Worked With:

Billy Gardell

Jimmy Kimmel

Oprah Winfrey

James Lipton

Melissa McCarthy

Kevin Kline

Emily Mortimer

Donald Sutherland

Dwayne Johnson

Diane Keaton

Louis C.K.

Susan Sarandon News

Sarandon,_Susan news RSS feedSubscribe to Susan Sarandon RSS news feed!

Susan Sarandon Confirms Dating Rumors

3/21/2012 3:23pm EDT
Susan Sarandon
Actress Susan Sarandon has confirmed reports suggesting she's dating her young business partner Jonathon Bricklin.

The Dead Man Walking star, who ended her 23-year relationship with Tim Robbins in 2009, fuelled rumors of a blossoming romance with her Spin table tennis club partner Bricklin in April, 2010, when the couple attended a New York film screening.

A representative for the actress later dismissed the speculation, insisting the pair's partnership was "strictly a business one" and Bricklin also laughed off suggestions he was her toy boy lover.

However, Sarandon, 65, recently ack...

Richard Gere's Rep Denies 'Pretty Woman' Put Down

3/21/2012 8:42am EDT
Richard Gere
Richard Gere's publicist has lashed out at "false" reports suggesting the actor dismissed his most famous film Pretty Woman as "a silly romantic comedy."

The 1990 box office smash is one of the most successful rom-coms of all time, pulling in over $460 million at the box office, and Gere left fans stunned recently when he allegedly poured scorn on the movie, in which he played a successful businessman opposite Julia Roberts' hooker character, in a recent Australian interview.

According to Aussie magazine Woman's Day, Gere said of the film, "It's my least favorite thing. People ask me abo...

Two Jews' Review 'Jeff Who Lives At Home' (Video)

3/17/2012 12:00pm EDT
Jeff Who Lives at Home
Two Jews on Film - By Joan Alperin-Schwartz: We are all connected... Everyone and Everything... Nothing is random... There are signs everywhere.

Don't believe it?

Apparently you haven't seen M. Night Shyamalan's film 'Signs'.

Jeff (Jason Segel) has seen it many, many times. In fact, he's obsessed with it. And so Jeff waits... for a sign. While waiting, Jeff spends his days smoking pot and hanging out in his mother's basement apartment where he lives.

Jeff knows he's destined for something. He's just not sure what that 'something is.' But that's about to change, after our slacker gets...

Susan Sarandon Says She Felt Like 'A Failure' After Tim Robbins Split

3/15/2012 8:41am EDT
Susan Sarandon
Actress Susan Sarandon felt "like a failure" after her 23-year relationship with Tim Robbins broke down.

The Hollywood power couple, who met on the set of sports movie Bull Durham, stunned fans by announcing their separation in 2009, and Sarandon insists the break-up hit her hard.

She tells Reuters, "Of course you feel like a failure. It's a big deal, but again, it's an opportunity to grow. At the end of my first marriage (to actor Chris Sarandon), it was about the loss of ideal, about who you thought this person was. I thought love conquered all and I had to reevaluate everything."


Susan Sarandon Still Sizzles At 65 At 'Jeff, Who Lives At Home' Premiere

3/8/2012 10:00am EST
Susan Sarandon
If you've got it, flaunt it, and that's just what Susan Sarandon did at the "Jeff, Who Lives At Home" premiere in Los Angeles yesterday. But she's a classy sexagenarian, and that's just one of the things we love about her.

We also love that she's still got the same face (more or less) we've seen on screen since "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" in 1975. She's aged gracefully and beautifully without succoming to the botox and facelift craze like so many other actresses do.

In the film she plays Jeff's (Jason Segel) mother. Jeff is a slacker who spends much of his time smoking marijuana and e...

