James Whitmore Jr.

Director | Actor | Producer
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KNOWN FOR 
NCIS (2004-2017) | Quantum Leap (1989-1993) | The Good Wife (2009-2016)
AWARDS 
1 nomination More »
AKA 
James Whitmore
BORN 
Oct 24, 1948 (age 69)
HEIGHT 
6' 0" (1.83m)

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Past Film & Video (9 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (120 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceNCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) Director ( 36 episodes, 2004–2017 )  Less 2004–2017 36
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  • Primary photo for NCIS: Los AngelesNCIS: Los Angeles (TV Series) Director ( 11 episodes, 2009–2017 )  Less 2009–2017 11
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  • Primary photo for Madam SecretaryMadam Secretary (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 2014–2017 )  Less 2014–2017 4
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  • Primary photo for NotoriousNotorious (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
    • Taken (Dec 8, 2016) Director (as James Whitmore)  Less
  • Primary photo for NCIS: New OrleansNCIS: New Orleans (TV Series) Director ( 7 episodes, 2014–2016 )  Less 2014–2016 7
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  • Primary photo for Ray DonovanRay Donovan (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for The Good WifeThe Good Wife (TV Series) Director ( 12 episodes, 2009–2016 )  Less 2009–2016 12
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  • Primary photo for QuanticoQuantico (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015 1
    • Over (Nov 15, 2015) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for SuitsSuits (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2014 )  Less 2014 2
  • Primary photo for King & MaxwellKing & Maxwell (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Blue BloodsBlue Bloods (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013 2
  • Primary photo for VegasVegas (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Person of InterestPerson of Interest (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Hawaii Five-0Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Lie to MeLie to Me (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for The CleanerThe Cleaner (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2008–2009 )  Less 2008–2009 2
  • Primary photo for Harper's IslandHarper's Island (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for The UnitThe Unit (TV Series) Director ( 5 episodes, 2006–2009 )  Less 2006–2009 5
    • Hill 60 (Mar 15, 2009) Director  Less
    • Play 16 (Nov 13, 2007) Director  Less
    • M.P.s (Oct 30, 2007) Director  Less
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  • Primary photo for CaneCane (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for MoonlightMoonlight (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for JerichoJericho (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2006–2007 )  Less 2006–2007 3
  • Primary photo for BonesBones (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for CSI: NYCSI: NY (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Cold CaseCold Case (TV Series) Director ( 6 episodes, 2003–2005 )  Less 2003–2005 6
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  • Primary photo for WantedWanted (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for American DreamsAmerican Dreams (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2003–2005 )  Less 2003–2005 3
  • Primary photo for Dead Like MeDead Like Me (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 2003–2004 )  Less 2003–2004 4
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  • Primary photo for 10-8: Officers on Duty10-8: Officers on Duty (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for Dawson's CreekDawson's Creek (TV Series) Director ( 6 episodes, 1999–2003 )  Less 1999–2003 6
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  • Primary photo for 2424 (TV Series) Director ( 6 episodes, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 6
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  • Primary photo for EnterpriseEnterprise (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2002–2003 )  Less 2002–2003 2
  • Primary photo for Mister SterlingMister Sterling (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for ProvidenceProvidence (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 3
  • Primary photo for WitchbladeWitchblade (TV Series) Director ( 4 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 4
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  • Primary photo for Dark AngelDark Angel (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 2
  • Primary photo for First MondayFirst Monday (TV Series) Director  Less 2002– 
  • Primary photo for JAGJAG (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 2
  • Primary photo for The FugitiveThe Fugitive (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for AngelAngel (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for RoswellRoswell (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 2000–2001 )  Less 2000–2001 2
  • Primary photo for Young AmericansYoung Americans (TV Series) Director ( 5 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 5
