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Dick Whittinghill (1913–2001)

Dick Whittinghill was born on March 5, 1913 in Billings, Montana, USA as Noral Edward Whittinghill. He was an actor, known for Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957), Calypso Heat Wave (1957) and Jamboree! (1957). He was married to Willamet Matson. He died on January 24, 2001 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »
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Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
Calypso Heat Wave
Calypso Heat Wave Dick Whittinghill
Jamboree! Disk Jockey KMPC Hollywood
Moon Pilot
Moon Pilot Col. Briggs


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 1977 Switch (TV Series)
TV Newscaster
- The Snitch (1977) ... TV Newscaster
 1971-1974 Adam-12 (TV Series)
Mr. Hayes / Paul Foster
- Sunburn (1974) ... Mr. Hayes
- Log 88 - Reason to Run (1971) ... Paul Foster
 1973 Emergency! (TV Series)
- Zero (1973) ... Newspaperman
 1970 Mayberry R.F.D. (TV Series)
TV Announcer
- Howard, the Dream Spinner (1970) ... TV Announcer
 1967-1969 Dragnet 1967 (TV Series)
Dr. Jack Patterson / Clerk
- Burglary Auto: Courtroom (1969) ... Dr. Jack Patterson
- The Shooting (1967) ... Clerk
 1966 The Swinger
Television Crewman (uncredited)
 1966 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Rod Patrick
- The Bomb That Walked Like a Man (1966) ... Rod Patrick
 1961-1965 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Barman / Jerry / Glenn McCoy
- The Case of the Thermal Thief (1965) ... Barman
- The Case of the Brazen Bequest (1961) ... Jerry
- The Case of the Duplicate Daughter (1961) ... Glenn McCoy
 1963 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Howard Blake
- The Woman Behind the Jokes (1963) ... Howard Blake
 1963 Ensign O'Toole (TV Series)
- Operation: Tubby (1963) ... Announcer
 1963 The Courtship of Eddie's Father
Radio Engineer (uncredited)
 1962 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
- Old Comrade (1962) ... Jason
 1962 It's Only Money
T.V. Speaker (uncredited)
 1962 Cain's Hundred (TV Series)
John Tellford
- Inside Track (1962) ... John Tellford
 1962 Moon Pilot
Col. Briggs
 1961 Bachelor Flat
Radio D.J. (voice, uncredited)
 1961 The Errand Boy
Man in Screening Room (uncredited)
 1961 Bonanza (TV Series)
John the Banker
- The Countess (1961) ... John the Banker
 1961 Bachelor in Paradise
Bruce Freedman (uncredited)
 1961 The Ladies Man
Man on Date (scenes deleted)
 1960 Lassie (TV Series)
- The Chase (1960) ... Caswell
 1960 Bourbon Street Beat (TV Series)
- The Missing Queen (1960) ... M.C.
 1960 The Untouchables (TV Series)
Earl Forrest
- The Unhired Assassin: Part 2 (1960) ... Earl Forrest
 1959 -30-
Fred Kendall
 1959 A Private's Affair
Cpl. Henderson (uncredited)
 1959 The D.A.'s Man (TV Series)
- Flight 729 (1959) ... Clayton
 1959 Say One for Me
Lou Christy (uncredited)
 1959 The Five Pennies
Announcer (uncredited)
 1958 The Geisha Boy
Reporter (uncredited)
 1956-1958 Dragnet (TV Series)
Beetle Buckingham
- The Big Juke Box (1958)
- The Big Gift (1956) ... Beetle Buckingham
 1957 Jamboree!
Disk Jockey KMPC Hollywood
 1957 Short Cut to Hell
Mike Norden (uncredited)
 1957 Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?
T.V. Interviewer
 1957 Calypso Heat Wave
Dick Whittinghill
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Other Works:

(book) "Did You Whittinghill This Morning?: The Madcap Adventures of a Hollywood Disc Jockey" (with Don Page). Contemporary Books, Incorporated, 1976. ISBN 0809280647 See more »

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He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Radio at 6384 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California. See more »



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