Based on two true stories, one part of the film follows master cookbook writer Julia Child (Meryl Streep) as she overcomes anti-American snobbery and male chauvinism to become an expert in French cooking in Paris in the Fifties. The other half follows Julie Powell (Amy Adams), a mixed-up young woman living in contemporary New York, who decides to make cook every recipe in Julia Child's most famous book and write about it. Directed by Nora Ephron. With Stanley Tucci, Dave Annable, Jane Lynch, Vanessa Ferlito and Casey Wilson. Categories: Biography, Drama. Year: 2009.
Jane Lynch in Julie & Julia
Alexis Bledel of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants stars as a recent college graduate who is trying to get her life together. She can't get a job. An old buddy from college is in love with her, but she's isn't really interested in him. When she meets an older man (Rodrigo Santoro), she begins to make some decisions. Michael Keaton also stars as her father, who tries to guide her during her difficult post-grad year. Directed by Vicky Jenson. With Jane Lynch, Carol Burnett, Bobby Coleman, and Zach Gilford. Categories: Comedy. Year: 2009.
Jane Lynch in Post Grad
A light-hearted romantic-comedy, the film stars Tricia O_Kelley as a television-weather girl. When she discovers her boyfriend (Mark Harmon) is cheating on her, she has an on-air meltdown. While this makes her into an Internet sensation, it gets her fired. She moves in with her younger brother (Ryan Devlin). She is too devastated by her recent break-up to take much notice when her brother's friend (Patrick J. Adams) takes an interest in her, but he won't give up without a fight. Directed by Blayne Weaver. With Kaitlin Olson and Jane Lynch. Categories: Comedy. Year: 2009.
Jane Lynch in Weather Girl
Ari Gold plays Power, an aging oddball who dreams of being a champion air drummer. Adrian Grenier (of television's Entourage) is a country music star and drummer who makes fun of air drummers. Michael McKean plays a master air drummer who becomes Power's mentor, wile Shoshannah Stern is a young woman Power falls for. Directed by Ari Gold. With Chi Ling Chiu, Jimmy Jean-Louis, Jane Lynch, and Steven Williams. Categories: Comedy, Music. Year: 2008.
Jane Lynch in Adventures of Power
Matt Gadman (Josh Gad) and his band A.D.D. need a new drummer. In order to play at their high school prom, Matt reluctantly asks his uncle Robert (Rainn Wilson) to join the group. A former drummer for a hit 80s hair band, Robert's outrageous antics are captured on an internet video that helps the band catch the eye of producer David Marshall (Jason Sudeikis), who offers them a chance to take their show on tour. With Robert by their sides to show them the ways of the road, the young band hits the road for the ride of their lives. Directed by Peter Cattaneo. With Christina Applegate, Jeff Garlin, Teddy Geiger and Emma Stone. Categories: Comedy. Year: 2008.
Jane Lynch in The Rocker
Danny (Paul Rudd) and Wheeler (Seann William Scott), two irresponsible energy drink salesmen, find themselves sentenced to 150 hours of community service after wrecking their souped-up company truck at a college campus. Sent to work at a mentor program, Danny and Wheeler struggle to rein in their bad habits and immature humor long enough to keep themselves out of jail. While the recently dumped Danny tries to help Augie (Christopher Mintz-Plasse), a bashful 16-year-old obsessed with medieval role play, become a man, the smooth-talking Wheeler must contend with Ronnie (Bobb'e J. Thompson), a foul-mouthed fifth grader with a mind of his own. Directed by David Wain. With Elizabeth Banks and Jane Lynch. Categories: Comedy. Year: 2008.
Jane Lynch in Role Models
After living with her grandmother (Katharine Ross) for a year, 14ear-old Alyssa (Carly Schroeder) goes to the Bahamas to live with her estranged father, Hawk (Adrian Dunbar), who is a dolphin researcher. With Hawk distracted by politians trying to turn his research center into a tourist attraction, it's up to his girlfriend Tamika (Christine Adams) and her father (George Harris) to help smooth the young girl's transition. But, things change when Alyssa discovers that she shares a gift with her father for communicating with dolphins. Directed by Michael D. Sellers. Categories: Drama, Independent Film. Year: 2006.
Jane Lynch in Eye of the Dolphin
Andy Stitzer (Steve Carell) has a comfortable job at an electronics superstore, a nice apartment with an amazing collection of action figures and comic books, good friends, and a pleasant personality. But there's just one little thing he hasn't quite gotten around to doing yet. And, when his buddies at the store find out, they consider it their duty to help Andy with his situation and go to great lengths to find him a woman. Directed by Judd Apatow. With Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd, Seth Rogen, Romany Malco, Elizabeth Banks and Leslie Mann. Categories: Comedy, Romance. Year: 2005.
Jane Lynch in The 40 Year Old Virgin
When Julie (Alexa Vega) invites her best friends, Hannah (Mika Boorem), Yancy (Kallie Flynn Childress) and Farrah (Scout Taylor-Compton), to her house for a sleepover party to celebrate the end of junior high, she thinks it will be just another night with the girls. But, when the most popular girls in school challenge them to an all-night scavenger hunt, Julie and her pals sneak out of the house and hit the town. To prove that they're part of the in-crowd, the girls will have to outsmart an imcompetnent security guard (Steve Carell), dodge Julie's mom (Jane Lynch) at a night club and steal a pair of boxers from the cutest boy in school (Sean Faris). Directed by Joe Nussbaum. With Sara Paxton, Brie Larson and Sam Huntington. Categories: Comedy. Year: 2004.
Jane Lynch in Sleepover
The owners of five show dogs are followed by a film crew as they head for the Mayflower Kennel Club Dog Show. With exuberance and eccentricities to spare, the owners give their take on the world of competitive dog shows and show just how far they're willing to go to make sure their four-legged friends win the top prize. Directed by Christopher Guest. With Catherine O'Hara, Eugene Levy, Parker Posey, Christopher Guest, Michael McKean, John Michael Higgins, Jennifer Coolidge and Fred Willard. Categories: Comedy. Year: 2000.
Jane Lynch in Best in Show