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Jane Fonda

Knowledge Identifier: +Jane_Fonda


Jane Fonda

American actress, writer, political activist, former fashion model, and fitness guru add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1937.

Countries: United States (64%), United Kingdom (9%), (6%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Georgia Rule, Robert Redford, Marlon Brando

Linked to: The Huffington Post, The New York Times, Emma Willard School, Emory University




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Jane Fonda was born in 1937 add something


Cheryl Crawford - In 1947, together with former Group Theatre members Elia Kazan and Robert Lewis, she founded The Actor's Studio, which trained Marlon Brando, James Dean, Jerome Robbins, Shelley Winters, Jane Fonda, Bea Arthur, and many more


Her stage work in the late 1950s laid the foundation for her film career in the 1960s add something


In 1950, when Fonda was 12, her mother committed suicide while under treatment at a psychiatric hospital add something


Fonda became interested in acting in 1954, while appearing with her father in a charity performance of "The Country Girl", at the Omaha Community Playhouse add something


Andreas Voutsinas - Voutsinas, a life member of The Actor's Studio since 1957, spent many years working in summer stock theater and as an assistant to Studio co-founder Elia Kazan, before he met Jane Fonda, with whom he got involved and whom he cast in the leading part in "Fun Couple", his Broadway directorial debut in 1960


Upon returning to the states, in 1958 she met Lee Strasberg, and started studying acting with him add something


Fonda was very selective by the end of the 1960s, turning down lead roles in "Rosemary's Baby" and "Bonnie and Clyde" add something


She averaged almost two movies a year throughout the decade, starting in 1960 with "Tall Story", in which she recreated one of her Broadway roles as a college cheerleader pursuing a basketball star, played by Anthony Perkins add something


She rose to fame in the 1960s with films such as "Barbarella" and "Cat Ballou" add something


"Period of Adjustment" and "Walk on the Wild Side" followed in 1962 add something


Joanna Moore - In 1962, Moore appeared as Miss Precious in "Walk on the Wild Side" with Jane Fonda, Barbara_Stanwyck and Capucine, followed by the musical, "Follow That Dream" with Elvis Presley


In 1963, she starred in the romantic comedy "Sunday in New York" add something


Susan Ertz - One of her later works, "In the Cool of the Day", was the source of an eponymous movie in 1963, starring Jane Fonda, Peter_Finch, and Angela Lansbury


Sunday in New York - "'Sunday in New York"', filmed in Metrocolor, is a 1963 American romantic comedy film directed by Peter Tewksbury and starring Jane Fonda, Rod_Taylor and Cliff Robertson


Fonda married her first husband Roger Vadim in 1965 add something


Dwayne Hickman - In 1965, Hickman appeared in the comedy film "Cat Ballou" along with Jane Fonda and Lee Marvin


Lee Marvin - Marvin won the 1965 Academy Award for Best Actor for his comic role in the offbeat Western Cat Ballou starring Jane Fonda.


Horton Foote - Playwright Lillian Hellman adapted his play for the 1966 film "The Chase" with Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda and Robert Redford


The Chase (1966 film) - "'The Chase"' is a 1966 Technicolor American drama film in Panavision directed by Arthur Penn and starring Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, and Robert Redford, about a series of events set into motion by a prison break


Terry Southern - As production on "Barbarella" wound down in October 1967, director Roger Vadim began shooting an episode for the omnibus film "Spirits of the Dead", which co-starred Peter Fonda and Jane Fonda


In 1968, she played the title role in the science fiction spoof "Barbarella", directed by her French film director husband Roger Vadim, which established her status as a sex symbol add something


The couple had a daughter, Vanessa, born in 1968 and named for actress and activist Vanessa Redgrave add something


Striptease - In 1968, the sci-fi film "Barbarella" depicted Jane Fonda stripping in zero-gravity conditions whilst wearing her spacesuit


Bob Crewe - The Bob Crewe Generation recorded the Bob Crewe-Charles Fox original soundtrack for the 1968 Paramount Pictures motion picture "Barbarella" starring Jane Fonda and directed by Roger Vadim


Along with other celebrities, she supported the Alcatraz Island occupation by American Indians in 1969, which was intended to call attention to failures of the government in treaty rights and the movement for greater Indian sovereignty add something


Fonda has been involved in the feminist movement since the 1970s, which dovetails with her activism in support of civil rights add something


Fonda went to Seattle, Washington, in 1970 to support a group of Native Americans who were led by Bernie Whitebear add something