Single? You're Not Alone: Celebrities That Are Solo This Valentine's Day

2/14/2012 11:30am EST
Celebrities That Are Single This Valentine's Day - Gerard Butler
Roses are red, violets are blue, you may be alone, but these stars are too. Just because you don’t have a significant other on Valentine’s Day, it doesn’t mean that you are alone. Here are a few single celebrities who will be spending the “holiday” drinking at the local bar, watching The Notebook on a loop, or polishing off that pint of Ben & Jerry’s. Click through our list to see who is single this Valentine's Day.

Gerard Butler – Although he has been linked to Jessica Biel, Jennifer Aniston, Ashley Greene and even The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills’ Brandi Glanville (which he report...

Sting Doesn't Think Celebs Should Go To Occupy Wall Street Events

12/13/2011 8:56am EST
Sting has given the Occupy Wall Street protests a miss because he doesn't think rock stars and other celebrities should get involved in such demonstrations.

New Yorkers spearheaded the now worldwide Occupy anti-corporate greed movement in New York in September and impressed Sting has watched from afar as determined protesters let their voices be heard.

But he has steered clear of joining the likes of Kanye West, Russell Simmons, Tom Morello and Susan Sarandon on the front lines.

He tells Rolling Stone magazine, "I'm intrigued by the Occupy movement... (but) I don't think celebrities shou...

Scarlett Johansson Urges Occupy Protestors To March Toward Washington, D.C.

11/30/2011 9:33am EST
Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson is urging Occupy protesters to alter their tactics, suggesting a march on the U.S. capital would put more pressure on the government.

The politically-active actress campaigned for President Barack Obama ahead of the 2008 election, but Johansson admits she can understand why so many demonstrators have banded together in a bid to bring about change.

She supports the activists and their efforts, but is adamant the movement's leaders will have more success if they took their protests to the White House in Washington, D.C. and defined their goals more clearly.

She tells Int...

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Supports Occupy Wall Street; Films Police Raid

11/16/2011 9:01am EST
Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Joseph Gordon-Levitt turned out to support activists at the Occupy Wall Street camp in New York on Tuesday morning after learning of the police raid of the site.

The demonstrators took up residence in Manhattan's Zuccotti Park in September to protest corporate greed and big business inequality, and the campaign has spread around the world, gaining celebrity supporters like Russell Simmons, Susan Sarandon, Alec Baldwin, Russell Brand and Kanye West, who have all been to visit the activists.

But the growing movement has been unpopular among New York officials and police officers raided the ...

Susan Sarandon's Daughter Eva Amurri Weds

10/30/2011 10:12pm EDT
Eva Amurri
Susan Sarandon's actress daughter Eva Amurri is a married woman.

The Californication star, 26, exchanged vows with retired Major League Soccer player-turned-U.S. TV sports presenter Kyle Martino in Charleston, South Carolina on Saturday, reports

The wedding reunited Sarandon with her former partner Tim Robbins as they proudly watched Amurri walk down the aisle.

A source tells the website, "Tim and Susan seemed very happy to celebrate (Eva's) big day together. It was a very fun affair."

Amurri is Sarandon's daughter with Italian director Franco Amurri.

Honeymoon In Paris: Robin Williams & New Wife Spotted Shopping In France

10/25/2011 12:00pm EDT
Robin Williams & Susan Schneider
Newlyweds Robin Wiliams and Susan Schneider went shopping while in Paris, France, today. Perhaps the couple is on their honeymoon?

The actor and graphic designer wed in an intimate ceremony at the Meadowood Resort in St. Helena, Calif., on Sunday. Guests reportedly included Steven Spielberg, George Lucas and Billy Crystal.

Robin was previously married to Valarie Velardi, and he split from his second wife, Marsha, in 2008 after 19 years of marriage. He has three children.

The actor stars in the upcoming film "The Wedding" about a long-divorced couple who fakes being married as their famil...

Catholic League President Calls Out Susan Sarandon Over Nazi Pope Comments

10/17/2011 8:30pm EDT
Susan Sarandon
A leading Catholic activist has hit back at outspoken actress Susan Sarandon for branding German pontiff Pope Benedict XVI a "Nazi", insisting her remarks are "positively obscene."

