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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
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
Primul film:
In series Today 1952-01-14
Ultimul film:
Serial Mega City Smiths 2021-12-31
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Twenty Good Years
Poster of The Oldest Living Graduate
Filme in care a jucat
Film The Old Man Harold Harper 2021
Serial Mega City Smiths Ol' Gregory Timms 2021-12-31
Serial Perry Mason Elias Birchard “E.B.” Jonathan 2020-06-21
Film No Easy Truths: The Making of Bombshell Himself 2020-02-25
Film Bombshell Roger Ailes 2019-12-13
Film The Tomorrow Man Ed Hemsler 2019-05-22
Film Pet Sematary Jud Crandall 2019-04-04
Film Late Night Walter Newbury 2019-01-25
Film Mister Rogers: It's You I Like Himself 2018-03-06
Film Pitch Perfect 3 Fergus 2017-12-20
Film Daddy's Home 2 Don Whitaker 2017-11-09
Film The Pulitzer At 100 Himself 2017-07-21
Film Beatriz at Dinner Doug Strutt 2017-06-09
Serial Trial & Error Larry Henderson 2017-03-14
Film Shakespeare Live! From the RSC 2016-04-23
Film Miss Sloane Senator Ronald Sperling 2016-11-25
Film The Accountant Lamar Black 2016-10-13
Serial The Crown Sir Winston Churchill 2016-11-04
Film Best of Enemies Himself 2015-07-31
Film 9 Kisses Man in Club 2014-12-11
Film Interstellar Donald 2014-11-05
Serial The Roosevelts: An Intimate History James Roosevelt (voice) 2014-09-14
Film The Jungle Bunch 2: The Great Treasure Quest Maurice (voice) 2014-08-27
Film The Homesman Reverend Dowd 2014-05-18
Film Love Is Strange Ben 2014-02-07
Film Timms Valley Ol' Gregory Timms 2013-12-31
Film Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love Himself 2013-10-12
Serial Once Upon a Time in Wonderland The White Rabbit (voice) 2013-10-10
Film National Theatre Live: The Magistrate Posket 2013-01-17
Film The Campaign Glen Motch 2012-08-09
Film This Is 40 Oliver 2012-12-20
Film New Year's Eve 2011-12-08
Film Prohibition HL Mencken 2011-10-02
Serial Prohibition Voice (voice) 2011-10-02
Film Rise of the Planet of the Apes Charles Rodman 2011-08-03
Film Shrek: Once Upon a Time Self 2011-12-30
Film Leap Year Jack Brady 2010-01-08
Film Confessions of a Shopaholic Edgar West 2009-02-05
Film Car of the Future Narrator 2008-04-22
Film ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway 2007-04-19
Film Dreamgirls Jerry Harris 2006-12-25
Serial 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Serial Twenty Good Years 2006-10-11
Serial Dexter Arthur Mitchell 2006-10-01
Film The Best of The Tony Awards: The Plays René Gallimard (segment "M. Butterfly") 2006-05-02
Serial How I Met Your Mother Jerry Whitaker 2005-09-19
Serial The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Serial The Apprentice: Martha Stewart Unknown 2005-09-21
Film Einstein's Big Idea Narrator (voice) U.S. edition 2005-10-11
Film The Life and Death of Peter Sellers Blake Edwards 2004-10-01
Film Kinsey Alfred Seguine Kinsey 2004-09-04
Film The Ghost of Lord Farquaad Ghost of Farquaad (voice) 2003-05-23
Serial E! Live from the Red Carpet Himself 2002-01-13
Film Orange County Bud Brumder 2002-01-10
Film Buckaroo Banzai Declassified Himself 2002-01-01
Film Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party Lord Farquaad (singing voice) 2001-11-02
Film Shrek Lord Farquaad (voice) 2001-05-18
Film Don quichotte Don Quichotte 2000-10-23
Film Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Jean-Claude (voice) 2000-09-14
