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Sally Field

 
Date Of Birth:
November 06, 1946 (75)
Birth Place:
Pasadena, CA, USA
Bio:
Sally Field's career has spanned over five decades, she is a two-time Academy Award and a three-time Emmy Award winner. Sally made her Broadway debut in 2002 in Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? and in 2004 received rave reviews for her role as Amanda in Tennessee Williams' The Glass ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: November 06, 1946 (75)

Birth Place: Pasadena, CA, USA

Bio:
Sally Field's career has spanned over five decades, she is a two-time Academy Award and a three-time Emmy Award winner. Sally made her Broadway debut in 2002 in Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? and in 2004 received rave reviews for her role as Amanda in Tennessee Williams' The Glass ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
London Revival at Old Vic Theatre, 2019
Kate
  [Broadway]
2017 Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Amanda Wingfield
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Stevie [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1923
Eliza
Pauo Pauo

Photos

Richard E. Grant, Sally Field 

 Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/AMC Photo

Richard E. Grant, Sally Field Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/AMC

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Date:
12/05/2019
Jason Segel, Andre Benjamin, Sally Field, Eve Lindley  Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkoun Photo

Jason Segel, Andre Benjamin, Sally Field, Eve Lindley Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/AMC

From: 
Date:
12/05/2019
Sally Field Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/AMC Photo

Sally Field Photo Credit: Jessica Kourkounis/AMC

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Date:
12/05/2019
Sally Field (Kate Keller) and Jenna Coleman (Ann Deever) Photo

Sally Field (Kate Keller) and Jenna Coleman (Ann Deever)

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Date:
04/23/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
London Revival at Old Vic Theatre, 2019
Kate

  [Broadway]
2017 Broadway Revival Production, 2017
Amanda Wingfield

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2002
Stevie [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1923
Eliza

Pauo Pauo

Sally Field Biography

Sally Field's career has spanned over five decades, she is a two-time Academy Award and a three-time Emmy Award winner. Sally made her Broadway debut in 2002 in Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? and in 2004 received rave reviews for her role as Amanda in Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie (The Kennedy Center). In 2017, she revisited the role on Broadway, directed by Sam Gold, for which she was nominated for a Tony Award. Her extensive film credits include Places in the Heart (Academy Award and a Golden Globe for Best Actress); Norma Rae (Academy Award, Golden Globe, New York Film Critics Circle Award, National Board of Review Award, Los Angeles Film Critics Award, National Society of Film Critics honour and Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress); Lincoln (New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress); Smokey and the Bandit, Absence of Malice, Kiss Me Goodbye, Steel Magnolias, Forrest Gump, An Eye for An Eye, Mrs. Doubtfire, Soapdish, Not Without My Daughter, The End, Hooper, Stay Hungry and Hello, My Name is Doris. She starred in both Punchline and Murphy's Romance, which were produced by her Production Company, Fogwood Films. On television Sally began her career in 1964 in the series Gidget and went on the star in The Flying Nun in 1967. She has received Emmy Awards for her title role in the series Sybil and for her performance in ER. She played Nora Walker in the ABC series Brothers & Sisters from 2006 to 2011 receiving an Emmy Award, a screen Actors Guild Award and two Golden Globe nominations. In 2012, Sally was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and in 2015 she was honoured by President Obama with the National Medal of Arts. She has served on the Board of Directors of Vital Voices since 2002 and also served on the Board of The Sundance Institute from 1994 to 2010. Sally's highly anticipated memoir, In Pieces, will be published in September.

Sally Field Awards and Nominations

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2017 - Best Leading Actress in a Play Gold Star
Sally Field, The Glass Menagerie
 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award
Sally Field, The Glass Menagerie
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Sally Field, The Glass Menagerie
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Sally Field, The Glass Menagerie

Sally Field News

The Academy Museum to Celebrate First Anniversary With THE WIZ Screening Photo The Academy Museum to Celebrate First Anniversary With THE WIZ Screening
by Michael Major - Sep 27, 2022

Director Sidney Lumet followed a string of Oscar®-winning 1970s classics with this lavish adaptation of the popular Broadway musical The Wiz, noted for its lively score and all-Black cast.  The Academy Museum’s first anniversary screening of The Wiz will feature live dance performances by the Debbie Allen Dance Studio youth performers.

