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Jane Fonda

Actress | * 12/21/1937 (81) | New York City, New York, USA
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Jane Seymour Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, writer, producer, political activist, fitness guru, and former fashion model. She is the recipient of various accolades including two Academy Awards, two BAFTA Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, a Primetime Emmy Award, the AFI Life Achievement Award, and the Honorary Golden Lion. Born to actor Henry Fonda and socialite Frances Ford Seymour, Fonda made her acting debut with the 1960 Broadway play There Was a Little Girl, for which she received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play, and made her screen debut later the same year with the romantic comedy Tall Story. She rose to prominence in 1960s with such films as Period of Adjustment (1962), Sunday in New York (1963), Cat Ballou (1965), Barefoot in the Park ... ()
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Jane Seymour Fonda (born December 21, 1937) is an American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru. She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as Barbarella and Cat Ballou. She has won two Academy Awards and received several other movie awards and nominations during her 50+ years as an actress. After 15 years of retirement she returned to film in 2005 with Monster in Law, followed by Georgia Rule two years later. She also produced and starred in over 20 exercise videos released between 1982 and 1995, and once again in 2010. Fonda has been an activist for many political causes, one of the most notable and controversial of which was her opposition to the Vietnam War. She has also protested the Iraq War and violence against women. She describes herself as a liberal and a feminist. In 2005 Fonda worked alongside Robin Morgan and Gloria Steinem to co-found the Women's Media Center, an organization that works to amplify the voices of women in the media through advocacy, media and leadership training, and the creation of original content. Fonda currently serves on the board of the organization. Since 2001 Fonda has been a Christian. She published an autobiography in 2005.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Documentaries | Comedies

Known for these Movies & Shows

Barbarella

PG

1968 | 2.9/5 | 1h 38min
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Klute

R

1971 | 3.4/5 | 1h 54min
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Youth

R

2015 | 3.5/5 | 1h 58min
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Monster-in-Law

PG-13

2005 | 3.0/5 | 1h 41min
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Awards & Nominations for Jane Fonda

2x Academy Award for Best Actress Theatre World Award California Hall of Fame AFI Life Achievement Award Crystal Award Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress 6x Academy Award for Best Actress Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play

Movies with Jane Fonda as Actress(84)

as herself2019 Hal
as Vivian2018 Book Club
as Addie Moore2017 Our Souls at Night
as Shuriki (voice)2016 Elena and the Secret of Avalor
as Self-help Guru (voice)2016 Connected
as Barbarella (archive footage)2016 Generation Sputnik
as Theodora2015 Fathers and Daughters
as herself2015 Women He's Undressed
as Brenda Morel2015 Youth
as Herself - Interviewee2014 And the Oscar Goes To...
as Hillary Altman2014 This Is Where I Leave You
as Nancy Reagan2013 The Butler
as Jeanne2011 All Together
as herself2011 Miss Representation
as Herself (archive footage)2010 Beautiful Darling
as Georgia Randall2007 Georgia Rule
as herself2007 Brando
as Viola Fields2005 Monster-in-Law
as herself2005 Sir! No Sir!
as herself2004 Tell Them Who You Are
as Herself - Narrator (voice)2003 Complicated Women
as herself1994 Yoga Exercise Workout
as Herself - Host1992 Fonda on Fonda
as Iris Estelle King1990 Stanley & Iris
as Harriet Winslow1989 Old Gringo
as Alexandra Sternbergen1986 The Morning After
as Dr. Martha Louise Livingston1985 Agnes of God
as Gertie Nevels1984 The Dollmaker
1982 Workout
as Wanda1981 Lily: Sold Out
as Chelsea Thayer Wayne1981 On Golden Pond
as Lee Winters1981 Rollover
as herself1981 Be Pretty and Shut Up!
as Judy Bernly1980 Nine to Five
as herself1980 No Nukes
as Alice 'Hallie' Martin1979 The Electric Horseman
as Kimberly Wells1979 The China Syndrome
as Hannah Warren1978 California Suite
as Sally Hyde1978 Coming Home
as Ella Connors1978 Comes a Horseman
as Lillian Hellman1977 Julia
as Jane Harper1977 Fun with Dick and Jane
as The Night1976 The Blue Bird
as Iris Caine1973 Steelyard Blues
as Nora1973 A Doll's House
as Elle, Susanne1972 Tout Va Bien
as herself1972 FTA
as Bree Daniels1971 Klute
as Contessa Frederique de Metzengerstein (segment "Metzengerstein")1968 Spirits of the Dead
as Barbarella1968 Barbarella
as Corie Bratter1967 Barefoot in the Park
as Julie Ann Warren1967 Hurry Sundown
as Ellen Gordon1966 Any Wednesday
as Renée Saccard1966 The Game Is Over
as Anna Reeves1966 The Chase
as Catherine 'Cat' Ballou1965 Cat Ballou
as Sophie1964 Circle of Love
as Melinda1964 Joy House
as Eileen Tyler1963 Sunday in New York
as Christine Bonner1963 In the Cool of the Day
as Kitty Twist1962 Walk on the Wild Side
as herself1962 Jane
as Isabel Haverstick1962 Period of Adjustment
as Kathleen Barclay1962 The Chapman Report
as June Ryder1960 Tall Story

TV Shows/Series with Jane Fonda as Actress(15)

Movies with Jane Fonda as Crew(2)

Production/Casting1988 Jane Fonda's Complete Workout
Production/Producer1972 FTA

TV Shows/Series with Jane Fonda as Crew(1)

Production/Producer1982 Nine to Five

Additional Information

Full Name: Jane Fonda
Born: 12/21/1937 in New York City (current age: 81)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Vassar College, Art Students League of New York
Spouses (current/former): Roger Vadim, Tom Hayden, Ted Turner
Partner (current/former): Richard Perry
Children: Vanessa Vadim, Troy Garity, Mary Williams
Siblings: Peter Fonda
Father: Henry Fonda
Mother: Frances Ford Seymour
Related to: Peter Fonda
Other names for Jane Fonda (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Lady Jayne Seymour Fonda"
"Джейн Фонда"
"Jane Seymour Fonda"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:2031, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 03/13/2019