During the run-up to the November 2004 general election, Whitford, who was then playing White House Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman on the NBC TV drama series The West Wing, made a satirical video that purported to support then-President George W.Bush for re-election, but which actually lampooned Bush's tax cuts for the rich.Bradley Whitford (born October 10, 1959) is an American film and television actor.
He co-starred in the Joss Whedon/Drew Goddard horror film The Cabin in the Woods, filmed in 2009 but not released until April 2012.
In 2010, Whitford starred as Dan Stark in the Fox TV comedy The Good Guys opposite Colin Hanks where he played an unorthodox, almost-out-of-control cop with a mustache.
During the run-up to the November 2012 general election, Whitford and Courage Campaign founder and chair, Rick Jacobs, appeared together in a video that explained "what's really going on and who's really behind California's Proposition 30 and Proposition 32." Proposition 30 was approved by California voters by a margin of 54 to 46 percent.
Proposition 32 was defeated by a margin of 56 to 44 percent.
In 2011, Whitford guest starred in In Plain Sight on USA Network as a man combatting paranoia.
He appeared in the season three finale of The Mentalist as a minion of and decoy for the long-sought nemesis of Patrick Jane, Red John.
He also appeared on Law & Order: Los Angeles as a lawyer.
On September 15, 2011, the American Foundation for Equal Rights, in partnership with Broadway Impact, announced the complete cast—including Whitford—and roles for the one-night only staged reading of 8, a new play chronicling the historic trial in the federal legal challenge to California's Proposition 8.
During the run-up to the November 2014 Wisconsin gubernatorial election, Whitford visited multiple University of Wisconsin System campuses in support of the campaign for the Democratic nominee for governor Mary Burke.
In reference to Hillary Clinton, he said "her motivation as long as I've known her is to get healthcare..healthcare for children".
Bradley Whitford was born on October 10, 1959 (his age is 54 years old) in Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America.