Susan Sarandon Bio, Age, Husband, Daughter, Net Worth, Movies & Wiki


About Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon, one of Hollywood’s most valued actresses is a skilled artist with a career crossing over four decades. The critically praised actress has performed in movies like Bull Durham, Thelma and Louise, and Dead Man Walking. Given her rich acting career, smoking hot good looks and talents, it is hard to guess that she had never given a thought to acting as a career before she got married. She had brought her husband, Chris Sarandon to a casting call for the film Joe and decided to audition. Though Chris did not get a part, Susan was given a major character in the film in which she made her Hollywood debut. Joe was a significant and commercial success and she decided to attempt acting as a career.

She also started doing television and performed on the soap operas A World Apart and Search for Tomorrow. She became a major movie actress during the 1970s and got better with time. She earned her first Academy Award nomination for Atlantic City and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her appearance in the film Dead Man Walking. She is a well-known activist and has worked as the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. She also actively supports continuous and left-liberal political causes.


Birth Name Susan Abigail Tomalin
Nick Name Susan
Age (as in 2022) 76 Years
Religion Roman Catholic
Sun Sign/Zodiac Sign Libra
Birth Place Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, US
Date of Birth 04 October 1946
Nationality American
Residence West 15th Street in Chelsea, New York City
Home Town Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, US
Hobbies Not Available

Physical  Stats

Height (Approx.) in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet inches- 5’ 7”
Weight (Approx.) in kilograms- 63 kg
in pounds- 139 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size 38 Inches
Hips Size 36 Inches
Waist Size 27 Inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / Ethnicity White
Hair Color Red
Eye Color Light Brown
S*xual Orientation Straight
Dress Size 10 (US) or 42 (EU)
Shoe Size 7.5 (US) or 38 (EU)


Mother’s Name Lenora Marie (nee Criscione)
Father’s Name Phillip Leslie Tomalin (Advertising Executive, Television Producer, and One-Time Nightclub Singer)
Brother Phillip Jr.
Sister None
Husband/Spouse Chris Sarandon
Marriage Date 16 September 1967
and Divorced on 20 September 1979
Children Daughter- Eva Amurri
Son- • Miles Robbins
• Jack Henry Robbins

Personal Life

School Edison High School, New Jersey, United States
College/University The Catholic University of America, Washington District of Columbia, United States
Educational Qualification Graduated
Profession Actress
Brands Endorsed • Magic Lady Panty Hose (1971)
• YMCA/TWCA (2002)
• Project Liberty (2002)
• WE (Women’s Entertainment) network (2003)
• Revlon Age Defying Makeup
• The One Campaign (2005)
• Lean Cuisine’s Dinnertime Selects frozen foods line (voice) (2006)
• Stouffer’s (voice) (2006)
• America’s Dairy Producers’ Got Milk promotional campaign (2011)
• Tylenol Pain Reliever (voice; September 2013- October 2013) and for (2013)
• Wall Street Journal (2007) and America’s Dairy producers’ Got Milk milk mustache promotional campaign (2011)
Career Manager United Talent Agency



Relationship & more

Affairs/Boyfriends • John Leone (1961-1962)
• Tom Noonan (1963
• Louis Malle (1978-1980)
• David Bowie (1982)
• Franco Amurri (1983-1985)
• Sean Penn (1984)
• Tim Robbins (1987-2009)
• Jonathan Bricklin (2010-Present)

Favorite Things

Favorite Medication Marijuana
Favorite Drink Tequila
Controversies None

Life Journey

Sarandon was born in New York City. She is the eldest of nine children of Lenora Marie (née Criscione; b. 1923) and Phillip Leslie Tomalin (1917–1999), an advertising manager, television producer, and one-time nightclub singer. She has four brothers, Philip Jr., Terry (deceased May 19, 2016), Tim and O’Brian, and four sisters, Meredith, Bonnie, Amanda, and Missy.

Her father was of English, Irish, and Welsh ancestry, his English parents being from Hackney in London and his Welsh parents being from Bridgend. On her mother’s side, she is of Italian descent, with ancestors from the regions of Tuscany and Sicily. Sarandon was raised Roman Catholic and attended Roman Catholic schools. She grew up in Edison, New Jersey, where she graduated from Edison High School in 1964.

She then joined The Catholic University of America, from 1964 to 1968, and earned a BA in drama and worked with noted drama coach and master teacher, Father Gilbert V. Hartke. During and somewhat after college, she helped herself by cutting hair, cleaning houses, and working as a switchboard operator.Sarandon was married to actor Chris Sarandon from 1967 to 1979. She has three children, a daughter Eva from a relationship with filmmaker Franco Amurri and two sons, Jack and Miles, with Tim Robbins. She and Robbins divided in the summer of 2009, after being together for 23 years.

Money Factor

Susan Sarandon has a net worth of $60 million.

Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx) $60 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx) Under Review
Annual Salary Under Review
Income Source Actress

Throughout 2011 and 2012, Susan Sarandon figured significantly to her real estate portfolio. Following her separation with Tim Robbins, Sarandon paid her ex $3.2 million in order to have entire ownership over the six-bedroom duplex the couple participated in Chelsea, Manhattan. That same month, she also splurged on a $1.75-million, a one-bedroom penthouse in Greenwich Village. In July 2020 Susan listed the six-bedroom Chelsea duplex for $7.9 million.

In addition, Sarandon headed to snatch up an apartment in Brooklyn for $900,000. Although the property is nothing special, the position is good and the 2,000-square foot apartment has its own parking garage. Sarandon will probably use the property for rental income.

Susan Sarandon Movies And TV Shows

  • She attended her husband Chris Sarandon whom she had wed in 1967 to a casting call for the movie Joe. She decided to audition even though she had never before given a thought to acting as a career.
  • She got a major supporting character in the film.
  • Her debut film, Joe was out in 1970. She performed Melissa in the drama film which went on to become a critical as well as a commercial success. She got several films offers following this.
  • After arriving in various films over the early 1970s, she got her breakthrough performance in 1975. She played Janet Weiss in the musical comedy horror, The Rocky Horror Picture Show which was a recognition of horror B movies.
  • In 1977 she performed Catherine Alexander, a sweet and trusting young woman in the drama, The Other Side of Midnight. The story turns around a tricky air force pilot who tries to murder his wife in order to be with his ex-girlfriend.
  • She presented a young Canadian woman in the 1980 French Canadian romantic crime film, Atlantic City. The film was a tremendous critical success which won several awards. Sarandon was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for this performance.
  • In 1983 she performed along with Catherine Deneuve in the romantic horror film, The Hunger which was a love triangle between a doctor and a vampire couple. In spite of not being well taken at the time of its release, the film went on to achieve cult status.
  • She represented Sandra Boon in the 1988 comedy film Sweet Hearts Dance which centered on the stories of two couples, one married for several years and the other at the start of their relationship.
  • Along with Geena Davis, she worked in the adventure female buddy film, Thelma & Louise which was directed by Ridley Scott. The film was both a significant as well as a commercial success.
  • She represented Sister Helen Prejean in the crime drama Dead Man Walking in 1995. The film was co-produced and directed by Tim Robbins. It was a critically acclaimed film that won several Academy Award nominations.
  • In the film Cradle Will Rock (1999), she performed along with Jack Cusack and Joan Cusack. The film is a fictionalized account of the original production of the musical The Cradle Will Rock.
  • The prolific actress performed in a number of films over the 2000s. Some of her best-known movies for the decade include Goodnight Moon (2001), Shall We Dance (2004), Speed Racer (2008), and The Lovely Bones (2009).

Movies List

1970 Joe
1971 Lady Liberty
The Apprentice
1974 Lovin’ Molly
The Front Page
1975 The Great Waldo Pepper
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
1976 One Summer Love
1977 Checkered Flag or Crash
The Other Side of Midnight
The Great Smokey Roadblock
1978 Pretty Baby
King of the Gypsies
1979 Something Short of Paradise
1980 Atlantic City
Loving Couples
1982 Tempest
1983 The Hunger
1984 The Buddy System
1985 Compromising Positions
1987 The Witches of Eastwick
1988 Bull Durham
Sweet Hearts Dance
1989 The January Man
A Dry White Season
1990 White Palace
1991 Thelma & Louise
1992 The Player
Light Sleeper
Bob Roberts
Lorenzo’s Oil
1994 The Client
Little Women
Safe Passage
1995 Dead Man Walking
1996 James and the Giant Peach
1998 Twilight
1999 Our Friend, Martin
Cradle Will Rock
Anywhere but Here
2000 Joe Gould’s Secret
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie
2001 Cats & Dogs
Goodnight Moon
2002 Igby Goes Down
The Banger Sisters
Moonlight Mile
Little Miss Spider
2004 Noel
Jiminy Glick in Lalawood
Shall We Dance
2005 Elizabethtown
Romance & Cigarettes
2006 Irresistible
2007 Mr. Woodcock
In the Valley of Elah
Emotional Arithmetic
2008 Speed Racer
Middle of Nowhere
2009 The Greatest
Leaves of Grass
Solitary Man
The Lovely Bones
2010 Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
2012 Jeff, Who Lives at Home
Robot & Frank
That’s My Boy
Cloud Atlas
The Company You Keep
2013 Snitch
The Big Wedding
The Last of Robin Hood
2014 Tammy
Ping Pong Summer
The Calling
2015 Hell and Back
The Meddler
3 Generations
2016 Zoolander 2
April and the Extraordinary World
Mothers and Daughters
Ace the Case
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
2017 A Bad Moms Christmas
2018 The Death and Life of John F. Donovan
Viper Club
2019 Blackbird
The Jesus Rolls

