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President Josiah 'Jed' Bartlet (Character)
from "The West Wing" (1999)

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Biography:
Born and raised in New Hampshire, President Josiah... See more »
Alternate Names:
President Jed Bartlet / President Josiah Bartlett / Young Jed Bartlet

Filmography

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  1. Walk and Talk the Vote: West Wing Reunion - Bridget Mary McCormack (2012) (V) Played by Martin Sheen (as President Josiah Bartlett)

  2. "The West Wing"
    ... aka "The White House" - Israel (English title), Japan (English title)
        - Tomorrow (2006) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen
        - Institutional Memory (2006) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen (as President Jed Bartlet)
        - The Last Hurrah (2006) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen (as President Jed Bartlet)
        - Transition (2006) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen
        - Requiem (2006) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen
          (149 more)
  3. The West Wing Documentary Special (2002) (TV) Played by Martin Sheen
Archive Footage:
  1. President Hollywood (2008) (TV) Played by Martin Sheen
  2. "Kenny & vänner"
        - Kenny & Mark Knopfler (2008) TV episode, Played by Martin Sheen
  3. For the Bible Tells Me So (2007) Played by Martin Sheen (as President Jed Bartlet)

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Quotes:
From "The West Wing: And It's Surely to Their Credit (#2.5)" (2000)
President Josiah Bartlet: You know what I did, just then, that was stupid? I minimized the importance of the statue that was dedicated to Nellie Bly, an extraordinary woman to whom we all owe a great deal.
Abbey Bartlet: You don't know who she is, do you?
President Josiah Bartlet: [to himself] This isn't happening to me.
Abbey Bartlet: She pioneered investigative journalism.
President Josiah Bartlet: Then she's the one I want to beat the crap out of.
Abbey Bartlet: She risked her life by having herself committed to a mental institution for ten days so she could write about it. She changed entirely the way we treat the mentally ill in this country.
President Josiah Bartlet: Yes. Abigail...
Abbey Bartlet: In 1890, she traveled around the world in 72 days, 6 hours, 11 minutes and 14 seconds, besting by more than one week, Jules Verne's 80 days.
President Josiah Bartlet: She sounds like an incredible woman, Abbey. I'm particularly impressed that she beat a fictional record. If she goes down 21,000 leagues under the sea, I'll name a damn school after her! Let's have sex.
Abbey Bartlet: When it comes to historical figures being memorialized in this country, women have been largely overlooked. Nellie Bly is just the tip of the iceberg.
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