James Whitmore

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James Allen Whitmore Jr. was an American film, theatre, and television actor. During his career, Whitmore won three of the four EGOT honors: a Tony, a Grammy, and an Emmy. Whitmore also won a Golden Globe and was nominated for two Academy Awards.

James Allen Whitmore Jr. was an American film, theatre, and television actor. During his career, Whitmore won three of the four EGOT honors: a Tony, a Grammy, and an Emmy. Whitmore also won a Golden Globe and was nominated for two Academy Awards.

Born

Saturday, 01 October 1921

Died

Friday, 06 February 2009

Actor Filmography

Arthur Miller: Writer Himself (archive footage) 2017
Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (archive footage) 2007
Fun with Dick and Jane Toy Store Security Guard 2005
Broadway: The American Musical Andrew Carnes (in 'Oklahoma!') (archive footage) 2004
A Minute with Stan Hooper Dr. Goldman 2003
Mister Sterling Retired Governor William Sterling Sr. 2003
A Ring of Endless Light Grandfather 2002
The Majestic Stan Keller 2001
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Milton 2000
Here's to Life! Gus Corley 2000
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Arthur Miller: Writer Himself (archive footage) 2017
Val Lewton: The Man in the Shadows (archive footage) 2007
Fun with Dick and Jane Toy Store Security Guard 2005
Broadway: The American Musical Andrew Carnes (in 'Oklahoma!') (archive footage) 2004
A Minute with Stan Hooper Dr. Goldman 2003
Mister Sterling Retired Governor William Sterling Sr. 2003
A Ring of Endless Light Grandfather 2002
The Majestic Stan Keller 2001
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Milton 2000
Here's to Life! Gus Corley 2000
Swing Vote Daniel Morissey 1999
The Directors Himself 1999
The Practice Raymond Oz 1997
The Relic Dr. Albert Frock 1997
Wild Bill: Hollywood Maverick Himself 1995
The Shawshank Redemption Brooks Hatlen 1994
HBO First Look Stan Keller / Himself 1992
Old Explorers Leinen Roth 1990
Glory! Glory! Lester Babbitt 1989
Favorite Son The President 1988
Tricks of the Trade 1988
Nuts Judge Stanley Murdoch 1987
The Ray Bradbury Theater Craig Bennett Stiles 1985
The Adventures Of Mark Twain Mark Twain (voice) 1985
The Greatest Adventure: Stories from the Bible Moses 1985
Celebrity Clifford Casey 1984
Riptide Ben Wilkenson 1984
The Klan: A Legacy of Hate in America Narrator 1982
American Playhouse Joe Keller 1981
Hail Columbia! Narrator 1982
Code Red Ken Owens 1981
The First Deadly Sin Dr. Sanford Ferguson 1980
The Golden Honeymoon Charley Tate 1980
The Horror Show (archive footage) 1979
The White Shadow Jake Reeves 1978
The Word George Wheeler 1978
Bully: An Adventure with Teddy Roosevelt Teddy Roosevelt 1978
The Serpent's Egg Priester 1977
America at the Movies Kinnie (archive footage) 1976
Give 'em Hell, Harry! Harry S Truman 1975
I Will Fight No More Forever General Oliver O. Howard 1975
Last Moments Antonio 1974
Dinah! Himself 1974
Where The Red Fern Grows Grandpa 1974
Nova Self (narrator) 1974
The Harrad Experiment Philip Tenhausen 1973
The New Temperatures Rising Show Dr. Vincent Campanelli, Vincent Campanelli 1972
Chato's Land Joshua Everette 1972
If Tomorrow Comes Frank Phillips 1971
The Challenge Overman 1970
Tora! Tora! Tora! Admiral William F. Halsey 1970
The David Frost Show Himself 1969
Guns Of The Magnificent Seven Levi 1969
Then Came Bronson Wilson Ford 1969
My Friend Tony Prof. John Woodruff 1969
The Split Herb Sutro 1968
The Name of the Game Dr. Harry Roarke 1968
Planet of the Apes President of the Assembly 1968
Madigan Chief Insp. Charles Kane 1968
Nobody's Perfect Capt. Mike Riley 1968
Waterhole #3 Capt. Shipley 1967
The Danny Thomas Hour Professor John Woodruff 1967
Cowboy in Africa Ryan Crose 1967
Judd for the Defense John Patrick McKenna 1967
Custer Eldo 1967
Chuka Lou Trent 1967
The Invaders Harry Swain 1967
T.H.E. Cat Arnie Ludock 1966
Shane Harry Himber 1966
Tarzan Cliff Stockwell 1966
The Monroes Sgt. Shanghai Blackmer 1966
The Loner Doc Fritchman 1965
The Big Valley Handy Random, Joshua Hawks, Marshal Seth Campbell, Tom Wills 1965
