Suzanne Newlander Arkin is the wife of a famous American actor, director, and screenwriter, Alan Arkin.

Alan has been active in the entertainment industry since 1955 and is the Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the American tragicomedy film “Little Miss Sunshine.”

Quick Info
Birth Name
Suzanne Newlander Arkin
Birth Date
Birth Place
United States
Alan Wolf Arkin (1996-Present)
Step-ChildrenAdam Arkin, Matthew Arkin, Anthony Dara Arkin
Social Media
Net Worth$15 million (Shared with her husband)
Suzanne Newlander Arkin and Alan Arkin
Suzanne and Alan Arkin Source: Wealthy Bio


Arkin was born and raised in New Mexico, United States. She hasn’t disclosed much information about her childhood, neither about her family or the actual date of birth. Little do we know is that she has American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Her husband, Alan, was born in 1934; hence Suzanne was probably in the early 1940s as they are almost the same age.



Suzanne has not opened about her educational background. Since she was also an actress one time, we believe she has a degree in art. She is probably educated in the United States.


Physical Description

Suzanne Newlander is probably in her late 70s or early 80s. Describing her current looks, she has all grey hair due to old age. In addition, she possesses blue eyes and often wears glasses. Despite the old age, Suzanne and her husband Akin, who is 87 years old, maintain a healthy lifestyle. She meditates with her husband for more than 2 hours and meditates for more than 50 years.

Suzanne Newlander Arkin and her husband during an interview
Suzanne and her husband during an interview Source: YouTube

Who is Suzanne married to?

Arkin tied her knot to Alan Wolf Arkin in 1996. They have known each other for over 50 years but have been in a marital relationship for 26 years since 2021. The couple does not have any children of their own. As of 2021, the couple resides in Carlsbad, California. They have a garden behind their house where they grow green vegetables and fruit trees. The couple met each other when both of them were in the spiritual community. They used to meditate together for more than 25 years before their marriage. Alan said,

“One of the reasons that Suzanne got to know each other was we were both in a spiritual community for 25 years before we got together.”

Alan Arkin was previously married two times before settling down with Suzanne. His first wife was Jeremy Yaffe. They had a two son, Adam Arkin and Matthew Arkin. Borth of them is a well-known actor and director. Alan’s second wife was Barbara Dana. The couple had a son named Anthony Dara Arkin.


Social Media

Suzanne Newlander Arkin is not a social media user. Neither her husband, Alan, is an active social media user. Alan is only active on Twitter, where he has over 700 followers and can be connected with @realalanarkin.


What is Newlander’s current net worth?

Newlander Arkin is a psychotherapist by profession, but she has retired as of 2021. She also appeared in a film, “Blood (Thinner Than Water)” in 2004. On the other hand, her husband Alan has not yet retired from his career. There has been no estimation regarding Suzanne’s net worth, but her husband has a net worth of $15 million as of 2021. She shares her net worth with her husband.

Suzanne Newlander Arkin and her husband
Suzanne and her husband Source: Pinterest


Suzanne Newlander  is living a simple and healthy lifestyle as of 2021. During an interview with Andrea Donsky in May 2020, Suzanne revealed:

“I was not a healthy eater at all and Alan actually got me started with healthy food. He took me to my first healthy store.”

Since both Alan and Suzanna are health freaks and believe in healthy living, the couple confessed that they maintain healthy diets even though they are traveling. Rather than living a luxurious lifestyle, the couple is working hard on maintaining a healthy lifestyle.


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