Paul Newman once gave me some of his salary to close the gender pay gap, reveals his co-star Sarah Sarandon

Mail Online | 3/9/2018 | Daily Mail Reporter
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Susan Sarandon has revealed her co-star Paul Newman once gave up a portion of his salary to top-up her lower fee.

The actress, 71, worked with Newman on 1998 neo-noir thriller Twilight, which also starred Gene Hackman and Reese Witherspoon.

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After the negotiation term Favoured Nation - which ensures each actor in a film is paid the same as their co-stars - was only applied to the two men in the film, Newman volunteered some of his fee.

Sarandon told BBC Radio 5 Live yesterday: 'Emma Stone once came forward and said she got equal pay because her male stars insisted upon it and gave up something of theirs.

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'That happened to me with Paul Newman at one point, when...
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