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James Whitmore Jr.

James Whitmore Jr. was born on October 24, 1948 in New York City, New York, USA. He is a director and actor, known for Black Sheep Squadron (1976), Hunter (1984) and Tequila and Bonetti (1992). He has been married to Salesha Ali since March 28, 1972. They have four children. See full bio »

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Known For

Black Sheep Squadron Capt. James 'Jim' Gutterman
(1976-1977)
Hunter Director
(1984-1990)
(1992)
The Good Wife Director
(2009-2016)

Filmography

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 2022 NCIS: Hawai'i (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Switchback (2022)
 2004-2022 NCIS (TV Series) (45 episodes)
- Fight or Flight (2022)
- False Start (2021)
- Sangre (2021)
- The First Day (2021)
- The Arizona (2020)
 2018-2021 The Resident (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Heart in a Box (2018)
 2019-2021 Evil (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- B Is for Brain (2021)
- 2 Fathers (2019)
 2018-2021 The Good Fight (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- And the Clerk Had a Firm... (2021) ... (directed by)
- Day 422 (2018) ... (as James Whitmore)
 2014-2019 Madam Secretary (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Valor (2019)
- Convergence (2017)
- The Middle Way (2016)
- So It Goes (2014)
 2009-2019 NCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series) (13 episodes)
- Choke Point (2019)
- Vendetta (2018)
- Battle Scars (2017)
- History (2013)
- Recruit (2012)
 2016 Notorious (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Taken (2016) ... (as James Whitmore)
 2016 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2009-2016 The Good Wife (TV Series) (12 episodes)
- Unmanned (2016)
- Lies (2015)
- Old Spice (2014)
- Hitting the Fan (2013) ... (as James Whitmore)
 2015 Quantico (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Over (2015)
 2014 Suits (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Gone (2014)
- Heartburn (2014)
 2013 King & Maxwell (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pandora's Box (2013)
 2012-2013 Blue Bloods (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Loss of Faith (2013)
- Working Girls (2012)
 2013 Vegas (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2012 Person of Interest (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Triggerman (2012)
 2010 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ho'apono (2010)
 2010 Lie to Me (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Whole Truth (2010)
 2008-2009 The Cleaner (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Standing Eight (2009)
 2009 Harper's Island (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sploosh (2009)
 2006-2009 The Unit (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Hill 60 (2009)
- Play 16 (2007)
- M.P.s (2007)
- Freefall (2007)
- Force Majeure (2006)
 2008 Jack Salmon (Short)
 2006-2008 Jericho (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Semper Fidelis (2007)
- Vox Populi (2006)
- Four Horsemen (2006)
 2007 Cane (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Perfect Son (2007)
 2007 Las Vegas (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- My Uncle's a Gas (2007)
 2007 Moonlight (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fleur De Lis (2007)
 2006 Bones (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 2005 CSI: NY (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Trapped (2005)
 2003-2005 Cold Case (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Start-Up (2005)
- Ravaged (2005)
- Yo, Adrian (2005)
- Discretion (2004)
- Disco Inferno (2004)
 2005 Wanted (TV Series) (1 episode)
 2003-2005 American Dreams (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- It's My Life (2005)
- Life's Illusions (2003)
 2003-2004 Dead Like Me (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Haunted (2004)
- Rites of Passage (2004)
- Nighthawks (2003)
 2003 10-8: Officers on Duty (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Wild Bunch (2003)
- Badlands (2003)
 1999-2003 Dawson's Creek (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- True Love (2000)
- Four to Tango (1999)
 2002-2003 Star Trek: Enterprise (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Future Tense (2003)
- Acquisition (2002)
 2003 Mister Sterling (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Human Error (2003)
 2001-2002 Providence (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Eye of the Storm (2002)
- Gotcha (2002)
- Civil Unrest (2001)
 2001-2002 Witchblade (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Lagrimas (2002)
- Convergence (2001)
- Thanatopsis (2001)
- Maelstrom (2001)
 2001-2002 Dark Angel (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hit a Sista Back (2001)
 2002 First Monday (TV Series)
 2001 JAG (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Redemption (2001)
- Touch and Go (2001)
 2001 The Fugitive (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Sea Change (2001)
 2001 Angel (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Reprise (2001)
 2000-2001 Roswell (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Disturbing Behavior (2001) ... (directed by)
- Crazy (2000) ... (directed by)
 2000 Young Americans (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Gone (2000)
- Cinderbella (2000)
- Our Town (2000)
- Pilot (2000)
 2000 Strange World (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Rage (2000)
 2000 Get Real (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Saved (2000)
- Choices (2000)
 1999 Cupid (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Botched Makeover (1999)
 1996-1999 The Pretender (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- End Game (1999)
- Over the Edge (1997)
- Unhappy Landings (1997)
 1999 Charmed (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Love Hurts (1999) ... (as James Whitmore)
 1998-1999 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Zeppo (1999)
- Gingerbread (1999)
- Dead Man's Party (1998)
 1998 Sleepwalkers (TV Series) (1 episode)
- A Matter of Fax (1998)
 1998 Brooklyn South (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Cinnamon Buns (1998)
 1997-1998 Profiler (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Bloodlust (1998)
- Venom: Part 1 (1997)
 1997 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1997 Pacific Palisades (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Runaway (1997)
 1997 Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1996 Mr. & Mrs. Smith (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1995-1996 Nowhere Man (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Zero Minus Ten (1996)
 1996 Wiseguy (TV Movie)
 1995 Strange Luck (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Walk Away (1995)
 1995 Crowfoot (TV Movie)
 1995 The X-Files (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Fearful Symmetry (1995)
 1993-1995 The Commish (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Accused (1995)
- Romeo and Juliet (1994)
 1994 Models Inc. (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1994 Renegade (TV Series) (1 episode)
- South of 98 (1994)
 1993 Melrose Place (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Of Bikes and Men (1993)
 1992 Tequila and Bonetti (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Reel Life (1992)
 1990 Broken Badges (TV Mini Series) (1 episode)
- Westside Stories (1990)
 1990 Ferris Bueller (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1987-1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series) (8 episodes)
- Hi Mom (1990)
 1985-1990 Hunter (TV Series) (23 episodes)
- The Nightmare (1990)
- Last Run (1989)
- Informant (1989)
- Death Signs (1988)
 1990 Sky High (TV Movie) (part 1)
 1989 Booker (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Bête Noir (1989)
 1989 Wiseguy (TV Series) (1 episode)
- White Noise (1989)
 1987 J.J. Starbuck (TV Series)
 1985 Riptide (TV Series) (1 episode)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(6/05-7/06) Stage: Appeared in "Tuesdays with Morrie" at the Peterborough Players Theater in Peterborough, NH. Also in cast: James Whitmore.

Alternate Names:

James Whitmore

Height:

6' (1.83 m)

Spouse:

Salesha Ali  (4 children)


Relatives:

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Trivia:

Whitmore is appearing at the Peterborough Players Theater in Peterborough, New Hampshire in the play "Tuesdays With Morrie" with his father, venerable character actor James Whitmore, in June and July, 2006. See more »

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