Born into a film-business family and raised in Hollywood, Susan appeared as a child actress in movies with Abbott & Costello, Red Skelton, Lucille Ball and Lassie.
She studied journalism with Pierre Salinger at Mills College and graduated with highest honors in journalism from the University of Pennsylvania.
For more than 25 years she has been an on-air television and radio critic, bringing an experienced and unique perspective to the movie business.
Her commentaries are distributed around the world by SSG Syndicate. In addition, her work has been published in PLAYBOY, NEW YORK TIMES, REDBOOK, LADIES HOME JOURNAL, WORKING WOMAN, FAMILY CIRCLE and COSMOPOLITAN, along with Australia’s NEWS LILMITED NEWSPAPERS, ICI PARIS, PARIS MATCH, L’OFFICIEL HOMME, STUDIO MAGAZINES,PACIFIC PUBLICATIONS and many more.
Susan is also the feature film critic for VIDEO LIBRARIAN magazine, distributed to libraries throughout the country.