John Arthur Lithgow (/ ˈ l ɪ θ ɡ oʊ / LITH-goh; born October 19, 1945) is an American actor, poet, author, and singer. Prolific in films, television and on stage, Lithgow is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Golden Globe Awards, six Primetime Emmy Awards, three Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Tony Awards, and nominations for two Academy Awards, and four Grammy Awards.
John Lithgow, Actor: 3rd Rock from the Sun. If "born to the theater" has meaning in determining a person's life path, then John Lithgow is a prime example of this truth. He was born in Rochester, New York, to Sarah Jane (Price), an actress, and Arthur Washington Lithgow III, who was both a theatrical producer and director. John's father was born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, where ...
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John's father was born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, where the Anglo-American Lithgow family had lived for several generations. John moved frequently as a child, while his father founded and managed local and college theaters and Shakespeare festivals throughout the Midwest of the United States.
John Lithgow, American character actor known for his extreme versatility, earning acclaim for roles ranging from mild-mannered everymen to cold-blooded killers. His notable credits included the TV shows 3rd Rock from the Sun and The Crown and the movies The World According to Garp, Terms of Endearment, and Footloose.
John Lithgow was an Academy Award-nominated American film and TV actor who was best known for his roles in "The World According to Garp" (1982), "Terms of Endearment" (1983), "3rd Rock from the ...
John Lithgow was born in Rochester, New York, but grew up in Ohio. He graduated from high school in Princeton, New Jersey, attended Harvard College, and studied at the London Academy of Music ...
John Lithgow is a veteran American actor, comedian, poet, as well as a singer who has appeared in over hundred film and television productions in the last five decades. Lithgow is popularly known for playing the role of ‘Dick Solomon’ in the NBC sitcom ‘3rd Rock from the Sun’ for which he received an Emmy Award and a Golden Globes Award.
1995. Amazing Stories. 1986. Faerie Tale Theatre. 1984. Baby Songs: John Lithgow's Kid-Size Concert. Redwood Curtain. Al Filo de la Realidad. World War II: When Lions Roared.
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