Elizabeth Anne VanderPutten - Star Gazing with Jean

Actor Sam Waterston - Guest
1999 Kennedy Center Honors

Sam Waterston has been in 70+ TV series and movies, often as a lawyer such as his roles as District Attorney Forrest Bedford in the acclaimed series, I'll Fly Away (1991–93) and as Assistant District Attorney Jack McCoy in, Law and Order (1994–) for which, on March 7, 1999, he won a SAG award for Best Actor in a Drama Series.

Other honors include (1972/73) OBIE Award for Distinguished Performance and (1972) Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Performance for Much Ado About Nothing;
(1993) Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series for I'll Fly Away; and (1993) Emmy for Outstanding Informational Series for Time Life's Lost Civilizations which he hosted.


Photo by Jean Pollack