Actress Sally Field On Hollywood, Family and Aging

Sally Field

Legendary actress Sally Field stars in the television program 'Brothers & Sisters' on ABC. ABC, Inc. hide caption

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Academy Award-winning actress Sally Field has played many roles on-screen in a distinguished career that has spanned five decades. In this week's Wisdom Watch, the star of the ABC television program "Brothers & Sisters" and real-life grandmother talks about longevity in Hollywood, her battle with osteoporosis and why, unlike many actors, she's embracing her senior years.

Field's also discusses the latest challenge she's taking on between roles: learning to speak French.

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