In addition, Kerry's opponents circulated a photograph showing Fonda and Kerry in the same large crowd at a 1970 anti-war rally, although they were sitting several rows apart add something


She likewise supported Huey Newton and the Black Panthers in the early 1970s, stating "Revolution is an act of love; we are the children of revolution, born to be rebels add something


In April 1970, Fred Gardner, Fonda, and Donald Sutherland formed the FTA tour , an anti-war road show designed as an answer to Bob Hope's USO tour add something


On May 4, 1970, Fonda appeared before an assembly at the University of New Mexico, in Albuquerque, to speak on GI rights and issues add something


On November 3, 1970, Fonda started a tour of college campuses on which she raised funds for the organization add something


Elizabeth Taylor - Although limited by a "thin and inflexible voice", Taylor continued to star in numerous theatrical films throughout the 1970s, such as "Zee and Co." with Michael Caine, "Ash Wednesday" , "The Blue Bird" with Jane Fonda and Ava Gardner, and "A Little Night Music"


Black Panther Party - Hollywood celebrity Jane Fonda publicly supported Huey Newton and the Black Panthers during the early 1970s


Between "Klute" in 1971 and "Fun With Dick and Jane" in 1977, Fonda did not have a major film success add something


Fonda won her first Academy award for Best Actress in 1971, playing a high-class call girl, Bree Daniels, in the murder mystery "Klute" add something


Len Chandler - Chandler was a performer in the traveling anti-war troupe "F.T.A.", which was organized by Jane Fonda in 1971


In 1972, Fonda helped fund and organize the Indochina Peace Campaign add something


In 1972, Fonda starred as a reporter alongside Yves Montand in Jean-Luc Godard's and Jean-Pierre Gorin's film "Tout Va Bien" add something


Tout Va Bien - "'Tout va bien"' is a 1972 film directed by Jean-Luc Godard and collaborator Jean-Pierre Gorin and starring Jane Fonda and Yves Montand


Vietnam War - Later, on the subject of torture used during the Vietnam War, Fonda told "The New York Times" in 1973, "I'm quite sure that there were incidents of torture add something


In 1973, shortly after her divorce from Vadim, Fonda married activist Tom Hayden add something


It continued to mobilize antiwar activists across the nation after the 1973 Paris Peace Agreement, through 1975, when the United States withdrew from Vietnam add something


Dok Leipzig - In 1973 Ronald Trisch took over the post of director and in 1974 Jane Fonda attended to promote the Vietnam film "Introduction to the Enemy"


She received positive reviews, BAFTA and Golden Globe awards for Best Actress, and an Oscar nomination for her portrayal of the playwright Lillian Hellman in the 1977 film "Julia" add something


The 1977 comedy film "Fun With Dick and Jane" is generally considered her "comeback" picture add something


She won her second Oscar in 1978 for "Coming Home", as a Marine officer's wife who volunteers at a veterans' hospital and becomes involved with a disabled Vietnam War veteran add something


Joe Cocker - In 1978, Cocker moved onto a ranch owned by Jane Fonda in Santa Barbara, California


Coming Home (1978 film) - "'Coming Home"' is a 1978 drama film directed by Hal Ashby and starring Jane Fonda, Jon_Voight and Bruce Dern


Edward Teller - Teller suffered a heart attack in 1979, which he blamed on Jane_Fonda; after the Three Mile Island accident, the actress outspokenly lobbied against nuclear power while promoting her latest movie, The China Syndrome (a movie depicting a nuclear accident which coincidentally was released only a little over a week before the actual incident.


The Electric Horseman - "'The Electric Horseman"' is a 1979 adventure-romance film starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda and directed by Sydney Pollack


Fonda continued appearing in feature films throughout the 1980s, most notably in the role of Dr. Martha Livingston in "Agnes of God" add something


In 1980, Fonda starred in "Nine to Five" with Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton add something


William Greaves - In 1980, Greaves was honored alongside Robert De Niro, Jane Fonda, Marlon_Brando, Arthur Penn, Sally Field, Rod Steiger, Al Pacino, Shelley Winters, Dustin Hoffman, Estelle Parsons, and Ellen Burstyn with the the Actors Studio in New York's first ever Dusa Award


Lily Tomlin - Tomlin soon had the greatest hit of her film career with 1980's "Nine to Five" in which she played a secretary named Violet Newstead who joins coworkers Jane Fonda and Dolly Parton in seeking revenge on their monstrous boss, Franklin M. Hart, Jr., played by Dabney Coleman


