John Lithgow

John Lithgow

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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.

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YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2017Pitch Perfect 3Fergus2017-12-22
2017Daddy's Home 2Don Whitaker2017-11-10
2017The Pulitzer At 100Himself2017-07-21
2017Beatriz at DinnerDoug Strutt2017-06-09
2016Miss SloaneCongressman Ron M. Sperling2016-11-25
2016The AccountantLamar Black2016-10-14
2016Shakespeare Live! From the RSC2016-04-23
2016Ode to Joy: Beethoven's Symphony No. 9Narrator2016-04-05
2015Best of EnemiesHimself2015-07-31
20149 KissesMan in Club2014-12-11
2014InterstellarDonald2014-11-05
2014The HomesmanReverend Dowd2014-08-29
2014The Jungle Bunch 2: The Great Treasure QuestMaurice (voice)2014-08-27
2014Love Is StrangeBen2014-08-22
2013Timms ValleyOl' Gregory Timms2013-12-31
2013Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For LoveHimself2013-10-12
2013National Theatre Live: The MagistratePosket2013-01-17
2012This Is 40Oliver2012-12-21
2012The CampaignGlen Motch2012-08-10
2011ProhibitionHL Mencken2011-10-02
2011Rise of the Planet of the ApesCharles Rodman2011-08-04
2010Leap YearJack Brady2010-01-08
2009Confessions of a ShopaholicEdgar West2009-02-05
2008Car of the FutureNarrator2008-04-22
2007ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway2007-04-19
2006DreamgirlsJerry Harris2006-12-25
2005E=mc² – Einstein's Big IdeaNarrator (voice) U.S. edition2005-10-11
2004KinseyAlfred Seguine Kinsey2004-09-04
2004The Life and Death of Peter SellersBlake Edwards2004-05-21
2003The Ghost of Lord FarquaadGhost of Farquaad (voice)2003-05-23
2002Orange CountyBud Brumder2002-01-11
2002Buckaroo Banzai DeclassifiedHimself2002-01-01
2001ShrekLord Farquaad (voice)2001-05-16
2001Shrek in the Swamp Karaoke Dance PartyLord Farquaad (singing voice)2001-01-01
2000Rugrats in Paris: The MovieJean-Claude (voice)2000-09-14
2000Don QuixoteDon Quixote de La Mancha / Alonso Quixano2000-04-08
200095 Worlds and CountingNarrator2000-01-01
1998A Civil ActionJudge Walter J. Skinner1998-12-25
1998Johnny SkidmarksSergeant Larry Skovik1998-01-18
1998HomegrownMalcolm / Robert Stockman1998-01-01
1996Hollow PointThomas Livingston1996-10-21
1996Special Effects: Anything Can HappenNarrator1996-07-04
1995The Tuskegee AirmenSenator Conyers1995-08-25
1995My Brother's KeeperTom Bradley / Bob Bradley1995-03-14
1995Redwood CurtainLaird Riordan1995-01-01
1994Silent FallDr. Rene Harlinger1994-10-28
1994Princess CarabooProfessor Wilkinson1994-09-16
1994A Good Man in AfricaArthur Fanshawe, British High Commissioner1994-09-08
1994World War II: When Lions RoaredFranklin Delano Roosevelt1994-04-18
1993The Pelican BriefSmith Keen1993-12-16
1993Love, Cheat & StealPaul Harrington1993-12-05
1993The Wrong ManPhillip Mills1993-09-05
1993CliffhangerEric Qualen1993-05-28
1992Raising CainCarter / Cain / Dr. Nix / Josh / Margo1992-08-07
1991At Play in the Fields of the LordLeslie Huben1991-12-06
1991RicochetEarl Talbott Blake1991-10-04
1990Memphis BelleLt.Col. Bruce Derringer1990-10-12
1990Ivory HuntersRobert Carter1990-08-20
1989Out ColdDave1989-03-03
1988Distant ThunderMark Lambert1988-11-11
1987Harry and the HendersonsGeorge Henderson1987-06-05
1987Baby Girl ScottNeil Scott1987-01-01
1986MesmerizedOliver Thompson1986-12-31
1986The Manhattan ProjectJohn Mathewson1986-06-13
1986Resting PlaceMaj. Kendall Laird1986-01-01
1985Santa Claus: The MovieB.Z.1985-10-29
19842010Dr. Walter Curnow1984-12-06
1984The Glitter DomeSgt. Marty Wellborn1984-11-18
1984The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th DimensionLord John Whorfin1984-08-15
1984FootlooseReverend Shaw Moore1984-02-17
1984Goldilocks and the Three BearsGoldilocks' Father1984-01-09
1983The Day AfterJoe Huxley1983-11-20
1983Terms of EndearmentSam Burns1983-11-20
1983Twilight Zone: The MovieJohn Valentine (Segment #4)1983-06-24
1982The World According to GarpRoberta Muldoon1982-08-13
1982I'm Dancing as Fast as I CanMr. Brunner1982-03-05
1981Blow OutBurke1981-07-24
1980The Oldest Living GraduateClarence1980-04-06
1979All That JazzLucas Sergeant1979-12-20
1979Rich Kids1979-08-01
1978The Big FixSam Sebastian1978-01-01
1976ObsessionRobert Lasalle1976-08-01
1972Dealing: Or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag BluesJohn1972-02-25