John Lithgow  American Actor

Current Status

Mary Yeager and John Lithgow have been dating since 1981.

Relationships

John Lithgow was previously married to Jean Taynton (1966 - 1980).

John Lithgow has 3 children, Ian, Phoebe (34) and Nathan (32).

About

John Lithgow is a 70 year old American Actor. Born John Arthur Lithgow on 19th October, 1945 in Rochester, New York, United States and educated at Princeton High School, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, he is famous for Dick Soloman In 3rd Rock From The Sun (1996-2001). in a career that spans 1972–present. His zodiac sign is Libra.

John Lithgow has been in 7 on-screen matchups, notably with Daryl Hannah in At Play in the Fields of the Lord (1991), Dianne Wiest in Footloose (1984), Jane Curtin in 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996), Debra Winger in Terms of Endearment (1983) and Mary Beth Hurt in Baby Girl Scott (1987).

John Lithgow is a member of the following lists: American Theater Hall of Fame inductees, Male Shakespearean actors and American male Shakespearean actors.

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Dating History

Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
John Lithgow70 LibraActor
American
Mary Yeager-Teacher
American
Jean Taynton-Spouse

Children

NameGenderBornAge
Ian
Male
Phoebe
Female28th June, 198234 years old
Nathan
Male13th September, 198332 years old

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Beatriz at Dinner2017Movie
The Accountant2016Lamar BlackMovie
The Crown2016Sir Winston ChurchillMovie
The Trail2016Larry HendersonMovie
Interstellar2014DonaldMovie
The Homesman2014Reverend Alfred DowdMovie
Love Is Strange2014Ben HullMovie
The Jungle Bunch 2: The Great Treasure Quest2014Maurice (voice)Movie
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland2013The White RabbitTV Show
Drunk History2013George WashingtonTV Show
Timms Valley2013Ol' Gregory TimmsTV Movie
This Is 402012OliverMovie
The Campaign2012Glenn MotchMovie
Shrek's Thrilling Tales2012Lord Farquad (voice)Movie
Rise of the Planet of the Apes2011Charles RodmanMovie
New Year's Eve2011Jonathan CoxMovie
Leap Year2010JackMovie
Louie2010Funny ManTV Show
Confessions of a Shopaholic2009Edgar WestMovie
The Macabre World of Lavender Williams2009GodShort Film
Dreamgirls2006Jerry HarrisMovie
30 Rock2006John LithgowTV Show
Dexter2006Arthur MitchellTV Show
Twenty Good Years2006John MasonTV Show
Paloozaville2006The MayorTV Show
Einstein's Big Idea2005Narrator (English version, voice)TV Movie
How I Met Your Mother2005Jerry WhitakerTV Show
The Colbert Report2005Ad NarratorTV Show
Kinsey2004Alfred Seguine KinseyMovie
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers2004Blake EdwardsMovie
My Life, Inc.2004Jan van de Bunt (voice)TV Movie
Shrek 4-D2003Ghost of FarquaadShort Film
Freedom: A History of Us2003Roger WilliamsTV Show
Orange County2002Bud BrumderMovie
Shrek2001Lord FarquaadMovie
Rugrats in Paris2000Jean-ClaudeMovie
Don Quixote2000Don Quixote de La ManchaTV Movie
C-Scam2000Movie
A Civil Action1998Judge Walter J. SkinnerMovie
Homegrown1998Malcolm, Robert StockmanMovie
Johnny Skidmarks1998Sergeant Larry SkovikMovie
Officer Buckle and Gloria1997Narrator (voice)Short Film
Hollow Point1996Thomas LivingstonMovie
3rd Rock from the Sun1996Dr. Dick SolomonTV Show
Cosby1996John LithgowTV Show
My Brother's Keeper1995Tom Bradley, Bob BradleyTV Movie
Redwood Curtain1995Laird RiordanTV Movie
The Tuskegee Airmen1995Senator ConyersTV Movie
A Good Man in Africa1994Arthur Fanshawe, British High CommissionerMovie
Princess Caraboo1994Professor WilkinsonMovie
Silent Fall1994Dr. Rene HarlingerMovie
World War II: When Lions Roared1994Franklin Delano RooseveltTV Movie
Cliffhanger1993QualenMovie
The Pelican Brief1993Smith KeenMovie
Love, Cheat & Steal1993Paul HarringtonMovie
The Wrong Man1993Phillip MillsTV Movie
Frasier1993Madman MartinezTV Show
The Country Mouse & the City Mouse: A Christmas Tale1993AlexanderTV Movie
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble1993Narrator (voice)Short Film
Raising Cain1992CarterMovie
At Play in the Fields of the Lord1991Leslie HubenMovie
L.A. Story1991Harry ZellMovie
Ricochet1991Earl Talbot BlakeMovie
The Boys1991Artie MarguliesTV Movie
Memphis Belle1990Lt.Col. Bruce DerringerMovie
Ivory Hunters1990Robert CarterTV Movie
Out Cold1989DaveMovie
Traveling Man1989Ben CluettTV Movie
Tales from the Crypt1989Dr. Oscar CharlesTV Show
Distant Thunder1988Mark LambertMovie
Harry and the Hendersons1987George HendersonMovie
Baby Girl Scott1987Neil ScottTV Movie
The Manhattan Project1986John MathewsonMovie
Mesmerized1985Oliver ThompsonMovie
Santa Claus1985B.Z.Movie
Amazing Stories1985John WaltersTV Show
The Amazing Bone1985Narrator (voice)Short Film
20101984Dr. Walter CurnowMovie
Footloose1984Rev. Shaw MooreMovie
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension1984Lord John WhorfinMovie
The Glitter Dome1984Sgt. Marty WellbornTV Movie
Terms of Endearment1983Sam BurnsMovie
Twilight Zone: The Movie1983John Valentine (Segment #4)Movie
The Day After1983Joe HuxleyTV Movie
I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can1982Mr. BrunnerMovie
The World According to Garp1982Roberta MuldoonMovie
Faerie Tale Theatre1982Goldilocks' FatherTV Show
Not in Front of the Children1982Richard CarruthersTV Movie
Blow Out1981BurkeMovie
The Oldest Living Graduate1980ClarenceTV Movie
Big Blonde1980Herbie MorseTV Movie
Mom, the Wolfman and Me1980WallyTV Movie
All That Jazz1979Lucas SergeantMovie
Rich Kids1979Paul PhilipsMovie
The Big Fix1978Sam SebastianMovie
Obsession1976Robert LasalleMovie
Nova1974NarratorTV Show
Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues1972JohnMovie
Great Performances1971Capt. ThorneTV Show
Ms. SloaneMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (2)

