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Susan Sarandon

Birthday: 1946-10-04
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Movie Acting Roles: 133
Tv Roles/Appearances: 47
Movie Crew Credits: 11
Tv Crew Credits: 1
Susan Abigail Sarandon (born October 4, 1946) is an American actress. She has worked in films and television since 1969, and won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1995 film Dead Man Walking. She had also been nominated for the award for four films before that and has received other recognition for her work. She is also noted for her social and political activism for a variety of liberal causes.

MovieRoles Susan Sarandon

  • Bull Durham
  • June 15, 1988
  • Annie Savoy
  • Veteran catcher Crash Davis is brought to the minor league Durham Bulls to help their up and coming pitching prospect, "Nuke" Laloosh. Their relationship gets off to a rocky start and is further complicated when baseball groupie Annie Savoy sets her sights on the two men.
  • Dead Man Walking
  • December 29, 1995
  • Sister Helen Prejean
  • A justice drama based on a true story about a man on death row who in his last days forms a strong relationship with a nun who teaches him forgiveness and gives him spirituality as she accompanies him to his execution.
  • The Front Page
  • December 1, 1974
  • Peggy Grant
  • A journalist suffering from burn-out wants to finally say goodbye to his office – but his boss doesn’t like the idea one bit.
  • Thelma & Louise
  • May 24, 1991
  • Louise Elizabeth Sawyer
  • Whilst on a short weekend getaway, Louise shoots a man who had tried to rape Thelma. Due to the incriminating circumstances, they make a run for it and thus a cross country chase ensues for the two fugitives. Along the way, both women rediscover the strength of their friendship and surprising aspects of their personalities and self-strengths in the trying times.
  • Lorenzo's Oil
  • December 30, 1992
  • Michaela Odone
  • Lorenzo Odone was a normal child until the age of 7. After then, strange things began to happen to him: he would have blackouts, memory lapses, and other strange mental phemonenons. He is eventually diagnosed as suffering from ALD: an extremely rare incurable degenerative brain disorder. Frustrated at the failings of doctors and medicine in this area, the Odones begin to educat...
  • The Player
  • April 3, 1992
  • Herself
  • A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?
  • James and the Giant Peach
  • April 12, 1996
  • Miss Spider (voice)
  • When the young orphan boy James spills a magic bag of crocodile tongues, he finds himself in possession of a giant peach that flies him away to strange lands.
  • Bob Roberts
  • September 4, 1992
  • Tawna Titan
  • Mock documentary about an upstart candidate for the U.S. Senate written and directed by actor Tim Robbins. Bob Roberts is a folksinger with a difference: He offers tunes that protest welfare chiselers, liberal whining, and the like. As the filmmakers follow his campaign, Robbins gives needle-sharp insight into the way candidates manipulate the media.
  • The Client
  • July 20, 1994
  • Reggie Love
  • A street-wise kid, Mark Sway, sees the suicide of Jerome Clifford, a prominent Louisiana lawyer, whose current client is Barry 'The Blade' Muldano, a Mafia hit-man. Before Jerome shoots himself, he tells Mark where the body of a Senator is buried. Clifford shoots himself and Mark is found at the scene, and both the FBI and the Mafia quickly realize that Mark probably knows more...
  • Shall We Dance?
  • October 15, 2004
  • Beverly Clark
  • Upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, a bored and overworked estate lawyer signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
  • Enchanted
  • November 20, 2007
  • Queen Narissa
  • The beautiful princess Giselle is banished by an evil queen from her magical, musical animated land and finds herself in the gritty reality of the streets of modern-day Manhattan. Shocked by this strange new environment that doesn't operate on a "happily ever after" basis, Giselle is now adrift in a chaotic world badly in need of enchantment. But when Giselle begins to fall in ...
  • King of the Gypsies
  • December 20, 1978
  • Rose
  • Zharko, leader of the Romanis in NYC, passes his position of leadership on to his unwilling grandson, Dave, leading to infighting between Dave and his father.
  • Anywhere But Here
  • November 12, 1999
  • Adele August
  • In this adaptation of the Mona Simpson novel, single mother Adele August is bad with money, and even worse when it comes to making decisions. Her straight-laced daughter, Ann, is a successful high school student with Ivy League aspirations. When Adele decides to pack up and move the two of them from the Midwest to Beverly Hills, Calif., to pursue her dreams of Hollywood success...
  • The Witches of Eastwick
  • June 12, 1987
  • Jane Spofford
  • Three single women in a picturesque village have their wishes granted - at a cost - when a mysterious and flamboyant man arrives in their lives.
  • Moonlight Mile
  • September 27, 2002
  • Jojo Floss
  • As he copes with the death of his fiancee along with her parents, a young man must figure out what he wants out of life.
  • In the Valley of Elah
  • August 31, 2007
  • Joan Deerfield
  • A career officer and his wife work with a police detective to uncover the truth behind their son's disappearance following his return from a tour of duty in Iraq.
  • The Hunger
  • April 29, 1983
  • Dr. Sarah Roberts
  • Miriam and John are an elegant couple with a dark secret: they are vampires. Feeding on human blood, Miriam has lived for over 2000 years. She gave her lover the gift of eternal life and together they hunt. But John begins aging rapidly, he seeks the help of Dr. Sarah Roberts. Miriam is immediately drawn to Sarah, desiring her as her next immortal companion...
