Sarandon, who has revealed she’s inspired by Bruce Jenner’s cosmetic surgeries and hormone treatments, said: As a mother, I know how difficult it is to survive the teenage years intact and the socialization process – if you step out of line, it’s so difficult.

And there are so many kids these days who are questioning, gay or transgender, who have a very tough time and it could be very dangerous for them.

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I thought that if you didn't get married you wouldn't take each other for granted as easily.

“Things are going so well [with Arnold] that Jonathan is moving to San Fran to launch the new venue, and the girl has gone with him. A rep for Sarandon told us, “This story is much to do [sic] about nothing. She worked at Spin NY as a bartender for years and Susan was at the club during that time.

Jonathan and his girlfriend have been together for over a year . This is making a story out of nothing.” Bricklin added: “Susan and I are great friends, and there is truly no validity to the story.

Sarandon has a daughter, 28-year-old actress Eva Amurri, from another relationship.

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We continue to work together, and when Susan has time between her side gigs as an actor and human-rights activist she has never failed to support Spin.” Meanwhile, Sarandon has been busy in Cannes.

She sizzled on the red carpet at the film fest, then made headlines by slamming director Woody Allen after the premiere of his film “Café Society.” Then, while marking the 25th anniversary of “Thelma & Louise,” she said she plans to direct ­female-friendly porn films in her 80s.

Meanwhile, Susan - who was married to Chris Sarandon from 1967 to 1979 and previously dated David Bowie and filmmaker Franco Amurri - recently admitted she "misses" being in love.