Very Busy BODY
Susan Sarandon, 69, gets laughs as a busybody mom who, after losing her husband, becomes obsessed with her daughter’s life in the new movie The Meddler, which opens in theaters April 22. Here are five facts about the native New Yorker. 1. She landed her first movie— Joe (1970)—when she tagged along to a casting call with her then-husband Chris Sarandon. 2. Daytime drama! She appeared in the soaps
Search for Tomorrow and the short-lived A World Apart. 3. She is one of the owners of Spin, a ping-pong social club with locations in New York, San Francisco, Toronto, Los Angeles and Chicago. 4. She was one of eight women who carried the Olympic flag at the 2006 Winter Games opening ceremony in Turin, Italy. 5. You might see her at Nevada’s annual Burning Man festival—she’s been twice.