FOR decades, Jane Lynch has had a successful career in the entertainment industry.
Aside from Jane Lynch’s work as an actress, she has also campaigned for many LGBT rights and issues.
Who is Jane Lynch?
Lynch was born on July 14, 1960 in Evergreen Park, Illinois.
The 61-year-old actress attended both Illinois State University and Cornell University.
In 1984 she received her MFA degree from Cornell University.
As for her romantic life, Lynch has been married twice.
Lynch and her ex Lara Embry were married from 2010 to 2014.
In 2021, she wed partner Jennifer Cheyne in a small court wedding, reports PEOPLE.
At the time, she appeared on Live with Kelly and Ryan to talk about her marriage.
“We’ve been together for a very long time. It was more touching than I expected,” she said.
“Because the impulse was that we were looking for insurance for Jennifer and I was like, ‘Let’s just get married.'”
Lynch told the outlet that they got married in a courthouse in Santa Barbara, California, where they live.
The Glee Alum is an award-winning actress, including an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
She has received a total of 12 Emmy Award nominations and has won five times.
Her most recent win was in 2019 for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series.
Lynch won the award for her role as Sophie Lennon in Amazon’s The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.
What shows was she on?
The actress has acted in many films and TV shows throughout her career.
Below are some of the shows Lynch has appeared on.
- Joy (2009 – 2015)
- The wonderful Mrs. Maisel (since 2017)
- Hollywood Game Night (2013 – 2020)
- Weakest Link (since 2020)
- The L Word (2004 – 2009)
- Friends (1994 – 2004)
- girl meets world
- arrested development
Some films Lynch has been in include Shrek, 40 Year Old Virgin, Wreck-It Ralph and more.
Where is Jane Lynch now?
Lynch is returning to game show life as she is currently the host of the TV show Weakest Link on NBC.
New episodes of the show will air Sundays at 7 p.m. EST on NBC, reports Distractify.
For those missing out on the live shows, Weakest Link is also available to stream via Peacock.
Lynch also stars in the Broadway musical Funny Girl, starring Beanie Feldstein.
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