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This¬†achingly funny character actress¬†honed her comedic skills touring with the famed Second City troupe and playing the matriarch in the early '90s cult stage hit The Real Live Brady Bunch, which also helped launch Andy Richter. For the rest of the decade… (more)

Birth Name: Jane Marie Lynch

Birth Place: Dolton, Illinois, United States

Birthday: July 14, 1960, Cancer

Profession: Actor, Writer, Comedian

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Jane Lynch Photos

  • Jane Lynch - 65th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, California, September 22, 2013
    Photo By: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
  • Jane Lynch - 67th Annual Tony Awards in New York City, June 9, 2013
    Photo By: Jemal Countess/WireImage
  • Jane Lynch - 21st Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar Viewing Party in Los Angeles, California, February 24, 2013l
    Photo By: Jason Kempin/Getty Images
  • Jane Lynch - 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, California, January 27, 2013
    Photo By: Jeff Vespa/WireImage
  • Jane Lynch - The 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 15, 2012
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - The 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards, September 18, 2011
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - The 2011 VH1 Do Something Awards, August 14, 2011
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - The Vanity Fair Oscar party hosted by Graydon Carter, February 27, 2011
    Photo By: Michael Buckner/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, January 30, 2011
    Photo By: John Shearer/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - The 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards, January 16, 2011
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Annette O'Toole and Jane Lynch - "What a Pair!" benefit, June 2007
    Photo By: Alexandra Wyman/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - "For Your Consideration" premiere, Nov. 2006
    Photo By: Jesse Grant/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch and Leslie Bibb - "Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby",July 2006
    Photo By: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch and Chris Harrison - "Paws for Style" Celebrity Pet Fashion show. April 2006
    Photo By: Jesse Grant/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - Writers Guild Awards, Feb. 2006
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" premiere, Aug. 2005
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - Outfest, July 2005
    Photo By: John Sciulli/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - IFP Independent Spirit Awards, Feb. 2005
    Photo By: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com
  • Treat Wiiliams and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Jesse Grant/WireImage.com
  • Jane Lynch - "Sleepover" premiere, July 2004
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com
  • Glee - Season 5 - "Opening Night" - Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison
    Photo By: Tyler Golden/Fox
  • Glee - Season 5 - "Opening Night" - Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison
    Photo By: Tyler Golden/Fox
  • Glee - Season 5 - "Opening Night" - Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison
    Photo By: Tyler Golden/Fox
  • Glee - Season 5 - "100" - Jane Lynch as Sue Sylvester
    Photo By: Adam Rose/Fox
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jerry Ferrara, Emilie de Ravin, Jane Lynch, Contestant, David Giuntoli and Terry Crews
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Tom Arnold, Jane Lynch and Contestant
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Minnie Driver, Contestant, Jane Lynch, Angela Kinsey, Contestant, Kenan Thompson, Ellie Kemper and Max Greenfield
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Al Roker, Jane Lynch and Contestant
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Rose Byrne, Stacy Keibler, Contestant, Anthony Anderson, Jane Lynch, Contestant
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jane Lynch and Fred Armisen
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Valerie Bertinelli and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Rob Riggle, Valerie Bertinelli, Contestant, Jane Lynch, Matthew Morrison and Sarah Chalke
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jane Lynch and Contestant
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Trae Patton/NBC
  • Hollywood Game Night - Season 1 - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Robert Trachtenberg/NBC
  • Glee - Season 4 - "Shooting Star" - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Adam Rose/Fox
  • Glee - Season 4 - "Glee, Actually" - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Adam Rose/Fox
  • Glee - Season 4 - "Makeover " - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Mike Yarish/Fox
  • Glee - Season 4 - "The Role You Were Born to Play" - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Beth Dubber/Fox
  • Glee - Season 3 - "Nationals" - Matthew Morrison, Jane Lynch and Jayma Mays
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 3 - "Nationals" - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 3 - "Saturday Night Glee-ver" - Jane Lynch and Matthew Morrison
    Photo By: Adam Rose/ABC
  • Glee - Season 3 - "The Spanish Teacher" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/Fox
  • Jane Lynch - The 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles, January 29, 2012
