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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 45 wins & 47 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015-2016 Grace and Frankie (TV Series)
Grace Hanson / Grace
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... Grace Hanson
- Episode #2.12 (2016) ... Grace
- Episode #2.13 (2016) ... Grace
- Episode #2.10 (2016) ... Grace
- Episode #2.9 (2016) ... Grace
 2015/I Youth
Brenda Morel
 2014 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Maxine Lombard
- Opposites A-Frack (2014) ... Maxine Lombard (voice)
 2013 Men Expert L'Oreal (Short)
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 1984 The Dollmaker (TV Movie)
Gertie Nevels
 1982 Nine to Five (TV Series)
- The Security Guard (1982) ... O'Neil
 1981 Lily: Sold Out (TV Movie)
 1977 Julia
 1973/II A Doll's House
 1968 Spirits of the Dead
Contessa Frederique de Metzengerstein (segment "Metzengerstein")
 1962 Walk on the Wild Side
Kitty Tristram / Kitty Twist
 1961 A String of Beads (TV Movie)
Gloria Winters
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Release of the book, "Jane Fonda: An Intimate Biography", by Bill Davidson. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 16 Print Biographies | 3 Portrayals | 12 Interviews | 43 Articles | 38 Pictorials | 55 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Why she quit acting while married to Tom Hayden: When I was really, really unhappy with myself and my life, which happened in the second half of my marriage to Tom, I just stopped. Acting became too painful. I just couldn't. All the joy leached out of it. See more »


She was voted the 51st Greatest Movie Star of all time by Entertainment Weekly. See more »


Frequently plays single women, often due to problematic relationships


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