The Oscar winner made the comments on Saturday during a Hamptons Film Festival interview with actor/director Bob Balaban, during which she recalled sending a copy of the book "Dead Man Walking" - about Sister Helen Prejean's special relationship with death row prisoner Matthew Poncelet - to Pope John Paul II.

Clarifying her story, she said, "The last one (pope), not this Nazi one we have now."

She went on to r...

Susan Sarandon Brands Pope Benedict XVI A 'Nazi'

10/17/2011 2:22pm EDT
Susan Sarandon
Outspoken Hollywood veteran Susan Sarandon is courting controversy with Catholic leaders after calling German pontiff Pope Benedict XVI a "Nazi".

The Oscar winner made the remarks on Saturday during a Hamptons Film Festival interview with actor/director Bob Balaban, during which she recalled sending a copy of the book Dead Man Walking - about Sister Helen Prejean's special relationship with death row prisoner Matthew Poncelet - to Pope John Paul II.

Clarifying her story, she said, "The last one (pope), not this Nazi one we have now."

According to, Balaban attempted to skir...

John Cusack Joins Occupy Wall Street Protest

10/12/2011 11:36am EDT
John Cusack
Actor John Cusack has followed in the footsteps of Susan Sarandon and Tim Robbins by supporting New York City protesters taking part in a rally against social inequality.

The Being John Malkovich star joined hundreds of campaigners in the ongoing Occupy Wall Street march calling for an end to corporate greed and equality for all.

Cusack noticed one young woman proclaiming to be wealthy and holding a sign which declared, "I have had health and dental insurance all my life. I want to live in a world where we all have enough. I have more than enough. Tax me! Rich kid for redistribution."

Kanye West Joins Russell Simmons For Occupy Wall Street Campaign

10/11/2011 8:43am EDT
Kanye West
Outspoken rapper Kanye West became the latest celebrity to show support to activists protesting against big business at New York's Occupy Wall Street initiative by joining hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons on the front line on Monday.

West briefly joined the protest in Zucotti Park alongside Simmons, who has made regular appearances among the demonstrators.

The rap mogul later tweeted, "I just walked @kanyewest thru the #occupywallstreet. I love how sweet and tolerant he was to the crowd."

But West could not stay long - he was forced to leave when a mob of fans surrounded him.

Fellow rapper...

Rapper Talib Kweli Joins Occupy Wall Street, Feels 'Responsible' For Spreading Information

10/8/2011 5:00pm EDT
Talib Kweli
Rapper Talib Kweli joined campaigners in New York on Thursday night to lend his support to the ongoing social equality protests and help "spread the information" about the cause.

The star joined hundreds of activists in downtown Manhattan for the Occupy Wall Street march to speak out against corporate greed, and he entertained protesters by taking control of a microphone to spit a new track called "Distractions," about social issues currently facing America.

And Kweli is proud to be associated with such a movement in his native Big Apple.

He tells MTV News, "There's no other place in New...

Penn Badgley Joins NYC Occupy Wall Street Protest

10/7/2011 5:21pm EDT
Penn Badgley
Gossip Girl star Penn Badgley has become the latest celebrity to throw his support behind New York City protesters taking part in a peaceful rally against social inequality.

The young actor was snapped in downtown Manhattan on Wednesday joining hundreds of campaigners in the ongoing Occupy Wall Street march calling for an end to corporate greed.

The protests have garnered much media attention amid reports of clashes with heavy-handed New York Police Department officials, and Badgley admits he's happy to do whatever it takes to bring awareness to the cause.

He tells local news agency C...

Tim Robbins Joins Occupy Wall Street Protest

10/6/2011 9:51am EDT
Tim Robbins
Hollywood star Tim Robbins joined a march in New York on Wednesday to boost a campaign against social inequality.

The Oscar-winning actor was part of the Occupy Wall Street rally in Manhattan where protesters have been speaking out against corporate greed.

