshine
  • summer camp island
  • Castle Rock
  • Easy
  • Mrs. America
  • young sheldon
  • Mother
  • yellow Jacket
  • candy

Melanie Lynskey net worth

Lynskey has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2022.

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