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Robert Whitehead (II) (1916–2002)

Robert Whitehead was born on March 3, 1916 in Montréal, Québec, Canada. He is known for his work on The Theater of Tomorrow (1963), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969) and Summertime (1955). He was married to Zoe Caldwell and Virginia Bolen. He died on June 15, 2002 in Pound Ridge, New York, USA. See full bio »

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 1991 The 45th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (artistic consultant)
 1985 Death of a Salesman (TV Movie) (producer: original stage production - uncredited)
 1983/I Medea (TV Movie) (producer: original stage production)
 1969 The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (stage producer: Broadway)
 1960 The Fugitive Kind (producer: Broadway, Producers Theatre, Inc.)
 1956 Bus Stop (producer: original stage production - uncredited)
 1955 Summertime (presenter: Broadway) / (producer: original stage production - uncredited)
 1952 The Member of the Wedding (produced on the stage by)
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 1989 The 43rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (artistic consultant)
 1988 The 42nd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) (artistic consultant)
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 1961 Quest (TV Series) (producer)
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 2006 American Experience (TV Series documentary)
- Eugene O'Neill: A Documentary Film (2006) ... Himself
 1996 The 50th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
Himself - Winner: Best Play
 1991 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
 1970 NET Playhouse (TV Series)
- Helen Hayes Remembers (1970) ... Himself
 1963 The Theater of Tomorrow (TV Movie)
Himself - Narrator
 1961-1962 Quest (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- The Eighth Day of the Week (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Crawling Arnold (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Professor Taranne (1962) ... Himself - Host
- Six and One (1961) ... Himself - Host
- Picnic on the Battlefield (1961) ... Himself - Host
 1961 Q for Quest (TV Series)
Himself - Host
- Two from Mansfield (1961) ... Himself - Host

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Stage Play: The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie. Written by Jay Presson Allen. Adapted from the novel by Muriel Spark. Incidental music composed and arranged by John Cook. Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner. Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner. Costume Design by Jane Greenwood. Directed by Michael Langham. Helen Hayes Theatre: 16 Jan 1968- 14 Dec 1968 (... See more »

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Hume Cronyn was a cousin on his mother's side. She was Mary Selena LaBatt, an opera singer. See more »

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