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Jane Lynch

 
Bio:
Jane Lynch is a two-time Emmy-winning host of Hollywood Game Night and an Emmy and Golden Globe winner for her portrayal of Sue Sylvester on Glee. She currently appears in The Good Fight on CBS and on Amazon's The Amazing Miss Maisel. She made her Broadway debut in the 2013 production of Annie, and ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Jane Lynch is a two-time Emmy-winning host of Hollywood Game Night and an Emmy and Golden Globe winner for her portrayal of Sue Sylvester on Glee. She currently appears in The Good Fight on CBS and on Amazon's The Amazing Miss Maisel. She made her Broadway debut in the 2013 production of Annie, and ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Revival, 2022
Mrs. Rosie Brice
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Miss Hannigan [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Carol

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Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch Photo

Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch

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07/10/2022
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Jane Lynch

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04/25/2022
Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch Photo

Ramin Karimloo and Jane Lynch

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Date:
04/25/2022

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Revival, 2022
Mrs. Rosie Brice

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2012
Miss Hannigan [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Broadway Production, 2009
Performer [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1991
Carol

Jane Lynch Biography

Jane Lynch is a two-time Emmy-winning host of Hollywood Game Night and an Emmy and Golden Globe winner for her portrayal of Sue Sylvester on Glee. She currently appears in The Good Fight on CBS and on Amazon's The Amazing Miss Maisel. She made her Broadway debut in the 2013 production of Annie, and soon thereafter embarked on her own live concert tour, See Jane Sing, with Kate Flannery and Tim Davis.

Jane Lynch Awards and Nominations

 
Drama League Awards - 2022 - Distinguished Performance Awards
Jane Lynch, Funny Girl

Jane Lynch News

Comedian Randy Rainbow Brings THE PINK GLASSES TOUR To The Ridgefield Playhouse Photo Comedian Randy Rainbow Brings THE PINK GLASSES TOUR To The Ridgefield Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2022

Grab your favorite boa - America's favorite musical satirist, Randy Rainbow, is taking his act on the road and returning to The Ridgefield Playhouse for two nights on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 and Thursday, October 27 at 7:30pm! 

Randy Rainbow Brings THE PINK GLASSES TOUR to the Ridgefield Playhouse Next Month Photo Randy Rainbow Brings THE PINK GLASSES TOUR to the Ridgefield Playhouse Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2022

Grab your favorite boa - America's favorite musical satirist, Randy Rainbow, is taking his act on the road and returning to The Ridgefield Playhouse on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 and Thursday, October 27, 2022 at 7:30pm! 

Beanie Feldstein Joins Cast of New Ethan Coen Film Photo Beanie Feldstein Joins Cast of New Ethan Coen Film
by Michael Major - Sep 9, 2022

Beanie Feldstein has joined the cast of Ethan Coen's new film, joining the previously announced Margaret Qualley and Geraldine Viswanathan. The picture will be Coen's first time directing a film without his brother, Joel. Plot and character details are currently being kept under wraps.

Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for New ANNIE National Tour Photo Full Cast and Creative Team Announced for New ANNIE National Tour
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 1, 2022

Leapin‚Äô Lizards! The¬†full cast and creative team has been announced for the all-new tour of the iconic Tony Award¬ģ-winning musical¬†ANNIE. In the title role of Annie is¬†Ellie Pulsifer, a 12-year-old actress from South Florida, making her tour debut.¬†

Raue Center School For The Arts Announces Fall 2022 Semester Classes Photo Raue Center School For The Arts Announces Fall 2022 Semester Classes
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2022

Raue Center School For The Arts creates a welcoming place where students of all ages can let their creativity soar. Now offering classes for students of all ages‚ÄĒfrom 18 months to 18 years. Adults too!¬†

Listen: Tony-Nominee Jared Grimes Talks FUNNY GIRL & More on THE ART OF KINDNESS Podc Photo Listen: Tony-Nominee Jared Grimes Talks FUNNY GIRL & More on THE ART OF KINDNESS Podcast
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 29, 2022

 Robert Peterpaul, in association with the Broadway Podcast Network, welcomed Tony-nominated performer Jared Grimes to the hit podcast The Art of Kindness with Robert Peterpaul. Listen here!

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Wants to 'Lock Him Up Yesterday' in Latest Song Parody Photo VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Wants to 'Lock Him Up Yesterday' in Latest Song Parody
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

Randy Rainbow is back with his latest song parody, called 'Lock Him Up Yesterday', based on the song 'Yesterday' by The Beatles. Check out the video here!

Wake Up With BWW 8/10: 1776 Casting, Jane Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL Early, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 8/10: 1776 Casting, Jane Lynch to Depart FUNNY GIRL Early, and More!
by - Aug 10, 2022

Top stories include complete casting for 1776 on Broadway! The cast includes Crystal Lucas-Perry, Carolee Carmello, Elizabeth A. Davis, and more. Plus, Jane Lynch will depart Funny Girl earlier than planned, The Kite Runner will require masks for Friday performances, and more.

Emmy Award-Winner Jane Lynch To Depart FUNNY GIRL August 14 Photo Emmy Award-Winner Jane Lynch To Depart FUNNY GIRL August 14
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 9, 2022

Five-time Emmy Award winner and 2022 Emmy Award nominee Jane¬† Lynch will end her run as ‚ÄúMrs. Brice‚ÄĚ in the Broadway revival of Funny Girl.

