John Carroll Lynch

James Rivington in-universe 3

John Carroll Lynch

Name: John Carroll Lynch
Age: 54
Birthdate: August 1, 1963
Birthplace: Boulder, Colorado,
United States
Role: James Rivington

John Carroll Lynch (born August 1, 1963) is an American actor. He first gained notice for his role as Norm Gunderson in Fargo, he is also known for his work on ABC sitcom The Drew Carey Show as the title character's cross-dressing brother, Steve Carey. Other notable roles include Face/Off, Gothika, Gran Torino, Shutter Island, Ted 2, and his acclaimed role as Arthur Leigh Allen in Zodiac. He will star as the first establisher of McDonald's, Mac McDonald in the upcoming film The Founder alongside Michael Keaton and Nick Offerman. In 2016, Lynch received a Saturn Award nomination for his guest role on the hit TV show The Walking Dead.


Year Title Role Note
1996 Fargo Norm Gunderson
1997 Face/Off Prison Guard Walton
1998 From the Earth to the Moon Robert R. Gilruth 2 episodes
2009 Love Happens Walter
2016–2017 Turn: Washington's Spies James Rivington 8 episodes
2016 Jackie Lyndon B. Johnson

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John Carroll Lynch was portrayed by James Rivington in eight episodes of Turn: Washington's Spies.


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