Sam Waterston

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Sam Waterston

Waterston in Los Angeles, January 7, 2010
Born Samuel Atkinson Waterston
November 15, 1940 (1940-11-15) (age 73)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Occupation Actor, television producer, television director
Years active 1964 - Present
Spouse Barbara Rutledge (1964–1975) (divorced)
Lynn Louisa Woodruff (1976–present)
Children James Waterston
Elisabeth Waterston
Katherine Waterston
Graham Waterston

Samuel Atkinson "Sam" Waterston (born November 15, 1940) is an American actor, producer, and director. He is best known for playing Executive Assistant District Attorney Jack McCoy in Law & Order, and also for playing Sydney Schanberg in the 1984 movie The Killing Fields. He won a Screen Actors Guild Award for his work on Law & Order.[1] He has also been nominated for an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for that show. He has won other awards, too. He has also been nominated for a lot of awards.

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