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David White

Biography

Performed the role of Darrin Stephens’s boss, Larry Tate, on the tv screen display, Bewitched. He offered within the Marines in Globe Battle II. He was on many strike shows from the 50s and 60s, like the Untouchables, The Fugitive, and Dick Tracy, but would continually be kept in mind for Bewitched. He wedded the celebrity, Mary Welch. Elizabeth Montgomery co-starred with him as Samantha Stevens on Bewitched.

Quick Facts


Full Name David White
Date Of Birth April 4, 1916
Died November 27, 1990, North Hollywood, California, United States
Place Of Birth Denver, CO
Height 1.88 m
Profession TV Actor
Nationality American
Spouse Lisa Figus, Mary Welch
Children Alexandra White, Jonathan White
Parents Alice Deasy White, John Patrick White
Awards Academy Award for Best Sound Editing, AACTA Award for Best Sound
Nominations BAFTA Award for Best Sound, AACTA Award for Best Sound in a Documentary, Satellite Award for Best Sound
Movies God's Not Dead, God's Not Dead 2, Me Again, In the Blink of an Eye, Jerusalem Countdown, Holyman Undercover, Do You Believe?, The Encounter, Faith of Our Fathers, Hidden Secrets, Brother White, Revelation Road: The Beginning of the End, The Moment After, Mercy Streets, Six: The Mark Unleashed, The Moment After 2: The Awakening, Marriage Retreat, Dancer and the Dame, Moms' Night Out, The Case for Christ, Revelation Road 2: The Sea of Glass and Fire, Revelation Road: The Black Rider, The Book of Esther, End of the Harvest, Second Glance, The Visitation, Bells of Innocence, Apostle Peter and the Last Supper, Murdercycle, The Crossing, Sarah's Choice, Christmas Angel, What If..., Encounter: Paradise Lost, Redeemed, The Sparky Chronicles: The Map, Run On, God's Not Dead 3, Revelation Road 3: The Black Rider, The Encounter: Paradise Lost
TV Shows The Amazing Spider-Man, Bewitched, The Betty Hutton Show
Star Sign Aries

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#Fact
1 His ashes are inurned at Hollywood Forever Cemetery (Los Angeles) alongside those of his son Jonathan's.
2 He had a son, Jonathan (born in 1955), with his first wife, Mary. He also had a daughter, Alexandra, with his second wife, Lisa.
3 Best remembered by the public for his role as Larry Tate in Bewitched (1964).
4 Served in the US Marine Corps in WW II.
5 His son, Jonathan, was killed in the terrorist bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 on December 21st, 1988, over Lockerbie (Scotland, UK).


