Nick Whitaker Movies and Career Information
Oct 01, 1988
Salt Lake City
Nick Whitaker (born October 1, 1988) is an American actor who played the lead role in Benji: Off the Leash!. Whitaker's firsy role was a Chase Patterson in Message in a Cell Phone. He is active in the LDS church and has appeared in many church related movies which include starring as the Prophet Joseph Smith in the major film from the LDS Motion Picture Studios, Joseph - Prophet of the Restoration,>ref name="ldsfilm"/> which is currently playing at the Joseph Smith Memorial Building and various visitor centres across the world. He has also appeared in Brigham City, Money or The Mission, and the children's film Bug Off. Whitaker has also appeared in the Disney Channel movies High School Musical and Read It and Weep, and he had a minor role as one of the basketball players in Hatching Pete. In Read It and Weep he plays Lenny Bartlett, the older brother of Jamie Bartlett, who is the main character. In the movie he sings the song "I Will Be Around". Unofficial MP3's of the song are currently being circulated on various movie and Disney fan sites due to the lack of any official releases.