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: 58
Highest Metascore: 81 The Crown: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 29 Twenty Good Years: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 5
  2. Negative: 1 out of 5
5 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
67 Trial & Error: Season 1 Mar 14, 2017 John Lithgow 6.8
81 The Crown: Season 1 Nov 4, 2016 Winston Churchill 8.5
59 Once Upon a Time in Wonderland: Season 1 Oct 10, 2013 White Rabbit 6.9
29 Twenty Good Years: Season 1 Oct 11, 2006 John Mason 5.9
tbd The View: Season 10 Sep 5, 2006 Himself tbd
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 13 Sep 6, 2005 Guest tbd
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 12 Aug 31, 2004 Guest tbd
tbd The View: Season 7 Sep 2, 2003 Himself tbd
tbd The View: Season 6 Sep 3, 2002 Himself tbd
tbd The View: Season 5 Jan 2, 2002 HImself tbd
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 9 Sep 4, 2001 Guest 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 9.2
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 4 Sep 23, 1998 Dick Solomon 9.8
tbd The Primetime Emmy Awards Sep 13, 1998 Himself - Co-Host And Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series / Himself - Co-Host And Nominee: Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series tbd
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 3 Sep 24, 1997 Dick Solomon 9.6
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 5 Sep 10, 1997 Guest tbd
tbd 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 2 Sep 22, 1996 Dick Solomon 9.6
52 3rd Rock from the Sun: Season 1 Jan 9, 1996 Dick Solomon 7.3
tbd Late Night with Conan O'Brien: Season 1 Sep 13, 1993 Guest tbd
tbd The View: Season 4 Aug 11, 1997 Himself tbd
tbd The Tony Awards Apr 1, 1956 Himself (Presenter) tbd