Sally Field

Sally Field ( born November 6, 1946 in Pasadena, California as Sally Margaret Field) is an American actress, director and two-time Oscar winner.


Sally Field is the daughter of actress Margaret Field. They began in the mid -1960s to work for television. Her breakthrough in the cinema she experienced in the late 1970s. Now she is one of the most decorated actresses in the United States. She won two Oscars (one for lead roles ), two Golden Globes, three Emmy Award and Best Actor Award of the Cannes Film Festival in 1979. Overall, it was eight times nominated for a Golden Globe. From 2006 to 2011 she played the role of mother of five Nora Walker in the U.S. series Brothers & Sisters. For this role she was awarded in September 2007 with an Emmy Award. In her acceptance speech, she held an anti -war statement, however, was censored by the U.S. television network Fox and not broadcast.

1968 married Sally Field Steven Craig, with whom she had two children. After the divorce in 1975 Field made ​​especially headlines with a multi-year romance to fellow actor Burt Reynolds. Movies in this time where both stood together in front of the camera, this is emphasized time and again. So in 1977 the first part of a Smokey and the Bandit and 1980 in the second part, 1978 in Nobody is perfect and in Hooper. 1984 married producer Alan Greisman the Field. From this marriage came forth a son. Sally Field Greisman divorced in 1993.

2013 Field was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


As an actress

As a director

As a producer,

Nominations and awards

Academy Award

American Movie Award

Boston Society of Film Critics Award

  • 2012: Award: Best Supporting Actress in Lincoln

British Academy Film Awards

Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

  • 2013: Nominated: Best Supporting Actress in Lincoln

Chicago Film Critics Association Award

  • 2012: Nominated: Best Supporting Actress in Lincoln

Golden Globe Awards

International Film Festival of Cannes

Kansas City Film Critics Circle Award

London Critics ' Circle Film Awards

  • 2013: Nominated: Best Supporting Actress in Lincoln

Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards

National Board of Review Award

National Society of Film Critics Award

New York Film Critics Circle Award

Satellite Awards

  • 2008: nominated: Best Actress in a Series - Drama in Brothers & Sisters

Screen Actors Guild Award