James Whitmore

Born Oct 1, 1921
  • Actor
James Allen Whitmore, Jr. was an American film, theatre and television actor. He won a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award, and was nominated for two Academy Awards.

James Whitmore Stats


: James Allen Whitmore, Jr, Jimmy, James Allen Whitmore, Jr.


: Actor


: 5 ft 9 in (1.77 m)


: United States of America

Date of Birth

: Oct 1, 1921 - Feb 6, 2009 (87 years old)

Place of Birth

: White Plains

Date of Death

: Feb 6, 2009

Place of Death

: Malibu

Cause of Death

: Lung cancer

James Whitmore Film Roles

  1. Nuts
  2. Planet of the Apes
    President of the Assembly
    Planet of the Apes
  3. The Asphalt Jungle
    Gus Minissi
  4. Them!
    Police Sgt. Ben Peterson
  5. Tora! Tora! Tora!
    RAdm. William F. 'Bull' Halsey Jr.
  6. High Crime
    Commissioner Aldo Scavino
  7. Because You're Mine
  8. All the Brothers Were Valiant
  9. Above and Beyond
    Above and Beyond
  10. The Shawshank Redemption
    Brooks Hatlen
    The Shawshank Redemption

James Whitmore Film Appearances

  1. Icarius Montgolfier Wright
  2. The Hoaxters

James Whitmore TV Starring Roles

  1. Temperatures Rising
  2. The Law and Mr. Jones
  3. My Friend Tony
  4. The Word (US)
  5. Mister Sterling

James Whitmore TV Guest Roles

  1. On Thursday We Leave for Home
  2. Ending Happy
  3. To Die in Darkness
    To Die in Darkness
  4. Fearful Courage
  5. Question: What is Truth?
  6. Any Benevolent Purpose
  7. The Priest
  8. The Long, Lost Life of Edward Smalley
  9. The Cassock
  10. The Witch Next Door