Melanie Lynskey was born on May 16, 1977 in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand. She attended Victoria University of Wellington where she studied theatre and English literature.
She made her feature film debut with Peter Jackson’s Heavenly Creatures playing the role of Pauline Parker. The film and her performance were both widely acclaimed by critics and audiences alike.
Her next big role came in 1998 when she starred opposite Drew Barrymore in Ever After. She went on to star in other well-known films including Sweet Home Alabama, Flags of Our Fathers and Up in the Air, among others.
Age in 2014: 37 (16 May 1977)
Height in Meters: 1.70m
Height in Centimeters: 170cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 7 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 56kg
Weight in Pounds: 125lbs
Body Measurement and Size: 34-28-36
Bra Size: 34C
Eye Color: Black