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Susan Sarandon On Motherhood And Being A Grandmother

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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 10: Actresses Susan Sarandon and Eva Amurri Martino attend the 13th annual AARP's Movies For Grownups Awards gala at Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel on February 10, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic) | Jason LaVeris via Getty Images

had to take a deep breath and tell myself to keep it cool when her familiar, raspy voice came on the other end of the line. I was on the phone with an icon. Susan Sarandon is one of my favorite actresses, an Oscar winner, and a dedicated philanthropist and activist. She was the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Sedona Film Festival where Waiting for Mamu, a film she produced, just premiered. Not to mention, she has the ability to exude as much confidence and sex appeal in a menswear-inspired suit as she does in a dress that flaunts her famous curves.

Even with a lifetime of achievement behind her, the 67-year-old is still adding new roles to her resumé. She just became the first celebrity face of the 100 Good Deeds Bracelet, a nonprofit helping at-risk women in Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia, South Africa, and Haiti, and she is about to become a grandmother.

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