John Lithgow

Director, Performer

Male

Born: October 19, 1945
Rochester, New York

 

Official

 

Roles

Playbill Cover - A Delicate Balance A Delicate Balance
Nov. 20, 2014 - Feb. 22, 2015
Tobias Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Columnist The Columnist
Apr. 25, 2012 - Jul. 8, 2012
Joseph Alsop Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - All My Sons All My Sons
Oct. 16, 2008 - Jan. 11, 2009
Joe Keller Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The 62nd Annual Tony Awards - 2008 The 62nd Annual Tony Awards - 2008
Jun. 15, 2008 - Jun. 15, 2008
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
Mar. 3, 2005 - Sep. 3, 2006
Lawrence Jameson Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The Retreat from Moscow The Retreat from Moscow
Oct. 23, 2003 - Feb. 29, 2004
Edward Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - The 57th Annual Tony Awards - 2003 The 57th Annual Tony Awards - 2003
Jun. 8, 2003 - Jun. 8, 2003
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Play What I Wrote The Play What I Wrote
Mar. 30, 2003 - Jun. 15, 2003
Mystery Guest Star Performer
(Replacement)
 
Playbill Cover - Sweet Smell of Success Sweet Smell of Success
Mar. 14, 2002 - Jun. 15, 2002
J.J. Hunsecker Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The 52nd Annual Tony Awards - 1998 The 52nd Annual Tony Awards - 1998
Jun. 7, 1998 - Jun. 7, 1998
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The 50th Annual Tony Awards - 1996 The 50th Annual Tony Awards - 1996
Jun. 2, 1996 - Jun. 2, 1996
Participating Artist Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - M. Butterfly M. Butterfly
Mar. 20, 1988 - Jan. 27, 1990
Rene Gallimard Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Front Page The Front Page
Nov. 23, 1986 - Jan. 11, 1987
Walter Burns Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Requiem for a Heavyweight Requiem for a Heavyweight
Mar. 7, 1985 - Mar. 9, 1985
Harlan "Mountain" McClintock Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Beyond Therapy Beyond Therapy
May 26, 1982 - Jun. 13, 1982
Bruce Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Division Street Division Street
Oct. 8, 1980 - Oct. 25, 1980
Chris Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Bedroom Farce Bedroom Farce
Mar. 29, 1979 - Nov. 24, 1979
Trevor Performer
(Replacement)
 
Playbill Cover - Spokesong Spokesong
Mar. 15, 1979 - May 20, 1979
Frank Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Once in a Lifetime Once in a Lifetime
Jun. 15, 1978 - Aug. 27, 1978
George Lewis Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Anna Christie Anna Christie
Apr. 14, 1977 - Jul. 30, 1977
Mat Burke Performer
(Original)
Who's Who
Playbill Cover - Comedians Comedians
Nov. 28, 1976 - Apr. 3, 1977
Ged Murray Performer
(Original)
 
Boy Meets Girl
Apr. 13, 1976 - May 1, 1976
Director
(Original)
 
    Film Sequences Director
(Original)
 
Secret Service
Apr. 12, 1976 - May 2, 1976
Captain Thorne Performer
(Original)
 
A Memory of Two Mondays / 27 Wagons Full of Cotton
Jan. 26, 1976 - Mar. 21, 1976
Kenneth Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - Trelawny of the Trelawny of the "Wells"
Oct. 15, 1975 - Nov. 23, 1975
Mr. Ferdinand Gadd Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - My Fat Friend My Fat Friend
Mar. 31, 1974 - Dec. 7, 1974
James Performer
(Original)
 
Playbill Cover - The Changing Room The Changing Room
Mar. 6, 1973 - Aug. 18, 1973
"Kenny" Kendal Performer
(Original)
 

Videos (2)

 

Inside the Playbill (13)

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Awards


Drama Desk Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2004 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play Mrs. Farnsworth Nominee
2002 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Sweet Smell of Success Winner
1988 Outstanding Actor in a Play M. Butterfly Nominee
1985 Outstanding Actor in a Play Requiem for a Heavyweight Winner
1973 Outstanding Performance The Changing Room Winner

Outer Critics Circle

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2002 Outstanding Actor in a Musical Sweet Smell of Success Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Production Winner/Nominee
2012 Actor in a Play The Columnist Nominee
2005 Actor in a Musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Nominee
2002 Actor in a Musical Sweet Smell of Success Winner
1988 Actor in a Play M. Butterfly Nominee
1985 Actor in a Play Requiem for a Heavyweight Nominee
1973 Featured Actor in a Play The Changing Room Winner
 
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