John Lithgow

Biography: John Lithgow was born October 19 1945 as the son of Arthur Lithgow and Sarah Jane Price. Arthur Lithgow was directing and producing theater and John followed his footsteps as he got into acting during his time at Harvard University.

After graduating magna cum laude from Harvard, John attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. He has a brilliant Broadway career with 2 Tony awards and 5 nominations.

For TV-viewers John is mostly known as Dr. Dick Solomon, the main character of 3rd Rock from the Sun. 3rd Rock from the Sun was aired for six seasons and John was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for every one, he won 3 of the times (-96, -97 and -99).

More recently we have seen John in movies as Kinsey and the voice of Lord Farquaad in Shrek.

John Lithgow's Scores

Average career score: 46
Highest Metascore: 59 Once Upon a Time in Wonderland: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 29 Twenty Good Years: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of 3
  2. Negative: 1 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
59 Once Upon a Time in Wonderland: Season 1 Oct 10, 2013 White Rabbit 6.9
tbd The Tony Awards Jun 9, 2013 Himself (Presenter) tbd
29 Twenty Good Years: Season 1 Oct 11, 2006 John Mason 5.9
tbd The View: Season 10 Sep 5, 2006 Himself tbd
tbd The View: Season 6 Sep 3, 2002 Himself tbd
tbd The View: Season 5 Sep 24, 2001 Himself tbd
tbd The View: Season 4 Jul 17, 2001 Himself tbd
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 6 Oct 24, 2000 Dick Solomon 8.3
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 5 Sep 21, 1999 Dick Solomon 9.3
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 4 Sep 23, 1998 Dick Solomon 9.8
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 3 Sep 24, 1997 Dick Solomon 10
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 2 Sep 22, 1996 Dick Solomon 10
52 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 1 Jan 9, 1996 Dick Solomon 8.7