15 Iconic Hollywood Actors You Didn’t Know Mentored Your Favorite Stars
Sally Field and Julia Roberts
You wouldn’t think Julia Roberts needed any help to get to the top of Hollywood. After all, she was the biggest movie star in the world for a decade. As it turns out, though, Sally Field provided support and guidance for Julia from the earliest stages of her career.
One of Julia’s breakthrough roles came in The Steel Magnolias when she was just 21. In that film, Sally played her mother, and the relationship between them only deepened from there. Although they’ve both had great careers in the years since, they’ve remained close. It’s important to keep up relationships, especially when they’re as valuable as that one has proved to be.