Publicist Heidi Schaeffer affirmed that the actor was arrested. US Capitol Police state 26 adults had been detained.
In what she stated was an unrehearsed speech, Field encouraged lovers of Fire Drill Fridays, Fonda’s title for its Washington protests, to escape their comfort zones and adopt drastic change to safeguard the environment.
Footage reveals police escorting Field from the steps of the Capitol into cheers.
Previous demonstrations have observed actresses like Kyra Sedgwick and Diane Lane and Ben & Jerry’s co-founders Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield unite Fonda at Washington.