Stockard Channing is a Actor American born on 13 february 1944 at New York City (USA)
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Birth name Susan Antonia Williams StockardNationality USABirth 13 february 1944Stockard Channing (born Susan Antonia Williams Stockard; February 13, 1944) is an American stage, film and television actress.
(78 years) at New York City (USA
Daytime Emmy Award
She is best known for playing Betty Rizzo in the film Grease (1978) and First Lady Abbey Bartlet in the NBC television series The West Wing (1999 to 2006).
Channing has won two Primetime Emmy Awards for her roles in The West Wing and The Matthew Shepard Story, a Daytime Emmy Award for her role in Jack, and a Tony Award for her role in A Day in the Death of Joe Egg.
She played the role of Ouisa Kittredge in the play Six Degrees of Separation and its later film version, for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress.
Channing has been married and divorced four times; she has no children. She married Walter Channing in 1963 and kept the amalgamated name "Stockard Channing" after they divorced in 1967. Her second husband was Paul Schmidt, a professor of Slavic languages (1970–76), and her third was writer-producer David Debin (1976–80). Her fourth husband was businessman David Rawle (1980–88). She has been in a relationship with cinematographer Daniel Gillham for more than 20 years; they met on the set of A Time of Destiny. The couple resides in Maine when not working.
In 2005, Channing pleaded no contest to driving under the influence and received 36 months probation.