Jean Taynton is an American former teacher and famous family. Jean Taynton is the ex-wife of famous actor John Arthur Lithgow.
Jean Taynton did not share the information about her date of birth or anything about her early life. Therefore, her age, zodiac sign and other details remain unknown. The details of her education and family background also remain a mystery. However, she was six years older than John.
working life and career
Jean was a teacher by profession. There is no further information about her professional life and her career. However, speaking of her ex-husband John Arthur Lithgow’s career, he is an actor, comedian, poet, musician and author.
John has received numerous awards including 2 Golden Globe Awards, 6 Primetime Emmy Awards, 3 Screen Actors Guild Awards, 2 Tony Awards and nominations for 2 Academy Awards and 4 Grammy Awards. He was also inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
After getting the chance to attend the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, he focused his education on the New York stage and embarked on a remarkable career on Broadway. Similarly, he received his 1st Tony Award in 1973 for his performance in The Changing Room. And in 197 he acted in 3 plays 27 Wagons Full of Cotton, A Memory of Two Mondays and Secret Service.
Likewise, this personality continued to receive Tony Award nominations throughout the 1980s for her performances in Requiem for a Heavyweight and M. Butterfly. Also in 2002 he received his 2nd Tony Award, this time for a musical, The Sweet Smell of Success, and another nomination for Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.
This person also won critical acclaim for his portrayal of Winston Churchill in Peter Morgan’s historical drama The Crown on Netflix. He also won a Primetime Emmy Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for his role in The Crown.
Additionally, he had a recurring role on the HBO series Perry Mason in 2020. This actor is famous for his film roles. His early film roles also included Bob Fosse’s All That Jazz and Brian De Palma’s Blow Out.
He also received his 1st Academy Award nomination in 1982 for Outstanding Performance in The World Laut Garp and a 2nd Academy Award nomination in 1983 for Terms of Tenderness.
Then he acted in films like Footloose, Harry and the Hendersons, The Pelican Brief and Cliffhanger, A Civil Action, Dreamgirls, Rugrats in Paris: The Movie, Shrek, Love Is Strange, Miss Sloane, Kinsey and Beatriz at Dinner. In 2019 he appeared in Mindy Kaling’s comedy Late Night and portrayed Roger Ailes in Bombshell.
Jean married actor John Arthur Lithgow in 1966. They had a son together, Ian David Lithgow, on February 3, 1972. Ian is an actor and marriage and family therapist. Jean and John separated after he had an affair with actress Liv Ullmann and they divorced in 1980.
The information about her body statistics remains unknown. As such, she’s a decent height and weight, but she hasn’t revealed it to the public yet. In addition, other body measurements such as chest-waist-hips, dress size, shoe size, etc. are also not known. However, she has blonde hair color and her eye color is absent.
Social Media and Wealth
This celebrity ex-wife is absent from social media sites. Therefore, she is not socially active. Hence, it is not available on social media platforms like Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and many more.
Since there is not much information about her occupation, the details of her salary and net worth are not known. Therefore, Jean’s net worth remains unknown.