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About Sam Waterston
Sam Waterston is an actor, director and producer of television shows, films and theatre. He began acting on stage in 1962 and did not make his screen debut until three years later.
His best-known roles on stage, television and film include Abraham Lincoln in “Abe Lincoln in Illinois”, Jack McCoy in “Law & Order” for sixteen seasons and Nick Carraway in “The Great Gatsby”.
He grew up as one of four children born to George Chychele Waterston and Alice Tucker Atkinson.
Actor James Waterson is his son from his first marriage to Barbara Rutledge-Johns, which ended in 1975.
He has three other children, including actress Katherine Waterston, with his second wife, Lynn Woodruff, whom he married in 1976.
His performance in “Law & Order” won him a Screen Actors Guild Award.
Outside of acting, he is known for his commitment to humanitarian causes.
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As for lawyers, it's more fun to play one than to be one.Sam Waterston
Sam Waterston's Popularity
Sam Waterston is a famous American actor, who was born on November 15, 1940. As a person born on this date, Sam Waterston is listed in our database as the 77th most popular celebrity for the day (November 15) and the 125th most popular for the year (1940).
People born on November 15 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Sam Waterston is the 1962nd most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Sam Waterston's birthday, Sam Waterston is the 13367th most famous American and ranks 14th in famous people born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
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