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Napoleon Whiting (1910–1984)

Napoleon Whiting was born on September 21, 1910 in Canton, Mississippi, USA. He was an actor, known for Giant (1956), Every Girl Should Have One (1978) and Farewell, My Lovely (1975). He died on October 22, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Giant Jefferson Swazey
Farewell, My Lovely
Farewell, My Lovely Hotel Clerk
The Big Valley


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 1979 Goldie and the Boxer (TV Movie)
 1978 Every Girl Should Have One
 1976 Visions (TV Series)
- Two Brothers (1976)
 1975 Fugitive Lovers
Arthur the Valet
 1975 Farewell, My Lovely
Hotel Clerk
 1974 Black Samson
Old Henry
 1974 Busting
Rizzo's Butler
 1973 Trouble Comes to Town (TV Movie)
Uncle Mose
 1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Red Cap
- A Game of Chess (1972) ... Red Cap
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series)
- He Was Only Seven (1972) ... Bert
 1972 Nichols (TV Series)
- Eddie Joe (1972) ... Preacher
 1971 Skin Game
 1971 Yuma (TV Movie)
 1969-1970 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Waiter / Donald
- Warn the World About Mike (1970) ... Waiter
- All Flags Flying (1969) ... Donald
 1970 There Was a Crooked Man...
Lomax Servant (uncredited)
 1970 Carter's Army (TV Movie)
Fuzzy (uncredited)
 1965-1969 The Big Valley (TV Series)
- Point and Counterpoint (1969) ... Silas
- Danger Road (1969) ... Silas
- The Other Face of Justice (1969) ... Silas
- A Passage of Saints (1969) ... Silas
- The Royal Road (1969) ... Silas
 1967 Hotel
Waiter (uncredited)
 1966 Chamber of Horrors
Servant (uncredited)
 1965 Run for Your Life (TV Series)
The Uncle
- Journey into Yesterday (1965) ... The Uncle
 1965 The Rogues (TV Series)
- The Bartered MacBride (1965) ... Harrison
 1964 Profiles in Courage (TV Series)
- Thomas Hart Benton (1964) ... Henry
 1964 Kisses for My President
Usher (uncredited)
 1963 4 for Texas
Waiter (uncredited)
 1963 Living Between Two Worlds
Rev. Williamson
 1963 The Great Adventure (TV Series)
Free Negro
- Go Down, Moses (1963) ... Free Negro
 1963 Wall of Noise
 1962 Cain's Hundred (TV Series)
- The Plush Jungle: Benjamin Riker (1962) ... Waiter (uncredited)
 1959 Career
Bellhop (uncredited)
 1959 Don't Give Up the Ship
Porter (uncredited)
 1959 It Happened to Jane
Eugene - Waiter
 1959 Imitation of Life
Kenneth - Lora's Butler (uncredited)
 1958 The Jack Benny Program (TV Series)
- Railroad Station Program (1958) ... Porter
 1957 The Helen Morgan Story
Napoleon - Wade's Butler (uncredited)
 1957 The Adventures of Jim Bowie (TV Series)
- Flowers for McDonough (1957) ... Francis
 1957 The Tattered Dress
Willie the Porter (uncredited)
 1956 Giant
Jefferson Swazey
 1956 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
- The Big Switch (1956) ... Tony
 1955 Cavalcade of America (TV Series)
 1952 The Narrow Margin
Redcap (uncredited)
 1951 The Tall Target
Hawker (uncredited)
 1950 My Friend Irma Goes West
Waiter (uncredited)
 1950 Mystery Street
Red Cap (uncredited)
 1950 A Woman of Distinction
Porter (uncredited)
 1948 The Big Clock
Bootblack (uncredited)
 1948 The Bride Goes Wild
Porter (uncredited)
 1947 Born to Kill
Train Porter (uncredited)
 1946 Centennial Summer
Redcap (uncredited)
 1945 The Falcon in San Francisco
Pullman Porter (uncredited)
 1943 Riding High
Redcap (uncredited)
 1943 Spy Train
Club Car Porter
 1942 Professor Creeps
Taxicab Driver (as Nappy Whiting)
 1942 Lady Luck
Chauffer (as Nappie Whiting)
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