The Actors Studio to Present Conversation With Al Pacino & DOG DAY AFTERNOON Screenin Photo The Actors Studio to Present Conversation With Al Pacino & DOG DAY AFTERNOON Screening for 75th Anniversary
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 14, 2022

The Actors Studio will host a 75th Anniversary benefit screening of the Academy Award-winning film Dog Day Afternoon, followed by a live interview with the film’s star and The Actors Studio co-president Al Pacino. The Gala event will take place Thursday, October 27 at 7PM, the United Palace.

LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD Opens October 29 At Theatre West Photo LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD Opens October 29 At Theatre West
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 6, 2022

There is a Granny at the Pianny, a funny wolf, and an adorable Little Riding Hood. There are opportunities for audience participation as Little Red Riding Hood goes through the woods to Granny's house. Fun for the whole family.

Broadway's Robi Hager Prepares For Industry Workshop Premiere Of LITTLE DUENDE Photo Broadway's Robi Hager Prepares For Industry Workshop Premiere Of LITTLE DUENDE
by Stephi Wild - Sep 2, 2022

Mexican-American musical theatre writer and performer Robi Hager (Broadway's Spring Awakening, How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Bye Bye Birdie, Doctor Zhivago; National Tours of Fun Home and Spring Awakening) is preparing for the industry workshop premiere of his original musical Little Duende.

Theatre West Announces 2022-2023 Season Photo Theatre West Announces 2022-2023 Season
by Team BWW - Aug 13, 2022

Theatre West, Hollywood's professional theatre company celebrating its 60th Anniversary year, announces its 2022-2023 season. The new season includes a wide variety of theatrical entertainments, with selections for every age group.

TheatreWorks Announces 52nd Season Including Two World Premieres Photo TheatreWorks Announces 52nd Season Including Two World Premieres
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley announced its 52nd season, featuring six plays and musicals to be presented November 2022 through August 2023. Three of the season's productions will be mounted at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts, and three will be staged at Palo Alto's Lucie Stern Theatre. Subscriptions are now available; single tickets will be available in the coming months at TheatreWorks.org.

VERSATILE Comes to Theatre West in August Photo VERSATILE Comes to Theatre West in August
by Stephi Wild - Jun 30, 2022

Versatile, the award-winning show, is an Official Selection of Solopalooza 2.022. Written and performed by Kevin Neighbors. Directed and developed by Jessica Lynn Johnson. Produced for Theatre West by Dina Morrone.

Review: MAD HOUSE, Ambassadors Theatre Photo Review: MAD HOUSE, Ambassadors Theatre
by Jonathan Marshall - Jun 26, 2022

Sometimes a new play comes along that has all the right ingredients for a delectable theatrical recipe.

HBO Max to Debut Paul Newman And Joanne Woodward Documentary THE LAST MOVIE STARS Photo HBO Max to Debut Paul Newman And Joanne Woodward Documentary THE LAST MOVIE STARS
by Michael Major - Jun 21, 2022

Four-time Academy Award nominee Ethan Hawke, who previously directed the highly-acclaimed documentary, “Seymour: An Introduction,” directs the six-part documentary. Academy Award-winning director, writer and producer Martin Scorsese serves as executive producer. THE LAST MOVIE STARS premiered at SXSW followed by Cannes in May.

Becky Ann Baker and Nikki M. James Will Lead Industry Reading of New Musical ASK, I W Photo Becky Ann Baker and Nikki M. James Will Lead Industry Reading of New Musical ASK, I WILL TELL.
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2022

A private industry reading of Ask, I Will Tell, a new musical by Ben Diskant, will be presented in New York City on Thursday, June 23 at 3pm. 

Sally Field Videos

VIDEO: Jerry Zaks Shares Updates on Future of THE MUSIC MAN, MRS. DOUBTFIRE, and His  VideoVIDEO: Jerry Zaks Shares Updates on Future of THE MUSIC MAN, MRS. DOUBTFIRE, and His Latest Project- LOVE LETTERS!
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - May 21, 2020

Jerry Zaks knew he had a busy year ahead when 2020 began. The four-time Tony winner started the year in rehearsals for Mrs. Doubtfire, which began previews at the Stephen Sondheim Theatre on March 9. Of course, plans changed when Broadway shut down on March 13, leaving an unsure future for the musical, as well as Zaks' next project, the fall revival of The Music Man.

Flashback Video: Maura Tierney Honors Sally Field at the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors VideoFlashback Video: Maura Tierney Honors Sally Field at the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2020

Actress Maura Tierney (ER, NewsRadio) honors Sally Field at the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors in this flashback video!

