Jane Lynch

Host Bio

Jane Lynch is the two-time Emmy Award-winning host of NBC's "Hollywood Game Night."

Lynch was raised near Chicago and cut her theatrical teeth at The Second City and Steppenwolf Theatre. She made her Broadway debut in the 2013 production of "Annie" and soon embarked on her own live cabaret concert tour, See Jane Sing. Her Christmas album, A Swingin' Little Christmas, topped the Billboard charts at No. 20 and her single "Winter's Never Cold (When You're Around)" reached No. 8.

Lynch is an Emmy and Golden Globe Award winner for her portrayal of Sue Sylvester on "Glee." Additional television credits include "Mascots," "Party Down," "Lovespring International," "Two and a Half Men," "Criminal Minds," "The L Word," "Angel from Hell" and "The Good Fight." She will be starring as former U.S. Attorney General Janet Reno on the upcoming Discovery Channel miniseries "Manhunt: Unabomber."

Lynch's film credits include "The Three Stooges," "The Late Bloomer," "The 40-Year-Old Virgin," "Julie & Julia," "A Mighty Wind" and "Best in Show." Her autobiography, "Happy Accidents," topped several national best-sellers list, including the New York Times and Los Angeles Times.

Lynch currently resides in Los Angeles.

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