John Lithgow

John Lithgow

American actor
John Arthur Lithgow is an American actor. Lithgow studied at Harvard University and the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art before becoming known for his diverse work on the stage and screen.Wikipedia
BornOctober 19, 1945
HometownRochester, New York (state), United States
Net worth$50 million
Height6'4" (1.93m)
SpouseMary Yeager (m 1981 - present) , Jean Taynton (m 1966 - 1980)
ChildrenIan Lithgow
ParentsSara Jane Lithgow , Arthur Lithgow


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Snaps, No Claps, for John Lithgow & Jack Whitehall

After James introduces his guests John Lithgow and Jack Whitehall (who somehow managed to survive his encounter with Clifford the absurdly massive dog), an impromptu slam poetry session from Ian Karmel inspires a snaps-only introduction when John and Jack come out to chat.
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Sunny Side of the Street
Sunny Side of the Street
Farkle and Friends
Farkle and Friends
Sweet Smell of Success [Original Broadway Cast Recording]
Sweet Smell of Success [Original Broadway Cast Recording]
Singin' in the Bathtub
Singin' in the Bathtub


2023Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical-Comedy or Drama Television SeriesThe Old ManNominated
2021Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesPerry MasonNominated
2020Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureBombshell (2019 film)Nominated
2017British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActorThe CrownNominated
2017Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama SeriesThe CrownWinner