Susan Sarandon

Susan Sarandon is an American actress and producer who is internationally famous for her roles in some well-known movies like Joe, A World Apart, etc. She has received several prestigious awards like the Academy Awards and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She is also a political and social activist.

Well, how well do you know about Susan Sarandon? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Susan Sarandon’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Susan Sarandon to date.

Biography and Early Life

Susan was born in New York and grew up alone with her eight younger siblings. Her father, Philip Leslie Tomalin, was an advertising executive by profession. She has Italian descent from her mother’s side. From a very young age, she was drawn towards Acting and was very fond of films and drama.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Susan Sarandon in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Susan Sarandon’s age is 74 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 4 October 1946. Though, she is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 139 lbs in Pound and 63 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Brown and hair color is Red.


Susan started her high school by attending Edison High School. She got her graduation degree from there in 1964. She continued her higher studies by getting enrolled in the Catholic University of America in 1964. She earned her college graduation degree from there in 1968. She did her graduation in Drama and worked with famous drama coach Gilbert V. Hartke.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Susan met her husband, Chris Susandon, in college and started dating. Before him, she also dated John Leone and Tom Noonan for a short time period. She married Chris in 1964. However, the couple got separated in 1979. She then dated Louis Malle and Sean Penn for a short time period. She has a daughter named Eva Amurri with Italian Director Franco Amurri.

But they never married. In 1982, she dated her co-star David Bowie for a short time period. In 2010, she started dating Jonathan Bricklin, the son of an American Automobile Entrepreneur named Malcolm Bricklin. Their relationship was criticized in the Media as Jonathan was 31 years younger than Susan. They broke up in 2015.

Is Susan Sarandon Lesbian?

Though Susan has been married only one time in her life, she has dated several men throughout his career. She had never heard of getting linked to any woman ever. These facts prove her to be straight. In 2021, she appeared in a podcast named ‘Divorced Not Dead’ where she stated that she is ‘open to everything and doesn’t care if her love interest is a man or woman. Her statement made a rumor that she might be pansexual too.

Professional Career

Susan debuted in the film named Joe in 1969. She then appeared in soap operas. In 1975, she managed to get the lead actress role in the movie The Great Waldo Pepper’. Her film The Hunger made controversy as she did a lesbian sex scene.

In 1988, she appeared in the Bull Durham film, where her acting was widely praised. Her movie Thelma and Louise brought her an Academy Award nomination. Her other famous movies are Bernard and Doris, Igby Goes Down, Stepmom, White Palace, etc. From 1994 to 2005, she appeared in multiple movies like Saturday Night Live, 30 Rock, Mike and Molly, Alfie, Shall We Dance, etc. She has contributed to more than 24 documentary films and presented a series named Mythos, where American Mythological professor Joseph Campbell used to deliver lectures.

In a local New York Film Festival, she was on board of Jury, where the film festival was dedicated to children of 3-18 years old. In 2007, she acted in films like The Lovely Bones. She also did a movie named In the Middle Of Nowhere with her daughter Ava. She appeared in tv series named The Miraculous Year in 2010, which was produced by a famous television network called HBO.


Susan has been nominated for prestigious Academy Awards 5 times. She finally won in 1995 for her movie Dead Man Walking. She was nominated for BAFTA Awards twice and won in 1994 for The Client Film. Making a record, she was nominated for Primetime Emmy Awards 5 times, but she never won one. In 2002, she was also nominated for Daytime Emmy Awards in the Outstanding Special Class series.

She got a nomination for Golden Globe Awards nine times, but unfortunately, she never won one. She was nominated three times for Golden Raspberry Awards and Satellite Awards. In 1995, she won Screen Actors Guild Awards for the Dead Man Walking movie. She won Critics Awards four times in the Best Actress category.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Susan Sarandon in 2021

As of 2021, Susan has an estimated net worth of around $70 million which she has earned through her very successful acting career. She has also produced a lot of movies and other creative works from where she has managed to earn a considerable sum of money. She has endorsed commercial brands like Revlon, Wall Street Journal, Heifer. Org, WE Network, etc.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She was a cheerleader in her high school.
  • She is a huge dog lover and has a dog named Penny.
  • She has received nine Golden Globe Awards.
  • She is one of the very few actors of Hollywood who gave an interview for the documentary called The Celluloid Closet, which focused on homosexuality.

Susan Sarandon is an inspiration to any aspiring actor or actress. She has a fan following from all over the world. She is active on social media and has more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram. She has received numerous awards over the years, which depicts who triumphant she is in her profession.


Facts of Susan Abigail Sarandon

  • Gender Female
  • full nameSusan Abigail Sarandon
  • birthplaceJackson Heights, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth October 04, 1946
  • Age 77 years 7 months
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Lucky Number 7
  • Lucky Stone Peridot
  • Lucky Color Blue
  • Best Match for Marriage Gemini
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionCatholic
  • net worth$70 million
  • professionActress, Producer, and Activist
  • weightIn Kilograms – 63 Kg, In Pounds – 139 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 170 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
  • hair colorRed
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolEdison High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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