Actress Susan Sarandon is desperate to prove her ancestry—so desperate that she consented to part with some of her Oscar-winning DNA.
Yesterday, we are told, she was at Blenheim Palace with Bryan Sykes (of the ancestry research firm Oxford Ancestors) to get the results of a DNA test seeking to identify UK origins.
“She had brought a lot of her family,” says our mole behind a drinks tray. “There were about 12 of them. I gather it was for a TV show.” [Link]