SUSAN SARANDON has confirmed rumors she had a secret fling with DAVID BOWIE in the 1980s.
The Thelma & Louise actress starred alongside the legendary musician in 1983 movie The Hunger, and earlier this year (14) her pal Melissa McCarthy sent gossips into a spin when she mentioned the romance at an awards ceremony in Beverly Hills, California.
Neither Sarandon nor Bowie responded to the rumor at the time, but now the actress has spoken out to confirm she did have a brief relationship with the Starman hitmaker around the time they worked together on the vampire movie.
When asked in an interview with Thedailybeast.com if she has ever dated a rock star, she replies, "Bowie... Yeah. He's worth idolising. He's extraordinary. That was a really interesting period. I wasn't supposed to have kids, and I'm the oldest of nine and had mothered all of them, so I wasn't ever in a mode to where I was looking to settle down and raise a family, so that definitely changes the gene pool you're dipping into. But Bowie's just a really interesting person, and so bright. He's a talent, and a painter, and... he's great."