Jane Lynch Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family

Jane Lynch Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family

Jane Lynch Net Worth and Salary

Jane Lynch net worth is estimated to be $20 million and she earns over $5 million as salary annually and her net worth accumulated due to the success in her career as an actress, author, singer and comedian.

Who is Jane Lynch?

Jane Lynch is an American actress, comedian, singer and author and she is famously known for her role as Sue Sylvester in the musical television series Glee and for also hosting NBC’s Hollywood Game Night and she has starred in movies and television series such as The X Files, Judging Amy and Role Models.

Biography and Education

Jane Lynch was born Jane Marie Lynch on the 14th of July, 1960 in Evergreen Park, Illinois, United States and she was raised in Dolton, Illinois, she was born to father named Frank Lynch, who worked as a banker and a mother named Eileen Lynch, who worked as a homemaker and secretary, her mother is of Irish and Swedish descent while her father is an Irish.

Jane Lynch attended the Thornridge High School, which is where she discovered her acting talents; she later enrolled at the Illinois State University and later attended Cornell University.

Movies and Career

Jane Lynch has starred in various movies over the years and they include; Vice Versa in 1988, The Fugitive in 1993, A Mighty Wind in 2003, For Your Consideration in 2006, Role Models, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, Alvin & The Chipmunks, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox story, Space Chimps, The Rocker, The Hammer, Another Cinderella Story, Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Wreck-it Ralph and Spring Breakdown.

Lynch has also gone on to appear in television series and shows such as The X Files, L.A. Law, Judging Amy, The West Wing, 7th Heaven, Desperate Housewives, Friends, NewsRadio, Married with Children, 3rd Rock from The Sun, Dawson’s Creek, Felicity, Arrested Development, Lovespring international, Two and a Half Men, Veronica Mars, Weeds, Boston Legal, L Word, Criminal Minds, Help me Help You, Gilmore Girls, New Adventures of Old Christine, Psych, Monk, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, The King of Queens and Frasier and many more.

Lynch hosted the Saturday Night Live on the 9th of October, 2010, from 11th of July, 2013, Lynch began to host the NBC game show Hollywood Game Night, she also worked as a co-host of the NBC Special New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly, on the 31st of December, 2013, she hosted the The Voice alongside Carson Daly, on the 21st of February, she appeared on The Price is Right as a Celebrity Charity Week Contestant, she also produced the comedy web series Dropping the Soap.


Jane Lynch is openly lesbian and she was married to Clinical psychologist Lesbian Lara Embry, they got married on the 31st of May, 2010, in Sunderland, Massachusetts, but they divorced in 2014.


Jane Lynch was born to a father named Frank Lynch and a mother named Eileen Lynch and she grew up with two siblings, who are a sister named Marie Lynch and a brother named Franklin Lynch and she has no daughter.

Height, Weight and Personal Looks

Jane Lynch stands at a height of 5ft 8inches, she weighs 69kg, she is fair in complexion, has brown hair color and brown eye color.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Jane Lynch is of American nationality and white ethnicity.

House Location

Jane Lynch and her family currently reside in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.


Jane Lynch’s hometown is Evergreen Park, Illinois, United States.

Zodiac Sign and Birthday

Jane Lynch was born on the 14th of July, 1960, therefore her zodiac sign is Cancer and she celebrates her birthday on the 14th of July each year.

Social Media Presence

Lynch has steadily built a large social media following for herself, as of recent, she has over 700,000 Twitter followers and she is also active on Instagram and a host of other social media networks.

Controversies, rumors and legal issues

Since coming to fame in 1988, Lynch hasn’t been attached to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.

Awards and Nominations

Jane Lynch has won many awards and they include; Primetime Emmy Award, Golden Globe Award, Screen Actors Guild Award for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a comedy series, TCA Award for individual achievement in comedy, satellite award for best supporting actress in a series, miniseries or Television film, People’s Choice Award for Favorite TV comedy actress in 2011 and over the years, she has won many more awards and also nominated for many more.

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