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  • Primary photo for Strange WorldStrange World (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
    • Rage (Mar 22, 2000) Director  Less
  • Primary photo for Get RealGet Real (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 3
  • Primary photo for The PretenderThe Pretender (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 1996–1999 ) , Captain Russ Osborne ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1996–1999 9
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  • Primary photo for CharmedCharmed (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
    • Love Hurts (May 19, 1999) Director (as James Whitmore)  Less
  • Primary photo for Buffy the Vampire SlayerBuffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series) Director ( 5 episodes, 1998–1999 )  Less 1998–1999 5
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  • Primary photo for CupidCupid (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode )  Less 1998–1999 1
  • Primary photo for SleepwalkersSleepwalkers (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Brooklyn SouthBrooklyn South (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for ProfilerProfiler (TV Series) Director ( 2 episodes, 1997–1998 )  Less 1997–1998 2
  • Primary photo for Pensacola: Wings of GoldPensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Pacific PalisadesPacific Palisades (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Hercules: The Legendary JourneysHercules: The Legendary Journeys (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Beverly Hills, 90210Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series) Director ( 11 episodes, 1993–1996 ) , Stagecoach Passenger ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1993–1996 12
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  • Primary photo for Nowhere ManNowhere Man (TV Series) Director ( 3 episodes, 1995–1996 )  Less 1995–1996 3
  • Primary photo for WiseguyWiseguy (TV Movie) Director  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Mr. & Mrs. SmithMr. & Mrs. Smith (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Strange LuckStrange Luck (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for CrowfootCrowfoot (TV Movie) Director  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The X FilesThe X Files (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The CommishThe Commish (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 1993–1995 )  Less 1993–1995 8
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  • Primary photo for The Rockford Files: I Still Love L.A.The Rockford Files: I Still Love L.A. (TV Movie) Director  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Models Inc.Models Inc. (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for RenegadeRenegade (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Melrose PlaceMelrose Place (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Quantum LeapQuantum Leap (TV Series) Director ( 15 episodes, 1989–1993 ) , Police Captain / Sheriff Clayton Fuller / Bob Crockett ( 3 episodes, 1991–1993 )  Less 1989–1993 15
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  • Primary photo for Tequila and BonettiTequila and Bonetti (TV Series) Producer ( 10 episodes, 1992 ) , Director ( 4 episodes, 1992 ) , Shadow ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 10
    • Reel Life (Feb 14, 1992) Shadow, Director, Producer  Less
    • Runt of the Litter (Feb 21, 1992) Director, Producer  Less
    • Mama (1992) Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for The 100 Lives of Black Jack SavageThe 100 Lives of Black Jack Savage (TV Series) Director  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Broken BadgesBroken Badges (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Ferris BuellerFerris Bueller (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for 21 Jump Street21 Jump Street (TV Series) Director ( 8 episodes, 1987–1990 )  Less 1987–1990 8
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  • Primary photo for HunterHunter (TV Series) Director ( 23 episodes, 1985–1990 ) , Sgt. Bernie Terwilliger / Bernie Terwilliger ( 18 episodes, 1984–1986 )  Less 1984–1990 38
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  • Primary photo for Sky HighSky High (TV Movie) Director (part 1)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for BookerBooker (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for WiseguyWiseguy (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Tricks of the TradeTricks of the Trade (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for J.J. StarbuckJ.J. Starbuck (TV Series) Director  Less 1987–1988
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Ira Richman (segment "The Girl I Married") / Sheriff Dennis Wells (segment "Nightcrawlers") ( 2 episodes, 1985–1987 )  Less 1985–1987 2
  • Primary photo for FirefighterFirefighter (TV Movie) Capt. Bukowski  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Simon & SimonSimon & Simon (TV Series) Campaign manager Al Goddard / Bill Freeman / Paul Scully ( 3 episodes, 1981–1986 )  Less 1981–1986 3
