Ally Sheedy Says She 'Learned a Lot' from Her Son Beckett's Trans Journey

Aili Nahas

Jan 27, 2022

When it came time for Ally Sheedy to prepare for her new role on Freeform's Single Drunk Female, there was a small parallel to her own life: her onscreen daughter is the same age as her real-life son.

"This is a good phase right now," says Sheedy, 59, of life as a mom to Beckett, 27, her son with her ex-husband, actor David Lansbury. "He's very independent. But I like it when I can help him with something, whether it's advice or he needs a new mattress!"...