Jane Lynch Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Early Life, Career and More

Jane Lynch Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Early Life, Career and More
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Posted By: Ejaz Abbasi | February 13, 2019


Jane Marie Lynch was born on 14th July 14, 1960. She is known as an American actress, author, singer, as well as a comedian. She is well-recognized for her character as Sue Sylvester in the musical television series titled as Glee and Earth Live in National Geographic. Jane Lynch became famous and popular in Christopher Guest’s improv mockumentary pictures like Best in Show.

Lynch was also seen performing her cameo appearance in the comedy titled as iCarly as well as the Showtime dark comedy series titled as Weeds. She had a supporting character in the Warner Bros.

Lynch also presented her voice to several animated movies which include Space Chimps, Shrek Forever After and Wreck-It Ralph, and Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs. She has also presented her services as a host of the NBC game show titled as Hollywood Game Night, for which she honored with two Emmy Awards.

Jane Lynch Early life

Jane Lynch

Lynch was born to her parents on 14th July 14, 1960, in Evergreen Park, Illinois. She was raised up in Dolton, Illinois. Lynch is known as the daughter of a banker father, named Frank Lynch, and a homemaker-secretary mom, known as Eileen. Her father belongs to Irish ancestors. She belonged to a Catholic family and went to Thornridge High School. She got her Bachelor’s degree in theater from Illinois State University and completed her MFA in theater from Cornell University.

Jane Lynch Career

Early work

Lynch spared her 15 years in Chicago, by acting in the Steppenwolf Theatre corporation. When she was giving her audition, she considered as one of only two women who was picked to admit into The Second City comedy troupe.


Lynch started her career in movies in the year 1988, by portraying the minor character a small in the movie titled as Vice Versa. In the year 1993, Lynch performed her character as a doctor along with Harrison Ford in The Fugitive.

In the late 1990s, Lynch performed her appearances in a number of television commercials, which include one for Frosted Flakes for an adult audience, cast by Christopher Guest. She also seen performing as a guest in A Mighty Wind premiered in 2003 as a porn actress-turned-folk singer known as Laurie Bohner and in For Your Consideration premiered in 2006 as an entertainment reporter as well.

Jane Lynch

She also performed her appearance performing as Dorothy McWilliams, Julia Child’s sister in Julie and Julia.

Television shows

Lynch has also performed her appearance in many television shows, which include The X Files, Law, L.A., Judging Amy, 7th Heaven, The West Wing, Desperate Housewives, NewsRadio, Arrested Development, Dawson’s Creek, Felicity, Two and a Half Men, Veronica Mars, Boston Legal, Friends, Weeds, L Word, Lovespring International, Criminal Minds, Gilmore Girls, Help Me Help You, New Adventures of Old Christine, Psych, Monk as well as Frasier. She was also featured to perform with John Hannah and William Fichtner in the year 2002 and has featured to play her role in the crime drama titled as Criminal Minds as Spencer Reid’s schizophrenic mother.

In the year 2009, she was also seen acting as a regular cast member of the Fox series titled as Glee. She also presented her services as a host of Saturday Night Live on 9th of October, 2010. She has also performed her appearance as a guest featuring on the Nickelodeon comedy titled as early as Pam Puckett.


In the year 2013, she was found hosting the NBC game show titled as Hollywood Game Night. Lynch became the co-host of the NBC special New Year’s Eve along with Carson Daly on 31st December 2013, along with Carson Daly, as a host of The Voice.

In the year 2017, he also performed his appearance on The Price Is Right as a Celebrity Charity Week. In the year 2013, she found presenting her services as an executive producer of comedy web series titled as Dropping the Soap. She also featured to perform in the series and selected in the nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award as an Outstanding Actress. Lynch also appears to perform as Janet Reno in the Discovery Channel television series, titled as Manhunt: Unabomber.

Other Works

Lynch also started to write and perform in the award-winning series Oh Sister, My Sister in the year 1998.

She also featured to perform her role in Comcast’s Xfinity ads. Lynch also found hosting an awards show in the year 2010. She also presented her services as a host of the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards on 18th of  September, 2011.

In the year 2015, she also made a debut of See Jane Sing, a cabaret show in which she performed singing along with Kate Flannery from The Office and Tim Davis from ABC’s Boy Band. In the year 2017, she also made a record of a Christmas single with an actor Dick Van Dyke.

Jane Lynch Personal Life

Jane Lynch

Lynch is as a lesbian; in the year 2005, Lynch was given a name as one of Power Up’s “10 Amazing Gay Women in Showbiz.” Lynch married to a clinical psychologist named Lara Embry on 31st May 2010, in Sunderland, Massachusetts, with whom she had a meeting at a fundraiser in San Francisco. In the year 2013, separated and divorced after three years of marriage. There confirmed in the year 2014. Lynch is also suffering from a deaf disease in her right ear.

Jane Lynch Net Worth:

Jane Lynch earns an estimated amount of net worth of $10 million approximately. She has also performed her appearance playing the character of Sue Sylvester in the Fox musical-comedy series titled as Glee.

Jane Lynch also wrote the award-winning series titled as Oh Sister, My Sister. She also produced her film debut in the year1988. Jane also found performing the character of a government agent in the action film titled as Collateral Damage. She also appeared performing in her own music playing the character of Laurie Bohner.

Jane Lynch

Jane Lynch Age, Height, Weight And Body Measurements:

Jane Lynch is a gorgeous American actress with an attractive body, having a height of 5 feet 11 inches. She weights 70kgs, 154 pounds. Her measurements of chest-waist-hips are of 34-26-32 respectively. She is 57 years old according to her date of birth in July 1960.


Jane Lynch who born in Evergreen Park, Illinois, known as an American actress and writer. She has done many projects of writing and acting by which she has earned a respectable amount of net worth. She married to a clinical psychologist named Lara Embry but divorced after three years of marriage.

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