Sam Waterston American actor

Sam Waterston is a 82 years old American actor from . He was born on November 15, 1940 in as Samuel Atkinson Waterston.

Sam Waterston
United States
November 15, 1940
Age :
82 years old
Birth Sign :



Samuel Atkinson Sam Waterston is an American actor producer and director. Among other roles he is noted for his Academy Award-nominated portrayal of Sydney Schanberg in The Killing Fields and his Golden Globe-nominated and Screen Actors Guild Award-winning portrayal of Jack McCoy on the NBC television series Law & Order.
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His real name:
Birth name of Sam Waterston is Samuel Atkinson Waterston
Is Sam Waterston still alive?

Yes, Sam Waterston is still alive Last check: 1 year ago


His mother is Alice Tucker Atkinson and his father is George Chychele Waterston. and George Chychele Waterston was 36 years old when Sam born.


Alice Tucker Atkinson
Mother: Alice Tucker Atkinson
George Chychele Waterston
Father: George Chychele Waterston


Sam Waterston had two marriages.

Lynn Louisa Woodruff

Lynn Louisa Woodruff

He married with Lynn Louisa Woodruff on Monday, January 26th, 1976. Sam Waterston was 35 years old. Married for 47 years, 7 months.

Barbara Rutledge Johns

Barbara Rutledge Johns

Waterston married with Barbara Rutledge Johns in 1964. Sam Waterston was 23 years old. They ended their 5 years marriage in 1969.


He has four children, Graham , Katherine (2003, American film and television actress) , James (54, American actor) and Elisabeth (46, Actress) .


Sam Waterston has 1 sibling. British ornithologist George (29 years older)

Sam Waterston net worth

He has a net worth of 15 million dollars.


Sam Waterston Movies (72)

There are 72 movies of Sam Waterston.

His first feature film was Miss Sloane (2016, as George Dupont). He was 76 when he starred in this movie. Since 2016, he has appeared in 72 feature films. The last one is In Bad Taste (2000). In this movie, we watched him as himself .

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Sam Waterston movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Sam Waterston TV Shows (28)

His first TV Show was Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951).

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Awards (4)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Actor in 1984 , nominated Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play in 1994 , awarded star on Hollywood Walk of Fame , awarded Emmy Award ,


He graduated from University Of Paris (1896-1968), Brooks School and Yale University

What is Sam's zodiac sign?

Sam Waterston zodiac sign is scorpio.

When is Waterston's next birthday?

Sam Waterston was born on the , which was a Friday. He will be turning 83 in only 51 days from today (25 September, 2023).

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