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Melanie Lynskey

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Melanie Jayne Lynskey ( LIN-ski; born 16 May 1977) is a New Zealand actress. Known for her portrayals of complex women and her command of American dialects, she works predominantly in independent films and television. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Melanie Lynskey has received more than 13,152,002 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Melanie Lynskey is the 4,856th most popular actor (up from 6,082nd in 2019), the 57th most popular biography from New Zealand (up from 79th in 2019) and the 14th most popular New Zealander Actor.

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  • 13M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 45.52

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 30

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.84

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.96

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Melanie Lynskey ranks 4,856 out of 9,996Before her are Bill Smitrovich, Monique Mercure, Dolores Hart, Rick Baker, Ruby Lin, and Bert Lahr. After her are Heather Menzies, Charles Walters, Maggie Wheeler, Corey Feldman, Richard Tyson, and Alan Crosland.

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Among people born in 1977, Melanie Lynskey ranks 108Before her are Olof Mellberg, David Dastmalchian, Natalia Gavrilița, Ravshan Irmatov, Giorgia Meloni, and John Green. After her are James Van Der Beek, Phil Neville, Colin Hanks, Samantha Cristoforetti, Adam Małysz, and David Albelda.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Melanie Lynskey ranks 57 out of 248Before her are Keri Hulme (1947), Lee Tamahori (1950), Kevin Smith (1963), Martin Henderson (1974), Fran Walsh (1959), and John Nicholson (1941). After her are Vaughan Jones (1952), Yvette Williams (1929), Anthony Wilding (1883), Rupert Julian (1879), Margaret Mahy (1936), and John Key (1961).

Among ACTORS In New Zealand

Among actors born in New Zealand, Melanie Lynskey ranks 14Before her are Marton Csokas (1966), Cliff Curtis (1968), Taika Waititi (1975), Clive Revill (1930), Kevin Smith (1963), and Martin Henderson (1974). After her are Rupert Julian (1879), Terence Bayler (1930), Lawrence Makoare (1968), Peter Hambleton (1960), Antony Starr (1975), and Zoë Bell (1978).

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