tv.broadwayworld.com

Sally Field to Chat LINCOLN on 'CBS This Morning', 11/11

November 9
1:10 2012
Related Links
ABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA Hits 5-Week Highs in Both Key Adult DemosABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA Hits 5-Week Highs in Both Key Adult Demos
August 23, 2016
NBC's TODAY Wins Ratings Gold Again During Week 2 of OLYMPICSNBC's TODAY Wins Ratings Gold Again During Week 2 of OLYMPICS
August 23, 2016
CBS THIS MORNING Posts Network's Closest Competitive Position to ABC in 17 YearsCBS THIS MORNING Posts Network's Closest Competitive Position to ABC in 17 Years
August 17, 2016
ABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA Decreases Viewing Gaps With 'Today' by 22% in Total ViewersABC's GOOD MORNING AMERICA Decreases Viewing Gaps With 'Today' by 22% in Total Viewers
August 16, 2016

THE-BIG-BANG-THEORY-Matches-Largest-Audience-Yet-20121109

For six months before she began playing Mary Todd Lincoln in the period film “Lincoln,” Sally Field says she carried on a conversation with her co-star Daniel Day Lewis in a very modern way – by texting.

Day-Lewis stars as Lincoln in the film, which is directed by Steven Spielberg, and is known for staying in character throughout a project. His communication with Field was no different.

“He started texting me,” Field tells Mo Rocca. “He would text me all the time, totally in character, which was hard to do because you had to figure how, because the language was so different than how we speak.”

Field would respond as Molly, the name Lincoln called his wife. “And we talked for six months constantly. Sometimes he would just send me bizarre limericks. And I, as Mary, would write back, usually criticizing him for how idiotic it was.”

Field talks to Rocca about the challenges she faced landing the “Lincoln” role, her past work, and her love life. “I am the traditional woman in a lot of ways,” the twice-married Oscar winner tells Rocca, “desperately looking for the traditional man.”

Rocca’s full interview will be broadcast Nov. 11 on CBS SUNDAY MORNING WITH Charles Osgood (9:00 AM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. Rand Morrison is the executive producer.


TV VIDEOS


BWW Review: Hilarious MIKE & DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES Flips Script on Gross-Out ComediesBWW Review: Hilarious MIKE & DAVE Flips Script on Gross-Out Comedies BWW Exclusive: Dame Judi Dench Discusses Shakespeare, Her Passion, CATS, Potential Broadway Return
Exclusive: Judi Dench on Shakespeare, CATS, Potential Broadway Return

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Facebook Like Follow