TALK SHOW WITH HARPER SIMON | EPISODE 61

Melanie Lynskey on the Duplass Brothers, Gay Cinema & Transitioning from Film to TV

TOGETHERNESS and HEAVENLY CREATURES star Melanie Lynskey details her road to Hollywood from co-starring with Kate Winslet to taking a job as a waitress at a truck stop in New Zealand. Lynskey also discusses working with the Duplass Brothers, the difficulties of dating with Misophonia and her friendship with Clea Duvall and Natasha Lyonne.

Guest Bio

TOGETHERNESS and HEAVENLY CREATURES star Melanie Lynskey details her road to Hollywood from co-starring with Kate Winslet to taking a job as a waitress at a truck stop in New Zealand. Lynskey also discusses working with the Duplass Brothers, the difficulties of dating with Misophonia and her friendship with Clea Duvall and Natasha Lyonne. Lynskey also shares her favorite writers and actors in this episode of Talk Show with Harper Simon. GUEST BIO Melanie Jayne Lynskey is a New Zealand actress, who currently co-stars as Michelle Pierson on the HBO comedy series Togetherness, a show created by Jay Duplass,Mark Duplass, and Steve Zissis. Lynskey is also known for playing Rose on Two and a Half Men. Her film roles include Heavenly Creatures (1994), But I’m a Cheerleader (1999), Up in the Air (2009), and The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012).