9 to 5 (film) - "'9 to 5"' is a 1980 American comedy film written by Patricia Resnick and Colin Higgins, directed by Higgins, and starring Jane Fonda, Lily_Tomlin, Dolly Parton, and Dabney Coleman


Fusion Energy Foundation - In 1981, actor Peter Fonda was enraged by a sign in Denver's Stapleton Airport that said, "Feed Jane Fonda to the Whales


In 1982, Fonda released her first exercise video, titled "Jane Fonda's Workout", inspired by her best-selling book, "Jane Fonda's Workout Book" add something


She produced and starred in over 20 exercise videos released between 1982 and 1995, and once again in 2010 add something


Agnes of God (film) - "'Agnes of God"' is a 1985 American film starring Jane Fonda, Anne_Bancroft and Meg Tilly, about a novice nun who gives birth and insists that the dead child was the result of a virgin conception


She was nominated for the Academy award for Best Actress for her portrayal of an alcoholic murder suspect in the 1986 thriller "The Morning After" add something


Fonda and Hayden divorced in 1989 add something


In the early 1990s, after three decades in film, Fonda announced her retirement from the film industry add something


Lorenzo Caccialanza - Caccialanza was instrumental in the breakup of Jane Fonda and Ted Turner in 1990


Fonda married her third husband, cable-television tycoon and CNN founder Ted Turner, in 1991 add something


In 1994, the United Nations Population Fund made Fonda a Goodwill Ambassador add something


She released five workout books and thirteen audio programs, through 1995 add something


John Gilmore (writer) - In 1997, in "Laid Bare", his first book of memoirs, Gilmore recounts his associations beginning in the 1950s and through the 1960s with Hank Williams, Janis Joplin, Jack Nicholson, Jane Fonda, Dennis_Hopper, Brigitte Bardot, Jean Seberg, Steve McQueen, Irish McCalla, Jayne Mansfield, and other personalities


In 2001, Fonda announced that she had become a Christian add something


In 2001, Fonda established the Jane Fonda Center for Adolescent Reproductive Health at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia; the goal of the center is to prevent adolescent pregnancy through training and program development add something


Since 2001, Fonda has been a Christian add something


She was present at their first summit in 2002, bringing together founder Eve Ensler, Afghan women oppressed by the Taliban, and a Kenyan activist campaigning to save girls from genital mutilation add something


In December 2002, Fonda visited Israel and the West Bank as part of a tour focusing on stopping violence against women add something


Mick LaSalle - The book served as the basis for the documentary film "Complicated Women", directed by Hugh Munro Neely and narrated by Jane Fonda, which originally was broadcast by Turner Classic Movies in May 2003


In 2004, she served as a mentor to the first ever all-transsexual cast of "The Vagina Monologues" add something


In the 2004 presidential election, her name was used as a disparaging epithet against John Kerry, the former VVAW leader, who was the Democratic Party presidential candidate add something


On February 16, 2004, Fonda led a march through Ciudad Juárez, with Sally Field, Eve Ensler, and other women, urging Mexico to provide sufficient resources to newly appointed officials helping investigate the murders of hundreds of women in the rough border city add something


Eve Ensler - In February 2004, Ensler, alongside Sally Field, Jane Fonda and Christine Lahti, protested to have the Mexican government re-investigate the slayings of hundreds of women in Ciudad Juárez, a city along the Texas border


After 15 years of retirement, she returned to film in 2005 with "Monster in Law", followed by "Georgia Rule" two years later add something


However, in her 2005 autobiography, "My Life So Far", she rejected such simplification add something


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 add something


In her 2005 autobiography, she writes that she was manipulated into sitting on the battery; she had been horrified at the implications of the pictures and regretted they were taken add something


She published an autobiography in 2005, and in 2011, she published a second memoir, "Prime Time" add something


In a "60 Minutes" interview on March 31, 2005, Fonda reiterated that she had no regrets about her trip to North Vietnam in 1972, with the exception of the anti-aircraft gun photo add something


On April 5, 2005, Random House released Fonda's autobiography "My Life So Far" add something


In May 2005, she returned to the screen with the box office success "Monster-in-Law" add something


Iraq War - In July 2005, Fonda announced plans to make an anti-war bus tour in March 2006 with her daughter and several families of military veterans, saying that some of the war veterans she had met while on her book tour had urged her to speak out against the Iraq War add something


