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Sally Field Biography

Sally Field is an American actress and director. She has received various accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Actors Guild Award and has been nominated for a Tony Award and two BAFTA Awards.

Sally started her professional career on television, starring in titular roles on the short-lived sitcoms Gidget (1965–1966), The Flying Nun (1967–1970), and The Girl with Something Extra (1973–1974). In 1976, her career saw a turning point when she garnered critical acclaim of her portrayal of a woman suffering from multiple personality disorder in the television miniseries Sybil, for which she received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie.

Though her film debut was as an extra in Moon Pilot (1962), Sally’s film career grew during the 1970s with starring roles in successful films including Stay Hungry (1976), Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Heroes (1977), The End (1978), and Hooper (1978). Sally’s career further expanded during the 1980s, twice receiving the Academy Award for Best Actress for Norma Rae (1979) and Places in the Heart (1984), and continued to appear in a wide range of acclaimed and successful films including Smokey and the Bandit II (1980), Absence of Malice (1981), Kiss Me Goodbye (1982), Murphy’s Romance (1985), Steel Magnolias (1989), Mrs. Doubtfire (1993), and Forrest Gump (1994).

She returned to television with a recurring role on the NBC medical drama ER in the 2000s.  She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series in 2001 and the following year made her stage debut with Edward Albee’s The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?.

She portrayed the protagonist Nora Walker on the ABC television drama Brothers & Sisters from 2006 to 2011, for which she received the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series in 2007.  Her film career saw a resurgence in 2010s . Sally starred as Mary Todd Lincoln in Lincoln (2012), for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and portrayed Aunt May in The Amazing Spider-Man (2012) and its 2014 sequel, with the former becoming her highest grossing release.

She portrayed the titular character in Hello, My Name Is Doris in 2015, for which she was nominated for the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in a Comedy. Sally went back to stage after an absence of 15 years with the revival of Tennessee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie in 2017 for which she received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play.

Field is known for the television film The Christmas Tree (1996), an episode of the 1998 HBO miniseries From the Earth to the Moon, as well as the feature film Beautiful (2000)as a director.  She was presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2014, .

Sally Field Age | How Old Is Sally Field

Sally was born on November 6 1946 in Paadena, California. She is 72 years old as of 2018.

Sally Field Height | How Tall Is Sally Field

Sally stands at a height of 1.59 m.

Sally Field Dead | Did Sally Field Die

Sally is still alive.

Sally Field Family | Sally Field Young| Sally Field Mother | Sally Field Brother |Sally Field Parents

Sally was born in Pasadena, California. She is a daughter to Margaret Field (née Morlan; an actress) and Richard Dryden Field. Sally’s father was an army officer. After her parents’divorce in 1950, her mother married actor and stuntman Jock Mahoney. Sally reported in her 2018 memoir that she was sexually abused by Mahoney during her childhood. Through Sally’s maternal grandmother’s genealogical line, she is a descendant of Mayflower passenger and colonial governor William Bradford, her tenth great-grandfather.

During her teen, she attended Portola Middle School and Birmingham High School in Van Nuys, where she was a cheerleader. Sally’s classmates included financier Michael Milken, actress Cindy Williams, and talent agent Michael Ovitz.

Sally Field Husband | Sally Field Children | Is Sally Field Married | Steven Craig Sally Field

Sally from 1968 to 1975 she was married to Steven Craig.  During their marriage, the couple had two sons: Peter Craig (born 1969), a novelist; and Eli Craig (born 1972), an actor and director.

Burt Reynolds And Sally Field

Sally had a relationship with Burt Reynolds in the late 1970s.  During this time they co-starred in several films, including Smokey and the Bandit, Smokey and the Bandit II, The End and Hooper.

After  she ended her relationship with Reynolds, she married second husband Alan Greisman in 1984.  They had one son, Sam who was born in 1987. They  divorced in 1993.

Sally Field Son | Sally Field Son Sam Greisman

Sally during their marriage with Steven had two sons Peter Craig and Eli Craig. Peter is was born on November 10, 1969 and he is a novelist and screenwritter. Eli was born on May 25, 1972 he is a screen writter and film director who started his career as an actor.

Sally Field Dating

Sally has been quite for a while now and it is not clear if she is dating anyone or not since she divorced Burt Reynolds.

Sally Field Grandchildren

From her son Peter Craig she has three grandchildren and from his son Eli Craig she has two grandchildren Noah and colin.

Sally Field Movies | Sally Field Films

Year

Title

Role

2017
Little Evil
Miss Shaylock
2015
Hello, My Name Is Doris
Doris Miller
2014
The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Aunt May Parker
2012
The Amazing Spider-Man
Aunt May Parker
2012
Lincoln
Mary Todd Lincoln
2008
The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning
Marina Del Rey
2006
Two Weeks
Anita Bergman
2005
Going Through Splat: The Life and Work of Stewart Stern
Herself
2003
Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde
Rep. Victoria Rudd
2001
Say It Isn’t So
Valdine Wingfield
2000
Where the Heart Is
Mama Lil
2000
Beautiful
1996
Eye for an Eye
Karen McCann
1996
Homeward Bound II: Lost in San Francisco
Sassy
1994
A Century of Cinema
Herself
1994
Forrest Gump
Mrs. Gump
1993
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey
Sassy
1993
Mrs. Doubtfire
Miranda Hillard
1991
Not Without My Daughter
Betty Mahmoody
1991
Soapdish
Celeste Talbert / Maggie
1989
Steel Magnolias
M’Lynn Eatenton
1988
Punchline
Lilah Krytsick
1987
Surrender
Daisy Morgan
1985
Murphy’s Romance
Emma Moriarty
1984
Places in the Heart
Edna Spalding
1982
Kiss Me Goodbye
Kay Villano
1981
Back Roads
Amy Post
1981
Absence of Malice
Megan Carter
1980
Smokey and the Bandit II
Carrie (“Frog”)
1979
Norma Rae
Norma Rae
1979
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure
Celeste Whitman
1978
The End
Mary Ellen
1978
Hooper
Gwen Doyle
1977
Smokey and the Bandit
Carrie (“Frog”)
1977
Heroes
Carol Bell
1976
Stay Hungry
Mary Tate Farnsworth
1967
The Way West
Mercy McBee
1962
Moon Pilot
Beatnik Girl in Lineup

