Sam Waterston

Sam Waterston

American actor, producer and director
Samuel Atkinson Waterston is an American actor, producer, and director. Waterston is known for his work in theater, television and film.Wikipedia
BornNovember 15, 1940
HometownCambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America
Net worth$20 million
Height6'1" (1.85m)
SpouseLynn Louisa Woodruff (m 1976 - present) , Barbara Rutledge Johns (m 1964 - 1975)
ChildrenKatherine Waterston , James Waterston
ParentsAlice Tucker Atkinson , George Chychele Waterston
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Top Stories

Grace and Frankie's Sam Waterston has a famous daughter - and you'll definitely recognise her

  • Grace and Frankie is beloved by fans mostly for its brilliant cast made up of esteemed actors. One of those stars is Sam Waterston, known and adored for playing Sol Bergstein, who has enjoyed success in the film, television and theatre industry for over 55 years. MORE: Meet Grace and Frankie star Martin Sheen's very famous family But audiences might be surprised to learn that the 80-year-old's daughter, Katherine Waterson, is pretty famous herself – and film fans will definitely recognise her. W

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Gatsby in Connecticut: The Untold Story
Gatsby in Connecticut: The Untold Story
1h 11min
2020
Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators
Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George's Creators
1h 21min
2017
Dateline: Saigon
Dateline: Saigon
1h 35min
2016
Anesthesia
Anesthesia
R
1h 30min
2016
Grace and Frankie
Grace and Frankie
TV-MA
0h 30min
2015
Please Be Normal
Please Be Normal
1h 29min
2014
Cooper and Hemingway: The True Gen
Cooper and Hemingway: The True Gen
2h
2013
The Path to Violence
The Path to Violence
0h 54min
2013
The Matthew Shepard Story
The Matthew Shepard Story
TV-14
1h 28min
2002
A House Divided
A House Divided
R
1h 41min
2000
The Forest Where We Live
The Forest Where We Live
1997
The Proprietor
The Proprietor
R
1h 53min
1976
The Journey of August King
The Journey of August King
PG-13
1h 31min
1976
The Enemy Within
The Enemy Within
TV-14
1h 26min
1994
Serial Mom
Serial Mom
R
1h 35min
1994
David's Mother
David's Mother
1h 32min
1994
Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker
Assault at West Point: The Court-Martial of Johnson Whittaker
PG-13
1h 38min
1994
I'll Fly Away: Then and Now
I'll Fly Away: Then and Now
1h 36min
1993
Mindwalk
Mindwalk
PG
1h 52min
1991
I'll Fly Away
I'll Fly Away
1h
1991
The Man in the Moon
The Man in the Moon
PG-13
1h 39min
1991
The Civil War
The Civil War
TV-14
11h 20min
1990

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2004Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesLaw & OrderNominated
2002Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesLaw & OrderNominated
2001Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesLaw & OrderNominated
2000Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama SeriesLaw & OrderNominated
2000Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesLaw & OrderNominated