Graham Waterston Sam Waterston Son; What is he doing? Is he married?

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Graham Waterston Sam Waterston Son; What is he doing? Is he married?
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Graham Waterston is an American-born film producer. But, he is mostly recognized as the son of well-known actor Sam Waterston. His father has received several awards including Golden Globe Award, Primetime Emmy Award, and many more. Not only that but, his dad has starred in more than 80 films in his fifty years of acting career.

But, today we will be focusing more on Graham’s personal life. Is he dating anyone? If so, who is his girlfriend? Or is Sam’s son already married to someone? We will never know until and unless we go through this write-up.

Let’s get started, and also know about Waterston’s age, Instagram, career, and many more.

Graham Waterston Is The Fourth Child Of Sam Waterston: Information On His Age, & Siblings

He was born on April 29, 1983, in New York, USA. He is the son of actor Sam Waterston, and former model Lynn Louisa Woodruff. Graham belongs to English, Scottish, and possibly other ethnical backgrounds, and is American by nationality.

Talking about his childhood, the film producer has kept such details behind closed doors. Besides, Graham has two biological sisters Elisabeth Waterston, and Katherine Waterston, and one half-elder brother James Waterston. The eldest among them is his half-brother.

Graham Waterston is the youngest among his siblings
Graham with his siblings

James was born on January 17, 1969, in New York to Sam and his first wife, Barbara Rutledge Johns. Similarly, some years after, their dad walked down the aisle for the second time with Graham’s mom. From their marriage, they first welcomed a daughter, Elisabeth who was born on 30 March 1977 in Paris, France.

Then, Katherine came into their life as the second daughter on March 3, 1980, in Westminster, London, England, UK. Besides, as we said above, James is the half-brother, but in reality, they are like biological siblings. In fact, they are very close to each other, unlike other celebrity’s kids.

Graham Is A Well-Educated Individual

Waterston first went to enroll at the Proctor Academy and graduated in 2000. Then, until 2005, he studied at New York University.

Graham Waterston Has Produced A Short-Film: His Movie & TV Shows Career

Sam Waterston’ son first made his work debut in the film industry, in 2005, with The Ballad of Jack and Rose. Then, in 2007, again he worked in the additional crew, in the movie named Blackbird.

In 2015, Graham produced the short film, And It Was Good. In this movie, his family member including, James Waterston, Elisabeth Waterston, and their father Sam Waterston has also starred. At the 2015 Brooklyn Film Festival, his movie also received the Spirit Award.

Graham Waterston and Ambra Medda attend COSTUME NATIONAL & ENNIO CAPASA Celebrate PATTI SMITH’S Film “Dream Of LIfe” at Costume National Store on September 12, 2008, in New York City. Source: Getty

However, after this production work in 2015, he has yet to work any in further movies and TV shows. Besides, his dad Sam has worked in theater, television and, film, so far. Similarly, Sam has starred in many hits including, HamletMuch Ado About NothingLaw & Order, and many more.

Furthermore, the actor starred in The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, just to promote the show. His other acting credit includes Masters of Science Fiction, Law & Order: Special Victims UnitThe Matthew Shepard Story, and others.

All Of Graham’s Siblings Are Now Successful Actors

Graham is not the only person to be in the film industry in his family. As of now, all three of his siblings have followed in their father’s footsteps. His oldest brother, James, has appeared in more than thirty TV shows including NBC’s “Law & Order,” from 1999 to 2017.

His other elder sister, Katherine, has appeared in multiple television series and films. The actress first rose to stardom after starring in a leading role as Shasta Fay Hepworth in the movie Inherent Vice. Similarly, she is also known for appearing as Tina Goldstein in the film, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

Graham’s second eldest sister, Elisabeth, has also made an identity of her own in the media. She has appeared in Much Ado About Nothing alongside her father. Her other works include The Education of Max Bickford, Detective Trousers in the Beat Goes On, Gossip Girl, and others.

Is Graham Waterston Dating Anyone?

The star kid doesn’t seem to be dating anyone as of 2023. Similarly, he is a very private person when it comes to his personal life. Hence, till now his relationship status remains single. But, if he has been dating or is married to someone, we hope they will lead a blissful marital relationship.

Graham’s Parents Are Married For More Than Forty Years

Graham’s parents are now married for forty-six years. However, the pair have chosen to let their relationship be private. But, here are some quick facts about Sam and his current wife’s love life.

The Three actors walked down the aisle with Graham’s mom Lynn Louisa Woodruff in 1976. Before that, Sam was in a marital relationship with his first wife Barbara Rutledge Johns, from 1964-75. Only a year later, Graham’s parents were romantically linked.

As per the New York Times, Woodruff and her longtime husband first met, in 1972, on a blind date in New York City. At that time, Sam was still married to his first wife. But, even then, they were having ups and downs in their relationship and called it off in 1975.

Graham Waterston's parents are now married for almost five decades
Graham Waterston alongside his parents Sam Waterston, and Lynn Louisa Woodruff. Source: Getty

Similarly, Graham’s dad has also reportedly, revealed Barbara has had an impact on him and his career. Besides, some sources suggest that Sam has disclosed to some sources close to him that his second wife stayed close to him when no one was by his side.

The report states,

“When there were days that he didn’t feel like getting up to go to work, she encouraged him. When he was about to give up, she motivated him to keep going. She supported him through his worst days and she has been with him through thick and thin.”

Unlike other actors, Sam doesn’t seem to be having any problems in his current married life. In many cases, an individual wants their partner to be in the same industry where they have been working. Graham’s mother isn’t in the entertainment industry and she has a healthy life and seems like they will be together until one’s death.

How Much Is Graham Worth?

As per the work Graham has done in the film industry so far, he has definitely earned quite a bit of money. The celebrity kid/producer is estimated to have a net worth of $500,000 as of 2023.

On the other hand, his dad Sam has a fortune of $20 million. Like Graham, his father also earns his money from the film industry.

Is Graham Waterston Active On Any Social Media?

He is available on every social media platform be it Facebook, Instagram, and other. However, he is no longer active on Facebook and has kept his Instagram account private.

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