  • Atlantic City
  • April 3, 1981
  • Sally
  • Lou, a small time gangster who thinks he used to be something big, meets and falls for a sexy casino employee named Sally. She needs his help realizing her dream of going to Monte Carlo, a symbol of the glamorous life that she has been looking for so desperately.
  • Speed Racer
  • May 9, 2008
  • Mom Racer
  • Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. Inspired by the cartoon series.
  • Peacock
  • April 20, 2010
  • Fanny Crill
  • A man with a split personality fools his small town into believing his two alter egos are man and wife, although a struggling young mother holds the key to his past and sparks a battle between the personalities.
  • The Lovely Bones
  • January 15, 2010
  • Grandma Lynn
  • After being brutally murdered, 14-year-old Susie Salmon watches from heaven over her grief-stricken family -- and her killer. As she observes their daily lives, she must balance her thirst for revenge with her desire for her family to heal.
  • The January Man
  • January 13, 1989
  • Christine Starkey
  • Nick and Frank Starkey were both policemen. A scandal forced Nick to leave the force, now a serial killer has driven the police to take him back. A web that includes Frank's wife, bribery, and corruption all are in the background as Nick tries to uncover the secret of where the killer will strike next, and finally must lay a trap without the police.
  • A Dry White Season
  • January 1, 1989
  • Melanie Bruwer
  • During the 1976 Soweto uprising, a white school teacher's life and values are threatened when he asks questions about the death of a young black boy who died in police custody.
  • Alfie
  • November 5, 2004
  • Liz
  • In Manhattan, the British limousine driver Alfie is surrounded by beautiful women, having one night stands with all of them and without any sort of commitment. His best friends are his colleague Marlon and his girl-friend Lonette. Alfie has a brief affair with Lonette, and the consequences of his act forces Alfie to reflect over his lifestyle.
  • The Greatest
  • January 17, 2009
  • Grace Brewer
  • Teenagers Rose and Bennett were in love, and then a car crash claimed Bennett's life. He left behind a grieving mother, father and younger brother, and Rose was left all alone. She has no family to turn to for support, so when she finds out she's pregnant, she winds up at the Brewer's door. She needs their help, and although they can't quite admit it, they each need her so they...
  • The Banger Sisters
  • September 20, 2002
  • Lavinia
  • In the late '60s, the self-proclaimed belles of the rock 'n' roll ball, rocked the worlds of every music legend whose pants they could take off -- and they have the pictures to prove it. But it's been more than two decades since the Banger Sisters earned their nickname -- or even laid eyes on each other. Their reunion is the collision of two women's worlds; one who's living in ...
  • Twilight
  • March 6, 1998
  • Catherine Ames
  • A retired ex-cop and private detective gets mixed up in murder when he is asked to deliver blackmail money and walks into a 20 year old case involving the mysterious disappearance of an actress' former husband.
  • Stepmom
  • December 25, 1998
  • Jackie Harrison
  • Jackie is a divorced mother of two. Isabel is the career minded girlfriend of Jackie’s ex-husband Luke, forced into the role of unwelcome stepmother to their children. But when Jackie discovers she is ill, both women realise they must put aside their differences to find a common ground and celebrate life to the fullest, while they have the chance.
  • Little Women
  • December 21, 1994
  • Mrs. Abigail "Marmee" March
  • With their father away as a chaplain in the Civil War, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy grow up with their mother in somewhat reduced circumstances. They are a close family who inevitably have their squabbles and tragedies. But the bond holds even when, later, male friends start to become a part of the household.
  • Elizabethtown
  • October 6, 2005
  • Hollie Baylor
  • Drew Baylor is fired after causing his shoe company to lose hundreds of millions of dollars. To make matters worse, he's also dumped by his girlfriend. On the verge of ending it all, Drew gets a new lease on life when he returns to his family's small Kentucky hometown after his father dies. Along the way, he meets a flight attendant with whom he falls in love.
  • Igby Goes Down
  • September 13, 2002
  • Mimi Slocumb
  • A young man's peculiar upbringing renders him unable to competently cope with the struggle of growing up.
  • Pretty Baby
  • April 5, 1978
  • Hattie
  • Hattie (Susan Sarandon), a New Orleans hooker, meets a photographer named Bellocq (Keith Carradine) at her brothel one night and, after he photographs her, he befriends her 12-year-old daughter, Violet (Brooke Shields). When Violet is brought on as a working girl by her mother's madam and Hattie skips town to get married, Violet quickly loses her innocence and focuses on reunit...
  • Leaves of Grass
  • September 17, 2010
  • Daisy Kincaid
  • An Ivy League professor returns home, where his pot-growing twin brother has concocted a plan to take down a local drug lord.
  • Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps
  • September 20, 2010
  • Sylvia Moore
  • As the global economy teeters on the brink of disaster, a young Wall Street trader partners with disgraced former Wall Street corporate raider Gordon Gekko on a two tiered mission: To alert the financial community to the coming doom, and to find out who was responsible for the death of the young trader's mentor.
