Sally Field

Sally Field

Nov. 6th, 1946
Born in
Pasadena, California
5' 3

Sally Field's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Brothers & Sisters TV Show
Brothers & Sisters
Alias Smith and Jones TV Show
Alias Smith and Jones
Gidget TV Show
Dispatches From Elsewhere TV Show
Dispatches From Elsewhere
The Flying Nun TV Show
The Flying Nun
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies TV Show
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movies
David Copperfield 2000 TV Show
David Copperfield 2000
Dateline: Hollywood TV Show
Dateline: Hollywood
The Girl with Something Extra TV Show
The Girl with Something Extra
The Court TV Show
The Court
He Said, She Said (1969) TV Show
He Said, She Said (1969)

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

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Sally Margaret Field is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of various accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award, and she has been nominated for a Tony Award and two BAFTA Awards. She is known for Gidget, The Flying Nun, The Girl With Something Extra, The Court, ER, Brothers & Sisters, Maniac and Dispatches From Elsewhere.

  • Has three films on the American Film Institute's 100 Most Inspiring Movies of All Time. They are: _Places in the Heart (1984)_ (qv) at #95, _Forrest Gump (1994)_ (qv) at #37, and _Norma Rae (1979)_ (qv) at #16.
  • Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 1989
  • Is an alumni of the 'Lee Strasberg' (qv) Institute as are 'Harvey Keitel' (qv), 'Frank Miranda (II)' (qv), 'Robert De Niro' (qv) and 'Al Pacino' (qv).
  • Dated 'Burt Reynolds (I)' (qv) for many years, but refused his numerous proposals, and they eventually broke up.
  • Auditioned for the role of Elaine Robinson in _The Graduate (1967)_ (qv).
  • Has an older brother, Richard Dryden Field, a Physicist.
  • Mother-in-law of actress 'Sasha Craig' (qv).
  • While filming the scene in _Norma Rae (1979)_ (qv) where she is dragged out to the police car, she struggled and kicked so hard that she broke the rib of one of the men playing a police officer.

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