Jane Galloway Heitz, born September 18, 1941, was a 78-year-old actress.

On Glee, she portrayed Lillian Adler, the former head of the Glee Club at William McKinley High School.



She appeared in the director's cut of the Pilot, the first episode of Season One; otherwise, she only appeared in a picture hanging perpetually on the wall in the choir room next to the door, with the quote 'Glee is about opening yourself up to joy'.



Year Title Role Notes
1999 The Straight Story Dorothy
2001 Just Visiting Dinah the Drunk
2003 Normal Martha the Choir Mistress TV
2004 My Porn Star Big Red As Jane Galloway
2004 Asylum TV
2004 ER Pearl Gellin Episode: "Shot in the Dark"
2005 Madison Audrey as Jane Heitz
2005 Grey's Anatomy Annie's Mom Episode: "If Tomorrow Never Comes"
2005 Prison Break Uppity Clerk Episode: "English,Fitz or Percy"
2005 Without a Trace Saleswoman Episode: "The Innocents"
2007 Monk Wife / Essie Episodes: "Mr. Monk Visits a Farm" and "Mr. Monk Is Up All Night"
2007 I Know Who Killed Me Nurse Irma Beck
2007 Code Blue Nurse
2007 Side Order Of Life Mrs. Mischler Episode: "When Pigs Fly"
2007 Moonlight Elderly Woman Episode: "Sleeping Beauty," uncredited
2008 Miss Guided Lunch Lady Episode: "Homecoming"
2008 The Cleaner Grandma Episode: "House of Pain"
2009 The Big Bang Theory Mildred Episode: "The Friendship Algorithm"
2009 Glee Lillian Adler Episode: "Director's Cut Pilot Episode"
2009 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Customer Episode: "Appendicitement"
2010 Hawthorne Annette Episode: "The Starting Line"
2011 Circling the Drain Roule Paternak
2012 Shameless Claire Episode: "Summer Loving
2013 Save Me Meg Episode: "Heavenly Hostess"
2013 Legit Rodney's Mother Episodes: "Hat Hair" and "Cuckoo's Nest"
2013 Blood Shot Gertrude Episode: "Internal Affairs"


  • Heitz is a casting agent in Chicago.[1]



  1. Behind the Pilot: A Visual Commentary 1:23 - 1:27 minutes in.
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