July 14, 1960
62 years old
6 ft 0 in | 183 cm
34-24-35 in | 86.5-61-89 cm
65 kg | 143 lbs
11 US | 41.5 EU
Jane Marie Lynch was born in Evergreen Park, Illinois, United States, on July 14, 1960, is an American actress.
Young Jane Lynch first started her acting career with Steppenwolf Theatre Company and The Second City comedy troupe.
She made her big screen debut in comedy movie Vice Versa (1988) in role as Ms. Linstrom.
She got her television debut in NBC drama film In the Best Interest of the Children (1992) in role as Gwen Hatcher.
Jane's breakthrough performance came as Sue Sylvester in Fox musical comedy drama television series Glee (2009-2015).
She landed her Broadway debut in a musical "Annie" (2013) in role as Miss Hannigan, at Palace Theatre.
How tall is Jane Lynch and what is her weight? Jane Lynch's height is 6' 0" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 183 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 143 іn pоunds or 65 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Jane Lynch is 62 years old.
Jane Lynch net worth is around 16 million dollars.
Jane Lynch body measurements are bust-waist-hip 34-24-35 in inches or 86.5-61-89 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 34C with cup size C.
She won the Behind the Voice Actors People's Choice Voice Acting Award for Best Female Vocal Performance in a Feature Film for her voice role as Sergeant Tamora Jean Calhoun in animated comedy film Wreck-It Ralph (2012), she voiced same character in animated comedy film Ralph Breaks the Internet (2018).
She won the Florida Film Critics Circle Award for Best Ensemble Cast for her role as Laurie Bohner in mockumentary comedy film A Mighty Wind (2003).
She voiced Diatryma Mom in animated adventure comedy film Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009).
She voiced Alice in animated musical adventure comedy movie Rio (2011).
The Fugitive (1993) action thriller with Harrison Ford and Tommy Lee Jones
The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) romantic comedy opposite Steve Carell, Catherine Keener and Paul Rudd
Paul (2011) road science fiction comedy with Simon Pegg and Nick Frost
The Hammer (2007) comedy opposite Adam Carolla and Heather Juergensen
Best in Show (2000) mockumentary comedy with Eugene Levy and Catherine O'Hara
She voiced The Commander in animated adventure fantasy comedy film 100% Wolf (2020).
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Dr. Linda Freeman in CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men (2004-2014).
She won the Primetime Emmy Award and the Golden Globe Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series her role as Sue Sylvester in Fox musical comedy drama television series Glee (2009-2015), also won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Sophie Lennon in Amazon Prime Video comedy drama television series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017- ), also won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program for NBC game show Hollywood Game Night (2013- ).
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Actress in a Short Form Comedy or Drama Series for her role as Olivia Vanderstein in comedy web series Dropping the Soap (2017).
Judging Amy (1999-2000) CBS drama series in role as ASA Perkins
7th Heaven (2001) family drama series in role as Nurse
MDs (2002) ABC medical drama series in role as Aileen Poole, RN, PhD
The L Word (2005-2009) Showtime drama series in role as Joyce Wischnia
Lovespring International (2006) Lifetime comedy series in role as Victoria Ratchford
Help Me Help You (2006) ABC sitcom in role as Raquel Janes
Criminal Minds (2006-2020) CBS police procedural crime drama series in role as Diana Reid
Boston Legal (2006-2008) ABC legal comedy drama series in role as Joanna Monroe
Party Down (2009-2010) Starz sitcom in role as Constance Carmell
Angel from Hell (2016) CBS sitcom in role as Amy
Manhunt: Unabomber (2017) Discovery Channel drama anthology series in role as Janet Reno
The Good Fight (2017-2018) CBS legal drama series in role as Madeline Starkey
Space Force (2020) Netflix comedy series in role as Chief of Naval Operations
Attended Thornridge High School, Dolton, Illinois.
Graduated from Illinois State University, with a Bachelor’s degree in Theater.
Has Irish and Swedish ancestry.
Has one brother.
She is deaf in her right ear.
Received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6640 Hollywood Boulevard in 2013.
Huge fan of Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta.
Good friends with Margaret Cho and RuPaul.
She wrote and starred in a play "Oh Sister, My Sister" (1998).
She sang and played the guitar in film A Mighty Wind (2003).
She voiced Nebula in video game Marvel Super Hero Squad: The Infinity Gauntlet (2010).
She voiced Sergeant Calhoun in video game Wreck-It Ralph (2012).
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
She was married to clinical psychologist Lara Embry (2010-2013).
She started dating Jennifer Cheyne in 2017.