Film Don Quixote Don Quixote de La Mancha / Alonso Quixano 2000-04-08
Film 95 Worlds and Counting Narrator 2000-01-01
Film Johnny Skidmarks Sergeant Larry Skovik 1998-01-18
Film Homegrown Malcolm / Robert Stockman 1998-04-17
Film A Civil Action Judge Walter J. Skinner 1998-12-25
Serial The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Film Hollow Point Thomas Livingston 1996-10-21
Serial Cosby Unknown 1996-09-16
Serial The West 1996-09-15
Serial 3rd Rock from the Sun Dick Solomon 1996-01-09
Film The Tuskegee Airmen Senator Conyers 1995-08-25
Film Redwood Curtain Laird Riordan 1995-01-01
Film My Brother's Keeper Tom Bradley / Bob Bradley 1995-03-14
Film Silent Fall Dr. Rene Harlinger 1994-10-28
Film Princess Caraboo Professor Wilkinson 1994-09-16
Film A Good Man in Africa Arthur Fanshawe, British High Commissioner 1994-07-14
Film World War II: When Lions Roared Franklin Delano Roosevelt 1994-04-18
Serial World War II: When Lions Roared Franklin Delano Roosevelt 1994-01-01
Film The Wrong Man Phillip Mills 1993-09-05
Film Cliffhanger Eric Qualen 1993-05-28
Film Love, Cheat & Steal Paul Harrington 1993-12-05
Serial Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Serial Frasier Unknown 1993-09-16
Film The Pelican Brief Smith Keen 1993-12-16
Film Raising Cain Carter Nix / 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 The Boys 1991-04-15
Film Memphis Belle Bruce Derringer 1990-09-07
Film Ivory Hunters Robert Carter 1990-08-20
Film Traveling Man Ben Cluett 1989-06-25
Serial Tales from the Crypt Unknown 1989-06-10
Film Out Cold Dave 1989-03-03
Film Distant Thunder Mark Lambert 1988-11-11
Film Baby Girl Scott Neil Scott 1987-01-01
Film Harry and the Hendersons George Henderson 1987-06-05
Film Harry and the Hendersons George Henderson 1987-12-22
Film The Manhattan Project John Mathewson 1986-06-13
Film Resting Place Maj. Kendall Laird 1986-01-01
Film Mesmerized Oliver Thompson 1985-11-18
Film Santa Claus: The Movie B.Z. 1985-10-29
Serial Amazing Stories 1985-09-29
Film 2010 Dr. Walter Curnow 1984-12-06
Film The Glitter Dome Sgt. Marty Wellborn 1984-11-18
Film The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension Lord John Whorfin 1984-08-15
Film Footloose Reverend Shaw Moore 1984-02-17
Film Goldilocks and the Three Bears Goldilocks' Father 1984-01-09
Film The Day After Joe Huxley 1983-11-28
Film Terms of Endearment Sam Burns 1983-11-20
Film Twilight Zone: The Movie John Valentine (segment "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet") 1983-06-24
Film I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can Mr. Brunner 1982-03-05
Serial Faerie Tale Theatre Unknown 1982-09-11
Film The World According to Garp Roberta Muldoon 1982-08-13
Film Not in Front of the Children Richard Carruthers 1982-10-26
Film Blow Out Burke 1981-07-24
Film Big Blonde Herbie Morse 1980-12-01
Film The Oldest Living Graduate Clarence 1980-04-06
Film All That Jazz Lucas Sergeant 1979-12-16
Film Rich Kids Paul Philips 1979-08-01
Film The Big Fix Sam Sebastian 1978-10-06
Film Secret Service Capt. Thorne 1977-01-12
Film Obsession Robert Lasalle 1976-08-01
Serial Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Serial NOVA Narrator 1974-03-03
Film Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues John 1972-02-25
Serial The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Unknown 1962-10-01
Serial Today Unknown 1952-01-14