Appeared in "Critic's Choice" on Broadway. Comedy.
1 Biographical Movie |
13 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
1 Interview |
7 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
7 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 1½" (1.87 m)
Did You Know?
I don't really like myself. Never did. People mix me up with the characters I play. I'm not a great guy like Doug Roberts [in 'Mister Roberts']. I'd like to be but I'm not.
Fonda, who played the second Commander in Chief-Pacific (CINCPAC II) in In Harm's Way
(1965), was actually a naval veteran of World War II who served in the Pacific Theater. After making The Ox-Bow Incident
(1943), Fonda enlisted in the Navy to fight in World War II, saying, "I don't want to be in a fake war in a studio." He served in the Navy for three years, initially as a Quartermaster 3rd ...