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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 Benjamin Sorkin (born June 9, 1961) is an American screenwriter, director, producer, and...  more
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    Alan Alda

    M*A*S*H, The West Wing
    Alan Alda (born January 28, 1936) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, comedian and...  more
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    Allison Janney

    Phineas and Ferb, The West Wing
    Allison Brooks Janney (born November 19, 1959) is an American actress. A prolific character...  more
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    Bradley Whitford

    The West Wing, Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip
    Bradley Whitford (born October 10, 1959) is an American actor and political activist. He...  more
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    Dulé Hill

    Psych, The West Wing
    Karim Dulé Hill (; born May 3, 1975) is an American actor and tap dancer. He played personal...  more
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    Janel Moloney

    The West Wing, Captain Cook's Extraordinary Atlas
    Janel Wallace Moloney (born October 3, 1969) is an American actress. She is best known for her...  more
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    Allison Smith

    Kate & Allie, Spy Game
    Allison Smith (born December 9, 1969) is an American actress, singer, writer and director,...  more
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    Jimmy Smits

    Dexter, Sons of Anarchy
    Jimmy Smits (born July 9, 1955) is an Emmy Award-winning, American actor best known for...  more
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    Amy Adams

    Dr. Vegas, Zoe
    Amy Lou Adams (born August 20, 1974) is an American actress. Known for both her comedic and...  more
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    John Spencer

    The West Wing, L.A. Law
    John Spencer (December 20, 1946 – December 16, 2005) was an American actor. He is best known...  more
  • 11

    Joshua Malina

    Scandal, The West Wing
    Joshua Charles Malina (born January 17, 1966) is an American film and stage actor. He has...  more
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    Martin Sheen

    The Simpsons, The West Wing
    Ramón Gerardo Antonio Estévez (born August 3, 1940), known professionally as Martin Sheen, is...  more
  • 13

    Bird York

    The Client List, Vengeance Unlimited
    Kathleen "Bird" York is an American actress, screenwriter, and Oscar-nominated...  more
  • 14

    Mary-Louise Parker

    Weeds, The West Wing
    Mary-Louise Parker (born August 2, 1964) is an American actress and writer. After making her...  more
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    Mary McCormack

    The West Wing, In Plain Sight
    Mary Catherine McCormack (born February 8, 1969) is an American actress. She has had leading...  more
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    Moira Kelly

    The West Wing, One Tree Hill
    Moira Kelly (born March 6, 1968) is an American actress. She is best known for portraying Kate...  more
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    Bridgetta Tomarchio

    Spartan, Idlewild
    ' ' ' Bridgetta Tomarchio' ' ' (born in December 25th, 1978) in Baltimore, Maryland, An...  more
  • 18

    Richard Schiff

    The West Wing, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior
    Richard Schiff (born May 27, 1955) is an American actor and comedian. He is best known for...  more
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    Rob Lowe

    Parks and Recreation, The West Wing
    Robert Hepler Lowe (born March 17, 1964) is an American actor, producer, and director. He is...  more
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    C. C. H. Pounder

    ER, Warehouse 13
    Carol Christine Hilaria Pounder (born December 25, 1952), known professionally as CCH Pounder,...  more
  • 21

    Stockard Channing

    The West Wing, Batman Beyond
    Stockard Channing (born February 13, 1944) is an American actress. She is known for playing...  more
  • 22

    Danica McKellar

    The Wonder Years, Young Justice
    Danica Mae McKellar (born January 3, 1975) is an American actress, mathematics writer, and...  more
  • 23

    Ed O'Neill

    Modern Family, Married... with Children
    Edward Leonard O'Neill (born April 12, 1946) is an American actor and comedian. His roles...  more
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    Edward James Olmos

    Dexter, Battlestar Galactica
    Edward James Olmos (born February 24, 1947) is an American actor, director, producer, and...  more
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    Elisabeth Moss

    Mad Men, Top of the Lake
    Elisabeth Singleton Moss (born July 24, 1982) is an American actor and producer. She has...  more