John Carroll Lynch

1 Aug 1963


John Carroll Lynch (born August 1, 1963) is an American actor, known for his role as Drew Carey's cross-dressing brother on The Drew Carey Show, and for his role as Norm, the unassuming husband of Margie Gunderson (Frances McDormand) in Fargo.

In the fall of 2003, he starred in the CBS show The Brotherhood of Poland, New Hampshire, with Randy Quaid, Chris Penn, Mare Winningham, Elizabeth McGovern, and Ann Cusack. The show was cancelled after only a few episodes. He also had a recurring role in the HBO show Carnivàle, playing escaped convict Varlyn Stroud. Lynch appeared as a district attorney in the CBS series Close to Home and as NASA official Bob Gilruth in the HBO mini-series From the Earth to the Moon. Lynch appeared in the 2003 thriller Gothika and the 2007 biopic Zodiac.


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Filmography (33 titles)

(movie, 2018)
···The Highwaymen
Role: Actor (as Lee Simmons)
(movie, 2018)
···Private Life
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Charlie)
(movie, 2016)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Lyndon B Johnson)
(movie, 2016)
···The Founder
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Mac McDonald)
(movie, 2016)
···Miracles from Heaven
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Pastor Scott)
(movie, 2015)
···Ted 2
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tom Jessup)
(movie, 2015)
···Hot Pursuit
Genre: Action, Crime, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Captain Emmett)
(movie, 2015)
···The Invitation
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Pruitt)
(movie, 2014)
6.3Camp X-Ray
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Col. Drummond)
(movie, 2014)
···The Pretty One
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Frank)
(movie, 2013)
···Highland Park
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Rory)
(movie, 2012)
···Lay the Favorite
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Dave Greenberg)
(movie, 2011)
···Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bernie Riley)
(movie, 2011)
···Crazy, Stupid, Love.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Bernie)
(movie, 2011)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Larry)
(movie, 2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Moses Buggs)
(movie, 2010)
···Shutter Island
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Mystery
Role: Actor (as Deputy Warden McPherson)
(movie, 2009)
···Love Happens
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Walter)
(movie, 2008)
8.0Gran Torino
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Barber Martin)
(movie, 2007)
···Things We Lost in the Fire
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Howard Glassman)
(movie, 2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Arthur Leigh Allen)
(movie, 2005)
···Mozart and the Whale
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Gregory)
(movie, 2004)
···Catch That Kid
Genre: Action
Role: Actor (as Mr. Hartman)
(movie, 2003)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Sheriff Ryan)
(movie, 2002)
···The Good Girl
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jack Field, Your Store Manager)
(movie, 2002)
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Wallace Gregory)
(movie, 2001)
···Bubble Boy
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mr. Livingston)
(movie, 1998)
···The Naked Man
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stick's Driver)
(movie, 1998)
···Mercury Rising
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Martin Lynch)
(movie, 1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Walt)
(movie, 1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Stan Olber)
(movie, 1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Norm Gunderson)
(movie, 1993)
···Grumpy Old Men
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Family
Role: Actor (as Moving Man)