  • Mr. Woodcock
  • September 14, 2007
  • Beverly Farley
  • Taken aback by his mother's wedding announcement, a young man returns home in an effort to stop her from marrying his old high school gym teacher, a man who made high school hell for generations of students.
  • Emotional Arithmetic
  • April 18, 2008
  • Melanie Lansing Winters
  • An emotionally scarred fifty-something female, a high-profile but haunted British novelist, and a heroic dissident-cum-Soviet psychiatric hospital veteran, all reunite decades after bonding and surviving together in a detention camp during World War II.
  • White Palace
  • October 19, 1990
  • Nora Baker
  • Max Baron is a Jewish advertising executive in his 20s who's still getting over the death of his wife. Nora Baker is a 40-something diner waitress who enjoys the wilder side of life. Mismatched or not, their attraction is instant and smoldering. With time, however, their class and age differences become an obstacle in their relationship, especially since Max can't keep Nora a s...
  • Noel
  • November 12, 2004
  • Rose Harrison
  • Christmas Eve in New York, and the lonely divorced publisher, Rose Collins, needs a miracle to improve the health of her mother, interned in a hospital with Alzheimers. She feels sorry for another patient and meets his visitor. Meanwhile, Nina Vasquez breaks her engagement with her beloved fiancé Mike due to his suffocating jealousy, but misses him. Mike is stalked by a strang...
  • Romance & Cigarettes
  • September 7, 2007
  • Kitty
  • Down-and-dirty musical love story set in the world of the working class. Nick is an ironworker who builds and repairs bridges. He's married to Kitty, a dressmaker, a strong and gentle woman with whom he has three daughters. He is carrying on a torrid affair with a redheaded woman named Tula. Nick is basically a good, hardworking man driven forward by will and blinded by his urg...
  • Light Sleeper
  • August 21, 1992
  • Ann
  • A drug dealer with upscale clientele is having moral problems going about his daily deliveries. A reformed addict, he has never gotten over the wife that left him, and the couple that use him for deliveries worry about his mental well-being and his effectiveness at his job. Meanwhile someone is killing women in apparently drug-related incidents.
  • The Great Smokey Roadblock
  • June 21, 1978
  • Ginny
  • Henry Fonda plays Elegant John, an old trucker who steals back his prized rig in California and takes off with almost no money. His Kenworth tractor has the name Eleanor on it. Elegant John once met Eleanor Roosevelt. He pulls a Fruehauf van with a "sunroof". Why is he called Elegant John? Well, sonny, if you drive five million miles without being late or having a wreck, you de...
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show
  • September 29, 1975
  • Janet Weiss
  • Sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, a transvestite scientist. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet meet a houseful of wild characters, including a rocking biker and a creepy butler. Through elaborate dances and rock songs, Frank-N-Furter unveils his latest creation: a muscular man named 'Rock...
  • Solitary Man
  • October 21, 2009
  • Nancy
  • A car magnate watches his personal and professional life hit the skids because of his business and romantic indiscretions.
  • You Don't Know Jack
  • April 14, 2010
  • Janet Good
  • Angel of mercy… or murderous “Doctor Death”? Jack Kervorkian is one of the most polarizing figures in modern American history, a man whose passionate belief that people have the right to die has brought him both praise and vilification. Oscar®- and Emmy®-winning actor Al Pacino brings “Dr. Death” to life in an all-new HBO Films presentation: You Don’t Know Jack, d...
  • Arbitrage
  • September 14, 2012
  • Ellen Miller
  • A troubled hedge fund magnate, desperate to complete the sale of his trading empire, makes an error that forces him to turn to an unlikely person for help.
  • The Buddy System
  • May 4, 1984
  • Emily
  • A quiet school truant officer, Joe, uncovers a young boy's attempt to fake a residential address, and subsequently gets involved romantically with the boy's mother. The truant officer waffles between a sadistic relationship with his on-again, off-again girlfriend and the mother. When one of the officer's inventions takes off, he chooses the girl and shatters the friendship with...
  • Fight for Your Right Revisited
  • April 22, 2011
  • Mother
  • Fight For Your Right Revisited, stars actors like Will Ferrell, Seth Rogan and Elijah Wood playing the roles of the B-Boys three members, Mike D, Ad Rock and MCA. It is a reprisal of the video the trio made for their 1987 single Fight For Your Right, and features music from the band's new album, Hot Sauce Committe Part Two. Fight For Your Right Revisited is directed by Adam Yau...
  • Bernard and Doris
  • February 9, 2008
  • Doris Duke
  • Sympathetic look loosely based on the relationship between tobacco heiress, Doris Duke (1912-1993) - think Duke University - and her shy butler, Bernard Lafferty. The icy and mercurial Duke fires her butler for serving a chilled cantaloupe; the agency sends Lafferty, formerly household staff to Liz Taylor and to Peggy Lee. He's an alcoholic, fresh out of rehab. He gradually bec...
  • The Nazi Officer's Wife
  • March 30, 2003
  • Narrator (voice)
  • Edith Han was an young woman that was studying law in Vienna when the German forced Edith and her mother into a Jewish ghetto.
