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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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Known For

The Theater of Tomorrow
The Theater of Tomorrow Himself - Narrator
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie Miscellaneous Crew
Summertime Miscellaneous Crew
The Fugitive Kind
The Fugitive Kind Miscellaneous Crew


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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
 2002 The 56th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special)
- Winner: Lifetime Achievement Award
 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 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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Father William owned textile mills and his mother, Lena Mary LaBatt was an opera singer, who came from family that owned huge LaBatt brewery. See more »

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