Susan Abigail Sarandon
; October 4
) is an American actress who is well known for her role as Sister Helen Prejean
in the 1995
crime drama film, Dead Man Walking
, which earned her an Academy Award for Best Actress
She voiced Miss Spider in the 1996 Disney live-action/stop-motion film, James and the Giant Peach, and both voiced and portrayed Queen Narissa in the 2007 Disney film, Enchanted. She also played Beverly Clark in Shall We Dance? and Margherita Sarfatti in Cradle Will Rock.