Robbins mingled with thousands of demonstrators and praised their dedication to the cause by staging the march, which ended in a protest outside the federal courthouse in Foley Square.

He tells the Financial Times, "This is what an actual grassroots movement looks like. It's a bit sloppy and disorganized but full of passion."


Radiohead Planning Surprise Protest Concert?

9/30/2011 2:25pm EDT
Rockers Radiohead have sent fans into a frenzy amid rumors they will perform a surprise show on Friday afternoon during an economic rally in New York.

Protesters have set up camp in lower Manhattan as part of the ongoing Occupy Wall Street campaign, rallying against social inequality.

A host of celebrities and social activists including Susan Sarandon, rap mogul Russell Simmons and documentary maker Michael Moore have shown their support for the cause by making appearances, and now Radiohead look set to add their voices to the campaign by allegedly planning a special show in the heart o...

Susan Sarandon Joins Occupy Wall Street Protest

9/28/2011 8:15am EDT
Susan Sarandon
Actress Susan Sarandon has thrown her support behind a protest rally against social inequality in New York by mingling with demonstrators in the Big Apple on Tuesday.

The Oscar winner, who has been a vocal activist for many years, visited the Occupy Wall Street encampment in Manhattan where protesters have been speaking out against corporate greed.

The 64 year old chatted with the demonstrators and asked questions, telling reporters at the scene, "I'm just here to be educated," according to the New York Daily News.

Sarandon is not the only star to have shown support for the movement -...

Dina Lohan Seeking $5 Million Investment For Drug Addict Movie

8/25/2011 10:43am EDT
Dina Lohan
Lindsay Lohan's mother Dina is seeking more than $5 million from investors to fund her movie about young drug addicts in the hope of landing Selena Gomez, Amanda Seyfried and Dakota Fanning for the film.

The Mean Girls star's mom heads up production company Defiant Pictures and she is working on a new drama called Growing Defiant, described as "the story of three life long friends from upper middle class Long Island, who delve into the underworlds of heroin."

Dina Lohan has devised a business plan for financing of the movie, and sent it out to prospective investors - and in a copy, obta...

The Beastie Boys Release 'Fight For Your Right - Revisted' Trailer With Will Ferrell, Jack Black, Danny McBride & More

4/8/2011 4:00pm EDT
Beastie Boys
The Beastie Boys have released a hilarious trailer to their 30 minute movie "Fight for Your Right - Revisited." Watch it below!

The trailer stars Seth Rogen, Danny McBride, Elijah Wood, Will Ferrell, Jack Black, John C. Reilly, Ted Danson, Stanley Tucci, Rainn Wilson, Jason Schwartzman, Steve Buscemi, Will Arnett and Susan Sarandon.

The short film apparently takes place right after the original "Fight for Your Right" music video, and has something to do with the Beasties Brothers from the 80s meeting the Beastie Boys from today.

Their new album, Hot Sauce Committee Pt. 2, comes out May 3...

TV on DVD: 'Who Do You Think You Are?: Season 1' (US)

3/15/2011 5:05pm EDT
Who Do You Think You Are
Today, just in time for the NBC show's second season (isn't that how it always works?), Acorn Media is releasing Season 1 of the American edition of Who Do You Think You Are?, executive produced by Lisa Kudrow (Friends, The Comeback) and featuring celebrities - including Matthew Broderick, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Brooke Shields - tracing their family histories. Here's a look at what you can expect from the two-disc set.

The Show

Who Do You Think You Are? is yet another American adaptation of a successful British series. The UK version of the show is still running; I got turned onto...

Sarandon Stranded By Snowstorm

1/31/2011 11:16pm EST
Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon had to phone in her appearance on Monday's Oprah Winfrey Show - because she couldn't get a flight to Chicago, Illinois from New York.

The actress was billed to appear live on Winfrey's sofa, alongside fellow Oscar winners Sissy Spacek and Holly Hunter, but had to scarp her plans due to the Big Apple's ongoing winter white-out snowstorm.

