Sam Waterston Net Worth
Sam Waterston net worth: Sam Waterston is an American actor, producer, and director who has a net worth of $15 million. Sam Waterston's salary per episode of The Newsroom is $50,000. Sam Waterston has earned his net worth from many movie and TV roles such as Award-winning portrayal of Jack McCoy on the NBC television series Law & Order. He was born in November of 1940 and first became known for his role of Sydney Schanberg in The Killing Fields, which was released in 1984. He achieved international fame after playing character Jack McCoy in NBC's drama series Law & Order. For his efforts he was nominated for a Golden Globe and awarded a Screen Actors Guild Award. In 2010, Waterston received the prestigious act of gaining a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. And in 2012 he became a member of the American Theatre Hall of Fame. Waterston has been married two times. First to Barbara Rutledge-Johns, with whom he had one son, James, who is also an actor. After divorcing in 1975, he remarried Lynn Louisa Woodruff in 1976. She is a former model. The couple has three children together, two daughters who are also actresses, Katherine and Elisabeth, and one son Graham. Waterston is also an avid humanitarian. He donates both time and funds to various groups, such as Oceana, Meals on Wheels, The United Way, and The Episcopal Actors' Guild of America. For his efforts, he received a Goodermote Humanitarian Award in 2012.