Actress, comedian and singer Jane Lynch is best known for her role in Christopher Guest's mockumentary Best in Show. She has held a recurring guest role as Charlie Harper's psychologist in Two and a Half Men and has also appeared in episodes of The New Adventure of Old Christine, Weeds and Desperate Housewives.
Lynch's extensive film credits include Julie and Julia, Post Grad, Paul and Brownie Master and Judd Apatow's The 40 Year Old Virgin. Lynch currently portrays cheerleading coach Sue Sylvester in Fox’s TV series Glee.
The actress married her pychologist girlfriend Lara Embry in May 2010. Three years later, in June 2013, the couple announced their split.