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Susan Sarandon
Born: October 4, 1946 in New York, USA

The extremely versatile actress brings her own brand of sex appeal and intelligence to every role from her fearless portrayal in Bull Durham to her Oscar-nominated performances in Thelma and Louise, Lorenzo’s Oil, The Client, and Atlantic City to her Academy Award winning and SAG Award winning role in Dead Man Walking. Sarandon was most recently seen in Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps for director Oliver Stone and in Lovely Bones for director Peter Jackson.  Other notable film credits include; Enchanted, Speed Racer, Elizabethtown, Shall We Dance?, The Banger Sisters, Mr. Woodcock, In the Valley of Elah, Igby Goes Down, Romance and Cigarettes, Twilight, Step Mom and The Hunger.

Sarandon made her acting debut in the movie Joe, which she followed with a recurring role in the Television drama A World Apart.  Her early film credits include; The Great Waldo Pepper, Lovin’ Molly, Billy Wilder’s The Front Page and the 1975 cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show.  In 1978 she played Brooke Shields’ mother in Louis Malle’s controversial Pretty Baby and went on to receive her first Oscar nomination in Malle’s Atlantic City.

On Broadway, Sarandon appeared in Gore Vidal’s An Evening with Richard Nixon and received critical acclaim for her performances Off-Broadway in A Coupla of White Chicks Sitting Around Talkin and the thriller Extremities.  In 2009, she returned to Broadway and starred in Exit the King with Geoffrey Rush. For Television, Sarandon received an Emmy Nomination for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries in 2008 for her role in the HBO film Bernard and Doris as well as a Golden Globe and SAG nomination.

Filmography Susan Sarandon

2013 Mothers Day by Paul Duddridge
2013 The Big Shoe by Steven Shainberg
2013 Still of Night by Jonathan Mostow
2013 Ping-Pong Summer by Michael Tully
2012 Hemlock Drive
2013 Hell & Back by Tommy Gianas, Ross Shuman
2012 Irwin & Fran by Jordan Stone
2012 The Big Wedding by Justin Zackham
2012 Greenwich Village: Music That Defined a Generation by Laura Archibald
2013 Snitch by Ric Roman Waugh
2012 The Company You Keep by Robert Redford
2012 Cloud Atlas by Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
2012 Arbitrage by Nicholas Jarecki
2011 Jeff Who Lives at Home by Jay Duplass Mark Duplass
2011Solitary Man by David Levien, Brian Koppelma
2010 all Street: Money Never Sleeps by Oliver Stone
2010 Peacock by Michael Lander
2010 The Greatest by Shana Feste
2010 Crill You Don't Know Jack (TV)
2009 Nómadas by Ricardo Benet
2009 The Lovely Bones by Peter Jackson
2009 Leaves of Grass by Tim Blake Nelson
2009 Peacock de Michael Lander
2009 The Greatest by Shana Feste
2008 Middle of Nowhere by John Stockwell
2008 Speed Racer de Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski
2007 Enchanted by Kevin Lima
2007 Emotional Arithmetic by Paolo Barzman
2007 Mr. Woodcock by Craig Gillespie
2007 In the Valley Elah by Paul Haggis
2006 Bernard and Doris by Bob Balaban
2006 Irresistible by Charles Shyer
2005 Todo sucede en Elizabethtow de Cameron Crowe
2005 Hiroshima no pika
2004 Alfie by Charles Shyer
2004 Romance & Cigarettes by John Turturro
2004 Noel by Chazz Palminteri
2004 A Whale in Montana
2004 Shall We Dance? by Peter Chelsom
2002 This Child of Mine
2002 Moonlight Mile by Brad Silberling
2002 The Banger Sisters by Bob Dolman
2002 Igby Goes Down by Burr Steers
2001 Uphill All the Way (voz)
2001 Last party by Rebecca Chaiklin
2000 Joe Gould's Secret by Stanley Tucci
1999 Anywhere But Here by  Wayne Wang
1999 Cradle Will Rock by Tim Robbins
1998 Illuminata by John Turturro
1994 Little Women by Gillian Armstrong
1994 The client de Joel Schumacher
1992 Bob Roberts de Tim Robbins
1992 Lorenzo's Oil by George Miller
1991 Light Sleeper
1991 Thelma & Louise de Ridley Scott
1990 Through the Wire
1990 White Palace by Luis Mandoki
1989 A Dry White Season by Euzhan Palcy
1989 January Man by Pat O'Connor  by Pat O'Connor
1988 Sweet Hearts Dance by Robert Greenwald
1988 Bull Durham by Ron Shelton 
1987 The Witches of Eastwick by George Miller
1985 Compromising Positions by Frank Perry
1984 The Buddy System by Glenn Jordan
1983 The Hunger by Tony Scott
1982 Tempest by Paul Mazursky 
1980 Loving Couples by Jack Smight
1980 Atlantic City by Louis Malle
1979 Something Short of Paradise
1978 King of the Gypsies by Frank Pierson
1978 Pretty Baby by Louis Malle
1977 The Other Side of Midnight by Charles Jarrott
1977 Checkered Flag or Crash
1976 Dragonfly by Alan Gibson
1976 The Great Smokey Roadblock
1975 The Rocky Horror Picture Show by Jim Sharman
1975 The Great Waldo Pepper by George Roy Hill
1974 Lovin' Molly by Sidney Lumet
1974 The Front Page by Billy Wilder
1973 The Haunting of Rosalind
1971 Mortadella by Mario Monicelli
1971 Fleur bleue by Larry Kent
1970 Joe de John G. Avildsen by John G. Avildsen


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