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Melanie Lynskey
Melanie Lynskey
Melanie Lynskey info
Born: 16 May, 1977
Birth Name: Melanie Jayne Lynskey
Height: 1.70 (5' 7")
Nickname: Mel
Also Known As: Melanie Lynskey, Melanie Jayne Lynskey
Spouse: Jimmi Simpson (14 April 2007 – present)
Awards: 2 wins & 2 nominations
Known for: Coyote Ugly , Sweet Home Alabama , EverAfter , The Frighteners , Flags of Our Fathers and more.
Melanie Lynskey biography

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Melanie Jane Lynskey- is an actress that was born in the middle of May 1977 in New Plymouth which is located in New Zealand. In 1992 when she was 15th, she successfully went through the casting for her first main role, of Pauline Parker in a thriller directed by Peter Jackson “Sky Creatures”. For performance in this movie she got all the possible awards in New Zealand. After finishing work in “Sky Creatures” she came back to New Zealand in order to complete studies. She graduated Victoria University in Wellington, and her major was “English Literature”. Her first appearance in the American movie was in 1998 in the melodrama “History of eternal love” where she performed with Drew Barrymore and Angelica Houston. The movie became very successful and in 1999 she gets an invitation to appear in four different projects: “Detroit –city of Rock”- which was a comedy, “Unchangeable”, and melodramatic movie “Letters from far away”. In the thriller “The Informer” which was directed by Steven Soderberg she performed with such famous actors like: Matt Damon, Lucas McHugh, Carol and Eddie Jameson. In 2010 was released the movie “Helena from The Wedding” in which she performed one of the main roles
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Melanie Lynskey filmography

Here you can learn about the movies Melanie Lynskey acted in. You can see the names of the movies, their budget, years of release and the money gained from the screening of the certain movie. It is always interesting to know.

Movies & Videos Budget Year Opening weekend US box Office
Flags of Our Fathers - Pauline Harnois $53M 2006 $10.2M $33.6M
Coyote Ugly - Gloria $45M 2000 $17.3M $60.8M
Sweet Home Alabama - Lurlynn $38M 2002 $35.6M $127M
The Frighteners - Deputy $30M 1996 $5.57M $16.5M
EverAfter - Jacqueline $26M 1998 $8.53M $65.7M
Up in the Air - Julie Bingham $25M 2009 $1.18M $83.8M
Abandon - Mousy Julie (as Melanie Jayne Lynskey) $25M 2002 $5.06M $10.7M
The Informant! - Ginger Whitacre $21M 2009 $10.5M $33.3M
Away We Go - Munch Garnett $17M 2009 $130K $9.43M
Detroit Rock City - Beth $15M 1999 $2.01M $4.19M
Shattered Glass - Amy Brand $6M 2003 $77.5K $2.21M
Heavenly Creatures - Pauline Parker $5M 1994 $3.05M
The Cherry Orchard - Dunyasha $5M 1999 $12.7K $131K
But I'm a Cheerleader - Hilary $1.2M 1999 $60.4K $2.2M
Itty Bitty Titty Committee - Plastic Surgery Lady (uncredited) $1M 2007 $11.5K $16.5K
Say Uncle - Susan $650K 2005 $2.48K $5.2K
Foreign Correspondents - Melody $500K 1999
Measureless to Man (short) - Actress 1999
Claustrophobia - Lauren 2003
Show of Hands - Jess 2008
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