    Photo By: Steve Granitz/WireImage
  • Glee - Season 3 - "Extraordinary Merry Christmas" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/Fox
  • Glee - Season 3 - "I Kissed A Girl" - Jane Lynch as Sue and Dot-Marie Jones as Coach Beiste
    Photo By: Adam Rose/Fox
  • Glee - Season 3 - "The First Time" - Matthew Morrison as Will and Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 3 - "The Purple Piano Project" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Funeral" - Jessalyn Gilsig as Terri, guest star Kent Avenido as Howard and Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Comeback" - Jane Lynch as Sue, Harry Shum Jr. as Mike, Naya Rivera as Santana and Ashley Fink as Lauren
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Comeback" - Jane Lynch as Sue and Matthew Morrison as Will
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "A Very Glee Christmas" - Lauren Potter and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "A Very Glee Christmas" - Matthew Morrison and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Furt" - Guest star Robin Trocki as Jean Sylvester, Jane Lynch and guest star Carol Burnett as Doris Sylvester
    Photo By: Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Furt" - Guest star Carol Burnett as Doris and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Mike Yarish/Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Furt" - Jane Lynch and guest star Carol Burnett as Doris Sylvester
    Photo By: Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Furt" -Guest star Carol Burnett as Doris Sylvester and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Furt" - Jane Lynch and guest star Carol Burnett as Doris Sylvester
    Photo By: Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - " The Rocky Horror Glee Show" -Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Fox
  • Glee - Season 2 - " The Rocky Horror Glee Show" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Fox
  • Saturday Night Live - Season 36 - "Jane Lynch" - Jason Sudeikis, Andy Samberg and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Dana Edelson/NBC
  • Saturday Night Live - Season 36 - "Jane Lynch" - Host Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Dana Edelson/NBC
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Grilled Cheesus" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Audition" - Naya Rivera as Santana and Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Audition" - Guest star Dot Jones as coach Beiste, Jane Lynch as Sue and Matthew Morrison as Will
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - "Audition" - Guest star Dot Jones as coach Beiste and Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 2 - Jane Lynch as Sue Sylvester
    Photo By: Miranda Penn Turin/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Funk" - Jane Lynch as Sue and Matthew Morrison as Will
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Funk" - Matthew Morrison as Will and Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Adam Rose/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Bad Reputation" - Jane Lynch as Sue and guest-star Molly Shannon as Brenda
    Photo By: Michael Yarish/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Bad Reputation" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Michael Yarish/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "The Power of Madonna" - Jane Lynch and Matthew Morrison
    Photo By: Michael Yarish/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "The Power of Madonna" - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: Michael Yarish/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Chris Cuffaro/Fox
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Mash-Up" - Jane Lynch as Sue and Matthew Morrison as Will
    Photo By: Carin Baer/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Throwdown" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Carin Baer/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Vitamin D" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Michael Yarish/FOX
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Preggers" - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Carin Baer/Fox
  • Glee - Season 1 - "Preggers" - Matthew Morrison as Will, Stephen Tobolowsky as Sandy and Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Carin Baer/Fox
  • Glee - Jane Lynch as Sue
    Photo By: Joe Viles/Fox
  • Glee - Jenna Ushkowitz, Dianna Agron, Jessalyn Gilsig, Jane Lynch, Mark Salling, Chris Colfer and Amber Riley, Kevin McHale, Lea Michele, Matthew Morrison, Jayma Mays and Cory Monteith
    Photo By: Joe Viles/Fox
  • Criminal Minds - Season 4, "Memoriam" - Guest star Jane Lynch as Diana Reid, Matthew Gray Gubler as Dr. Reid
    Photo By: Richard Cartwright/ABC Studios (c)2008 ABC Studios Television. All Rights Reserved.
  • Two And A Half Men - Season 5 - "Rough Night in Hump Junction" - Charlie Sheen as Charlie and Jane Lynch as Dr. Freeman
    Photo By: Greg Gayne/Warner Bros.
  • The L Word - Season 4, "Long Time Coming" - Jane Lynch as Joyce, Cybill Shepherd as Phyllis
    Photo By: Paul Michaud/Showtime
  • The L Word - Season 4, "Long Time Coming" - Jane Lynch as Joyce, Cybill Shepherd as Phyllis
    Photo By: Paul Michaud/Showtime
  • The L Word - Season 4, "Long Time Coming" - Jane Lynch as Joyce Wischnia
    Photo By: Paul Michaud/Showtime
  • Lovespring International - Sam Pancake, Sean Hayes and Jane Lynch
    Photo By: courtesy Lifetime TV
  • Lovespring International - Jane Lynch
    Photo By: courtesy Lifetime TV

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