Chris Sarandon

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  • Birth Name: Christopher Sarandon
  • Birth Place: Beckley, West Virginia, United States
  • Profession: Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Born in West Virginia to Greek parents.
  • Met his future wife, actress Susan (Tomalin) Sarandon, while in college.
  • Beginning in 1969, he played Tom Halverson on The Guiding Light.
  • Made his Broadway debut in 1970 in the musical The Rothschilds, costarring Hal Linden and Robby Benson.
  • Made his film debut in 1975's Dog Day Afternoon, opposite Al Pacino; his performance earned him Oscar and Golden Globe nominations.
  • Other notable film roles include Prince Humperdinck in Rob Reiner's The Princess Bride (1987) and the voice of Jack Skellington in Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993).

Awards

  • 1975, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 1976, Golden Globe — New Star of the Year - Actor: Nominee

Relationships

  • Susan Sarandon — Ex-wife
  • Michael — Son
  • Joanna Gleason — Wife
  • Stephanie — Daughter
  • Lisa Ann Cooper — Ex-wife
  • Alexis — Daughter
  • Chris Sarandon — Father

College

  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, United States (BA in Drama, 1964); Catholic University of America, Washington, District of Columbia, United States (MFA in Theater)

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  • Birth Name: Christopher Sarandon
  • Birth Place: Beckley, West Virginia, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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