  • Primary photo for Dark HorseDark Horse (TV Movie) Carl Beattie  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for RiptideRiptide (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Hill Street BluesHill Street Blues (TV Series) Tony Catina ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Hardcastle and McCormickHardcastle and McCormick (TV Series) Travis Baker / Kenneth Boyer ( 2 episodes, 1984–1985 )  Less 1984–1985 2
  • Primary photo for Street HawkStreet Hawk (TV Series) Neil Jacobs ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Highway to HeavenHighway to Heaven (TV Series) Richard Gaines ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for JessieJessie (TV Series) Will Baxter ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for AirwolfAirwolf (TV Series) Sam Houston / Maj. Sam Roper ( 2 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 2
  • Primary photo for Flight 90: Disaster on the PotomacFlight 90: Disaster on the Potomac (TV Movie) Captain Larry Wheaton  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Scarecrow and Mrs. KingScarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series) Colonel Sykes ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for T.J. HookerT.J. Hooker (TV Series) Frank Bryce ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Whiz KidsWhiz Kids (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Knight RiderKnight Rider (TV Series) Rick Calley ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for The Greatest American HeroThe Greatest American Hero (TV Series) Norman Fackler / Byron Bigsby / Gordon McCready ( 3 episodes, 1981–1983 )  Less 1981–1983 3
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Sebastian Nuzo / Billy Joe Bob Little ( 2 episodes, 1981–1982 )  Less 1981–1982 2
  • Primary photo for Bret MaverickBret Maverick (TV Series) Justice Smith ( 1 episode, 1982 )  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for The Five of MeThe Five of Me (TV Movie) Harry  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Walking TallWalking Tall (TV Series) Tom Coleman ( 1 episode, 1981 )  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The Killing of Randy WebsterThe Killing of Randy Webster (TV Movie) Officer Vane  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The YeagersThe Yeagers (TV Series) Willie Yeager ( 2 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for Tenspeed and Brown ShoeTenspeed and Brown Shoe (TV Series) Sgt. Bogart ( 1 episode, 1980 )  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Police Story: Confessions of a Lady CopPolice Story: Confessions of a Lady Cop (TV Movie) Jeff Allen  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Lou GrantLou Grant (TV Series) Nick Boyer / Officer Trask ( 2 episodes, 1977–1980 )  Less 1977–1980 2
  • Primary photo for The Rockford FilesThe Rockford Files (TV Series) Freddie Beamer / Fred Beamer ( 2 episodes, 1977–1979 )  Less 1977–1979 2
  • Primary photo for David Cassidy - Man UndercoverDavid Cassidy - Man Undercover (TV Series) Spanner ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The Chinese TypewriterThe Chinese Typewriter (TV Movie) Jim Kilbride  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for The Eddie Capra MysteriesThe Eddie Capra Mysteries (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Human FeelingsHuman Feelings (TV Movie) Detective  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Battlestar GalacticaBattlestar Galactica (TV Series) Robber ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for DallasDallas (TV Series) B.J. 'Buzz' Connors ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for The Critical ListThe Critical List (TV Movie) Dr. Jack Hermanson  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for The BastardThe Bastard (TV Movie) Esau Sholto  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for Richie Brockelman, Private EyeRichie Brockelman, Private Eye (TV Series) Actor ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Police StoryPolice Story (TV Series) Officer Tim Burke ( 1 episode, 1978 )  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Baa Baa Black SheepBaa Baa Black Sheep (TV Series) Capt. James 'Jim' Gutterman ( 23 episodes, 1976–1977 )  Less 1976–1977 23
    • The Fastest Gun (Mar 22, 1977) Capt. James 'Jim' Gutterman  Less
    • Last One for Hutch (Mar 8, 1977) Capt. James 'Jim' Gutterman  Less
    • W*A*S*P*S (Mar 1, 1977) Capt. James 'Jim' Gutterman  Less
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  • Primary photo for Law and OrderLaw and Order (TV Movie) Pete Caputo  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for Hazard's PeopleHazard's People (TV Movie) David Stock  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Blue KnightThe Blue Knight (TV Series) Jim ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for McMillan & WifeMcMillan & Wife (TV Series) Goon ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The PretenderThe Pretender (TV Series) Captain Russ Osborne ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • Donoterase: Part 1 (May 22, 1999) Captain Russ Osborne (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Sebastian Nuzo ( 1 episode, 1987 )  Less 1987
    • Solo Flight (Feb 4, 1987) Sebastian Nuzo (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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