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Jane Lynch was born on July 14, 1960 in Dolton, Illinois, USA as Jane Marie Lynch. She is an actress, known for Glee (2009), Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005). She was previously married to Lara Embry. See full bio »

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 2014 Girl Meets World (TV Series)
Awards Ceremony Host
- Girl Meets Farkle's Choice ... Awards Ceremony Host
 2014 Birds of Paradise (Video)
Rosie (voice)
 2013 Escape from Planet Earth
Io (voice)
 2013 Jungle Master
Ilene (voice)
 2012 Abominable Christmas (TV Movie)
Margaret Knowhow (voice)
 2012 Dino Time
Sue (voice)
 2012 Wreck-It Ralph
Calhoun (voice)
 2006-2012 Handy Manny (TV Series)
Jackie Greenway / Jackie
- Bloomin' Tools/Ups and Downs (2008) ... Jackie (voice)
- Mr. Lopart's Mother/Gopher Help (2006) ... Jackie (voice)
 2012 Delhi Safari
Female Flamingo (English version, voice)
 2012 8 (Video)
Maggie Gallagher
 2012 The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange (TV Series)
Jane the Peanut / Cobb
- An Orange Carol (2012) ... Jane the Peanut (voice)
- Pop Star (2012) ... Cobb (voice)
 2011 Toy Story Toons: Small Fry (Short)
Queen Neptuna (voice)
 2011 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Roz
- Replaceable You (2011) ... Roz (voice)
 2011 Web Therapy (TV Series)
Claire Dudek
 2011 The Lady with 700 Cats (TV Movie)
Narrator
 2010-2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series)
Nebula
- When Strikes the Surfer! (2011) ... Nebula (voice)
 2011 Rio
Alice (The Other Goose) (voice)
 2011/II Carpool (Short)
 2011 Paul
Pat Stevens
 2010 iCarly (TV Series)
Pam Puckett
- iSam's Mom (2010) ... Pam Puckett
 2010 Neighbors from Hell (TV Series)
Alex
- Fantastic 15 (2010) ... Alex (voice)
- Screw the EPA (2010) ... Alex (voice)
- Country Club Hell (2010) ... Alex (voice)
 2010 Pretty Parts (Short) (voice)
 2010 Space Chimps 2: Zartog Strikes Back
Dr. Poole (voice)
 2010 Shrek Forever After
Gretched (voice)
 2009 Big Breaks (Short)
M.J.
 2009 Reno 911! (TV Series)
Therapist
- Wiegel's Couple's Therapy (2009) ... Therapist
 2009 Mr. Troop Mom (TV Movie)
Miss Hulka
 2009 Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust (Video Game)
Denise Lemon (voice)
 2009 The Spectacular Spider-Man (TV Series)
Joan Jameson
- Gangland (2009) ... Joan Jameson (voice)
 2008 Never Better (TV Movie)
Linda
 2008 Easy to Assemble (TV Series)
Manager Swenka / Manager Gjorna
- Training Video 4: Swedish Phrases (2008) ... Manager Swenka
- Art Is Where You Make It (2008) ... Manager Gjorna
- You Can't Be Somebody Else (2008) ... Manager Swenka
- Celebrity Bull-Riding (2008) ... Manager Swenka
- How Swede It Is (2008) ... Manager Swenka
 2006-2008 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Diana Reid
- Memoriam (2008) ... Diana Reid
- The Instincts (2008) ... Diana Reid
- Revelations (2007) ... Diana Reid
 2008 Alex's Halloween (Short)
Mother
 2008 Space Chimps
Dr. Poole (voice)
 2008 The Rocker
Lisa
 2008 The Adventures of Captain Cross Dresser (TV Movie) (voice)
 2007 Area 57 (TV Movie)
Irene Maloof
 2007 I Do & I Don't
Nora Stelmack
 2007 Untitled Christine Taylor Project (TV Movie)
Janet
 2007 Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story
Gail the Television Reporter
