|James Whitmore, Jr.|
|Born:||James Allen Whitmore III|
October 24, 1948
New York City, New York, USA
Biography and career
James Whitmore, Jr. was born in New York City as James Allen Whitmore III. He is the son of actor James Whitmore and his first wife, Nancy Mygatt. Whitmore began his professional career in the 1970's as an actor. He has over fifty acting roles between 1976 and 1999.
Since 1985, Whitmore has been a prolific director of television episodes. Among his directorial credits are twenty-two episodes of NCIS (with Pauley Perrette), four episodes of The Unit (with Dennis Haysbert), six episodes of Cold Case, two Enterprise episodes, seven The Pretender episodes, five Buffy the Vampire Slayer episodes, and over fifty other series.