John Lithgow

Actor · Executive Producer
IVA Star Rating : 88
John Arthur Lithgow is an American actor, musician, poet, author, and singer. Over the course of his career he has received numerous accolades including Tony Awards, Emmy Awards, and Golden Globe awards, and has been nominated for two Academy Awards and four Grammy Awards. He has also been awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and inducted... read more

John Arthur Lithgow is an American actor, musician, poet, author, and singer. Over the course of his career he has received numerous accolades including Tony Awards, Emmy Awards, and Golden Globe awards, and has been nominated for two Academy Awards and four Grammy Awards. He has also been awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame.

Birth Name

John Arthur Lithgow

Born

Friday, 19 October 1945

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Actor Filmography

The Old Man Harold Harper 2021
Perry Mason Elias Birchard 'E.B.' Jonathan, Elias Birchard 'E.B.' Jonathan (credit only) 2020
Disclosure Self (archive footage) 2020
Bombshell Roger Ailes 2019
On Broadway Self 2019
The Tomorrow Man Ed / Ed Hemsler 2019
Pet Sematary Jud Crandall / Jud 2019
Late Night Walter Lovell / Walter Newbury 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction Self 2018
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Old Man Harold Harper 2021
Perry Mason Elias Birchard 'E.B.' Jonathan, Elias Birchard 'E.B.' Jonathan (credit only) 2020
Disclosure Self (archive footage) 2020
Bombshell Roger Ailes 2019
On Broadway Self 2019
The Tomorrow Man Ed / Ed Hemsler 2019
Pet Sematary Jud Crandall / Jud 2019
Late Night Walter Lovell / Walter Newbury 2019
Hollywood Insider Self 2018
James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction Self 2018
Mister Rogers: It's You I Like Himself 2018
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Himself 2018
Pitch Perfect 3 Fergus 2017
Daddy's Home 2 Mr. Whitaker 2017
The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards Himself - Winner 2017
Beatriz at Dinner Doug 2017
Trial & Error Larry Henderson 2017
The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards Himself 2017
74th Golden Globe Awards Himself - Nominee 2017
Miss Sloane Senator Ronald Sperling 2016
The Pulitzer At 100 Himself 2016
The Crown Winston Churchill 2016
The Accountant Lamar Blackburn 2016
Harry Himself 2016
Shakespeare Live! From the RSC Himself - Performer 2016
The Good Dinosaur 2015
No Sleep TV3 Dr. Emilio Lizardo 2015
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self, Rudy Giuliani, Self - Guest, Self / Rudy Giuliani 2015
Close Up with the Hollywood Reporter Self 2015
Best of Enemies: Buckley vs. Vidal Gore Vidal (voice) 2015
The Late Late Show with James Corden Himself 2015
Variety Studio: Actors on Actors Self 2014
9 Kisses Himself 2014
Interstellar Donald 2014
Projections of America Narrator (voice) 2014
The Roosevelts: An Intimate History (voice), Himself (voice), James Roosevelt (voice), Miscelleaneous (voice) 2014
The Jungle Bunch 2: The Great Treasure Quest Maurice (voice) 2014
The Homesman Reverend Alfred Dowd 2014
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver The Stinkbug (voice) 2014
Late Night with Seth Meyers Self, Self - Guest 2014
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Self, Self - Guest 2014
Love Is Strange Ben Hull 2014
Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love Himself 2013
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland The White Rabbit 2013
Celebrity Page Self, Self (archive footage) 2013
Drunk History George Washington, William Randolph Hearst 2013
The Broadway.com Show Himself 2013
This Is 40 Oliver 2012
Casting By Himself 2012
The Campaign Glenn Motch 2012
CBS This Morning Himself 1992
National Theatre Live: The Magistrate Posket 2012
The Jungle Bunch: The Movie Maurice (voice) 2011
New Year's Eve Jonathan Cox 2011
Prohibition Reader, H.L. Mencken 2011
The Chew Himself - Guest, Himself 2011
Rise of the Planet of the Apes Charles Rodman 2011
Through The Grape Vine Himself 2011
Conan Himself - Guest, Himself - 'Jersey Shore' Auditioner 2010
Louie Funny Man 2010
The 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Himself - Winner 2010
Leap Year Jack 2010
Talk Stoop Himself 2009
The National Parks: America's Best Idea Reader 2009
Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen Self 2009
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon Himself - Guest 2009
Confessions Of A Shopaholic Edgar West 2009
The Real Revolutionaries William Shockley 2009
Classical Baby (I'm Grown Up Now): The Poetry Show Himself 2008
Pioneers of Television Clarence - TV Film Oldest Living Graduate (archive footage) 2008
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness John Valentine 2007
Showbusiness: The Road To Broadway 2007
Morning Joe Self 2007
The Graham Norton Show Self - Guest, Self (archive footage) 2007
Dreamgirls Jerry Harris 2006
Twenty Good Years John Mason 2006
30 Rock John Lithgow 2006
Dexter Arthur Mitchell 2006
THE BEST OF THE TONY AWARDS: THE PLAYS René Gallimard (segment "M. Butterfly") 2006
Square Off Himself 2006
The Colbert Report Himself - Guest, Ad Narrator 2005
Made in Hollywood Self 2005
The Apprentice: Martha Stewart Himself 2005
How I Met Your Mother Jerry Whitaker 2005