 2007 American Dad! (TV Series)
Doctor / Al / Timmy's mom
- The Most Adequate Christmas Ever (2007) ... Doctor (voice)
- Surro-Gate (2007) ... Al (voice)
- Four Little Words (2007) ... Timmy's mom (voice)
- Black Mystery Month (2007) ... (voice)
 2007/II The List
Dr. Davina
 2007 Campus Ladies (TV Series)
Professor
- Psych 101 (2007) ... Professor
 2006 Separated at Worth (TV Movie)
Jennifer
 2006 Fifty Pills
Doreen
 2006 Night Stalker (TV Series)
Dr. Dominic Messinger
- Into Night (2006) ... Dr. Dominic Messinger (uncredited)
 2005 Illeanarama (TV Series)
Ann
 2005 Bam Bam and Celeste
Darlene
 2005 Weeds (TV Series)
The Candyman
- Fashion of the Christ (2005) ... The Candyman
 2005 The Life and Times of Juniper Lee (TV Series)
Madame Rothchild
- Magic Takes a Holiday (2005) ... Madame Rothchild (voice)
 2004-2005 Father of the Pride (TV Series)
Lily / Gift Store Clerk
- Possession (2004) ... Gift Store Clerk (voice)
 2005 Rodney (TV Series)
Amy O'Brien
 2005 Blind Justice (TV Series)
Dr. Taylor
- Rub a Tub Tub (2005) ... Dr. Taylor
 2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Ranger
- Unbearable (2005) ... Ranger
 2005 Unscripted (TV Series)
Jane
- Episode #1.7 (2005) ... Jane
- Episode #1.6 (2005) ... Jane
 2005 Promtroversy (Short)
Mimi Nimby (Concerned Parent)
 2004 Memoirs of an Evil Stepmother (Short)
Blanche Monroe
 2004 Sleepover
Gabby
 2004 Friends (TV Series)
Ellen
- The One Where Estelle Dies (2004) ... Ellen
 2004 Las Vegas (TV Series)
Helen Putasca
- You Can't Take It with You (2004) ... Helen Putasca
 2004 Surviving Eden
Maude Silver
 2004 Monk (TV Series)
Dr. Julie Waterford
- Mr. Monk Gets Married (2004) ... Dr. Julie Waterford
 2004 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Susanna Howe
- You Da Bomb (2004) ... Susanna Howe
 2004 Little Black Boot (Short)
Grace
 2003 According to Jim (TV Series)
Janice
- The Lemonade Stand (2003) ... Janice
 2003 Exposed
Julie Gross
 2003 Spider-Man (TV Series)
Oscorp Executive
- Heroes and Villains (2003) ... Oscorp Executive (voice)
 2003 Watching Ellie (TV Series)
Roman
- TV (2003) ... Roman
 2002 Hiding in Walls (Video short)
Diane Moffet
 2002 MDs (TV Series)
Aileen Poole, RN, Ph.D
- Family Secrets (2002) ... Aileen Poole, RN, Ph.D
- Reversal of Fortune (2002) ... Aileen Poole, RN, Ph.D
- Wing and a Prayer (2002) ... Aileen Poole, RN, Ph.D
- R.I.P. (2002) ... Aileen Poole, RN, Ph.D
- Cruel and Unusual (2002) ... Aileen Poole, RN, Ph.D
 2002 The Big Time (TV Movie)
Miss Rush
 2001-2002 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Nurse
- Holy War: Part 1 (2002) ... Nurse
- I Really Do (2002) ... Nurse
- Broken (2001) ... Nurse
- Worked (2001) ... Nurse
 2002 Felicity (TV Series)
Professor Carnes
- Ben Don't Leave (2002) ... Professor Carnes
- The Paper Chase (2002) ... Professor Carnes
 2001-2002 Family Guy (TV Series)
Dotty Campbell / English Mother at airport / French Teacher
- Road to Europe (2002) ... Dotty Campbell / English Mother at airport (voice)
- From Method to Madness (2002) ... Dotty Campbell (voice)
- Brian Wallows and Peter's Swallows (2002) ... (voice)
- Screwed the Pooch (2001) ... French Teacher (voice)
 2002 Collateral Damage
Agent Russo
 2002 Titus (TV Series)
Prosecutor
- The Trial (2002) ... Prosecutor
 2001 The King of Queens (TV Series)
Dr. Foreman