Video Flashback: Steven Spielberg Honors Sally Field at the 2019 Kennedy Center Honor VideoVideo Flashback: Steven Spielberg Honors Sally Field at the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors
by Stage Tube - May 4, 2020

The Kennedy Center has released a flashback video of filmmaker Steven Spielberg honoring actress Sally Field at the 2019 Kennedy Center Honors.

VIDEO: Watch the Opening Minutes of Jason Segel's DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE VideoVIDEO: Watch the Opening Minutes of Jason Segel's DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE
by Stage Tube - Feb 20, 2020

AMC today released the opening minutes from the highly anticipated premiere episode of Dispatches From Elsewhere, created by and starring Jason Segel. The upcoming anthology series is set to debut with a two-night premiere event on Sunday, March 1 and Monday, March 2 on AMC. The premiere episode will air Sunday, March 1 at 10:00 p.m. ET/9c, following The Walking Dead, with the second episode airing the next night in the series' regular time slot on Monday, March 2 at 10pm ET/9c, following Better Call Saul.

VIDEO: AMC Releases Look at New Series DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE VideoVIDEO: AMC Releases Look at New Series DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE
by Stage Tube - Jan 30, 2020

AMC today released the official key art and a “Look at the Series” video from Jason Segel's upcoming original anthology series Dispatches from Elsewhere, created by and starring Segel. The video features behind-the-scenes interviews with Segel (“Peter”/creator, writer, executive producer), Academy® and Emmy® Award-winner Sally Field (“Janice”), multi-GRAMMY® Award-winner André Benjamin (“Fredwynn”) and rising star Eve Lindley (“Simone”).

VIDEO: Tom Hanks Honors Sally Field at the 42ND ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS VideoVIDEO: Tom Hanks Honors Sally Field at the 42ND ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

2014 Kennedy Center Honoree Tom Hanks takes a moment to share his appreciation for 2019 Kennedy Center Honoree Sally Field.

VIDEO: Audra McDonald Performs 'Somewhere' And 'Some Other Time' to Honor Michael Til VideoVIDEO: Audra McDonald Performs 'Somewhere' And 'Some Other Time' to Honor Michael Tilson Thomas
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

Last night, CBS aired the 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors, which paid tribute to conductor and composer Michael Tilson Thomas, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sally Field, Sesame Street, and Linda Ronstadt.

VIDEO: See a Preview of the 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors! VideoVIDEO: See a Preview of the 42nd Annual Kennedy Center Honors!
by Stage Tube - Dec 13, 2019

In a star-studded celebration on the Kennedy Center Opera House stage on Dec. 8, the 2019, this year's Kennedy Center Honorees, R&B collective Earth, Wind & Fire, actress Sally Field, singer Linda Ronstadt, children's television program 'Sesame Street' and conductor and musical visionary Michael Tilson Thomas were saluted by an extraordinary group of renowned artists including Carrie Underwood, John Legend, Tom Hanks, Cynthia Erivo, The Jonas Brothers and many more.

VIDEO: AMC Shares Sneak Peek of DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE Starring Jason Segel VideoVIDEO: AMC Shares Sneak Peek of DISPATCHES FROM ELSEWHERE Starring Jason Segel
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2019

AMC today shared a sneak peek at the upcoming original anthology series Dispatches from Elsewhere, created by and starring Jason Segel. Starring alongside Segel are Academy® and Emmy Award®-winner Sally Field, Academy Award®-nominee Richard E. Grant, multi-Grammy Award®-winner André Benjamin and rising star Eve Lindley.

Video Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivi VideoVideo Roundup: COME FROM AWAY, SIX, THE LION KING, and TINA Perform at the 2019 Olivier Awards
by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

Last weekend, the Olivier Awards were presented! Among performances included all of the musicals nominated in the Mastercard Best New Musical and Magic Radio Best Musical Revival categories: Caroline, Or Change; Come From Away; Company; Fun Home; The King And I; Six; and Tina - The Tina Turner Musical.


Sally Field Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Sally Field been in?
Sally Field has appeared on Broadway in 3 shows.

How many West End shows has Sally Field been in?
Sally Field has appeared on London's West End in 2 shows.

What was Sally Field's first West End show?
Sally Field's first West End show was All My Sons which opened in 2019

What awards has Sally Field been nominated for?
Best Leading Actress in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Glass Menagerie , Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for The Glass Menagerie Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Glass Menagerie and Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for The Glass Menagerie .

What awards has Sally Field won?
Best Leading Actress in a Play (BroadwayWorld Awards) for The Glass Menagerie.