John Lynch

Biography: John Lynch is an Irish actor who was born on December 26, 1961, the eldest of five children. His sister is Susan Lynch, also an actress. Lynch attended London's Central School of Speech and Drama, and his first break came, the title role in the Irish drama Cal, while he was in his second year there. Even though he liked being in movies, Lynch dropped out of the film scene for a decade to focus on his theater career. He resurfaced in the mid '90s and began getting steady acting work. He won the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in 1995. In 1998, John played a two-timing boyfriend to actress Gwenyth Paltrow in Sliding Doors. In 2000, he wrote the script to Best with his wife Mary McGuckian, a movie in which he also played the starring role. Lynch has appeared in over 60 movies.

John Lynch's Scores

Average career score: 55
Highest Metascore: 84 Lassie
Lowest Metascore: 25 The Bridge of San Luis Rey
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 11
  2. Negative: 2 out of 11
11 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
52 Paul, Apostle of Christ Mar 23, 2018 Aquila 7.4
60 Pilgrimage Aug 11, 2017 Brother Ciarán - The Herbalist / The Herbalist - Brother Ciaran / Brother Ciarán - The Herbalist 7.6
46 Detour Jan 20, 2017 Frank 5.2
51 Private Peaceful Oct 31, 2014 Sergeant Hanley tbd
37 Walking with Dinosaurs Dec 20, 2013 Co-Producer 4.0
41 Hell Baby Sep 6, 2013 Executive Producer 4.9
71 Black Death Mar 11, 2011 Wolfstan 6.7
84 Lassie Sep 1, 2006 Sam Carraclough / Sam Carraclough tbd
25 The Bridge of San Luis Rey Jun 10, 2005 Captain Alvarado 6.4
59 Sliding Doors Apr 24, 1998 Gerry 7.9
74 The Secret Garden Aug 13, 1993 Lord Archibald Craven tbd