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Sam Waterston

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia 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.

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Nov 15, 1940 In Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Hallmark Hall of Fame 1951-12-24
Latest Project:
Movie On the Basis of Sex 2018-11-09
Known For
Poster of Anestesia
Poster of The Newsroom
Poster of A Captive in the Land
Poster of Much Ado About Nothing
Movie On the Basis of Sex Erwin Griswold 2018-11-09
Series Godless Marshall John Cook 2017-11-22
Movie El caso Sloane George Dupont 2016-11-25
Movie Anestesia Prof. Walter Zarrow 2016-01-08
Series Grace and Frankie Sol Bergstein 2015-05-08
Movie Please Be Normal Dad 2015-03-20
Series Jo Unknown 2013-01-17
Series The Newsroom Charlie Skinner 2012-06-24
Series Prohibition Reader (voice) 2011-10-02
Movie The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear Himself 2010-10-30
Series Masters of Science Fiction Unknown 2007-08-03
Series The Colbert Report Unknown 2005-10-17
Series Law & Order: Trial by Jury Unknown 2005-03-03
Movie Le Divorce Chester Walker 2003-08-08
Movie The Matthew Shepard Story Dennis Shepard 2002-03-16
Movie A House Divided David Dickson 2000-07-30
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Padre de familia Unknown 1999-01-31
Movie Miracle at Midnight Dr. Karl Koster 1998-03-17
Movie Exiled Jack McCoy 1998-11-08
Series Thomas Jefferson Thomas Jefferson (voice) 1997-02-18
Movie Conspiración en la sombra The President 1997-01-31
Movie The Proprietor Harry Bancroft 1996-09-09
Movie Nixon Richard Helms 1995-12-22
Movie The Journey of August King Mooney Wright 1995-09-14
Movie David's Mother John Nils 1994-04-10
Movie Asalto en West Point: el consejo de guerra a Johnson Whittaker Daniel Chamberlain 1994-02-26
Movie Los asesinatos de mamá Eugene Sutphin 1994-04-13
Movie El enemigo en casa President William Foster 1994-08-24
Movie I'll Fly Away: Then and Now Forrest Bedford 1993-10-11
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Movie A Captive in the Land Royce 1993-01-15
Series I'll Fly Away 1991-10-07
Movie Verano en Louisiana Matthew Trant 1991-09-30
Series The Civil War Abraham Lincoln 1990-09-23
Series Ley y orden Jack McCoy 1990-09-13
Movie Senderos de la mente Jack Edwards 1990-09-09
Movie Lantern Hill Andrew Stuart 1989-08-29
Series Historias de la cripta Unknown 1989-06-10
Movie Welcome Home Woody 1989-09-29
Movie Delitos y faltas Ben 1989-10-13
Movie Terrorist on Trial: The United States vs. Salim Ajami Prosecutor 1988-12-30
Series Lincoln Abraham Lincoln 1988-03-27
Movie Devil's Paradise Jones 1987-05-07
Movie The Room Upstairs Travis Coles 1987-01-31
Movie Septiembre Peter 1987-01-01
Movie The Fifth Missile Capt. Allard Renslow 1986-02-23
Movie Hannah y sus hermanas David 1986-02-07
Movie Entre amigas Harry Crandall 1986-03-21
Movie Flagrant Désir Inspecteur Gerry Morrison 1986-06-11
Movie Señal de alarma Cal Morse 1985-08-23
Movie Love Lives On Bernie 1985-03-31
Movie Los gritos del silencio Sydney Schanberg 1984-11-02
Movie The Boy Who Loved Trolls Ofoeti 1984-08-01
Movie Dempsey Doc Kearns 1983-09-28
Series Q.E.D. 1982-03-23
Movie La puerta del cielo Frank Canton 1980-11-19
Series Oppenheimer Robert Oppenheimer 1980-10-29
Movie Un enredo para dos Jack Cutter 1980-09-26
Movie Sweet William William McClusky 1980-04-11
Movie Yo, gran cazador White Bull 1979-11-23
Movie Friendly Fire C.D. Bryan 1979-01-01
Movie Interiores Mike 1978-08-02
Movie Capricornio Uno Lt. Col. Peter Willis 1977-12-10
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Movie Journey Into Fear Mr. Graham 1975-08-08
Movie Vidas sin barreras Cecil Colson 1975-01-01
Movie Reflections of Murder Michael Elliott 1974-11-24
Movie El gran Gatsby Nick Carraway 1974-03-27
Movie The Glass Menagerie Tom Wingfield 1973-12-16
Movie Much Ado About Nothing Benedick 1973-02-02
Movie Salvajes James, the Limping Man 1972-06-27
Movie Mahoney's Last Stand Felix 1972-01-01
Movie Who Killed Mary Whats'ername? Alex Monte 1971-12-11
Movie Cover Me Babe Cameraman 1970-10-01
Movie Three Taylor 1969-12-23
Movie Generation Desmond 1969-12-15
Movie Cuidado con el mayordomo Oliver 1967-04-19
Series Jeopardy! Unknown 1964-03-30
Series Dr. Kildare Unknown 1961-09-27
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24