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Jane Fonda


Jane Seymour Fonda was born in New York City to legendary screen star Henry Fonda and New York socialite Frances Seymour Brokaw. She is the sister of actor Peter Fonda and the aunt of actress Bridget Fonda. Her ancestry includes Dutch, English, Scottish, and distant French and Italian. Fonda was destined early to an uncommon and influential life in... See full bio »

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Won 2 Oscars. Another 48 wins & 38 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Grace and Frankie (TV Series) (completed)
Grace
- Episode #1.13 (2015) ... Grace
- Episode #1.12 (2015) ... Grace
- Episode #1.11 (2015) ... Grace
- Episode #1.5 (2015) ... Grace
- Episode #1.6 (2015) ... Grace
 2014 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Maxine Lombard
- Opposites A-Frack (2014) ... Maxine Lombard (voice)
 1984 The Dollmaker (TV Movie)
Gertie Nevels
 1982 Nine to Five (TV Series)
O'Neil
- The Security Guard (1982) ... O'Neil
 1981 Lily: Sold Out (TV Movie)
Wanda
 1977 Julia
Lillian
 1973/II A Doll's House
Nora
 1968 Spirits of the Dead
Contessa Frederique de Metzengerstein (segment "Metzengerstein")
 1961 A String of Beads (TV Movie)
Gloria Winters
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Other Works:

"Invitation to a March," original comedy; written and directed by Arthur Laurents; incidental music by Stephen Sondheim; with Celeste Holm (portraying Camilla Jablonski); Richard Derr (portraying Tucker Groagan); Jane Fonda (portraying Norma Brown); Tom Hatcher; Eileen Heckart; James MacArthur (portraying Aaron Jablonski), Jeff... See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 16 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 11 Interviews | 39 Articles | 38 Pictorials | 55 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

If you're ever in a situation where you're not getting served or you can't get what you need, just cry. See more »

Trivia:

Was offered the role of Nurse Ratched in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975), but she turned it down. Louise Fletcher, who went on to win the Best Actress Oscar for her performance, was cast instead. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays single women, often due to problematic relationships

Nickname:

Lady Jane

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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