  • Joe
  • July 15, 1970
  • Melissa Compton
  • Bill, a wealthy businessman, confronts his junkie daughter's drug-dealing boyfriend; in the ensuing argument, Bill kills him. Panic-stricken, he wanders the streets and eventually stops at a bar. There he runs into a drunken factory worker named Joe, who hates hippies, blacks, and anyone who is "different", and would like to kill one himself. The two start talking, and Bill rev...
  • Tempest
  • August 13, 1982
  • Aretha Tomalin
  • A sobering mid-life crisis fuels dissatisfaction in Philip Dimitrius, to the extent where the successful architect trades his marriage and career in for a spiritual exile on a remote Greek island where he hopes to conjure meaning into his life - trying the patience of his new girlfriend and angst-ridden teenage daughter.
  • Irresistible
  • April 18, 2006
  • Sophie Hartley
  • A wife and mother is consumed by the thought that her husband's co-worker is trying to win him away from her and their family.
  • Safe Passage
  • December 1, 1994
  • Margaret "Mag" Singer
  • A mother with seven sons feels like she's losing control of her life and her family. But personal...
  • Sweet Hearts Dance
  • September 23, 1988
  • Sandra "Sandy" Boon
  • Wiley and Sandra have been happily married for years and are now in the process of breaking up. Sam, his childhood friend, is just beginning to fall in love with a new teacher at the high school. As they try to adjust to these conflicting emotions they find themselves having to evaluate their own relationship as well.
  • The Other Side of Midnight
  • June 8, 1977
  • Catherine Alexander Douglas
  • When French beauty Noelle Page falls in love with American pilot Larry Douglas, she believes he'll marry her. Instead, he returns to the U.S and marries the sweet but naive Catherine. Even though Noelle has found a new lover, an affluent Greek named Constantin, and has started a great career as an actress, she vows revenge on her onetime lover. But once her plan is in motion, s...
  • Middle of Nowhere
  • July 13, 2010
  • Rhonda Berry
  • The film follows Grace, a young woman whose irresponsible mother blows her college fund on her younger sister's beauty pageant campaign.
  • The Great Waldo Pepper
  • March 13, 1975
  • Mary Beth
  • A biplane pilot who had missed flying in WWI takes up barnstorming and later a movie career in his quest for the glory he had missed.
  • Jeff, Who Lives at Home
  • September 13, 2011
  • Sharon
  • Dispatched from his basement room on an errand for his mother, slacker Jeff might discover his destiny (finally) when he spends the day with his brother as he tracks his possibly adulterous wife.
  • Cloud Atlas
  • October 26, 2012
  • Madame Horrox / Older Ursula / Yusouf Suleiman / Abbess
  • A set of six nested stories spanning time between the 19th century and a distant post-apocalyptic future. Cloud Atlas explores how the actions and consequences of individual lives impact one another throughout the past, the present and the future. Action, mystery and romance weave through the story as one soul is shaped from a killer into a hero and a single act of kindness rip...
  • Ping Pong Summer
  • June 6, 2014
  • Randi Jammer
  • In 1985 a summer vacation in Ocean City, Md., changes the life of a shy white teen who's obsessed with table tennis and hip-hop music.
  • Illuminata
  • August 5, 1999
  • Celimene
  • It's the start of the 20th century, and Tuccio, resident playwright of a theatre repertory company offers the owners of the company his new play, "Illuminata". They reject it, saying it's not finished, and intrigue starts that involves influential critic Bevalaqua, theatre star Celimene, young lead actors and other theatre residents
  • Robot & Frank
  • August 16, 2012
  • Jennifer
  • A delightful dramatic comedy, a buddy picture, and, for good measure, a heist film. Curmudgeonly old Frank lives by himself. His routine involves daily visits to his local library, where he has a twinkle in his eye for the librarian. His grown children are concerned about their father’s well-being and buy him a caretaker robot. Initially resistant to the idea, Frank soon appr...
  • That's My Boy
  • June 15, 2012
  • Mary McGarricle
  • While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd's 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd's world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd's wedding.
  • The Company You Keep
  • April 4, 2013
  • Sharon Solarz
  • A former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who discovers his identity.
  • The Big Wedding
  • April 25, 2013
  • Bebe McBride
  • To the amusement of their adult children and friends, long divorced couple Don and Ellie Griffin are once again forced to play the happy couple for the sake of their adopted son's wedding after his ultra conservative biological mother unexpectedly decides to fly halfway across the world to attend. With all of the wedding guests looking on, the Griffins are hilariously forced to...
  • The Apprentice
  • July 1, 1996
  • Elizabeth Hawkins
  • In Montréal, Jean-Pierre is fired on the set of a TV commercial where he's an apprentice technician. He's penniless, behind on his rent, with a thin resume and no college units. He has a fiancée, Michelle, but his head is turned by a free-spirited model, from the U.S., who saw him being fired and comes to his flat to apologize. She's Elizabeth, a combination of feckless innoc...
  • Something Short of Paradise
  • October 5, 1979
  • Madeline Ross
  • A young couple in New York are having problems with their relationship.
