Susan Michaela Sullivan is a celebrated American actress who is best known for her iconic role in Lenore Curtin Delaney on Another World. Susan is a renowned theatre actress. Susan is at present portraying the role of Martha Rodgers in television sitcom Castle. Apart from Another World, Susan Sullivan had been known her incredible performances in Dharma & Greg, Having Babies and Falcon Crest.
Susan is a Golden Globe nominee for Best Performance by an actress in a supporting role in 1999. So, how does Susan go on with her life, let’s have a sneak peek into the lifestyle of actress.
Susan Sullivan Biography and Family
Susan Sullivan was born on 18 November 1942 in New York. The Daughter of Helen and Brendan Sullivan was an advertising executive. Susan was raised in FreePort, Nassau County, a village in Long Island, New York. Susan ah a brother named Brendan Sullivan and a sister named Brigid Sullivan.
She started her acting career in 1960s in the Broadway play Jimmy Shine. Sullivan continued theater while working on Falcon Crest in 1980s. After theater she was casted in Another World, a role for which she was appreciated. Post Another World, Sullivan was offered various roles on TV. Midway, The New Maverick, Richman, Poor Man Book II are some prestigious projects of Susan.
Susan Sullivan is married with Connell Cowan, a psychologist and an author. In 1960s Susan was seen with Cary Grant. She later admitted that she and Cary were in relationship. Susan and Connell share a beautiful relationship since 1989 and lives together in a house in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Susan Sullivan Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $5.5 Million US Dollars
Susan Sullivan is estimated to be worth $5.5 million in year. Susan’s numerous roles in TV serials and movies are the main source of her income. Sullivan prior to an actress was a waiter. Sullivan use to work in Playboy club in New York City. She was one of the Bunnies.
Susan Sullivan Education
Susan was graduated from her home town of Free Port. Free Port High school is the Alma mater of Susan. After completing her graduation, Susan attended the Hofstra University. She had a degree in BA in drama. Susan consequently was working at the National Repertory Theatre, Washington D.C.
Some of the best Susan Sullivan movies to watch
Susan was an avid theater actress. She continued theater till 1980s while on project Falcon Crest. In the 1960’s Susan was acting in TV series Another World. It was while acting in a Off Broadway theater group she was spotted by an agent. After moving to Hollywood, Susan was offered many cameo roles on TV. Subsequently she was offered a role in Rich Man, Poor Man- Book II , for which she was offered an Emmy award nomination . What followed was a string of movies and unparalleled performances by Susan in movies like Having Babies II and Having Babies III. She was also a part of IT’s a Living 1980, Falcon Crest 1981.
Susan’s list of movies is long some of the best performance by Susan are Doctor Doctor 1989, A Perfect Stranger 1994, and The Monores 1995.
Awards and Achievements
The legendary theater actress had been nominated 8 times in various prestigious awards but had failed to win any one of them. Susan had been nominated for Golden Globes award for Best performance by an actress in a supporting role in 1999. She was nominated for the Quality Television award for Best Supporting actress in 1998, 1999 and 2000 for Dharma and Greg .Susan was nominated for the prestigious Prime Time Emmy awards for Outstanding Lead actress in a Drama Series in 1978. Susan was unlucky every time as she failed to win after so many nominations.
Susan is also associated with Charity Blue Cross and Adult children of Alcoholics.
Susan Sullivan was last seen when the teaser clip of Big Hero 6 TV show was released. Prior to that, Sullivan was seen on the sets of Castle. The legendary theater actress is also a spokesperson for Tyenol for many years. Susan lives a very simple life and tries to remain out of controversies. At present she is enjoying her life with her husband. Susan can be seen on TV series The Nine, Castle and she also has voice role in Big Hero 6: The Series.
Susan is very attractive, straightforward and intelligent person. After so many successful years in Hollywood, she is well grounded. She brings life and insight to the roles she portrays. Her dedication and hard work is exemplary.