- Ovary Action (2001) ... Dr. Foreman
 2001 The X-Files (TV Series)
Mrs. Anne T. Lokensgard
- Lord of the Flies (2001) ... Mrs. Anne T. Lokensgard
 2001 Family Law (TV Series)
Cheryl Bowman
- No Options (2001) ... Cheryl Bowman
 2001 Arli$$ (TV Series)
 2001 The Division (TV Series)
 2001 Martini (Short)
Dr. Jane
 2000-2001 The West Wing (TV Series)
Reporter in Briefing Room / Reporter
- Two Cathedrals (2001) ... Reporter in Briefing Room
- In the Shadow of Two Gunmen: Part I (2000) ... Reporter
 2001 Popular (TV Series)
Suzi Klein
- I Know What You Did Last Spring Break (2001) ... Suzi Klein
 2001 Nice Guys Finish Last (Short)
Mom
 2001 The Weber Show (TV Series)
Carla
- ...And Then Jack Had Two Dates (2001) ... Carla
 2001 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
Mrs. Witter
- The Te of Pacey (2001) ... Mrs. Witter
 2000 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
Nurse
- Forgiveness and Stuff (2000) ... Nurse
 1999-2000 Judging Amy (TV Series)
ASA Perkins
- Waterworld (2000) ... ASA Perkins
- Drawing the Line (2000) ... ASA Perkins
- Pilot (1999) ... ASA Perkins
 2000 Color Me Gay (Short)
Executive
 2000 JAG (TV Series)
Sandy's Friend
- The Witches of Gulfport (2000) ... Sandy's Friend
 2000 Red Lipstick
Final TV Newscaster
 1999 Dharma & Greg (TV Series)
Sheryl
- Play Lady Play (1999) ... Sheryl
 1998 Caroline in the City (TV Series)
Hostess
- Caroline and the First Date (1998) ... Hostess
 1997 Touch Me
Counselor
 1996 Frasier (TV Series)
Cynthia
- A Lilith Thanksgiving (1996) ... Cynthia
 1996 3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series)
Ms. Koppel
- Dick, Smoker (1996) ... Ms. Koppel
 1996 Cybill (TV Series)
Mrs. Sweeney
- Educating Zoey (1996) ... Mrs. Sweeney
 1995 NewsRadio (TV Series)
Carol
- The Cane (1995) ... Carol
 1995 In the House (TV Series)
Ruth
- Female Trouble (1995) ... Ruth
 1994 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
Evaluator
- The Tutor (1994) ... Evaluator
 1994 Party of Five (TV Series)
Dr. Pennant
- Much Ado (1994) ... Dr. Pennant
 1994 Married with Children (TV Series)
Greta
- Valentine's Day Massacre (1994) ... Greta
 1993 Empty Nest (TV Series)
Tammy
- The Girl Who Cried Baby (1993) ... Tammy
 1993 Bakersfield P.D. (TV Series)
Michelle Hathaway
- Bakersfield Madam (1993) ... Michelle Hathaway
 1993 Fatal Instinct
Prison Reporter
 1992 In the Best Interest of the Children (TV Movie)
Gwen Hatcher (as Jany Lynch)
 1988 Taxi Killer
 1988 Vice Versa
Ms. Lindstrom
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercial for Tilex (2001) See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Cast of Glee | Jany Lynch

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on her clothing] I don't wear particular designers. I wear whoever fits me well. I try to dress the bottom I have. The body I have and the bottom I have. I have the intention of looking fabulous every time, and I care about it a great deal. I'm very vain. See more »

Trivia:

Has penned and starred in the award winning play "Oh, Sister, My Sister!". See more »

Trademark:

Short blonde hair and blue eyes See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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She's Been in Everything! beetlejuice82008
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