Sally Field’s son: ‘I had the world's perfect mum, but coming out was still really hard’

By Ian Horner
Updated September 25 2018 - 11:06pm, first published 9:22pm
RED-CARPETED: "I'm blessed to call Sally Field my mother. In addition to being an extraordinarily talented actress, I know she will have my back for as long as she lives."

Sally Field’s long-awaited autobiography, In Pieces, is out next week. One thing not in the book is her son Sam’s story. “It's Sam's business, and not mine to talk about,” she said. “But I will say there are parents who shut their kids out of their hearts and their homes because they’re gay and it’s unacceptable! They're just different from their brothers and sisters. And so the #$#% what!”