Bradley Whitford (born October 10, 1959) is a celebrated and legendary actor and producer from the United States. He is best known for his role as Deputy White House Chief of Staff Josh Lyman in the NBC political drama titled The West Wing.
The show aired from 1999 to 2006, and then from 2001 to 2003. He was also nominated for three Golden Globe Awards in a row for this role.
Bradley Whitford portrayed Danny Trippa in Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Dan Stark in Fox’s cop buddy comedy The good guests, Timothy Carter in CBSs the mentalistand antagonist Eric Gordon in Billy Madison. He performs as Arthur Parsons in The mail, Dean Armitage in To get off, Roger Peralta in Brooklyn Nine-Nineand Rick Stanton in Godzilla: King of the Monsters.
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|First and last name:||Bradley Whitford|
|Born:||October 10, 1959 (age 62 years)|
|Birthplace:||Madison, Wisconsin, United States|
|Parents:||George Van Norman Whitford, Genevieve Louie Whitford|
|Brothers and sisters:||David Whitford|
|Spouse • Spouse:||Amy Landecker (m. 2019), Jane Kaczmarek (m. 1992-2010)|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Christina Hague (1982-1985)|
|Children:||Mary Louisa Whitford, George Edward Whitford, Frances Genevieve Whitford|
|Activity:||Actor • Filmmaker|
|Net value:||US$10 million|
Early life and education
Bradley Whitford was born in Madison, Wisconsin, United States. He was born to Genevieve Louie Whitford and George VanNorman Whitford on October 10, 1959. Between the ages of three and fourteen, he lived in Wayne, Pennsylvania.
His mother, a poet, later lived in the Philadelphia area of Chestnut Hill. He has a brother named David Whitford. He grew up in a Quaker household. He graduated from Madison East High School in 1977.
Bradley Whitford graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1981 from Wesleyan Universitywhere he was a roommate of producer Paul Schiff. He became part of “Group 14” at the Juilliard School of Drama.
Bradley Whitford married actress Jane Kaczmarek in August 1992, and the union is blessed with three sweet and hard-working children.
His children are Frances Genevieve Whitford, George Edward Whitfordand Mary Louisa Whitford were born in October 1997, December 1999 and December 2000 respectively.
The couple announced their separation in June 2009, after 16 years of marriage, and the divorce was formalized in October 2010.
Bradley Whitford started dating Amy Landecker, his co-star, in 2015. In March of this year, they announced their engagement. On July 17, 2019, Bradley Whitford and Amy Landecker married.
He ever dated Christina Haag (1982-1985).
Bradley Whitford was named the 2007 Champion of Justice by means of Alliance for Justicea non-profit organization, in May 2007. In June 2007, he gave the keynote address Princeton Universitythe class day. He was also a member of the Board of Trustees of his alma mater called Wesleyan Universitysince 2012.
He first appeared on television in 1985 in an episode of the equalizerfollowed by a two-year recurring role on ABC’s All my children.
Bradley Whitford made his film debut in Dead like a porter in 1986. In 1990, he made his Broadway debut as Lieutenant Jack Ross in Aaron Sorkinis playing Some good men. he and me Aaron Sorkin would later collaborate on several projects. He also made a guest appearance on ER in the episode Love’s Labor Lost.
He played as Pete Harrison in the ABC comedy series titled Trophy Woman in 2013, but the show was canceled after the first season.
Bradley Whitford had a recurring role as a transgender businessman on the first season of the Amazon series titled Transparent in 2014. His performance earned him a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series. He reappeared as Magnus Hirschfeld in the show’s second season.
Bradley Whitford is one of the respected actors who have a net worth of US$10 million as an actor and producer.
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