 Sally Field Tv Shows

Year

Title

Role

2018
Maniac
Dr. Greta Mantleray
2017
Spielberg
Herself
2006–2011
Brothers & Sisters
Nora Walker
2002
The Court
Justice Kate Nolan
2000–2006
ER
Maggie Wyczenski
2000
David Copperfield
Betsey Trotwood
1999
A Cooler Climate
Iris
1998
From the Earth to the Moon
Trudy Cooper
1997
King of the Hill
Junie Harper
1997
Merry Christmas, George Bailey
Mrs. Bailey/Narrator
1996
The Larry Sanders Show
Herself
1996
The Christmas Tree
1995
A Woman of Independent Means
Bess Alcott Steed Garner
1979
Carol Burnett & Company
Herself
1976
Bridger
Jennifer Melford
1976
Sybil
Sybil Dorsett
1973–1974
The Girl with Something Extra
Sally Burton
1972
Home for the Holidays
Christine Morgan
1971–1972
Alias Smith and Jones
Clementine Hale
1971
Maybe I’ll Come Home in the Spring
Denise “Dennie” Miller
1971
Hitched
Roselle Bridgeman
1971
Marriage: Year One
Jane Duden
1967–1970
The Flying Nun
Sister Bertrille (Elsie Ethrington)
1966–1967
Hey, Landlord
Bonnie Banner
1965–1966
Gidget
Frances Elizabeth “Gidget” Lawrence

Sally Field Net Worth | How Much Is Sally Field Worth

Sally as  an estimated net worth of $55 million dollars.

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Sally Field Book

  • In Pieces

In this intimate, haunting literary memoir and New York Times Notable Book of the year, an American icon tells her own story for the first time — about a challenging and lonely childhood, the craft that helped her find her voice, and a powerful emotional legacy that shaped her journey as a daughter and a mother.

Sally Field Flying Nun

ABC produced The Flying Nun with Field cast as Sister Bertrille for three seasons, from 1967 to 1970. In an interview included on the Season One DVD release, Field said that she thoroughly enjoyed Gidget, but hated The Flying Nun because she was not treated with respect by the show’s directors.

Sally Field Oscar

Year

Association

Category

Nominated work

Result

1977 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Sybil Won
1978 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Smokey and the Bandit Nominated
1979 Cannes Film Festival Best Actress Norma Rae Won
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards Best Actress Won
National Board of Review Best Actress Won
New York Film Critics Circle Awards Best Actress Won
1980 Academy Awards Best Actress Won
Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama Won
National Society of Film Critics Awards Best Actress Won
1982 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama Absence of Malice Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite Motion Picture Actress Won
1983 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Kiss Me Goodbye Nominated
1985 Academy Awards Best Actress Places in the Heart Won
Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama Won
1986 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Murphy’s Romance Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite Motion Picture Actress Nominated
1990 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama Steel Magnolias Nominated
1995 BAFTA Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Forrest Gump Nominated
Kids’ Choice Awards Favorite Movie Actress Nominated
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie A Woman of Independent Means Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Forrest Gump Nominated
1996 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film A Woman of Independent Means Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie Nominated
2000 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie A Cooler Climate Nominated
2001 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series ER Won
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie David Copperfield Nominated
2003 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series ER Nominated
2007 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Brothers & Sisters Won
Satellite Awards Best Actress – Television Series Drama Nominated
2008 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Television Series Drama Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite Female Television Star Nominated
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
Satellite Awards Best Actress – Television Series Drama Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series Nominated
2009 Golden Globe Awards Best Actress – Television Series Drama Nominated
People’s Choice Awards Favorite Female Television Star Nominated
Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series Won
2012 Boston Society of Film Critics Awards Best Supporting Actress Lincoln Won
Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards Best Supporting Actress Won
New York Film Critics Circle Awards Best Supporting Actress Won
Southeastern Film Critics Association Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
2013 Academy Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
BAFTA Awards Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Golden Globe Awards Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Nominated
National Society of Film Critics Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Online Film Critics Society Awards Best Supporting Actress Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture Nominated
Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
2016 Critics’ Choice Movie Awards Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Hello My Name is Doris Nominated
Women Film Critics Circle Best Comedic Actress Nominated
2017 Broadway.com Audience Award Favorite Leading Actress in a Play The Glass Menagerie Won
Drama League Award Distinguished Performance Nominated
Outer Critics Circle Award Outstanding Actress in a Play Nominated
Tony Award Best Actress in a Play Nominated

Sally Field Smokey And The Bandit

Smokey and the Bandit is an action comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Sally Field, Jackie Gleason, Jerry Reed, Pat McCormick, Paul Williams and Mike Henry. The film was the directorial debut of stuntman Hal Needham.

It inspired several other trucking films, including two sequels, Smokey and the Bandit II and Smokey and the Bandit Part 3. Smokey and the Bandit was the second highest-grossing domestic film of 1977, second only to Star Wars, the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy.

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