Samuel Atkinson Waterston born on 15 November 1940 in Cambridge to George Chychele Waterston and Alice Tucker Atkinson. He is a citizen of United States of America. Sam Waterston was educated at University of Paris, Yale University and Brooks School.
He is an American actor, producer and director.
Sam Waterston has had two spouses: Lynn Louisa Woodruff and Barbara Rutledge Johns. He has four children Katherine Waterston, Elisabeth Waterston, James Waterston and Graham Waterston.
Sam Waterston has worked as a film director, film producer, stage actor, film actor, television actor, voice actor and actor. He has been a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He has been nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor and Tony Award for Best Actor in a Play. He has has won Emmy Award.
He is also known as Samuel Atkinson Waterston.