Appeared (as "Theodore Roosevelt") in "Bully" on Broadway. Historical dramatization [solo]. Written by Jerome Alden
. Directed by Peter H. Hunt
. 46th Street Theatre: 1 Nov 1977-6 Nov 1977 (8 performances + 8 previews that began on 25 Oct 1977). Produced by Don Saxon and Kevin Krown. Produced in association with Kathy Raitt. ...
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5' 8" (1.73 m)
Did You Know?
[about his preference for the theater] The stage is human beings sharing something together -- flesh and blood together -- and the others are mechanical and shadows on the screen.
In the early 1950s Whitmore conducted an acting workshop in Hollywood; one of his pupils was a struggling young actor, then unknown, James Dean
. Whitmore helped Dean get some jobs in LA but encouraged Dean to go to New York to audition for the Actors Studio. Dean was one of the few accepted the year he auditioned.