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John Lithgow

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   John Arthur Lithgow (born October 19, 1945) is an American actor, musician, and author. Presently, he is involved with a wide range of media projects, including stage, television, film, and radio. He also has written and published several books of poetry and children's literature. He appeared in the films The World According to Garp (1982) and Terms of Endearment (1983), receiving an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for each. Lithgow is known for his roles as the Reverend Shaw Moore in Footloose, Dick Solomon on the NBC sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun, the voice of Lord Farquaad in Shrek, and The Trinity Killer on Showtime's Dexter for which he won Golden Globe and Emmy awards. On the stage, he appeared in the musical adaptation of Sweet Smell of Success, winning the Tony Award for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. He again appeared in a musical, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, again receiving the Tony nomination for Best Leading Actor in a Musical. He has also recorded music, such as the 1999 album of children's music, Singin' in the Bathtub, and has written poetry and short stories for children, such as Marsupial Sue. Description above from the Wikipedia article John Lithgow, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Oct 19, 1945 In Rochester, New York, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
Première apparrition :
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Dernier projet:
Film Beatriz at Dinner 2017-06-09
Connu pour
Poster of 30 Rock
Poster of The Apprentice: Martha Stewart
Poster of American Cinema
Film Beatriz at Dinner Doug Strutt 2017-06-09
Film Ode to Joy: Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 Narrator 2016-04-05
Film Shakespeare Live! From the RSC 2016-04-23
Series The Crown Sir Winston Churchill 2016-11-04
Film Miss Sloane Congressman Ron M. Sperling 2016-11-25
Film Mr Wolff Lamar Black 2016-10-14
Film Best of Enemies Himself 2015-07-31
Film Love Is Strange Ben 2014-02-07
Film 9 Kisses Man in Club 2014-12-11
Film The Homesman Reverend Dowd 2014-05-18
Film Les As de la jungle 2 – Le trésor du Vieux Jim Maurice (voice) 2014-08-27
Film Interstellar Donald 2014-11-05
Film National Theatre Live: The Magistrate Posket 2013-01-17
Series Once Upon a Time in Wonderland The White Rabbit 2013-10-10
Film Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love Himself 2013-10-12
Film Timms Valley Ol' Gregory Timms 2013-12-31
Film Moi, député Glen Motch 2012-08-09
Film 40 ans : mode d'emploi Oliver 2012-12-20
Series Prohibition : Une expérience américaine 2011-10-02
Film La Planète des singes : Les Origines Charles Rodman 2011-08-03
Film Prohibition HL Mencken 2011-10-02
Film Donne-moi ta main Jack Brady 2010-01-08
Film Confessions d'une accro du shopping Edgar West 2009-02-05
Film Car of the Future Narrator 2008-04-22
Film ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway 2007-04-19
Series Dexter Arthur Mitchell 2006-10-01
Series Twenty Good Years 2006-10-11
Film Dreamgirls Jerry Harris 2006-12-25
Series 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Series The Apprentice: Martha Stewart Unknown 2005-09-21
Series How I Met Your Mother Jerry Whitaker 2005-09-19
Film E=mc2 - Une biographie de l'équation Narrator (voice) U.S. edition 2005-10-11
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Film Moi, Peter Sellers Blake Edwards 2004-05-21
Film Dr. Kinsey Alfred Seguine Kinsey 2004-09-04
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Film Le Fantôme de Lord Farquaad Ghost of Farquaad (voice) 2003-05-23
Series VH1 Goes Inside Unknown 2003-06-20
Film Orange County Bud Brumder 2002-01-10
Series E! Live From the Red Carpet Himself 2002-01-13
Film Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party Lord Farquaad (singing voice) 2001-01-01
Film Shrek Lord Farquaad (voice) 2001-05-16
Film 95 Worlds and Counting Narrator 2000-01-01
Film Les Razmoket à Paris, le film Jean-Claude (voice) 2000-09-14
Film Don Quixote Don Quixote de La Mancha / Alonso Quixano 2000-04-08
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Film Préjudice Judge Walter J. Skinner 1998-03-05
Film Homegrown Malcolm / Robert Stockman 1998-01-01
Film Johnny Skidmarks Sergeant Larry Skovik 1998-01-18
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series The West 1996-09-15
Series 3rd Rock from the Sun Dick Solomon 1996-01-09
Film Special Effects: Anything Can Happen Narrator 1996-07-04
Series Cosby Unknown 1996-09-16
Film Hollow Point Thomas Livingston 1996-10-21
Film Redwood Curtain Laird Riordan 1995-01-01
Film My Brother's Keeper Tom Bradley / Bob Bradley 1995-03-14
Film Pilotes de Choix Senator Conyers 1995-08-25
Series American Cinema 1994-01-01
Film World War II: When Lions Roared Franklin Delano Roosevelt 1994-04-18
Film Princess Caraboo Professor Wilkinson 1994-09-16
Film Un anglais sous les tropiques Arthur Fanshawe, British High Commissioner 1994-07-14
Film Silent Fall Dr. Rene Harlinger 1994-10-28
Film The Wrong Man Phillip Mills 1993-09-05
Film Cliffhanger, traque au sommet Eric Qualen 1993-05-28
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Series Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
Film L'affaire Pélican Smith Keen 1993-12-16
Film Love, Cheat & Steal Paul Harrington 1993-12-05
Film L'esprit de Caïn Carter / Cain / Dr. Nix / Josh / Margo 1992-08-07
Film At Play in the Fields of the Lord Leslie Huben 1991-12-06
Film Ricochet Earl Talbott Blake 1991-10-04
Film Ivory Hunters Robert Carter 1990-08-20
Film Memphis Belle Lt.Col. Bruce Derringer 1990-09-07
Film Out Cold Dave 1989-03-03
Series Les Contes de la crypte Unknown 1989-06-10
Film Distant Thunder Mark Lambert 1988-11-11
Film Baby Girl Scott Neil Scott 1987-01-01
Film Bigfoot et les Henderson George Henderson 1987-06-05
Film La Loi du silence Maj. Kendall Laird 1986-01-01
Film The Manhattan Project John Mathewson 1986-06-13
Series Histoires Fantastiques 1985-09-29
Film Santa Claus: The Movie B.Z. 1985-10-29
Film Mesmerized Oliver Thompson 1985-11-18
Film Goldilocks and the Three Bears Goldilocks' Father 1984-01-09
Film Footloose Reverend Shaw Moore 1984-02-17
Film Les Aventures de Buckaroo Banzaï à travers la 8ème dimension Lord John Whorfin 1984-08-15
Film 2010 : L'Année du premier contact Dr. Walter Curnow 1984-12-06
Film The Glitter Dome Sgt. Marty Wellborn 1984-11-18
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Film La Quatrième Dimension, Le Film John Valentine (Segment #4) 1983-06-24
Film Le Jour d'après Joe Huxley 1983-11-20
Film Tendres Passions Sam Burns 1983-11-20
Film I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can Mr. Brunner 1982-03-05
Series Faerie Tale Theatre Unknown 1982-09-11
Film Le monde selon Garp Roberta Muldoon 1982-08-13
Film Blow Out Burke 1981-07-24
Film The Oldest Living Graduate Clarence 1980-04-06
Film Que le spectacle commence ! Lucas Sergeant 1979-12-20
Film Rich Kids 1979-08-01
Film The Big Fix Sam Sebastian 1978-01-01
Film Obsession Robert Lasalle 1976-08-01
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Film Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues John 1972-02-25
Series The Tonight Show avec Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24