Jane Fonda

Biography

Jane Fonda (born Lady Jayne Seymour Fonda; December 21, 1937, height 5' 8" (1,73 m)) 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.

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Jane Fonda (born Lady Jayne Seymour Fonda; December 21, 1937, height 5' 8" (1,73 m)) 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.

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Gender -

Known Credits 87

Birthday 1937-12-21

Place of Birth New York City - New York - USA

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.janefonda.com/

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2017 Once I Was: The Hal Ashby Story
2016 Elena and the Secret of Avalor as Shuriki (voice)
2015 Fathers and Daughters as Theodora
2015 Women He's Undressed as Herself
2015 Youth as Brenda Morel
2015 Grace and Frankie(26 episodes) as Grace
2014 This Is Where I Leave You as Hillary Altman
2014 The (Dead Mothers) Club as herself
2014 Better Living Through Chemistry
2014 And the Oscar Goes To... as Herself - Interviewee
2013 The Butler as Nancy Reagan
2012 The Newsroom(21 episodes) as Leona Lansing
2012 Peace, Love & Misunderstanding as Grace
2011 All Together as Jeanne
2011 Miss Representation as Herself
2007 AFI: 100 Years... 100 Movies... 10th Anniversary Edition as Herself
2007 Georgia Rule as Georgia
2007 Brando as Herself
2006 Stardust: The Bette Davis Story as Herself
2005 The Colbert Report(1 episode)
2005 Sir! No Sir! as Herself
2005 Monster-in-Law as Viola Fields
2004 The Tony Danza Show(1 episode)
2004 Tell Them Who You Are as Herself
2003 Complicated Women as Herself - Narrator
2003 Real Time with Bill Maher(1 episode)
2002 Searching for Debra Winger as Herself
1999 The Early Show(1 episode)
1997 The View(5 episodes)
1996 E! True Hollywood Story(2 episodes)
1995 The First 100 Years: A Celebration of American Movies
1994 Inside the Actors Studio(1 episode)
1994 Yoga Exercise Workout as Herself
1992 Fonda on Fonda as Herself - Host
1990 The Earth Day Special
1990 Stanley & Iris as Iris Estelle King
1989 Old Gringo as Harriet Winslow
1986 The Morning After as Alex Sternbergen
1985 Agnes of God as Dr. Martha Livingston
1985 We Are the World: The Story Behind the Song as Herself - Host
1984 The Dollmaker as Gertie Nevels
1982 Workout
1981 On Golden Pond as Chelsea Thayer Wayne
1981 Rollover as Lee Winters
1981 Be Pretty and Shut Up! as Herself
1981 Wanna bet, that..?(2 episodes)
1981 Lily: Sold Out as Wanda
1980 Nine to Five as Judy Bernly
1980 No Nukes as Herself
1979 The Electric Horseman as Alice 'Hallie' Martin
1979 The China Syndrome as Kimberly Wells
1978 California Suite as Hannah Warren
1978 Comes a Horseman as Ella Connors
1978 Coming Home as Sally Hyde
1977 Julia as Lillian Hellman
1977 Fun with Dick and Jane as Jane Harper
1976 The Blue Bird as The Night
1973 A Doll's House as Nora
1973 The American Film Institute Salute to ...(1 episode)
1973 Steelyard Blues as Iris Caine
1972 Letter to Jane: An Investigation About a Still as Herself
1972 FTA as Herself
1972 Tout va bien as Elle, Susanne
1971 Klute as Bree Daniels
1969 They Shoot Horses, Don't They? as Gloria
1968 Barbarella as Barbarella
1968 Spirits of the Dead as Contessa Frederique de Metzengerstein (segment "Metzengerstein")
1967 Barefoot in the Park as Corie Bratter
1967 Hurry Sundown as Julie Ann Warren
1966 Any Wednesday as Ellen Gordon
1966 The Game Is Over as Renée Saccard
1966 The Chase as Anna Reeves
1965 Cat Ballou as Catherine 'Cat' Ballou
1964 Circle of Love as Sophie
1964 Filmmaking on the Riviera as Herself
1964 Joy House as Melinda
1963 Sunday in New York as Eileen Tyler
1963 In the Cool of the Day as Christine Bonner
1962 Period of Adjustment as Isabel Haverstick
1962 The Chapman Report as Kathleen Barclay
1962 Walk on the Wild Side as Kitty Twist
1962 Jane
1960 Tall Story as June Ryder
1952 Today(1 episode)
1947 Tony Awards(1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards(1 episode) as Jane Fonda
1929 The Academy Awards(5 episodes)

Production

1982 9 to 5(84 episodes) … Producer
1972 FTA … Producer

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