  • This Is What Democracy Looks Like
  • October 12, 2000
  • Narrator (voice)
  • This film, shot by 100 amateur camera operators, tells the story of the enormous street protests in Seattle, Washington in November 1999, against the World Trade Organization summit being held there. Vowing to oppose, among other faults, the WTO's power to arbitrally overrule nations' environmental, social and labour policies in favour of unbridled corporate greed, protestors f...
  • How to Make Money Selling Drugs
  • May 26, 2013
  • Herself
  • Ten easy steps show you how to make money from drugs, featuring a series of interviews with drug dealers, prison employees, and lobbyists arguing for tougher drug laws.
  • Joe Gould's Secret
  • January 21, 2000
  • Alice Neel
  • Around 1940, New Yorker staff writer Joe Mitchell meets Joe Gould, a Greenwich Village character who cadges meals, drinks, and contributions to the Joe Gould Fund and who is writing a voluminous Oral History of the World, a record of 20,000 conversations he's overheard. Mitchell is fascinated with this Harvard grad and writes a 1942 piece about him, "Professor Seagull," bringin...
  • Mussolini and I
  • September 8, 1985
  • Edda Mussolini Ciano
  • A compelling drama/documentary chronicling the life and death of Il Duce himself, from his days as a terrorist to his alliance with Hitler to the betrayal of his son-in-law and untimely demise.
  • Compromising Positions
  • August 30, 1985
  • Judith Singer
  • An ex-newspaper woman who is now a suburban housewife can't resist getting involved in an investigation of the murder of a philandering dentist who had been having affairs with several of her neighbors.
  • Rudyland
  • August 10, 2001
  • Narrator (voice)
  • A humorous, agit-prop look at the controversial mayoralty of New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani.
  • Checkered Flag or Crash
  • January 1, 1977
  • C.C. Wainwright
  • Hard-charging race car driver "Walkaway" Madden (Baker), nicknamed that because of his history of walking away from car crashes, just wants to win the big Manilla 1000 off-road race. Photojournalist C.C. Wainwright (Sarandon) intends to ride with him in that race. But Walkaway just wants to get rid of her. Fast-talking promoter Bo Cochran (Hagman) wants the race completed by an...
  • The Peace!
  • September 20, 2005
  • Herself
  • Amid an escalating war in Iraq, rising terror levels and the threat of nuclear attack, a growing body of intellectuals, religious leaders and community organizers are getting tough with their questions about peace -- and that's no oxymoron. To shed light on the answers, filmmakers Gabriele Zamparini and Lorenzo Meccoli record a variety of speakers, including Noam Chomsky, Desmo...
  • Snitch
  • February 22, 2013
  • Joanne Keeghan
  • Construction company owner John Matthews learns that his estranged son, Jason, has been arrested for drug trafficking. Facing an unjust prison sentence for a first time offender courtesy of mandatory minimum sentence laws, Jason has nothing to offer for leniency in good conscience. Desperately, John convinces the DEA and the opportunistic DA Joanne Keeghan to let him go underco...
  • Who Am I This Time?
  • February 2, 1982
  • Helene Shaw
  • From a short story by Kurt Vonnegut. Christopher Walken is a shy hardware store employee. But whenever he takes a part in a local amateur theater production, he becomes the part completely--while on stage. Susan Sarandon is new in town, a lonely itinerant telephone company employee. On a whim, she auditions for and gets the part of Stella to Walken's Stanley when the theater gr...
  • The Big Shoe
  • January 1, 1970
  • An overbearing mom hires a therapist to work with her shoe-designing son.
  • Women of Valor
  • November 23, 1986
  • Col. Margaret Ann Jessup
  • TV movie, first shown by CBS in 1986. A group of American Army nurses are captured by the Japanese in April 1942. They are put in a prisoner-of-war camp in Bataan, where they spend three years of their lives. The story focuses on Lt Margaret Ann Jessup, the head army nurse who survived the camp and testifies against the Japanese in front of the United States Congressional subco...
  • The Last of Robin Hood
  • September 5, 2014
  • Florence Aadland
  • Errol Flynn, the swashbuckling Hollywood star and notorious ladies man, flouted convention all his life, but never more brazenly than in his last years when, swimming in vodka and unwilling to face his mortality, he undertook a liaison with an aspiring actress, Beverly Aadland. The two had a high-flying affair that spanned the globe and was enabled by the girl's fame-obsessed m...
  • Lady Liberty
  • January 1, 1971
  • Sally
  • The story concerns the difficulties and reactions of Maddalena (Sophia Loren), an Italian visitor to New York City. She has come to the country carrying a huge mortadella sausage which she intends as a gift for her fiancé. But Customs do not allow processed meat to enter the U.S., so she is held at JFK airport...
  • Loving Couples
  • October 24, 1980
  • Stephanie Beck
  • Two couples swap partners for a frisky holiday, but everyone ends up at the same hotel. Comedy.
  • The Exonerated
  • March 6, 2006
  • Sunny Jacobs
  • Six people tell their stories on a single subject - how they got wrongfully convicted to death penalty, but later got exonerated.
  • School of the Americas Assassins
  • January 1, 1994
  • Narrator
  • Human rights abuses by graduates of the U.S. Army School of the Americas (SOA) are chillingly documented at the beginning of the campaign to close the school.
