Susan Sarandon | Biography

Posted On: 02 Jul, 2014

Susan Sarandon | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth October 04, 1946
Age 74 Years 0 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Husband/Spouse Chris Sarandon(Div.)
Boyfriend Jonathan Bricklin(rumor)
Ethnicity White
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Divorced? Yes(once)
Married Not Now
Net Worth $50 Million Dollars
Height 5 feet 7 inches
Weight 140 lbs (64 kg)
Children/Kids Eva Amurri, Miles Robbins, Jack Henry Robbins

Beautiful American actress Susan Sarandon was born in October 4, 1946 in Jackson Heights, Queens, New York City to Lenora Marie and Phillip Leslie Tomalin. She was the eldest one among the nine children. Her mother was an advertising executive, television producer, and one-time nightclub singer. She was raised Roman Catholic and attended Roman Catholic schools where she was brilliant in her studies and showed interest in other extra-curricular activities. She is a graduate of Edison High School. Right after her graduation in 1964, she attended The Catholic University of America.

Sarandon was very talented since her childhood days. She had a keen interest in acting and dreamed of being an actress. She began her career in 1996, at the very young age by appearing in motion picture, Joe with her then husband Chris Sarandon. Playing the roles of Patrice Kahlman and Sarah Fairbanks, Sarandon appeared on A World Apart; the soap operas and Search for Tomorrow, respectively. In 1971, she appeared in Mario Monicelli's Lady Liberty and The Apprentice. In 1974, she appeared in a TV movie the Rimmers of Eldrich. In the same year, she appeared in The Front Page. Right after that, she appeared in Lovin' Molly as Anthony Perkins. In 1975, she appeared in The Rocky Horror Picture Show. In the same year, she appeared in The Great Waldo Pepper opposite to Robert Redford. In 1978, she appeared in Pretty Baby as prostitute mother.

For her hard work, dedication and contribution, she received her first Academy Award nomination as Best Actress for the film Atlantic City in 1980. She was seen in The Hunger in 1983. In 1987, she appeared in The Witches of Eastwick, as Jane opposite Jack Nicholson. She has a huge breakthrough in 1988 after starring in Bull Durham with Kevin Costner. In 1989 Sarandon co-starred in A Dry White Season with Marlon Brando and White Palace with James Spader in 1990. For her roles in Lorenzo's Oil, The Client and Thelma & Louise, she received three Academy Award nominations. In 1994, she was awarded in Women in Film Crystal Award. Soon after in 1995, for the film Dead Man Walking, she again received an award. In the same way, she appeared in many movies and received several awards. She is best known for the film The Client and Dead Man Walking and ping pong.

She met actor Chris Sarandon during her college days. After dating him for two years, she married her so called boyfriend on September 16, 1967. She had no good relation with her husband so she divorced with him in 1979. Then she was in relation with Louis Malle. This relationship wasn't stable so she again dated Italian filmmaker, Franco Amurri. Again from 1988 to 2009, she was found to be in relation with actor Tim Robbins. She had many link up and break up so she had many rumors on her relationship, dating and affairs.

Susan Sarandon has attempted plastic surgery to enhance her appearance. She looks very pretty and attractive. hot actress Sarandon has wonderful height. She is 5 feet 7 inches tall. She is very charming with pleasant appearance who has sexy legs and feet. She also has large number of fans all over the world. Sixty seven years old Sarandon is a successful American actress who has a net worth of $50 million. Her fans can find her biography and quotes in wiki and her personal sites. She is one of the most admired women in the America.