Peter Whitney

Peter Whitney

  • Born on
    • May 24th, 1916
  • Died on
    • March 30th, 1972
Peter Whitney was an American actor in film and television. Whitney was born in Long Branch, New Jersey. Tall and heavyset, he played brutish villains in many Hollywood films in the 1940s and 1950s.


Acting (23 Credits)

1970The Ballad of Cable Hogue as Cushing
1969The Great Bank Robbery as Brother Jordan Cass - Tunneling
1967In the Heat of the Night as Courtney
1962The Wonderful World of the Brothers Grimm as The Giant
1958Buchanan Rides Alone as Amos Agry
1956Man from Del Rio as Ed Bannister
1956Great Day in the Morning as Phil the Cannibal
1955The Last Frontier as Sergeant Major Decker
1955The Sea Chase
1954Gorilla at Large as Kovacs
1953The Big Heat as Tierney
1947The Gangster as Garage mechanic
1946The Brute Man as Police Lieutenant Gates
1946Three Strangers as Timothy Delaney aka Gabby
1945Murder, He Says as Mert and Bert Fleagle
1945Hotel Berlin as Heinrichs
1944Mr. Skeffington as Chester Forbish
1943Action in the North Atlantic as Whitey Lara
1943Destination Tokyo as Dakota
1942Whistling in Dixie as Frank V. Bailie
1942Rio Rita as Jake
1942Reunion in France as Soldier
1941Underground as Alex

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