Sam Waterston

Birthday:

11/15/1940

Place of birth:

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA:

Biography:

Samuel Atkinson "Sam" Waterston (born November 15, 1940) is an American actor and occasional producer and director. Among other roles, he is noted for his Academy Award-nominated portrayal of Sydney Schanberg in 1984's The Killing Fields, and his Golden Globe- and Screen Actors Guild Award-winning portrayal of Jack McCoy on the NBC television series Law & Order. He has been nominated for multiple Golden Globe-, Screen Actors Guild-, BAFTA- and Emmy Awards, having starred in over eighty film and television productions during his forty-five year career. Allmovie has characterised Waterston as having "cultivated a loyal following with his quietly charismatic, unfailingly solid performances." Description above from the Wikipedia article Sam Waterston, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


TV Series Credits

Godless (2017)
as Marshal John Cook
Godless (2017)
as Marshall John Cook
Grace and Frankie (2015)
as Sol Bergstein
Jo (2013)
as
The Newsroom (2012)
as Charlie Skinner
Prohibition (2011)
as Reader (voice)
Masters of Science Fiction (2007)
as
The Colbert Report (2005)
as
Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005)
as
Law & Order: Trial by Jury (2005)
as Jack McCoy
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
as
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)
as Jack McCoy
Family Guy (1999)
as
Lewis & Clark - The Journey of the Corps of Discovery (1997)
as Thomas Jefferson (voice)
Thomas Jefferson (1997)
as Thomas Jefferson (voice)
Homicide: Life on the Street (1993)
as
I'll Fly Away (1991)
as
The Civil War (1990)
as Abraham Lincoln
Law & Order (1990)
as Jack McCoy
The Nightmare Years (1989)
as Bill Shirer
Tales from the Crypt (1989)
as
Lincoln (1988)
as Abraham Lincoln
Q.E.D. (1982)
as
Oppenheimer (1980)
as Robert Oppenheimer
Saturday Night Live (1975)
as
Jeopardy! (1964)
as
Dr. Kildare (1961)
as
Hallmark Hall of Fame (1951)
as