Melanie Lynskey

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Melanie Jayne Lynskey (born 16 May 1977) is a New Zealand actress. She is known for playing quirky, soft-spoken but headstrong characters, and works predominantly in independent films. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Melanie Lynskey has received more than 6,936,469 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Melanie Lynskey is the 6,085th most popular actor (down from 5,512th in 2019), the 79th most popular biography from New Zealand (down from 64th in 2019) and the 19th most popular New Zealander Actor.

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  • 6.9M

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  • 54.57

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 27

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.82

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.91

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Melanie Lynskey ranks 6,085 out of 10,030Before her are Madge Kennedy, Ane Dahl Torp, Joy Page, Helene Costello, Prem Chopra, and Elena Sofia Ricci. After her are Keith Szarabajka, Don Messick, Sakina Jaffrey, Angie Cepeda, Donald Petrie, and Kim Go-eun.

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Among people born in 1977, Melanie Lynskey ranks 192Before her are Leigh Whannell, Alessandro Lucarelli, Iva Majoli, Cary Joji Fukunaga, Jerry Yan, and Robert Abela. After her are Liédson, Daniel Espinosa, Jonny Buckland, Giorgia Meloni, Levan Kobiashvili, and Max Mirnyi.

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In New Zealand

Among people born in New Zealand, Melanie Lynskey ranks 79 out of 206Before her are Graeme Revell (1955), Zoë Bell (1978), Walter Buller (1838), Onny Parun (1947), Richard Pearse (1877), and Lisa Chappell (1968). After her are Bill Pickering (1910), Jemaine Clement (1974), Anand Satyanand (1944), Niki Caro (1967), Peter Arnett (1934), and Neil Finn (1958).

Among ACTORS In New Zealand

Among actors born in New Zealand, Melanie Lynskey ranks 19Before her are Rupert Julian (1879), Martin Henderson (1974), Peter Hambleton (1960), Lawrence Makoare (1968), Zoë Bell (1978), and Lisa Chappell (1968). After her are Kerry Fox (1966), Jed Brophy (1963), Dean O'Gorman (1976), Rose McIver (1988), Callan Mulvey (1975), and KJ Apa (1997).

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