Photos: FUNNY GIRL Star Lea Michele Arrives At the August Wilson Theatre Photo Photos: FUNNY GIRL Star Lea Michele Arrives At the August Wilson Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 5, 2022

This afternoon, Lea Michele took to her Instagram to share photos of her first trip to the August Wilson Theatre, the home of the Broadway revival of Funny Girl.

Jane Lynch Videos

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Wants to 'Lock Him Up Yesterday' in Latest Song Parody VideoVIDEO: Randy Rainbow Wants to 'Lock Him Up Yesterday' in Latest Song Parody
by Stephi Wild - Aug 18, 2022

Randy Rainbow is back with his latest song parody, called 'Lock Him Up Yesterday', based on the song 'Yesterday' by The Beatles. Check out the video here!

VIDEO: First Look at Lea Michele in FUNNY GIRL Rehearsals VideoVIDEO: First Look at Lea Michele in FUNNY GIRL Rehearsals
by Michael Major - Aug 4, 2022

Lea Michele took to Instagram to share a short clip of her in rehearsals for Funny Girl. The short clip features Michele tap dancing at the end of a musical number in the show. Michele is slated to begin performances alongside Tovah Feldshuh who will take over for Jane Lynch in the role of Rosie Brice. Watch the video clip of Michele in rehearsals!

VIDEO: Randy Rainbow Sends Thoughts and Prayers in His Latest Spoof VideoVIDEO: Randy Rainbow Sends Thoughts and Prayers in His Latest Spoof
by Nicole Rosky - Aug 4, 2022

Randy Rainbow is back with his favorite response to gun violence. Watch as he gives A Chorus Line's 'Dance Ten, Looks Three' a clever re-do in his latest spoof- 'Thoughts and Prayers'.

VIDEO: Watch Beanie Feldstein Take Her Emotional Final Curtain Call in FUNNY GIRL VideoVIDEO: Watch Beanie Feldstein Take Her Emotional Final Curtain Call in FUNNY GIRL
by BWW Staff - Jul 31, 2022

Watch Beanie Feldstein take her emotional final bows and curtain call in Broadway's Funny Girl and as the cast pays tribute to her onstage with speeches and more.

VIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Talks FUNNY GIRL Audiences & Her Engagement on LATE NIGHT VideoVIDEO: Beanie Feldstein Talks FUNNY GIRL Audiences & Her Engagement on LATE NIGHT
by Michael Major - Jun 28, 2022

Beanie Feldstein sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss the importance of telling Fanny Brice's story, how she relates to the character, and how many times her mother has come to see the show, revealing that they can see audiences from the stage. She also told the story of her recent engagement to Bonnie Chance Roberts. Watch the video!

VIDEO: Jane Lynch Discusses Bonding With Her Mother Through FUNNY GIRL on LIVE VideoVIDEO: Jane Lynch Discusses Bonding With Her Mother Through FUNNY GIRL on LIVE
by Michael Major - Jun 2, 2022

JaneJane Lynch sat down with Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest this morning to discuss playing Rosie Brice in Funny Girl on Broadway. During the interview, Lynch discussed how she and her mother bonded over the original cast recording of Funny Girl.

VIDEO: Watch All New Footage Of Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, Jared Grimes, Jane  VideoVIDEO: Watch All New Footage Of Beanie Feldstein, Ramin Karimloo, Jared Grimes, Jane Lynch & More in FUNNY GIRL on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 1, 2022

Watch all new footage of Funny Girl on Broadway, now on stage at the August Wilson Theatre! New videos of Jared Grimes, Jane Lyne, Ramin Karimloo and Beanie Feldstein.

BWW Exclusive: Hear Beanie Feldstein & Jane Lynch in a Clip From HARRIET THE SPY on A VideoBWW Exclusive: Hear Beanie Feldstein & Jane Lynch in a Clip From HARRIET THE SPY on Apple TV+
by Michael Major - May 19, 2022

Funny Girl stars Beanie Feldstein and Jane Lynch have teamed up once again for new episodes of Harriet the Spy on Apple TV+. In an exclusive clip from a new episode, Harriet proposes that she and Ole Golly switch roles for a day, in which Harriet will teach Ole Golly how to ride a bike. Watch the new clip now!

VIDEO: The Best of Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate Opening Night of FUNNY GIRL VideoVIDEO: The Best of Broadway Comes Out to Celebrate Opening Night of FUNNY GIRL
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 30, 2022

On Sunday night, FUNNY GIRL celebrated its opening night at the August Wilson Theatre. All the greatest stars of stage and screen came out to celebrate and BroadwayWorld is taking you to the red carpet for an inside peek. Click here to watch interviews with the cast!

VIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Go Inside Opening Night of FUNNY GIRL on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 25, 2022

FUNNY GIRL opened last night, Sunday, April 24 at the August Wilson Theatre and BroadwayWorld was there for the big night and we're taking you behind the scenes below!


Jane Lynch Frequently Asked Questions

What is Jane Lynch next theatre project?
Jane Lynch's next show will be Funny Girl which opens on 4/24/2022 on Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has Jane Lynch been in?
Jane Lynch has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Jane Lynch been in?
Jane Lynch has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Jane Lynch been nominated for?
Distinguished Performance Awards (Drama League Awards) for Funny Girl .