Ron Russell here. And today, I have one of the best actresses that we've ever had in our country. She's an Oscar nominee, a Golden Globe winner, an Independent Spirit award winner, of which I will ask her what that means. She's a veteran of over films. She's a very hard-working girl, who still works today.
Feisty, hard-working, famously liberal, with the trademark blonde hair, actress Sally Kirkland has certainly made an indelible mark on Hollywood history. She's had an amazing life and has dealt with incredible people in the industry from the moment she started her career in through today. A new episode about every 6 days averaging 32 mins duration. What if radio played only the shows you care about, when you want? Player FM is scanning the web for high-quality podcast content right now. Try us out on any web browser — desktop, mobile, or tablet.
Kirkland was born in New York City to a scrap-metal business worker, Frederic, and a Vogue and Life magazine fashion editor, also named Sally. Kirkland started her career in the off-Broadway business circh and trained under acting teacher Lee Strasberg in the s. It wasn't long before she made her transition into the movie industry, acquiring more prominent roles as the decade progressed. Sally's first role in a high-profile film came in the family The Sting. Kirkland's work in the s was primarily seen in the form of B-class exploitation movies, which included the low-budget slasher movies Fatal Games , Paint It Black , and High Stakes.
Longtime actress Sally Kirkland was rushed to a hospital on Wednesday, Feb. TMZ reported this week that Kirkland, 76, was taken to the hospital via ambulance after falling during a radio appearance. Entertainment News.