Sally Kirkland – Actress
Sally Kirkland’s middle name should be “Legacy.” Sally is probably best known for the film Anna, for which she garnered a Best Actress Oscar nomination and won a Best Actress Golden Globe, an Independent Spirit Award, and an LA Film Critic’s Circle Award. Her 120+ films also include: The Sting, The Way We Were, Coming Apart, Cold Feet, Best of the Best, JFK and Bruce Almighty. Sally’s storied film and television career and passion for painting, are matched by her quest for spiritual enlightenment as an ordained minister in the Movement of Spiritual Inner Awareness.
In this Legacy Series interview, Lisa Haisha learns the grand scope of actor and spiritual searcher Sally Kirkland’s fairy-tale life, from her beginnings as the granddaughter of actress Shelley Winters and daughter of the editor of Vogue and LIFE Magazines, to her brave escape from the nest to pursue a passionate life of acting, where she studied, worked and played hard with some of the best actors of her generation including: Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford.
Enjoy this interview with a woman who squeezes every ounce of life she can with constant curiosity and passion. Don’t forget to capture some of it for yourself!
To learn more information about Sally Kirkland, visit her site: SallyKirkland.com