It is safe to say Susan Sarandon has won it all, in fact, she has won it all, an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Similarly, she has worked on over 161 projects over the course of her long career.
Her work on films like The Rocky Horror Picture Show, F. Scott Fitzgerald and ‘The Last of the Belles’ etc. made her immensely popular among fans of TV. Sarandon is also famous for her philanthropy and her political activism. She has also received an award for her humanitarian work.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Susan Sarandon?
Academy Award-winning actress Susan Sarandon has a net worth of around $50 Million dollars in 2020. She made this net worth mainly from a career spent in acting.
She started working in show business for more than 50 years during which she has garnered popularity as both an actor on TV and on film.
Susan Sarandon’s Earnings And Salary
Sarandon is a veteran actress and has earned huge salaries from her movies in the past. She earned $3,500,000 for her work in Lorenzo’s Oil in 1992.
Similarly, she also took home $5,000,000 from The Client, a film that she worked in. In 2002 she starred on Moonlight Mile alongside Jake Gyllenhaal and took home $7,500,000.
Susan Sarandon’s Houses
The actress has a house in Pound Ridge, New York. Sher bought the property for $1.675 million in June of 1995. The house has 4 beds, 3.5 baths spread in a spacious area of 5,068 sq. ft.
In July 2020, Sarandon has listed her Manhattan apartment for $7.9 million.
Apart from this, she also bought another house in Greenwich Village for $1.75 million. The property is a 1-bedroom penthouse with an open living room consisting of a fireplace. The dining room is also a spacious room with windows providing natural lighting.
The star also bought another property for around $900,000 in Grand Avenue, Clinton Hill. This estate has 2,500 square feet of living space and features 2 bedrooms along with 2 baths. It also has a 2-car garage.
She also bought a house on 147 West 15th Street from her ex Tim Robbins. She paid $3.2 million for the property that the pair had bought together in 1991.
Charity, Philanthropy And Political Activism
Sarandon is famous for her leftist views and passionate political views. She was the UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador in 1999.
She has worked with over 51 charities and even helped established MADRE. Some of the charities she has contributed to SOS Children’s Villages, Stand Up To Cancer, St. Francis Food Pantries and Shelters, The Trevor Project, TigerTime, V-Day, Whatever It Takes, Yéle Haiti Foundation, etc.
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The leading lady has also protested gun violence even participating in a rally against the use of assault rifles and firearms by civilians.
Similarly, she also has anti-war views and opposed the 2003 invasion of Iraq. She has publicly spoken out against the various wars the US has been active in.
The star has sued her fame to bring the important issues of Hollywood to light, she appeared in an interview for The Celluloid Closet a documentary depicting the portrayal of LGBTQ people in the cinema.
Susan Sarandon’s Short Biography
Susan Sarandon was born Susan Abigail Tomalin on October 4, 1946, in New York City, New York, U.S. to Leonora Marie Criscione and Phillip Leslie Tomalin.
She was the only daughter among her parent’s 5 children. She went to Edison High School and later went to The Catholic University of America.
Sarandon is possibly single as of April 2020 but has dated a lot of high-profile names in the past. As a matter of fact, she was married to Chris Sarandon from September 16, 1967, to 1979. Although they divorced, she kept the surname as her stage name.
She also had a 21-year relationship with actor Tim Robbins that started in 1988 and lasted until 2009. Other high-profile names she has dated are Jonathan Bricklin, Franco Amurri, David Bowie, etc.