A source said at the time: "It caused a lot of strain in the relationship.
Although Susan and Jonathan received some attention for their age difference, the couple mostly remained private about their relationship and quietly opened up the SPi N table tennis club together in New York City.
Casual: Sarandon met Jonathan on a road trip to Chile in 2010, the year after she split from Tim Robbins, with whom she had been married since 1988.
She said: "I guess the dating thing hasn't worked out for me.
I don't mind being alone, but I do like being in love, so I miss that.
An eagle-eyed onlooker told the New York Post newspaper's Page Six column: "They weren't overly affectionate, but they were chatting, and she would occasionally touch her hair and smile.
It seemed like this could be something new, but Susan was definitely playing it cool." Susan's new romance comes just 18 months after she split from her lover Jonathan Bricklin, 37.
Stepping out: Actress Susan Sarandon, 69, visited the Sirius XM Studio on Tuesday morning.
Her visit followed a public Q&A a day earlier in which she admitted that she has been unable to find a new beau She said: 'I'm a New Yorker, I've always lived here but one of the reasons that I love New York is that the serendipity is just so thick here, so you can go out on the street and just see things you didn't count on and you don't have to swipe left or right.
The 69-year-old actress set tongues wagging last week when she arrived at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York for the opening ceremony of the US Open Tennis Championship with a hunky mystery man, her son Miles, 24, and his female pal.
An eagle-eyed onlooker told the New York Post newspaper’s Page Six column: "They weren’t overly affectionate, but they were chatting, and she would occasionally touch her hair and smile.
The former couple called time on their five-year relationship because the 'Lovely Bones' star struggled to cope with having their lives filmed for Morgan Spurlock's reality series 'Connected', which follows six couples over six months.