Run for Your Life Chief Jim Holland 1965
For the People Hillard Vance 1965
Slattery's People Representative Harry Sanborn 1964
12 O'Clock High Col. Harry Connelly, Col. Paul 'Pappy' Hartley 1964
Black Like Me John Finley Horton 1964
Suspense Buck Larsen 1964
Kraft Suspense Theatre J. Marvin Bean, Major Will Stanton 1963
Burke's Law Joe Piante 1963
The Greatest Show on Earth Marsh 1963
Arrest and Trial Martin Burnham 1963
The Travels of Jaimie McPheeters Foxy Smith 1963
Going My Way Dr. Corden 1962
Combat! Hertzbrun 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself, Himself - Guest 1962
The Virginian Capt. Piper Pritican, Carl Kabe, Ezra Hollis, Marshal Krug 1962
Icarus Montgolfier Wright (voice) 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor 1961
Alcoa Premiere Fred Collins 1961
Ben Casey Dr. Donald Forrest 1961
Bus Stop Victor Kane 1961
Dr. Kildare Henry Clay Kincaid 1961
The Law and Mr. Jones Abraham Lincoln Jones 1960
Route 66 Ralph Vincent 1960
Here's Hollywood Himself 1960
Checkmate Detective Lt. Dave Harker 1960
The Chevy Mystery Show Philip Selby 1960
Who Was That Lady? Harry Powell 1960
Our American Heritage Ulysses S. Grant 1959
The Detectives Francis Xavier Murphy 1959
The Twilight Zone Capain Benteen 1959
Sunday Showcase Ulysses S. Grant 1959
Bonanza John Postley 1959
Face of Fire Monk Johnson 1959
Rawhide Colonel John Macklin, Sergeant Joe Duclos 1959
The Restless Years Ed Henderson 1958
Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse Judge Lee Anderson 1958
Frontier Justice Jeb 1958
Decision Danny Cochran 1958
The Deep Six Cmdr. Warren Meredith 1958
Alcoa Theatre Earl Sherwood 1957
Wagon Train Gabe Carswell 1957
The Young Don't Cry Rudy Krist 1957
Panic! Father Dolan 1957
Zane Grey Theater Ben Kincaid, Jeb, Joel Begley, Jonas - Blacksmith, Narrator 1956
Playhouse 90 Capt. Miles Shay, Guy Cato, Major Abe Kasner, Mr. Anderson 1956
Crime in the Streets Ben Wagner 1956
The Eddy Duchin Story Lou Sherwood 1956
The Last Frontier Gus 1955
Matinee Theatre 1955
The Alcoa Hour Warden Lightfoot 1955
Oklahoma! Andrew Carnes 1955
Crossroads Father Emil Joseph Kapaun 1955
The 20th Century-Fox Hour Jake Flannigan 1955
Playwrights '56 David 1955
The Mcconnell Story Col. Ty 'Dad' Whitman 1955
Gunsmoke Timothy Fitzpatrick, Amos Campbell, Jim Forbes 1955
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre 1955
Damon Runyon Theater Starker 1955
Battle Cry Narrator 1955
The Magical World of Disney Captain Ewell 1954
Climax! Stash Prohaska, Tom Miller 1954
Studio 57 1954
Them! Police Sgt. Ben Peterson 1954
The Command Sgt. Elliott 1954
The Great Diamond Robbery Mr. Remlick, Lawyer 1954
Kiss Me Kate Slug 1953
All The Brothers Were Valiant Fetcher 1953
The United States Steel Hour 1953
The Girl Who Had Everything Charles 'Chico' Menlow 1953
Above And Beyond Maj. Bill Uanna 1953
The Hoaxters Narrator (voice) 1952
The Ford Television Theatre Danny Cochran, Joe Green 1952
Because You're Mine Sergeant 'Bat' Batterson 1952
Shadow in the Sky Lou Hopke 1952
It's a Big Country: An American Anthology Mr. Stacey 1951
Angels In The Outfield Angel (voice) (uncredited) 1951
Across the Wide Missouri Old Bill 1951
Schlitz Playhouse Joe Benson, Tommy McDermott 1951
Mrs. O'Malley and Mr. Malone John J. Malone 1950
Lux Video Theatre Intermission Guest, Tracy 1950
The Next Voice You Hear... Joe Smith, American 1950
The Asphalt Jungle Gus Minissi 1950
Please Believe Me Vincent Maran 1950
The Outriders Clint Priest 1950
Battleground Kinnie 1950
The Undercover Man George Pappas 1949
Studio One in Hollywood Sam 1948
Repertory Theatre 1948
Kraft Theatre Senator Edmund G. Ross 1947

Director Filmography

2003 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
2000 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series Won
1976 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1976 Golden Globe Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1950 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1950 Golden Globe Best Supporting Actor Won
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