  • Stardust: The Bette Davis Story
  • May 2, 2006
  • Narrator
  • A standard biography of the famed actress recounting her childhood, early films and her rise to stardom. Her father abandoned the family when she was quite young and she remained close to her domineering mother. As she became more popular she had many fights with Jack Warner, the head of Warner Brothers studio, but eventually managed to exert greater control over her career. Sh...
  • A War in Hollywood
  • February 23, 2011
  • The Spanish Civil War made a great impression on the lives of most of the American artists of the 20th Century. Lots of films were made in Hollywood referring to this event, and the defeat of the Democratic Spain let an "open wound" in the heart of liberal actors, directors and screenwriters. The coherent life of screenwriter Alvah Bessie is our track through this feeling. From...
  • The Shaman's Apprentice
  • May 27, 2001
  • Narrator (voice)
  • Scientist Mark Plotkin races against time to save the ancient healing knowledge of Indian tribes from extinction.
  • Islamic Art: Mirror of the Invisible World
  • June 1, 2011
  • Narrator
  • This ninety-minute film takes audiences on an epic journey across nine countries and over 1,400 years of history. It explores themes such as the Word, Space, Ornament, Color and Water and presents the stories behind many great masterworks of Islamic Art and Architecture. Narrated by Academy Award winning performer Susan Sarandon, this dazzling documentary reveals the variety a...
  • Earthly Possessions
  • March 20, 1999
  • Charlotte Emory
  • A bored wife, who is planning to run away from her minister husband, is taken hostage in a bank robbery. However, she sees the thrill in being involved in the chase and becomes an accomplice to helping the younger robber escape his pursuers. As things progress, she learns he pulled the robbery to get enough money to help his pregnant girlfriend leave a home for unwed mothers. T...
  • Tammy
  • July 3, 2014
  • Pearl
  • After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.
  • The Calling
  • August 5, 2014
  • Hazel Micallef
  • Detective Hazel Micallef hasn't had much to worry about in the sleepy town of Port Dundas until a string of gruesome murders in the surrounding countryside brings her face to face with a serial killer driven by a higher calling.
  • Lovin' Molly
  • April 14, 1974
  • Sarah
  • Spanning nearly 40 years from 1925 to 1964, two Texas farm boys; straight-arrow Gid and laid-back Johnny fight over the affections of the beautiful and headstrong Molly Taylor, who consistently refuses to marry either of them.
  • Thelma & Louise: The Last Journey
  • February 4, 2003
  • Herself
  • Nearly every major element of making the 1991 film Thelma & Louise is examined here from how the script was written to how Ridley Scott got involved, to how the big tanker explosion was pulled off. Some funny stories are shared and some great trivia as to what was improvised on set and actually left in the film.
  • Hell & Back
  • October 2, 2015
  • Barb the Angel (voice)
  • Two best friends set out to rescue their pal after he's accidentally dragged to hell.
  • Secrets of the Code
  • January 1, 2006
  • The film takes the viewer on a spiritual road trip from ancient Europe to modern Israel in a feature documentary that covers the terrain touched upon in Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code. Interviews were done with many of the leading teachers, art historians and spiritual guides of our time.
  • The Meddler
  • April 22, 2016
  • Marnie Minervini
  • With a new iPhone, an apartment near the Grove, and a comfortable bank account left to her by her beloved late husband, Marnie Minervini has happily relocated from New Jersey to Los Angeles to be near her daughter Lori, a successful (but still single) screenwriter, and smother her with motherly love. But when the dozens of texts, unexpected visits, and conversations dominated b...
  • 3 Generations
  • May 5, 2017
  • Dolly
  • A teenager transitions from female to male, and his family must come to terms with that fact.
  • Unity
  • August 12, 2015
  • Herself - Narrator (voice)
  • Despite the advent of science, literature, technology, philosophy, religion, and so on -- none of these has assuaged humankind from killing one another, the animals, and nature. UNITY is a film about why we can't seem to get along, even after thousands and thousands of years.
  • Spark: A Space Tail
  • April 14, 2017
  • Bananny (voice)
  • Spark, a teenage monkey and his friends, Chunk and Vix, are on a mission to regain Planet Bana - a kingdom overtaken by the evil overlord Zhong.
  • Cradle Will Rock
  • December 10, 1999
  • Margherita Sarfatti
  • A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.
  • Ice Bound - A Woman's Survival at the South Pole
  • May 20, 2003
  • Dr. Jerri Nielsen
  • It is during the final months of 1999 that 46-year-old physician Jerri Nielsen (Susan Sarandon) finds herself stranded at the Amundsen-South Pole Research Station along with a tiny staff of researchers and technicians. Although, at first, there is little love lost between the somewhat aloof Nielsen and her more down-to-earth colleagues, a strong bond develops among them as the ...
  • The Next Industrial Revolution
  • January 31, 2002
  • Narrator
  • Mothers and Daughters
  • May 6, 2016
  • Millie
  • Interwoven stories of what it is to be a mom seen through the lens of photographer Rigby Gray.
