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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 Summertime (1955), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969) and The Fugitive Kind (1960). 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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 2006 The 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

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Stage Play: The Physicists. Written by Friedrich Duerrenmatt. Book adapted by James Kirkup. Directed by Peter Brook. Martin Beck Theatre: 13 Oct 1964- 28 Nov 1964 (55 performances + 6 previews that began on 7 Oct 1964). Cast: Hume Cronyn (as "George Beutler (Newton)"), Robert Shaw (as "Johann Wilhelm Mobius"), Jessica Tandy (as "Fraulein ... See more »

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Weeks before his death, received special Tony Award in June 2002 honoring his lifetime contributions to the theater. See more »

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