The 44-year-old "Yellowjackets" actress recently discussed her career in the entertainment sector with co-stars Juliette Lewis, Christina Ricci, and Tawny Cypress during an interview with The Hollywood Reporter.
The mother of one recounts heartbreaking recollections from the set of "Coyote Ugly" Melanie Lynskey and Jason Ritter have a daughter.
She says, "People were already putting a lot of Spanx on me during wardrobe fittings and were really upset when they saw me; the costume designer was like, 'Nobody told me there would be girls like you.
People doing my makeup would say, "I'll help you out by giving you a jawline and whatnot." Constantly hearing, "You're not gorgeous" You're ugly. In your 20s, it's all about appearance and whether others want to f*** you.
Melanie Lynskey has dealt with body shaming before.Lynskey spoke to Vulture in May about "Heavenly Creatures" She says she wasn't "slim, confident, attractive."
Due to the pressure, she threw up after meals and starved herself to drop weight quickly. Her boyfriend helped her see the hazards of her disordered eating.
Lynskey said in another interview that "Yellowjackets" didn't require her to change for the role. She was thankful not to lose weight or look younger.Whether someone agrees or not, they can't criticise her beauty. Ever.
She told People in May, "I had a lot of preconceptions about how I should look." "It's good to be aged and have people want to put me in roles.
ynskey defended her appearance in January. When "Yellowjackets" fans made body-shaming tweets, she responded well.