CraigSnyderMay 10, 2013

He's an incredibly good actor. Loved him on Dexter.

JuantMonajcuanovJun 4, 2010

3RD ROCK FROM THE SUN was Lithgow ever presumptious. A cain.


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    About

    John Arthur Lithgow (/ˈlɪθɡoʊ/ LITH-goh; born 1945) is an American actor, musician, and author. Lithgow has received acclaim and many accolades in his career including two Tony Awards, five Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, two Screen Actors Guil...

    Confirmed Relationships2
    Longest Relationship35 yrs, 8 mths
    Shortest Relationship14 yrs
    Average Relationship Length24 yrs, 10 mths
    First Name John
    Middle Name Arthur
    Last Name Lithgow
    Full Name at Birth John Arthur Lithgow
    Alternative Name Jiggles
    Age 70 years
    Birthday 19th October, 1945
    Birthplace Rochester, New York, United States
    Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
    Build Average
    Eye Color Hazel
    Hair Color Grey
    Distinctive Feature Tall stature
    Zodiac Sign Libra
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    High School Princeton High School, Princeton, New Jersey, United States
    University A.B., History And Literature, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States (1967), London Academy Of Music And Dramatic Art, London, England, United Kingdom
    Occupation Text Actor, Musician, Producer, Voice Artist, and Author
    Occupation Actor
    Claim to Fame Dick Soloman In 3rd Rock From The Sun (1996-2001).
    Year(s) Active 1972–present
    Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) United Talent Agency, Celebrity Talent International
    Brand Endorsement (1997) TV commercial for Discover credit card, (Late 1990s) Series of TV commercials for Kemper Funds (voiceover), (1997) TV commercials for 10-321 long distance, (2002) TV commercial for Amira Insurance, (2005) TV commercial for Campbell's Select line of soups, (2005-07) Print ads for Campbell's Select line of soups, (2011) TV commercial for Americans for a Better Tomorrow, Tomorrow (political action committee established by Stephen Colbert) as Narrator (voiceover)
    Official Websites www.behindthevoiceactors.com/John-Lithgow/, www.biography.com/people/john-lithgow-20687869, twitter.com/JohnLithgow, johnlithgow.com/, www.facebook.com/OfficiallyJohnLithgow, www.nndb.com/people/586/000023517/
    Father Arthur Washington Lithgow III (Was A Theatrical Producer And Director Who Ran The McCarter Theatre In Princeton, New Jersey, United States.)
    Mother Sarah Jane (née Price) (Was A Retired Actress.)
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