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Jane Lynch

Jane LynchAKA Jane Marie Lynch

Born: 14-Jul-1960
Birthplace: Dolton, IL

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Lesbian [1]
Occupation: Actor
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Cheerleading coach on Glee

[1] Interview with PlanetOut, "What you don't know about Jane Lynch", undated but probably in 2006, conducted by Jenny Stewart: [Stewart] "So is Lynch out?" [Lynch] "Well, I guess. I mean I just spoke at an HRC party... I want to be an actor more than I want to be a 'gay actor'."

Father: Frank Lynch (banker)
Mother: Eileen Carney
Wife: Lara Embry (physician, m. 31-May-2010, sep. 12-Jul-2013, div. 27-Oct-2014)
Daughter: Haden
Daughter: Chase

    High School: Thornridge High School, Dolton, IL
BA Theater, Illinois State University
    University: MFA Theater, Cornell University

    Second City
    Endorsement of Barnes & Noble Nook (2011)
    Endorsement of Comcast
    Endorsement of ConAgra Healthy Choice meals
    Endorsement of Kellogg Frosted Flakes
    Endorsement of LG Group
    Endorsement of Microsoft Xbox
    Endorsement of S. C. Johnson & Son Lemon Pledge
    Endorsement of Sprint
    Endorsement of Washington Mutual
    Alcoholics Anonymous (Jan-1992)
    Hillary Clinton for President
    Obama Victory Fund 2012
    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
    Emmy 2010 Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, for Glee
    Golden Globe 2011 Best Actress, for Glee
    Irish Ancestry
    Swedish Ancestry Maternal
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism, Heroin, Cocaine, Manic Depression, Smoking, Marijuana, Yoga, Deafness

    Glee Sue Sylvester (2009-)
    Party Down Constance Carmell (2009-10)
    Lovespring International Victoria Ratchford (2006)
    Two and a Half Men Dr. Linda Freeman (2004-)
    Criminal Minds Diana Reid (2006-08)
    Boston Legal Joanna Monroe (2006-08)
    The L Word Joyce Wischnia (2005-06)

    Ralph Breaks the Internet (5-Nov-2018) [VOICE]
    Weiner (24-Jan-2016) · Herself
    Escape from Planet Earth (15-Feb-2013) [VOICE]
    A.C.O.D. (23-Jan-2013)
    Afternoon Delight (21-Jan-2013)
    Wreck-It Ralph (1-Nov-2012) [VOICE]
    Delhi Safari (Jun-2012) [VOICE]
    The Three Stooges (13-Apr-2012) · Mother Superior
    Rio (3-Apr-2011) · Alice (The Other Goose) [VOICE]
    Paul (14-Feb-2011) · Pat Stevens
    Space Chimps 2: Zartog Strikes Back (28-May-2010) [VOICE]
    Shrek Forever After (21-Apr-2010) · Gretched [VOICE]
    Post Grad (13-Aug-2009) · Carmella Malby
    Julie & Julia (7-Aug-2009)
    Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (1-Jul-2009) [VOICE]
    Mr. Troop Mom (19-Jun-2009)
    Weather Girl (17-Jan-2009) · J. D.
    Spring Breakdown (16-Jan-2009)
    Role Models (7-Nov-2008)
    Another Cinderella Story (4-Sep-2008)
    Space Chimps (17-Jul-2008) [VOICE]
    The Rocker (12-Jun-2008)
    Tru Loved (28-Feb-2008)
    Adventures of Power (20-Jan-2008) · Joanie
    Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story (21-Dec-2007)
    Alvin and the Chipmunks (13-Dec-2007)
    Ghost Writer (9-Mar-2007)
    Smiley Face (21-Jan-2007) · Casting Director
    I Do & I Don't (2007) · Nora Stelmack
    Eye of the Dolphin (10-Dec-2006)
    For Your Consideration (10-Sep-2006) · Cindy
    Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (4-Aug-2006)
    Fifty Pills (26-Apr-2006)
    Bam Bam and Celeste (13-Sep-2005)
    The 40 Year-Old Virgin (11-Aug-2005)
    Sleepover (9-Jul-2004) · Gabby
    A Mighty Wind (12-Mar-2003) · Laurie Bohner
    Collateral Damage (4-Feb-2002)
    Best in Show (8-Sep-2000) · Christy Cummings
    What Planet Are You From? (3-Mar-2000) · Doreen
    Touch Me (5-Sep-1997)
    Fatal Instinct (29-Oct-1993) · Prison Reporter
    The Fugitive (6-Aug-1993)
    Straight Talk (3-Apr-1992) · Gladys
    In the Best Interest of the Children (16-Feb-1992)
    Vice Versa (11-Mar-1988)

Author of books:
Happy Accidents (2011)

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