See Sally Field’s Iconic Life as a Film and Broadway Star in Photos

Whether you saw her first in Smokey and the Bandit, Gidget, or Mrs. Doubtfire, Sally Field’s trademark smile and undeniable grace have made her a joy to watch on the big screen and the small screen over the years. But true to her status as a bonafide Hollywood legend (and now Kennedy Center honoree), Sally has also lived a life that’s worthy of its own on-screen portrayal.

These 40 photos from Sally’s most iconic moments and roles reveal a behind-the-scenes look at her venerable (and very much ongoing) career. Through her many award show wins, star-studded relationships, health struggles, and impassioned activism, she’s always inspired us to work hard and reach for the stars — whether on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, or otherwise.

Photos below