Sarandon and Robbins Split

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Sarandon won an Oscar for Best Actress for her role as Sister Helen Prejean in Dead Man Walking in 1996; Robbins shows off his Best Supporting Actor Oscar for Mystic River in 2004.

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Robbins and Sarandon pose on the Hollywood Walk of Fame after receiving their stars, with their children, Miles, Eva and Jack.

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Sarandon with Franco Amurri, the father of her daughter, Eva, on January 18, 1986.

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Robbins and Sarandon with their children, Eva and Jack, at Earth Day in 1990.

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Sarandon with Mrs. Jesse Jackson at Anti-Contra Aid protest on steps of the U.S. Capitol in 1988.


Tim Robbins in the Bob Roberts poster in 1992.

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Sarandon and Robbins with actress Camryn Manheim at a rally for the Screen Actors Guild at Bryant Park in October 2000.


Robbins and Sarandon onstage with Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder at a campaign rally for Ralph Nader in 2000.

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Sarandon with Josh Lucas on the floor of the Democratic National Convention in Denver on August 27, 2008.

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Robbins played street hockey on a playground in downtown Manhattan last May.

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Tim Robbins and his son, Jack, at a Rangers game at Madison Square Garden on December 23.

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Sarandon walked the red carpet barefoot at the The Lovely Bones premiere in New Zealand on December 14.