John Lithgow

 

John Lithgow

Rochester, New York, USA

​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.

Movies

Footloose
Reverend Shaw Moore
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers
Blake Edwards
2010
Dr. Walter Curnow
Confessions of a Shopaholic
Edgar West
Obsession
Robert Lasalle
Terms of Endearment
Sam Burns
The Manhattan Project
John Mathewson
Kinsey
Alfred Seguine Kinsey
The World According to Garp
Roberta Muldoon
The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension
Lord John Whorfin
Blow Out
Burke
The Day After
Joe Huxley
The Tuskegee Airmen
Senator Conyers
Leap Year
Jack Brady
The Ghost of Lord Farquaad
Ghost of Farquaad (voice)
Harry and the Hendersons
George Henderson
Cliffhanger
Eric Qualen
A Civil Action
Judge Walter J. Skinner
Ricochet
Earl Talbott Blake
The Pelican Brief
Smith Keen
Santa Claus: The Movie
B.Z.
A Good Man in Africa
Arthur Fanshawe, British High Commissioner
Raising Cain
Carter / Cain / Dr. Nix / Josh / Margo
The Wrong Man
Phillip Mills
The Big Fix
Sam Sebastian
Princess Caraboo
Professor Wilkinson
Twilight Zone: The Movie
John Valentine (Segment #4)
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie
Jean-Claude (voice)
All That Jazz
Lucas Sergeant
Silent Fall
Dr. Rene Harlinger
At Play in the Fields of the Lord
Leslie Huben
Resting Place
Maj. Kendall Laird
Mesmerized
Oliver Thompson
Love, Cheat & Steal
Paul Harrington
Rich Kids
No character defined
Hollow Point
Thomas Livingston
The Campaign
Glen Motch
This Is 40
Oliver
Interstellar
Donald
Prohibition
HL Mencken
World War II: When Lions Roared
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Car of the Future
Narrator
Shrek
Lord Farquaad (voice)
Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues
John
Redwood Curtain
Laird Riordan
95 Worlds and Counting
Narrator
Don Quixote
Don Quixote de La Mancha / Alonso Quixano
Distant Thunder
Mark Lambert
Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love
Himself
Love Is Strange
Ben
Special Effects: Anything Can Happen
Narrator
National Theatre Live: The Magistrate
Posket
Orange County
Bud Brumder
My Brother's Keeper
Tom Bradley / Bob Bradley
Ivory Hunters
Robert Carter
Out Cold
Dave
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
Charles Rodman
Memphis Belle
Lt.Col. Bruce Derringer
The Homesman
Reverend Dowd
Johnny Skidmarks
Sergeant Larry Skovik
The Jungle Bunch 2: The Great Treasure Quest
Maurice (voice)
Best of Enemies
Himself
The Oldest Living Graduate
Clarence
Timms Valley
Ol' Gregory Timms
The Glitter Dome
Sgt. Marty Wellborn
I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can
Mr. Brunner
The Accountant
Lamar Black
Baby Girl Scott
Neil Scott
Ode to Joy: Beethoven's Symphony No. 9
Narrator
Dreamgirls
Jerry Harris
9 Kisses
Man in Club
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC
No character defined
Homegrown
Malcolm / Robert Stockman
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Goldilocks' Father
Miss Sloane
Congressman Ron M. Sperling
E=mc² – Einstein's Big Idea
Narrator (voice) U.S. edition
Buckaroo Banzai Declassified
Himself
ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway
No character defined
Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party
Lord Farquaad (singing voice)
Daddy's Home 2
Brad's Dad
Beatriz at Dinner
Doug Strutt

Tv

Twenty Good Years
No character defined
Dexter
No character defined
The View
No character defined
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
No character defined
The Apprentice: Martha Stewart
No character defined
30 Rock
No character defined
The Day After
No character defined
Prohibition
No character defined
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland
The White Rabbit
3rd Rock from the Sun
Dick Solomon
The Tony Danza Show
No character defined
Today
No character defined
Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
No character defined
Tales from the Crypt
No character defined
The Early Show
No character defined
The Colbert Report
No character defined
Late Night with Conan O'Brien
No character defined
Faerie Tale Theatre
No character defined
Dexter
Arthur Mitchell
Hallmark Hall of Fame
No character defined
Cosby
No character defined
VH1 Goes Inside
No character defined
The West
No character defined
American Cinema
No character defined
Saturday Night Live
No character defined
E! Live From the Red Carpet
Himself
NOVA
Narrator
How I Met Your Mother
Jerry Whitaker
Trial & Error
Larry Henderson
The Crown
Sir Winston Churchill
World War II: When Lions Roared
No character defined
Frasier
Guest Caller - Madman Martinez