Biography

Whit Bissell (born Whitner Nutting Bissell) was an American character actor. His career in film and television spanned the years 1940 to 1984.

Whit Bissell (born Whitner Nutting Bissell) was an American character actor. His career in film and television spanned the years 1940 to 1984.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 186

Birthday 1909-10-25

Day of Death 1996-03-05

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

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Also Known As

  • Whitner Nutting Bissell
  • Whitner Bissell
  • Whitt Bissell
  • Whit Bissel

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1993 Time Machine: The Journey Back as Walter Kemp
1981 Falcon Crest (1 episode)
1979 Hart to Hart (1 episode)
1979 Strangers: The Story of a Mother and Daughter as Dr. Henry Blodgett
1979 Ike (2 episodes) as Admiral
1978 The Time Machine as Ralph Branly
1978 Casey's Shadow as Dr. Williamson
1978 The Incredible Hulk (3 episodes)
1977 Last Of The Mohicans as Gen. Webb
1977 Last of the Mohicans (1 episode) as Gen. Webb
1977 The Lincoln Conspiracy as Sen. John Conness
1976 Quincy, M.E. (1 episode)
1976 The Tony Randall Show (1 episode)
1976 The Bionic Woman (1 episode)
1975 Psychic Killer as Dr. Paul Taylor
1975 The Swiss Family Robinson (1 episode)
1975 Barbary Coast (1 episode)
1974 Harry O (1 episode)
1973 Kojak (1 episode)
1973 Soylent Green as Gov. Santini
1972 Pete 'n' Tillie as Funeral Minister
1972 Search (1 episode)
1972 The Salzburg Connection as Jim Newhart
1971 Cannon (2 episodes)
1971 City Beneath the Sea as Professor Holmes
1970 The Andersonville Trial as Doctor Ford
1970 Airport as Mr. Davidson
1970 McCloud (1 episode)
1969 Once You Kiss a Stranger... as Dr. David Haggis
1969 Marcus Welby, M.D. (1 episode)
1968 The Mod Squad (1 episode)
1968 Here's Lucy (1 episode)
1968 Land of the Giants (1 episode) as Dr. Krane
1968 The Outsider (1 episode)
1968 5 Card Stud as Dr. Cooper
1967 Mannix (1 episode)
1967 Judd for the Defense (1 episode)
1967 Ironside (2 episodes)
1967 A Covenant with Death as Bruce Donnelly
1966 Jericho (1 episode)
1966 Felony Squad (1 episode)
1966 The Time Tunnel (30 episodes) as General Heywood
1966 Star Trek (1 episode) as Lurry
1965 The F.B.I. (1 episode)
1965 I Dream of Jeannie (1 episode)
1965 The Loner (1 episode)
1965 Hogan's Heroes (1 episode)
1965 Camp Runamuck (1 episode)
1965 Laredo (1 episode)
1965 Fluffy as Dr. Braden
1965 The Hallelujah Trail as Hobbs
1965 The Final Hour
1964 Profiles in Courage (2 episodes)
1964 Where Love Has Gone as Professor Bell
1964 Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. (1 episode)
1964 Daniel Boone (1 episode)
1964 Advance to the Rear as Capt. Queeg
1964 Seven Days in May as Sen. Frederick Prentice
1963 Kraft Suspense Theatre (1 episode)
1963 The Great Adventure (1 episode)
1963 Glynis (1 episode)
1963 Petticoat Junction (1 episode)
1963 Mr. Novak (1 episode)
1963 Burke's Law (1 episode)
1963 The Fugitive (1 episode)
1963 The Outer Limits (1 episode)
1963 Arrest and Trial (1 episode)
1963 Hud as Mr. Burris
1963 Spencer's Mountain as Dr. Campbell
1963 The Dakotas (1 episode)
1962 The Manchurian Candidate as Medical Officer
1962 Going My Way (1 episode)
1962 The Virginian (3 episodes)
1962 Birdman of Alcatraz as Dr. Ellis
1961 Straightaway (1 episode)
1961 Ben Casey (1 episode)
1961 Bus Stop (1 episode)
1961 Dr. Kildare (2 episodes)
1960 The Magnificent Seven as Chamlee
1960 The Roaring 20's (1 episode)
1960 Route 66 (1 episode)
1960 Surfside 6 (2 episodes)
1960 Guestward, Ho! (1 episode)
1960 The Time Machine as Walter Kemp
1959 Never So Few as Capt. Alofson - Psychiatrist
1959 The Detectives (1 episode)
1959 Hawaiian Eye (1 episode)
1959 Philip Marlowe (1 episode)
1959 Bourbon Street Beat (1 episode)