  • Our Friend, Martin
  • January 12, 1999
  • Mrs. Clark
  • What begins as a routine class project for a diverse group of sixth-graders turns into a magical, time-traveling adventure they'll never forget! Authentic historical footage of Martin Luther King Jr. is blended with colorful animation as the students learn about - and actually meet - the civil rights leader who challenged all Americans to turn his dream of freedom into reality....
  • Dragonfly
  • March 1, 1976
  • Chloe
  • A man, recently released from a mental hospital, tries to track down his family.
  • Zoolander 2
  • February 12, 2016
  • Susan Sarandon (uncredited)
  • Derek and Hansel are modelling again when an opposing company attempts to take them out from the business.
  • The Death & Life of John F. Donovan
  • March 13, 2019
  • Grace Donovan
  • An American movie star finds his correspondence with an 11-year-old actor exposed, prompting assumptions that begin to destroy his life and career.
  • Ace the Case: Manhattan Mystery
  • August 26, 2016
  • Detective Dottie Wheel
  • While her mother is away on business, a young girl home alone with her older brother witnesses her neighbor's kidnapping. But no one believes her--not her brother, not the cops. So she takes matters into her own hands putting her life at risk to save her neighbor.
  • The Celluloid Closet
  • January 30, 1996
  • Herself
  • This documentary highlights the historical contexts that gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals have occupied in cinema history, and shows the evolution of the entertainment industry's role in shaping perceptions of LGBT figures. The issues addressed include secrecy – which initially defined homosexuality – as well as the demonization of the homosexual community...
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald and the Last of the Belles
  • January 7, 1974
  • Ailie Calhoun
  • A semi-fictional account of how writer F. Scott Fitzgerald met his wife while he was in the army and stationed in Alabama in 1919.
  • April and the Extraordinary World
  • November 4, 2015
  • Chimene (voice)
  • France asleep in the nineteenth century, governed by steam and Napoleon VI, where scientists vanish mysteriously, a girl, Avril, goes in search of her missing scientist parents.
  • Going Places
  • January 1, 1970
  • A spin-off of The Big Lebowski centered on bowler Jesus Quintana.
  • Cats & Dogs
  • July 4, 2001
  • Ivy(voice)
  • When a professor develops a vaccine that eliminates human allergies to dogs, he unwittingly upsets the fragile balance of power between cats and dogs and touches off an epic battle for pet supremacy. The fur flies as the feline faction, led by Mr. Tinkles, squares off against wide-eyed puppy Lou and his canine cohorts.
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • August 13, 1984
  • Beauty
  • The beautiful daughter of a merchant sacrifices her freedom to save her father from the punishment of a cursed beast.
  • Rugrats in Paris: The Movie
  • September 14, 2000
  • Coco LaBouche (voice)
  • The Rugrats are back! There's Tommy the brave one, Chuckie the timid one, Phil and Lil the odd couple, Dil, and spoiled brat Angelica. This time they're wreaking havoc in Paris, France, where Tommy's dad Stu is summoned after yet another one of his inventions took a dump.
  • The Past Is a Grotesque Animal
  • June 15, 2014
  • Herself
  • A personal, accessible look at an artist - Kevin Barnes, frontman of the endlessly versatile indie pop band of Montreal - whose pursuit to make transcendent music at all costs drives him to value art over human relationships. As he struggles with all of those around him, family and bandmates alike, he's forced to reconsider the future of the band, begging the question - is this...
  • My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea
  • September 23, 2016
  • Lunch Lady Lorraine (voice)
  • From acclaimed graphic novelist Dash Shaw (New School) comes an audacious debut that is equal parts disaster cinema, high school comedy and blockbuster satire, told through a dream-like mixed media animation style that incorporates drawings, paintings and collage. Dash (Jason Schwartzman) and his best friend Assaf (Reggie Watts) are preparing for another year at Tides High Scho...
  • Butterfly in the Typewriter
  • January 1, 1970
  • Thelma Toole
  • Troubled author John Kennedy Toole's struggle to bring A Confederacy of Dunces to print.
  • One Woman, One Vote: American Experience
  • January 1, 2005
  • Narrator
  • Oscar-winning actress Susan Sarandon narrates this educational installment of the popular "American Experience" series as it examines the 72-year struggle for a woman's right to vote. Segments focus on influential figures in the women's suffrage movement, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Alice Paul; the country's widespread fear of social revolution; and the U.S. Senate's p...
  • A Bad Moms Christmas
  • November 1, 2017
  • Isis Dunkler
  • Amy, Kiki and Carla – three under-appreciated and over-burdened women – rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for mothers: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn’t hard enough, they have to do all of that while hosting and entertaining their own mothers.
  • Survivor's Guide to Prison
  • February 23, 2018
  • Narrator
  • Today, you're more likely to go to prison in the United States than anywhere else in the world. So in the unfortunate case it should happen to you - this is the Survivors Guide to Prison.
  • Light Keeps Me Company
  • August 26, 2000
  • Herself - Interviewee
  • Carl-Gustaf Nykvist's documentary about his father, Sven Nykvist. The film is based on Sven's memoirs with Sven himself as narrator. A journey to the place of birth, Moheda, constitutes the hub of the film and during the journey friends and memories emerge. Written by Fredrik Klasson
  • Night of Too Many Stars: America Unites for Autism Programs
  • November 18, 2017
  • Herself
  • Jon Stewart returns to television to host a live show presented from The Theater at Madison Square Garden in New York. Benefiting NEXT for Autism, the special features stand-up performances, sketches and short films.