In July 2005 the British tabloid "The Sun" reported that when asked if she would appear in a sequel to her 1980 hit "Nine to Five", Fonda replied, "I'd love to" add something


In September 2005, Fonda was scheduled to join British politician and anti-war activist George Galloway at two stops on his U.S. book tour, Madison, Wisconsin , Wisconsin and Chicago add something


Feminist Initiative (Sweden) - In 2005 Jane Fonda and Eve Ensler supported Fi by joining the election tour in Sweden


Gloria Steinem - In 2005, Steinem worked alongside Jane Fonda and Robin Morgan 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


Robert Luketic - In 2005, he directed "Monster-in-Law", starring Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda and Michael Vartan


Monster-in-Law - "'Monster-in-Law"' is a 2005 Australian/New Zealand/American romantic comedy film directed by Robert Luketic and starring Jennifer Lopez, Jane Fonda, Michael_Vartan and Wanda Sykes


Fonda stated publicly on "Charlie Rose" in April 2006 that her Christianity may have played a part in the divorce, as Turner was known to be critical of religion add something


In the days before the Swedish election on September 17, 2006, Fonda went to Sweden to support the new political party Feministiskt initiativ in their election campaign add something


Jo Brand - In March 2006, Jo appeared on "Parkinson" with Daniel Day-Lewis and Jane Fonda


Feminist Initiative (Sweden) - In the days before the Swedish election on September 17, 2006, American actress Jane Fonda came to Sweden to support the party's election campaign


Fonda appeared in the 2007 Garry Marshall-directed "Georgia Rule", starring with Felicity Huffman and Lindsay Lohan add something


In 2007, Fonda was awarded an Honorary Palme d'Or by Cannes Film Festival President Gilles Jacob for career achievement add something


On January 27, 2007, Fonda participated in an anti-war rally and march held on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., declaring that "silence is no longer an option" add something


Felicity Huffman - In 2007, Huffman starred on Garry Marshall's "Georgia Rule" with Jane Fonda and Lindsay Lohan, and 2008 on independent drama "Phoebe in Wonderland"


Cary Elwes - In 2007, he appeared in Garry Marshall's "Georgia Rule" with Jane Fonda


Garrett Hedlund - In 2007, he starred in the Garry Marshall-directed comedy-drama "Georgia Rule", alongside Lindsay Lohan and Jane Fonda


Lindsay Lohan - In May 2007, the drama Georgia Rule, in which Lohan stars alongside Felicity Huffman and Jane Fonda, was released.


Fonda had a maternal half-sister, Frances, who died in 2008 add something


In December 2008, Fonda was inducted into the California Hall of Fame, located at The California Museum for History, Women and the Arts add something


In 2009, Fonda returned to theater with her first Broadway performance since 1963, playing Katherine Brandt in Moisés Kaufman's "33 Variations" add something


In January 2009, Fonda started chronicling her Broadway return in a blog, with posts ranging from her Pilates class to her fears and excitement about her new play add something


In September 2009, Fonda was one of over 1,500 signatories to a letter protesting the 2009 Toronto International Film Festival's spotlight on Tel Aviv add something


In December 2009, Fonda was given the New York Women's Agenda Lifetime Achievement award add something


Colin Hanks - In 2009, he made his Broadway debut, acting alongside Jane Fonda in the Moisés Kaufman play "33 Variations"


After a fifteen-year hiatus, she released two new fitness videos on DVD in 2010, aiming at an older audience add something


Having been diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010, Fonda underwent a lumpectomy in November 2010, and has recovered add something


Edward Barnes (composer) - In March 2010, he produced the Collegiate Chorale's Carnegie Hall concert of Ricky Ian Gordon and Michael Korie's opera, "The Grapes of Wrath", starring Jane Fonda, Christine_Ebersole, Victoria Clark, Nathan Gunn and Steven Pasquale


Chace Crawford - In 2011, Crawford starred in the film "Peace, Love & Misunderstanding" alongside Jane Fonda and Catherine Keener


She will star alongside Catherine Keener in the upcoming indie film, "Peace, Love and Misunderstanding", to be released in 2012 add something


We Shall Overcome - In 2012, while looking to secure usage rights to "We Shall Overcome" for the film "The Butler", directed by Lee Daniels and starring Academy *award winners Forest Whitaker, Oprah Winfrey, Robin Williams, Terrence Howard, Jane Fonda, and Cuba Gooding Jr., film producer, Simone Sheffield discovered Isaias Gamboa 's book, "We Shall Overcome; Sacred Song on the Devil's Tongue"