1959 Johnny Ringo (1 episode)
1959 Men into Space (1 episode)
1959 Lock-Up (1 episode)
1959 The DuPont Show with June Allyson (1 episode)
1959 Tightrope (1 episode)
1959 Warlock as Petrix
1959 No Name on the Bullet as Pierce
1959 One Step Beyond (1 episode)
1959 Rawhide (1 episode)
1958 Monster on the Campus as Dr. Oliver Cole
1958 Lawman (1 episode)
1958 The Rifleman (4 episodes)
1958 The Texan (1 episode)
1958 The Donna Reed Show (1 episode)
1958 Peter Gunn (1 episode)
1958 The Defiant Ones as Lou Gans
1958 Destination Nightmare as Dr. Will Madison
1958 The Black Orchid as Harmon
1958 Sea Hunt (2 episodes)
1958 The Veil (1 episode)
1957 I Was a Teenage Frankenstein as Prof. Frankenstein
1957 The Tall Stranger as Adam Judson
1957 Zorro (1 episode)
1957 Trackdown (1 episode)
1957 The Real McCoys (1 episode)
1957 Maverick (1 episode)
1957 The Wayward Girl
1957 Perry Mason (4 episodes)
1957 The Thin Man (1 episode)
1957 M Squad (1 episode)
1957 Have Gun – Will Travel (3 episodes)
1957 I Was a Teenage Werewolf as Dr. Alfred Brandon
1957 Johnny Tremain as Josiah Quincy
1957 Gunfight at the O.K. Corral as John P. Clum - 'Tombstone Epitaph' Editor
1957 Code 3 (1 episode)
1957 Panic! (2 episodes)
1957 The Comedian as Elwell
1957 The Young Stranger as Grubbs, Theater Manager
1956 Man from Del Rio as Breezy Morgan
1956 Dick Powell's Zane Grey Theater (2 episodes)
1956 State Trooper (1 episode)
1956 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (1 episode)
1956 Dakota Incident as Mark Chester
1956 Invasion of the Body Snatchers as Emergency Room Psychiatrist
1955 At Gunpoint as Clem Clark
1955 Shack Out on 101 as Eddie
1955 Trial as Sam Wiltse
1955 The 20th Century Fox Hour (2 episodes)
1955 The Desperate Hours as FBI Agent Carson
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1 episode)
1955 Cheyenne (2 episodes)
1955 The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1 episode)
1955 The Naked Street as Dist. Atty. Blaker
1955 Not as a Stranger as Dr. Dietrich
1955 The Millionaire (1 episode)
1954 The Atomic Kid as Dr. Edgar Pangborn
1954 Target Earth as Tom
1954 Three Hours to Kill as Deke
1954 Climax! (2 episodes)
1954 Studio 57 (1 episode)
1954 The Shanghai Story as Paul Grant
1954 The Caine Mutiny as Lt. Comdr. Dickson M.D. (uncredited)
1954 Creature from the Black Lagoon as Dr. Edwin Thompson
1954 Riot in Cell Block 11 as Guard Snader
1954 It Should Happen to You as Robert Grau
1953 Devil's Canyon as Virgil Gates
1953 General Electric Theater (4 episodes)
1953 City Detective (1 episode)
1952 The Sellout as Wilfred Jackson
1952 Hoodlum Empire as Pickpocket
1952 Boots Malone as Lou Dyer
1951 Tales of Robin Hood as Will
1951 Red Mountain as Miles
1951 The Family Secret as Joe Elsner
1951 Lost Continent as Stanley Briggs
1950 The Killer That Stalked New York as Sid Bennet
1950 Wyoming Mail as Sam
1950 Lux Video Theatre (1 episode)
1950 A Life of Her Own as Rental Agent (uncredited)
1950 Side Street as Harold Simpson (chief teller)
1950 When Willie Comes Marching Home as Lt. M.J. Hanley - Psychiatrist (uncredited)
1949 Tokyo Joe as Capt. Winnow
1949 Anna Lucasta as Stanley
1949 The Crime Doctor's Diary as Pete Bellem
1949 Chicken Every Sunday as Robby
1948 He Walked by Night as Paul Reeves
1948 Studio One (3 episodes)
1948 Canon City as Richard Heilman
1948 Raw Deal as Murderer
1947 The Senator Was Indiscreet as Oakes
1947 A Double Life as Dr. Stauffer
1947 Brute Force as Tom Lister
1946 It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog as Chester Frye (uncredited)
1946 Somewhere in the Night as John (uncredited)
1945 The Horn Blows at Midnight as Heavenly Piccolo Player (uncredited)
1943 Holy Matrimony as Harry Leek (uncredited)
1940 The Sea Hawk as Gate Guard at Palace Entrance

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