Sally Field

6 Nov 1946

Actor, Director, Producer

Sally Margaret Field (born November 6, 1946) is an American actress, singer, producer, director, and screenwriter. In each decade of her career, she has been known for major roles in American TV/film culture, including: in the 1960s, for Gidget (1965–66) or Sister Bertrille on The Flying Nun (1967–70); in the 1970s, for Sybil (1976), Smokey and the Bandit (1977) and Norma Rae (1979); in the 1980s, for Absence of Malice, Places in the Heart (1984) and Steel Magnolias; in the 1990s, for Not Without My Daughter, Mrs. Doubtfire (1993) and Forrest Gump; and in the 2000s, on the TV shows ER and Brothers & Sisters. She has also performed in numerous other roles.
Field has won two Academy Awards, for Norma Rae (1979) and Places in the Heart (1984). She has also won three Emmy Awards: for her role in the TV film Sybil (1976); her guest-starring role on ER in 2000; and for her starring role as Nora Holden Walker on ABC's series Brothers & Sisters in 2007. She has also won two Golden Globes and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress. She also won the Best Female Performance Prize at the Cannes Film Festival, for Norma Rae (1979).

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Filmography (42 titles)

(movie, 2017)
···Little Evil
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Miss Shaylock)
(movie, 2015)
···Hello, My Name Is Doris
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Doris Miller)
(movie, 2014)
···The Amazing Spider-Man 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Aunt May)
(movie, 2012)
···Lincoln
Genre: History, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mary Todd Lincoln)
(movie, 2012)
···The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Aunt May)
(movie, 2008)
···Stand Up to Cancer
Genre: Music
Role: Actor (as Herself)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Marina Del Ray)
(movie, 2006)
···Two Weeks
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Anita Bergman)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Rep. Victoria Rudd)
(movie, 2001)
···Say It Isn't So
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Valdine Wingfield)
(movie, 2000)
···Where The Heart Is
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor
(movie, 2000)
···Beautiful
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Director
(movie, 1999)
···A Cooler Climate
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Iris)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Sassy)
(movie, 1996)
···Eye For An Eye
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Karen McCann)
(movie, 1996)
···The Christmas Tree
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Director
(mini-series, 1995)
···A Woman of Independent Means
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bess Alcott Steed Garner)
(movie, 1994)
7.8Forrest Gump
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Mrs. Gump)
(movie, 1993)
···Mrs. Doubtfire
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Miranda Hillard)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Sassy)
(movie, 1991)
···Dying Young
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Producer
(movie, 1991)
···Soapdish
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Celeste Talbert)
(movie, 1991)
···Not Without My Daughter
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Betty Mahmoody)
(movie, 1989)
7.5Steel Magnolias
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as M'Lynn Eatenton)
(movie, 1988)
···Punchline
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Lilah Krytsick)
(movie, 1987)
···Surrender
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Daisy Morgan)
(movie, 1985)
···Murphy's Romance
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Emma Moriarty)
(movie, 1984)
···Places in the Heart
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Edna Spalding)
(movie, 1982)
···Kiss Me Goodbye
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Kay)
(movie, 1981)
···Absence of Malice
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Megan Carter)
(movie, 1981)
···Back Roads
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Amy Post)
(movie, 1980)
···Smokey and the Bandit II
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Carrie)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Role: Actor (as Celeste Whitman)
(movie, 1979)
···Norma Rae
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Norma Rae)
(movie, 1978)
···Hooper
Genre: Action, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Gwen)
(movie, 1978)
···The End
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mary Ellen)
(movie, 1977)
···Smokey and the Bandit
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Role: Actor (as Carrie 'Frog')
(movie, 1977)
···Heroes
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Carol Bell)
(movie, 1976)
···Stay Hungry
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Mary Tate Farnsworth)
(movie, 1976)
···Sybil
Genre: Biography, Drama
Role: Actor (as Sybil)
(movie, 1972)
···Home for the Holidays
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Christine Morgan)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Denise 'Dennie' Miller)