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mr. Novak 1963 TV Series Ralph Morrison
The Lieutenant 1963 TV Series Major Grant Amory
Perry Mason 1960-1963 TV Series Victor Kendall / Henry De Garmo
The Dakotas 1963 TV Series Jonah Snowden
McKeever & the Colonel 1962-1963 TV Series Carlson / Trustee
The Virginian 1963 TV Series Paul J. Willson
The Dick Powell Theatre 1963 TV Series
Saints and Sinners 1962 TV Series Clinton Saunders
Have Gun - Will Travel 1959-1962 TV Series Marshal Tom Carey / Cus Mincus / Webster / ...
The Lloyd Bridges Show 1962 TV Series Carter
Stoney Burke 1962 TV Series Mr. Holland
The Twilight Zone 1960-1962 TV Series George Rogers / Brinkley
Frontier Circus 1962 TV Series F. X. Farnum
Hawaiian Eye 1961-1962 TV Series Mitchell Lloyd / Avery Carlton
Cain's Hundred 1962 TV Series Howard Judlow
Alcoa Premiere 1962 TV Series Mr. Tucker
Outlaws 1960-1962 TV Series Clay Fisher / Charlie Peale / Charlie Peal
Surfside 6 1961-1962 TV Series Bernard 'Chilly' Childress / Arnold Plagermann
Tales of Wells Fargo 1961 TV Series Dooley
Target: The Corruptors 1961 TV Series Mr. Welcome
Tallahassee 7000 1961 TV Series Arthur Baylor
Checkmate 1961 TV Series Lawrence Tucker
Madison Avenue 1961 Stevenson Brock
The Asphalt Jungle 1961 TV Series Commissioner James Deane
The Tom Ewell Show 1961 TV Series Cameron Colby
My Three Sons 1961 TV Series George Ferguson
The Great Impostor 1961 Dr. Hammond
Peter Loves Mary 1961 TV Series John Carlton
Michael Shayne 1961 TV Series Ted Walker
Coronado 9 1960 TV Series Jeff Hollister
The DuPont Show with June Allyson 1960 TV Series Mr. Wells / Rolph
The Roaring 20's 1960 TV Series Miles McMahon
The Untouchables 1959-1960 TV Series Atty. Archie Grayson / W.S. Andrews
Sunrise at Campobello 1960 Mr. Lassiter
The Apartment 1960 Mr. Eichelberger
The Chevy Mystery Show 1960 TV Series Charley Frey
Hotel de Paree 1960 TV Series Cotton
Bonanza 1960 TV Series Alexander Pendleton / Shanghai Pete
Peter Gunn 1960 TV Series Amoury Kinett
The Unforeseen 1960 TV Series
Encounter 1960 TV Series
Mr. Lucky 1959 TV Series Mr. Van Horn
R.C.M.P. 1959 TV Series Bart Boyd
Playhouse 90 1959 TV Series Freddie Henderson
Alfred Hitchcock Presents 1959 TV Series Mr. Barberosa
Father Knows Best 1959 TV Series Mr. Garrett
The Betty Hutton Show 1959 TV Series
Markham 1959 TV Series Charles Halliday
One Step Beyond 1959 TV Series Lt. Barry
Alcoa Theatre 1959 TV Series Mills
Armstrong Circle Theatre 1957-1959 TV Series Magistrate
Kraft Theatre 1953-1958 TV Series Henry Greatorex / Mr. Langley
The Goddess 1958 Burt Harris (uncredited)
Harbormaster 1958 TV Series Mike
The Phil Silvers Show 1956-1958 TV Series Larkin / Clint / Captain Buckmaster / ...
Sweet Smell of Success 1957 Otis Elwell (uncredited)
The Alcoa Hour 1956-1957 TV Series Bixby / Sully
Robert Montgomery Presents 1955-1957 TV Series Tom Jackson / Barney
Men of Annapolis 1957 TV Series Bronte, Sr.
Studio One in Hollywood 1954-1956 TV Series Van Zandt / Oliver / Max
Appointment with Adventure 1956 TV Series
Danger 1955 TV Series
Goodyear Playhouse 1951-1955 TV Series Martin Ramsey / Debataz / Dr. Tallman
Producers' Showcase 1954 TV Series
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse 1951-1954 TV Series Cary Sloane
Lincoln's Little Correspondent 1953 TV Movie
The Vision of Father Flanagan 1952 TV Movie Judge Warren
Lights Out 1951 TV Series Jeff Chambers
Nash Airflyte Theatre 1950 TV Series
The Ford Theatre Hour 1949 TV Series
Mergers & Acquisitions 1989 Short Chairman of the Board
Dynasty 1986 TV Series Dr. Gavin
Dallas 1985-1986 TV Series Mark
Riptide 1986 TV Series Professor Shellbeck
The A-Team 1986 TV Series Rudy / Charles Winston
Brewster's Millions 1985 George Granville
Remington Steele 1985 TV Series J.W. Kendall
This Wife for Hire 1985 TV Movie Larry Dunston
Cagney & Lacey 1985 TV Series Mitchell Farnsworth
Fast Forward 1985 Mr. Sabol
Quincy M.E. 1981-1982 TV Series Drew Castle / Dr. Fulton
The Incredible Hulk 1981 TV Series Archer Hewitt
Wonder Woman 1979 TV Series The General
CPO Sharkey 1978 TV Series Admiral Holland
The Love Boat 1978 TV Series Greg Beatty
The Amazing Spider-Man 1977 TV Series J. Jonah Jameson
The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington 1977 Senator Rawlings
Mary Tyler Moore 1977 TV Series Mr. Cobb
Switch 1977 TV Series Mr. Owens
Phyllis 1976 TV Series Dean Armbruster
What's Happening!! 1976 TV Series Mr. Reynolds
Police Woman 1974-1976 TV Series Brinker / Albin
Twin Detectives 1976 TV Movie Marvin Telford
The Rockford Files 1976 TV Series Martin Eastman
The Streets of San Francisco 1976 TV Series Frank Garson
Cannon 1974-1975 TV Series Judge Barnett / Dick Krueger
Rhoda 1975 TV Series Ted Cummings
Columbo 1975 TV Series Phil Corrigan
Medical Story 1975 TV Series Daniel Codroy
The Manhunter 1975 TV Series
The Rookies 1974 TV Series Storey
Kojak 1974 TV Series Ramsey Brewer
The Six Million Dollar Man: The Solid Gold Kidnapping 1973 TV Movie Ambassador Scott
The Odd Couple 1973 TV Series Phil Russell
Room 222 1973 TV Series Tom McWilliams
Adam-12 1973 TV Series J. T. McGrath
Banacek 1973 TV Series W. Crawford Morgan
Love, American Style 1973 TV Series Lee (segment "Love and the Legend")
Snowball Express 1972 Mr. Fowler
The Paul Lynde Show 1972 TV Series Mayor
The New Temperatures Rising Show 1972 TV Series Mr. Andrews
Mission: Impossible 1972 TV Series Max Bander
Search 1972 TV Series Miles Llewellyn
Bewitched 1964-1972 TV Series Larry Tate
The Red, White, and Black 1970 10th Cavalry Trooper
Insight 1970 TV Series Harry
The Lollipop Cover 1965 Richard
12 O'Clock High 1964 TV Series Brigadier General
Slattery's People 1964 TV Series Dr. James Freeman
My Favorite Martian 1964 TV Series Dr. Nichols / Lloyd Thomas
The Farmer's Daughter 1964 TV Series Charlie Henderson
The Great Adventure 1964 TV Series John C. Calhoun
Destry 1964 TV Series Austin Karnes
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour 1963-1964 TV Series Jack Fowler / Lance Hawthorn / Detective Burr
Burke's Law 1964 TV Series Madison Cooper
77 Sunset Strip 1962-1963 TV Series Jasper Clinton / Peter Lorch
Glynis 1963 TV Series Dave Hayward
The Fugitive 1963 TV Series George Banning

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bewitched 1969 TV Series 1 episode

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Mergers & Acquisitions 1989 Short dedicated to the memory of

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Decline of Western Civilization Part II: The Metal Years 1988 Documentary

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Pioneers of Television 2011 TV Mini-Series documentary Mr. Rogers in Twilight Zone: I Sing The Body Electric
Bewitched: The Magic Unveiled 2005 Video short Larry Tate
The Lawbreakers 1961 Commissioner James Deane

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008 TV Land Award TV Land Awards Mad Ad Man (or Woman) of the Year Bewitched (1964)


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