Melanie Jayne Lynskey is a New Zealand actress and film maker who was born on May 16, 1977. She is presently 46years. She is also a writer and has written several essays for The New York Times. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California. Lynskey’s breakthrough role came in 1994 when she starred in the Peter Jackson-directed film “Heavenly Creatures” alongside Kate Winslet. She went on to appear in other notable films such as “Ever After,” “Coyote Ugly,” “Sweet Home Alabama,” and “Up in the Air.”
Melanie Lynskey has won numerous awards and nominations, including two Critics’ Choice Awards, a New Zealand Film Award, a Sundance Special Jury Award, Gotham, Satellite, Golden Nymph, Independent Spirit, Screen Actors Guild, and Primetime Emmy Award.
Melanie is married to Jason Ritter and has a daughter with him. She was formerly married in 2007 to Jimmy Simpson but the couple divorced after over 6years of marriage.
Meet Kay Lynskey and Tim Lynskey
Melanie Lynskey was born to Tim Lynskey, an orthopedic surgeon and Kay Lynskey, a real estate agent. Melanie Lynskey parents had five children together, with Melanie being the eldest. She has three brothers a sister.
There is very few or little information about the parents and their bio-data.
Are Tim Lynskey and Kay Lynskey still together?
The parents of Melanie Lynskey are rumored to be together according to close but anonymous sources. The exact number of years they have been married for has been kept as a secret.