Date of Birth:
8 February 1913
Betty Field played in 5 movies in the Drama, Music, Romance, Comedy, Biography, Action, Crime genres.
Betty Field got succeed with average imdb rating 7.2.
Year of birth was usually given as 1918 in reference books.
She was considered a frontrunner for the peasant role of Maria in For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943) due to her Spanish-speaking skills, but her screen test indicated she was "too Americanized". The role was eventually played by Ingrid Bergman, who earned an Oscar nomination.
Her second husband, Edwin J. Lukas (1902-1973), a noted lawyer, author, criminologist and Jewish civil rights activist, was the cousin of actor Paul Lukas. Betty was his third wife.
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