At the top of the show Winfrey explained, "Susan got up at four in the morning and tried to get here... but all flights were canceled."

The Dead Man Walking star joined the get together via satellite.

Click for more great Susan Saran...

Best & Worst Dressed At The 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards

1/31/2011 8:54am EST
SAG Fashion
Natalie Portman once again was the star of the evening. Last night she took home the Best Actress award at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards for her performance in "Black Swan." But she also gets an award from us for being one of the Best Dressed actresses of the night.

The pregnant star wore a white, strapless Azarro gown and a staggering $2 million worth of Tiffany jewels. A baby bump never looked so good!

Check out the fashion from last night's event, and tell us who YOU think was the best and worst dressed!

(And check out the winner's list here!)


"Glee" star Dianna Agro...

Susan Sarandon Disappointed By 'Glee' Snub

1/28/2011 3:39pm EST
Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon was disappointed when she wasn't asked to do the Time Warp again in the Glee episode which paid tribute to The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

The cult 1975 movie became the focus of a recent installment of the hit musical show, with the cast re-enacting the songs and dance moves from the film that helped launch Sarandon 's career.

The Hollywood veteran had been rumored to have been offered a cameo appearance in the tribute episode, but she insists Glee bosses never approached her.

She tells E! Online, "What I saw I thought was so fabulous. I thought it was so moving... They...

The Beastie Boys To 'Fight For Your Right' On The Big Screen

12/14/2010 8:23am EST
Beastie Boys
Seth Rogen, Elijah Wood and Danny McBride are playing the Beastie Boys in a new short film based on the iconic rap band.

Rapper Adam Yauch, who recently took a break from music to battle cancer, has written and directed the movie, which focuses on the making of the trio's 1986 video for (You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party!).

Yauch will be played by McBride in Fight For Your Right Revisited, while Wood will play Adam Horovitz and Rogen will take on the role of Michael 'Mike D' Diamond. Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly and Jack Black will also take on the roles of the band members duri...

Doug Reinhardt Fights For A Cause

12/9/2010 1:13pm EST
Doug Reinhardt
Not only is Doug Reinhardt one of LA's most sought after bachelors, but this TV star is all about using this stardom for a cause. On December 10th in NYC, Doug will take part in the "Fight for Humanity Gala" benefiting the Somaly Mam Foundation. By stepping into the boxing ring, all of the money raised at this star studded event will help this charity's powerful mission: to bring an end to human trafficking. Other celebs like Emmanuelle Chriqui, Petra Nemcova, and even Susan Sarandon support the works of Somaly Mam so Starpulse caught up with Doug for an exclusive check in before his big fi...

Elizabeth Taylor To Be Honored For Her Charity Work

12/7/2010 12:36pm EST
Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor is to receive a special prize for her charity work at the upcoming Women's Image Network (WIN) Awards in January.

The Hollywood star will be honored with the Living Legend title for her "artistic genius and her HIV/AIDS activism," according to WIN founder Phyllis Stuart.

The 78 year old is said to have tentatively agreed to attend the ceremony in Santa Monica, California on January 18th, but her appearance will depend on her health, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Nominees at the event, which lauds stars who have helped promote a positive perception of women, inc...

Jane Fonda: 'I Look Like A Monster'

12/3/2010 8:32am EST
Jane Fonda
Veteran actress Jane Fonda has accused editors at a U.S. magazine of airbrushing her cover photo, insisting the shot makes her look "like a monster".

The star is on the front of W magazine's Who Cares About Age issue, which also sees special edition covers featuring Susan Sarandon and Sigourney Weaver.

Fonda donned a leopard-print shirt for the shoot and posed with her hands in her hair to accentuate her facial features - but the 72 year old is adamant the photo has been digitally altered.

She tells Britain's Daily Express, "I hate it. They airbrushed all of my character. I look like ...