James Whitmore

Born:  October 1, 1921, White Plains, New York

Died:  February 6, 2009, Malibu, California


1949:  The Undercover Man, Battleground

1950:  The Outriders, Please Believe Me, The Asphalt Jungle, The Next Voice You Hear…, Mrs. O’Malley and Mr. Malone

1951:  Angels In The Outfield, The Red Badge of Courage, Across The Wide Missouri, It’s A Big Country: An American Anthology

1952:  Shadow In The Sky, Because You’re Mine, Above and Beyond

1953:  The Girl Who Had Everything, Kiss Me Kate, All The Brothers Were Valiant

1954:  The Great Diamond Robbery, The Command, Them!

1955:  Battle Cry, The McConnell Story, Oklahoma!, The Last Frontier

1956:  The Eddy Duchin Story, Crime in the Streets

1957:  The Young Don’t Cry

1958:  The Restless Years

1959:  Face of Fire

1960:  Who Was That Lady?

1964:  Black Like Me

1967:  Chuka, Waterhole #3

1968: Nobody’s Perfect, Planet of the Apes, Madigan, The Split

1969:  Guns of the Magnificent Seven

1970:  Tora! Tora! Tora!

1972:  Chato’s Land

1973:  The Harrad Experiment, High Crime

1974:  Where The Red Fern Grows, Last Moments

1975:  Give ‘Em Hell Harry

1977:  The Serpent’s Egg

1978:  Bully: An Adventure With Teddy Roosevelt

1980:  The First Deadly Sin

1985:  The Adventures of Mark Twain

1987:  Nuts

1990:  Old Explorers

1994:  The Shawshank Redemption

1997:  The Relic

2000:  Here’s To Life!

2001:  The Majestic

2005:  Fun With Dick and Jane


Academy Award Nominations:  Best Supporting Actor, Battleground (1949); Best Actor, Give ‘Em Hell, Harry! (1975)

Golden Globe Award:  Best Supporting Actor, Battleground (1949)
Nomination:  Best Actor-Drama, Give ‘Em Hell, Harry! (1975)