TV Shows & Serials List

1971 A World Apart
Owen Marshall: Counselor at Law
1972 Search for Tomorrow
1974 F. Scott Fitzgerald and ‘The Last of the Belles’
The Satan Murders
June Moon
The Rimers of Eldritch
1975 The Haunting of Rosalind
1982 Who Am I This Time?
1984 Oxbridge Blues
Faerie Tale Theatre
1985 A.D
Mussolini and I
1986 Women of Valor
1994 All Star 25th Birthday: Stars and Street Forever!
1995 The Simpsons
1999 Earthly Possessions
2001 Friends
Cool Women in History
2002 Malcolm in the Middle
2003 Ice Bound: A Woman’s Survival at the South Pole
Frank Herbert’s Children of Dune
2004 Troy: The Passion of Helen
2005 The Exonerated
Mad TV
2006 The Simpsons
2006–2007 Rescue Me
2007 Bernard and Doris
2009, 2011 Saturday Night Live
2009 ER
2010 You Don’t Know Jack
2011–2012 30 Rock
2012 The Big C
2013–2014 Mike & Molly
2014 Doll & Em
2015 The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe
Moonbeam City
2016 Cassius and Clay
American Dad!
2016–2017 Skylanders Academy
2017 Feud: Bette and Joan
2017, 2020 Rick and Morty
2017–2019 Ray Donovan
2017–2018 Neo Yokio
2019 Robot Chicken

Documentaries List

1983 When the Mountains Tremble
1990 Through the Wire
1993 Wilderness: The Last Stand
1994 School of the Americas Assassins
1995 The Celluloid Closet
One Woman One Vote
1996 Tell the Truth and Run: George Seldes and the American Press
1997 The Need to Know
Father Roy: Inside the School of Assassins
187: Documented
1999 For Love of Julian
2000 Light Keeps Me Company
Iditarod: A Far Distant Place
This Is What Democracy Looks Like
Dying to be Thin
2001 Uphill All the Way
900 Women
The Shaman’s Apprentice
Islamabad: Rock City
Ghosts of Attica
The Party’s Over
2002 The Next Industrial Revolution
Tibet: Cry of the Snow Lion
2003 XXI Century
The Nazi Officer’s Wife
Burma: Anatomy of Terror
Journey of the Heart: The Life of Henri Nouwen
2004 Fragile Hopes from the Killing Fields
2005 A Whale in Montana
On the Line: Dissent in an Age of Terrorism
2006 Secrets of the Code
Christa McAuliffe: Reach for the Stars
2007 This Child of Mine
Beyond Wiseguys: Italian Americans & the Movies
Coming Home
2008 A War in Hollywood
2009 PoliWood
2010 Who Do You Think You Are?
2014 Unity
2015 Connected
2017 Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
Up To Us
2018 The Survivor’s Guide to Prison
American Mirror
Death Row Stories


Unafraid to make her position known on many issues, Sarandon and Robbins spoke about the plight of Haitian HIV-positive foreigners during the 1993 Academy Awards ceremony when they emerged as presenters. In 1999, she became a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, and she has been working in supporting many political and human rights movements. In 2006, Sarandon was one of the celebrities that participated in antiwar activist Cindy Sheehan in a fast versus the war in Iraq. She also took the Action Against Hunger Humanitarian Award in 2006.

In 2016, Sarandon was an outspoken follower of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, before casting her vote for Jill Stein of the Green Party. The following year, in a conference with The Guardian, the actress recalled the personal attacks she got for not supporting Hillary Clinton and doubled down on her statements that the former secretary of state was “very, very dangerous.”

Some unknown facts about

  1.  2011, Susan Sarandon was acknowledged for her Distinguished Contribution to World Cinema at the Shanghai International Film Festival.
  2. She was elected as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 1999 and earned the Action against Hunger Humanitarian Award in 2006.
  3. During high school, she was a cheerleader.
  4. Susan was requested to the 44th International Film Festival of India in 2013 to begin it.
  5. In 2006, Susan, Tim Robbins, and her ten relatives moved to Wales to trace her family’s Welsh genealogy.
  6. Their journey was documented in the BBC Wales program, Coming Home Susan Sarandon, and also their research and content was highlighted in the American genealogy documentary series show Who Do You Think You Are.
  7. Sarandon was detained during a protest in March 1999 in New York, for irregular conduct.
  8. She was elected as one of the 50 Most Beautiful Women in the World by People’s magazine (USA).
  9. Susan received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Stockholm International Film Festival in 2009.
  10. She is a five-time Emmy Award nominee for her television characters.
  11. Susan holds her Oscar in the bathroom.
  12. Her pet dog Penny has also performed in the movie Bernard and Doris (2006), representing the pet of the character she played.
  13. Susan received the Ragusani nel mondo prize in 2006. She got the honor of her Italian roots in Ragusa, Italy.
  14. She got Drama Desk nominations twice for her appearances in the plays A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking and Extremities in 1979 and 1982, respectively.
  15. Susan was recruited into the New Jersey Hall of Fame in 2010 for her contribution to Arts and Entertainment.
  16. She has also been bestowed a star in Hollywood Walk of Fame.
  17. She said in a conference that if she was not an actress, she would have made a career as an astronaut.
  18. In 2010, she described the two-part documentary John Lennon: The New York Years for BBC Radio.
  19. Susan Sarandon became a grandmother in August 2014 after her daughter Eva gave birth to a baby girl.

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