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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:

Publication of her autobiography: "My Life So Far," by Random House, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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:

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 »

Trivia:

Made a fortune launching the first exercise video. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently plays single women, often due to problematic relationships

Nickname:

Lady Jane

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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