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

The Path to Violence
The Path to Violence
0h 54min
2013
Swimming to Cambodia
Swimming to Cambodia
R
1h 23min
1987
Eagle's Wing
Eagle's Wing
PG
1h 51min
1979
Sweet William
Sweet William
R
1h 32min
1982
Sweet Revenge
Sweet Revenge
PG
1h 29min
1975
Miracle at Midnight
Miracle at Midnight
1h 29min
1998
I'll Fly Away
I'll Fly Away
1h
1991
A Captive in the Land
A Captive in the Land
PG
1h 36min
1993
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 29min
2016
Grace and Frankie
Grace and Frankie
TV-MA
0h 30min
2015
Please Be Normal
Please Be Normal
1h 29min
2014
Cooper & Hemingway: The True Gen
Cooper & Hemingway: The True Gen
2h 26min
2013
The Matthew Shepard Story
The Matthew Shepard Story
TV-14
1h 36min
2002
A House Divided
A House Divided
R
1h 40min
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

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