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Bradley Whitford’s credits in film, television and theater include working with some of the most noted writers, directors and playwrights in the arts. In 1999, he joined NBC’s Emmy Award-winning series, “The West Wing.” In 2001, Whitford won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Josh Lyman, earned Emmy nominations in 2002 and 2003 and earned Golden Globe nominations in 2001 and 2002.

Growing up in Wisconsin, Whitford spent his youth in a decidedly quieter environment. “I participated in theater in high school, but I never thought you could actually be an actor for a living,” he says. Nevertheless, he went on to study drama and English literature at Wesleyan University and earned a master’s degree in theater from the prestigious Juilliard Theater Center.

Whitford’s first professional performance was in the off-Broadway production of “Curse of the Starving Glass” with Kathy Bates. His additional theater credits include “A Few Good Men” on Broadway, “Three Days of Rain” at the Manhattan Theatre Club, “Measure for Measure” at the Lincoln Center and the title role in “Coriolanus” at the Folger Shakespeare Theatre in Washington, D.C.

Whitford completed production on two feature films last summer, “Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants” and “Little Manhattan.” Some of his most recognizable performances came in such films as “The Muse” with Albert Brooks and “Bicentennial Man” with Robin Williams. He has also appeared in “Scent of a Woman,” “Kate and Leopold,” “A Perfect World,” “Philadelphia,” “The Client,” “My Life,” “Red Corner,” “Presumed Innocent” and “My Fellow Americans.”

Whitford guest-starred on such hit series as NBC’s “ER” (in the critically acclaimed and tragic “Love’s Labor Lost” episode), “The X-Files” and “NYPD Blue.”

Whitford lives in Los Angeles with his wife, actress Jane Kaczmarek (“Malcolm in the Middle”), and their children, Frances, George and Mary Louisa. His birthday is October 10.

Blog Entries by Bradley Whitford

Join The Hopenhagen Ambassador Contest

0 Comments | Posted November 25, 2009 | 10:48 AM

(Ed Note -- This is a video blog from Bradley Whitford encouraging you to become a candidate for our Hopenhagen Ambassador contest, where we'll send one lucky winner to the Copenhagen Climate Conference, which Obama just announced he will be attending. You can enter the contest here.)

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Waterboard Dick!!!

0 Comments | Posted April 30, 2009 | 9:55 PM

Poor Dick Cheney.

Free at last from The Bunker and ready, as always, to do whatever it takes to protect the United States of America, he's seen the vital information that proves that waterboarding works, but, doggone it, the country went and elected this softy-brainiac guy who just doesn't "get...

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Supreme Injustices

0 Comments | Posted February 6, 2008 | 5:31 PM

During his confirmation hearings, Chief Justice John Roberts assured the Senate Judiciary Committee and the American people that he would safeguard women's equality, testifying under oath, "Of course gender discrimination is a serious problem. It's a particular concern of mine."

Just one year later, the chief justice changed his...

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Get The IRS Out of My Church

0 Comments | Posted December 4, 2005 | 3:47 PM

I have been a member of the All Saints Church in Pasadena for over ten years. The recent revelations of an IRS investigation into its non-profit status as the result of a sermon given a week before the last presidential election by Rector Emeritus George Regas has outraged and galvanized...

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