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Melanie Lynskey

Melanie Lynskey

New Zealand actress
Melanie Jayne Lynskey is a New Zealand actress. Known for her portrayals of complex women and her command of American accents, she works predominantly in independent films and television.Wikipedia
BornMay 16, 1977
HometownNew Plymouth, New Zealand
Height5'7" (1.70m)
SpouseJason Ritter, Jimmi Simpson
ParentsKay Lynskey, Tim Lynskey
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Melanie Lynskey's husband Jason Ritter made huge sacrifices so she could follow her acting dreams

'Yellowjackets’ star Melanie Lynskey has praised her husband Jason Ritter for the sacrifices he has made for the sake of her career and their family.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2023Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama SeriesYellowjacketsNominated
2022Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama SeriesYellowjacketsNominated
2022Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureDon't Look UpNominated
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