  • We Are Many
  • June 8, 2014
  • Herself
  • The story of the biggest demonstration in human history, which took place on 15th February 2003, against the impending war on Iraq.
  • Viper Club
  • October 26, 2018
  • Helen
  • ER nurse Helen Sterling struggles to free her grown son, a journalist captured by terrorists in the Middle East. After hitting walls with the FBI and State agencies, she discovers a clandestine community of journalists, advocates, and philanthropists who might be able to help.
  • Trailblazers in Habits
  • April 1, 2013
  • Narrator (voice)
  • 'Trailblazers in Habits' is an intimate portrait of a group of American Catholic nuns, the Maryknoll Sisters, who have accompanied the disenfranchised in their struggle for social justice. By turns tragic and joyous, yet always inspirational, this insightful documentary is a revealing portrait of these courageous women. A moving and absorbing chronicle that spans 100 years and ...
  • Bull Durham: Between the Lines
  • April 2, 2002
  • Interviewee
  • Documentary about the making of the 1988 film with interviews with the cast and crew.
  • The Secret Life of Geisha
  • January 1, 1999
  • Herself - Narrator
  • Documentary about the world of the Japanese geisha. Unattainable by all but the wealthy and powerful, geisha are the ultimate massagers of the male ego. Behind the delicate fan and enigmatic smile can also be found a darker side to the geisha story, including treachery and suicide. The program's nar
  • The Concert for New York City
  • October 20, 2001
  • The Concert for New York City took place on October 20, 2001 at Madison Square Garden. It was a celebration of the strength of New York and a thank-you to the heroic firefighters, police officers and rescue workers who saved tens of thousands of lives on September 11th. More than 6000 firefighters, police officers and rescue workers attended as guests.
  • Blackbird
  • January 1, 1970
  • A terminally ill mother brings her family together for one last weekend before she commits suicide.
  • Goodnight Moon
  • January 1, 1970
  • Narrator
  • In this classic of children's literature, beloved by generations of readers and listeners, the quiet poetry of the words and the gentle, lulling illustrations combine to make a perfect book for the end of the day.
  • Pip's Predicament: A Pop-Up Adventure
  • March 18, 2018
  • Queen Narissa
  • A short in a pop-up storybook style that was released with 'Enchanted' on DVD.
  • Neo Yokio: Pink Christmas
  • December 7, 2018
  • Aunt Agatha, Mom Shopper
  • Kaz is battling against fellow bachelor (and nemesis) Archangelo not just for the top spot on the coveted Bachelor Board, but also in a battle of Secret Santas.

TvRoles Susan Sarandon

  • A World Apart
  • Independent Lens
  • The Academy Awards
  • FEUD
  • Bette Davis
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show
  • Search for Tomorrow
  • Rescue Me
  • MADtv
  • Värsta språket
  • Frank Herbert's Children of Dune
  • Princess Wensicia
  • The View
  • Herself - Guest
  • Neo Yokio
  • Aunt Agatha (voice)
  • American Experience
  • Narrator (voice)
  • A.D.
  • Livilla

Guest Appearances

  • The Tony Danza Show
  • The Simpsons
  • The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
  • Hi-Jinks
  • The Dame Edna Treatment
  • Late Night with Conan O'Brien
  • Frank Herbert's Dune
  • Calucci's Department
  • Inside the Actors Studio
  • Friends
  • Jessica Lockhart
  • Live with Regis and Kathie Lee
  • The Tyra Banks Show
  • 30 Rock
  • Where Are They Now?
  • Clive Anderson All Talk
  • The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn
  • Who Do You Think You Are?
  • Live from Studio Five
  • Saturday Night Live
  • NOVA
  • Narrator
  • StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson
  • Herself
  • The Academy Awards
  • Susan Sarandon
  • Moonbeam City
  • Warden
  • The Late Late Show with James Corden
  • Herself
  • Doll & Em
  • Susan
  • The Graham Norton Show
  • Herself
  • Chelsea
  • Herself
  • Rick and Morty
  • Dr. Wong (voice)
  • Faerie Tale Theatre
  • Beauty
  • The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe
  • Gladys Mortenson
  • The Other Side of Midnight
  • Catherine Alexander Douglas
  • The Reichen Show
  • The Rosie O'Donnell Show

Crew Credits Susan Sarandon

Movie Credits

  • Silenced
  • Executive Producer
  • Stepmom
  • Executive Producer
  • Survivor's Guide to Prison
  • Producer
  • Soufra
  • Executive Producer
  • Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story
  • Executive Producer
  • The Meddler
  • Executive Producer
  • Deep Run
  • Executive Producer
  • Radical Grace
  • Executive Producer
  • Waiting for Mamu
  • Executive Producer
  • Moonlight Mile
  • Executive Producer
  • The Great Smokey Roadblock
  • Co-Producer
  • The Great Smokey Roadblock
  • Co-Producer

TvShow Credits

  • FEUD
  • Producer