'Brothers & Sisters' Takes Field
The casting of Field adds additional star wattage to a cast that already includes
Field will play the matriarch of the family. She takes over the role from
The show's producers have reportedly been courting Field for some time. "Brothers & Sisters" will be the first regular TV work for her since ABC's short-lived 2002 series "The Court," in which she played a Supreme Court justice.
In addition to her two
Her credits also include "Forrest Gump," "Steel Magnolias," "Legally Blonde 2" and "Smokey and the Bandit."