Jane Lynch


Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner Jane Lynch serves as host of "Hollywood Game Night," inspired by the raucous game nights at executive producer Sean Hayes' own home.

Lynch cut her theatrical teeth at The Second City, Steppenwolf Theatre and in many church basements all over the greater Chicago area.

Recent film credits include "A.C.O.D.," "Three Stooges," "Wreck-It Ralph," "Julie & Julia," "Shrek Forever After," "Post Grad," "Paul" and "Brownie Masters." Past film work includes Christopher Guest's "For Your Consideration," "A Mighty Wind" and "Best in Show" as well as "Role Models," "The Rocker," "Spring Breakdown," the animated film "Space Chimps," "Alvin and the Chipmunks," "Walk Hard," "Talladega Nights," "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," Margaret Cho's "Bam Bam & Celeste," Alan Cumming's "Suffering Man's Charity," "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events," "Sleepover" and "Surviving Eden."

Lynch was recently seen on the Ryan Murphy television series "Glee," for which she is an Emmy and Golden Globe winner for portraying the iconic character Sue Sylvester. Some of her other TV credits include "Party Down," "Lovespring International," "Desperate Housewives," "Weeds," "The L Word," "Two and a Half Men," "Criminal Minds" and "The New Adventures of Old Christine."

Lynch's play "Oh Sister, My Sister!" had runs at the Tamarind Theatre and Bang Theater, garnering the L.A. Weekly Comedy Ensemble of the Year Award.

She also authored the autobiography "Happy Accidents," which topped several national best-seller lists.

Lynch recently completed her stint in the Broadway production of "Annie" as Miss Hannigan.