‘Law & Order’ Star Sam Waterston's 4 Children Are All Grown Up, And They Are The Spitting Images Of Their Father In His Youth

July 16, 2019

Actor Sam Waterson is popular for his role as District attorney Jack McCoy on NBC television series Law & Order. His role in the TV show got him a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and 3 Emmy nominations.

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His family

The Law & Order star was married twice and has four children. Sam has one son, James, from his first marriage to Barbara Rutledge-Johns.

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During his second marriage to former model Lynn Louisa Woodruff, Sam’s two daughters Katherine Waterston and Elisabeth Waterston were born, as well as his son, Graham.

Sam's kids are all grown up

All the actor’s kids are already so grown up and bear a striking resemblance to their father. By the way, all of Sam’s children decided to follow in their famous dad’s footsteps.

The actor’s children are all extremely talented, but it’s no wonder, as the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.

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His first son, James Waterston is an actor and a pianist who has traveled and performed around the world doing television, stage, and film. He is married with two children.

Graham Waterston the second son is also a popular actor and producer known for his works in such movies as And It Was Good, I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry, The Ballad of Jack and Rose, and Blackbird.

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Sam's daughter, Elisabeth Waterston an actress, known for her roles in The Prince and Me, Good Dick, and Quantico, is married to Louis Cancelmi.

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Katherine Waterston is an actress like her siblings. She is best known for performances in films such as Michael Clayton, Inherent Vice, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Steve Jobs, and Alien: Covenant.

Sam was inspired by his own father too

Though the actor was inspired to become an actor by his father, he didn't support his children's choice of career at first. In an interview, he admitted that he told his daughters it wasn’t a great idea for them to become actresses, but later supported them.

Sam must be really proud of his children. It is impossible not to notice the striking resemblance.