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The West Wing Cast List

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The West Wing cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the The West Wing main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these The West Wing stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from The West Wing focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on The West Wing that are on here as well.

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Aaron Sorkin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Aaron Benjamin Sorkin is an American screenwriter, producer, and playwright. His works include the Broadway plays A Few Good Men and The Farnsworth Invention; the television series Sports Night, ...more
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Alan Alda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The West Wing Cast List
M*A*S*H, The West Wing, The Big C
Alan Alda is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and author. A six-time Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award winner, he is best known for his starring roles as Hawkeye Pierce in the TV ...more
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Allison Janney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Phineas and Ferb, The West Wing, Mom
Allison Brooks Janney is an American actress. She is a six-time Primetime Emmy Award winner for her television work and has won a Drama Desk Award and received two Tony Award nominations for her ...more
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Bradley Whitford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Trophy Wife
Bradley Whitford is an American film and television actor. He has played White House Deputy Chief of Staff Josh Lyman on the NBC television drama The West Wing, Danny Tripp on Studio 60 on the ...more
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Dulé Hill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Psych, The West Wing, CityKids
Dulé Hill is an American actor and tap dancer. He has played personal presidential aide Charlie Young on the NBC drama television series The West Wing, and pharmaceutical salesman-private ...more
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Janel Moloney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, Captain Cook's Extraordinary Atlas
Janel Wallace Moloney is an American actress. She played Donna Moss on the television series The West Wing, a role for which she received Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress ...more
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Allison Smith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Kate & Allie, Spy Game, Buddy Faro
Allison Smith is an American actress and singer best known for her work on television as Mallory O'Brien in Aaron Sorkin's Emmy Award-winning NBC drama The West Wing, and starring on Broadway in ...more
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Jimmy Smits is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Dexter, Sons of Anarchy, The West Wing
Jimmy Smits is an American actor. Smits played attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s police drama NYPD Blue, and Matt Santos on ...more
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Amy Adams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Dr. Vegas, Zoe, Duncan
Amy Lou Adams (born August 20, 1974) is an American actress. Known for both her comedic and dramatic performances, Adams has featured in listings of the highest-paid actresses in the world. Her ...more
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John Spencer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, L.A. Law, Trinity (US)
John Spencer was an American actor. He won an Emmy Award in 2002 for his role as White House Chief of Staff Leo McGarry on the NBC political drama series The West Wing.
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Joshua Malina is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Scandal, The West Wing, Sports Night
Joshua Charles Malina is an American film and stage actor. He has played Will Bailey on the NBC drama The West Wing, Jeremy Goodwin on Sports Night, and David Rosen on Scandal.
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Martin Sheen is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The Simpsons, The West Wing, Captain Planet and the Planeteers
Ramón Antonio Gerardo Estévez, better known by his stage name Martin Sheen, is an American actor who first achieved fame with roles in the films Badlands and Apocalypse Now. Other ...more
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Bird York is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The Client List, Vengeance Unlimited, Aaron's Way
Bird York is a singer and an actress.
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Mary-Louise Parker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Weeds, The West Wing, Ryan's Hope
Mary-Louise Parker is an American actress. Best known for her lead role on Showtime's television series Weeds portraying Nancy Botwin, she received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in ...more
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Mary McCormack is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, In Plain Sight, Murder One
Mary Catherine McCormack is an American actress. She has had leading roles as Justine Appleton, as Deputy National Security Adviser Kate Harper in The West Wing and as Mary Shannon in In Plain
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Moira Kelly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, One Tree Hill, To Have & to Hold
Moira Kelly is an American actress. She played Dorothy Day in Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story, Kate Moseley in the 1992 film The Cutting Edge, as well as single mother Karen Roe on ...more
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Bridgetta Tomarchio is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Spartan, Idlewild, Avalon
' ' ' Bridgetta Tomarchio' ' ' (born in December 25th, 1978) in Baltimore, Maryland, An international Sex Symbol and Star, Bridgetta has made her way to the top and is most known for her late ...more
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Richard Schiff is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, Relativity
Richard Schiff is an American actor and comedian. He played Toby Ziegler on The West Wing, a role for which he received an Emmy Award. Schiff made his directorial debut with The West Wing, ...more
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Rob Lowe is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Parks and Recreation, The West Wing, The Stand
Robert Hepler "Rob" Lowe is an American film and television actor. He garnered fame after appearing in such films as The Outsiders, Oxford Blues, About Last Night..., St. Elmo's Fire, ...more
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C. C. H. Pounder is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The West Wing Cast List
ER, Warehouse 13, The Shield
Carol Christine Hilaria Pounder, known professionally as C. C. H. Pounder, is a Guyanese-born American film and television actress. She has appeared in numerous films, made-for-television films, ...more
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Stockard Channing is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The West Wing, Batman Beyond, Out of Practice
Stockard Channing is a three-time Emmy and one-time Tony Award winning American stage, film and television actress. She is known for her portrayal of First Lady Abbey Bartlet in the NBC ...more
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Danica McKellar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The West Wing Cast List
The Wonder Years, Young Justice, The Secret Life of the American Teenager
Danica Mae McKellar is an American actress, author, mathematician, and education advocate. She is well known for her role as Kevin Arnold's on-again, off-again girlfriend Winnie Cooper in the ...more
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Ed O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Modern Family, Married... with Children, Kick Buttowski: Suburban Daredevil
Edward Leonard "Ed" O'Neill is an American actor. He is best known for his role as the main character, Al Bundy, on the Fox Network sitcom Married... with Children, for which he was ...more
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Edward James Olmos is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Dexter, Battlestar Galactica, Miami Vice
Edward James Olmos is an American actor and director. Among his most memorable roles are William Adama in the re-imagined Battlestar Galactica, Lt. Martin Castillo in Miami Vice, teacher Jaime ...more
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Elisabeth Moss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The West Wing Cast List
Mad Men, Top of the Lake
Elisabeth Singleton Moss is an American actor, known for her roles as Peggy Olson, secretary-turned-copywriter on the AMC series, Mad Men, which earned her five Emmy Awards nominations and one ...more