Einstein's Big Idea Narrator (voice) 2005
The Hour Himself 2005
The Insider Himself 2004
The Tony Danza Show Himself - Guest 2004
Kinsey Alfred Seguine Kinsey 2004
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers Blake Edwards 2004
VH1 Goes Inside Himself 2003
Shrek 4-D Ghost of Farquaad (voice) 2003
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself (segment "Mean Tweets"), Himself 2003
Freedom: A History of Us Benjamin Rush, Judge Ward Hunt, Justice Henry Billings Brown, Roger Williams 2003
Bark, George Narrator (voice) 2003
Orange County Bud Brumder 2002
Buckaroo Banzai Declassified Himself 2002
Shrek Lord Farquaad 2001
Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance Party Lord Farquaad (singing voice) 2001
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie Jean-Claude 2000
Don Quixote Don Quixote de La Mancha / Alonso Quixano 2000
Culture Shock Himself - Narrator 2000
95 Worlds and Counting Narrator 2000
Homegrown Robert Stockman 1998
A Civil Action Judge Walter J. Skinner 1998
Johnny Skidmarks Sergeant Larry Skovik 1998
The View Himself - Guest 1997
Theater Talk Self - Guest 1996
Cosby John Lithgow 1996
The West Himself (voice), Frank Cushing, Jedediah M. Grant, John L. O'Sullivan, Uriah Oblinger 1996
The Daily Show Self 1996
Special Effects: Anything Can Happen Narrator 1996
Hollow Point Thomas Livingston 1996
3rd Rock from the Sun Dr. Dick Solomon, Leon 1996
The Tuskegee Airmen Senator Conyers 1995
My Brother's Keeper Tom Bradley / Bob Bradley 1995
American Cinema Himself - Host 1995
Redwood Curtain Laird Riordan 1995
Silent Fall Dr. Rene Harlinger 1994
Princess Caraboo Professor Wilkinson 1994
Extra with Billy Bush Self 1994
A Good Man In Africa Arthur Fanshawe, British High Commissioner 1994
Dennis Miller Live Himself 1994
World War II: When Lions Roared Franklin Delano Roosevelt 1994
The Pelican Brief Smith Keen 1993
Love, Cheat & Steal Paul Harrington 1993
Frasier Madman Martinez 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself - Guest 1993
The Wrong Man Phillip Mills 1993
Cliffhanger Qualen 1993
Raising Cain Margo 1992
Getaway Himself 1992
At Play In The Fields Of The Lord Leslie Huben 1991
Ricochet Earl Talbot Blake 1991
The Boys Artie Margulies 1991
L.A. Story Harry Zell (scenes deleted) 1991
Memphis Belle Lt.Col. Bruce Derringer 1990
Ivory Hunters Robert Carter 1990
The Simpsons John Lithgow (voice) 1989
Tales from the Crypt Dr. Oscar Charles 1989
Out Cold Dave 1989
The Pat Sajak Show Himself - Guest 1989
Distant Thunder Mark Lambert 1988
Harry and the Hendersons George Henderson 1987
Baby Girl Scott Neil Scott 1987
The Manhattan Project John Mathewson 1986
Santa Claus: The Movie B.Z. 1985
My Letter to George Oliver Thompson 1985
Amazing Stories John Walters 1985
2010 Dr. Walter Curnow 1984
The Glitter Dome Sgt. Marty Wellborn 1984
The Adventures Of Buckaroo Banzai Across The 8th Dimension Dr. Emilio Lizardo 1984
Footloose Rev. Shaw Moore 1984
Terms Of Endearment Sam Burns 1983
The Day After Joe Huxley 1983
Twilight Zone: The Movie John Valentine (segment "Nightmare at 20,000 Feet") 1983
Faerie Tale Theatre Goldilocks' Father 1982
The World According to Garp Roberta Muldoon 1982
I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can Mr. Brunner 1982
Entertainment Tonight Himself, Himself (archive footage) 1981
Blow Out Burke 1981
Big Blonde Herbie Morse 1980
The Oldest Living Graduate Clarence 1980
All That Jazz Lucas Sergeant 1979
Rich Kids Paul Philips 1979
CBS News Sunday Morning Self 1979
The Big Fix Sam Sebastian 1978
20/20 Himself 1978
Obsession Robert Lasalle 1976
Working in the Theatre Self 1976
Saturday Night Live Himself - Host / Various, Himself - Host / Dr. Federico / Bob Danielson / Baudelaire / Various 1975
Nova Self - Narrator, Narrator (voice) 1974
Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues John 1972
Great Performances Capt. Thorne, Self - Host 1971
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself 1962
Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951

Producer Filmography

2017 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television Nominated
2017 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series Won
2010 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television Won
2010 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Won
2001 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
2000 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
1999 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1999 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
1998 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Nominated
1998 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Nominated
1997 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Comedy or Musical Won
1997 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
1996 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series Won
1995 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Special Nominated
1986 Emmy Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series Won
1984 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1984 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Special Nominated
1983 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
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