In 2013, it was revealed that Fonda was one of approximately 1,600 Americans whose communications between 1967 and 1973 were monitored by the United States National Security Agency as part of Project Minaret, a program that some NSA officials have described as "disreputable if not downright illegal" add something


"The Sun" ; retrieved July 23, 2013 add something


"Jane Fonda Foundation fails to make single contribution in 5 years: report", "The Washington Times", December 12, 2013 ://www add something


"The Huffington Post"; accessed February 8, 2014 add something


Filming on the first season was completed in November 2014, and it is expected to air in 2015 add something


Anne Archer - In 2014, she played Jane Fonda in the premier production of the play "The Trial of Jane Fonda", at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe


In 2015, Fonda expressed disapproval with President Barack Obama's permitting of arctic drilling at the Sundance Film Festival add something


Skydance Productions - Their second series, "Grace and Frankie", starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, and created by Marta Kauffman, premiered on Netflix on May 8, 2015


Charlotte Rampling - On November 14, 2015, Rampling joined Kate Winslet, Jane Fonda, Carey_Mulligan, Brie Larson, Helen Mirren, Jennifer Lawrence, and Cate Blanchett, in the The Hollywood Reporter annual Actress Roundtable


In June 2016, the Human Rights Campaign released a video in tribute to the victims of the 2016 Orlando gay nightclub shooting; in the video, Fonda and others told the stories of the people killed there add something


John Legend - In 2016, Legend co-signed a letter to Ban Ki-Moon calling for a more humane drug policy, along with people like Richard Branson, Jane Fonda and George Shultz


Amanda Moore - In July 2016, she appeared on the song "Fight Song" alongside Eva Longoria, Alan Cumming, America Ferrera, Billy Porter, Ian Somerhalder, Idina Menzel, Jaime King, Jane Fonda, Jesse_Tyler_Ferguson, Josh Lucas, Julie Bowen, Kathy Najimy, Kristin Chenoweth, Mary McCormack, Mary-Louise Parker, Nikki Reed, Renee Fleming, Rob Reiner, Sia, T. R. Knight and Rachel Platten for the 2016 Democratic National Convention


Matthias Schoenaerts - On September 9, 2016, it was reported that Schoenaerts will play Gene, Jane Fonda's son in Ritesh Batra's film "Our Souls at Night", starring Robert Redford


In 2017, Fonda responded to American President Donald Trump's mandate to resume construction of the controversial North Dakota Pipelines by saying that Trump "does this illegally because he has not gotten consent from the tribes through whose countries this goes" and poiting out that "the U.S. has agreed to treaties that require them to get the consent of the people who are affected, the indigenous people who live there add something


In 2017, while on a trip with Greenpeace to protest oil developments, Fonda criticized Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau saying at the summit on climate change in Paris, known as the Paris agreement, Trudeau "talked so beautifully of needing to meet the requirements of the climate treaty and to respect and hold to the treaties with indigenous people add something


In early March 2017, in an interview with Brie Larson, published by People magazine, Fonda stated, "One of the great things the women's movement has done is to make us realise that not our fault add something


Kent Haruf - The novel was subsequently adapted in 2017 into a film by the same name, directed by Ritesh Batra and starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda


In 2018, she starred opposite Diane Keaton, Mary Steenburgen, and Candace Bergen in the romantic comedy film "Book Club" add something


It premiered on HBO on September 24, 2018 add something


Mary Steenburgen - In 2018, Steenburgen starred opposite Jane Fonda, Diane_Keaton, and Candace Bergen in the romantic comedy film "Book Club"


Diane Keaton - Keaton's only project of 2018 was "Book Club" in which she starred alongside Jane Fonda, Candice Bergen, and Mary Steenburgen as four friends who read "Fifty Shades of Grey" as part of their monthly book club, and subsequently begin to change how they view their personal relationships


9 to 5 (film) - In July 2018 Jane Fonda confirmed that a sequel was in the works with herself, Tomlin and Parton returning to their roles


In April 2019, Fonda revealed she had a cancerous growth removed from her lower lip the previous year and had pre-melanoma growths removed from her skin add something


She was one of fifteen women selected to appear on the cover of the September 2019 issue of "British Vogue", by guest editor Meghan, Duchess of Sussex add something


Joshua Logan - In 2019, Jane Fonda, who starred in Logan's 1960 film "Tall Story", claimed both she and Logan were in love with lead actor Anthony Perkins at the time of filming, causing tension during an already difficult shoot