James Whitmore (Performer) | Playbill

James Whitmore


Two years after his Broadway debut, Mr. Whitmore was nominated for an Academy Award and won a Golden Globe as Supporting Actor in the war picture "Battleground."

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  • Born: Oct 01, 1921 in White Plains, NY, USA
  • Death: Feb 06, 2009 in Malibu, CA, USA

Roles (6)

Almost an Eagle Playbill - Opening Night, Dec 1982 Almost an Eagle
Opened December 16, 1982
  • as The Colonel (Original)
Bully Playbill - Preview Night, Oct 1977 Bully
Opened November 01, 1977
  • as Theodore Roosevelt (Original)
Will Rogers' USA Playbill - May 1974 Will Rogers' USA
Opened May 06, 1974
  • Performer
Inquest Playbill - April 1970 Inquest
Opened April 23, 1970
  • as Emanuel Bloch (Original)
Winesburg, Ohio Playbill - Feb 1958 Winesburg, Ohio
Opened February 05, 1958
  • as Tom Willard (Original)
Command Decision Playbill - Oct 1947 Command Decision
Opened October 01, 1947
  • as Tech Sergeant Harold Evans (Original)


Theatre World Awards
1948 Theatre World Award Winner
Tony Award
1948 Special Award Winner

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