Jane Fonda Net Worth
Jane Fonda is a two-time Academy Award winning and two-time BAFTA Award winning American actress, political activist, writer and fitness expert.
Who is Jane Fonda
Jane Seymour Fonda was born on 21st December 1937 to Frances Ford Brokaw and Henry Fonda in New York City. She has a brother and maternal half-sister. When she was twelve, her mother committed suicide. She went to Greenwich Academy and taught dance at Fire Island Pines, New York when she was just 15. She moved on to modeling and has appeared twice on the cover of Vogue.
Jane Fonda Net Worth
Jane Fonda’s net worth is estimated to be $200 million.
Jane Fonda Life History
In 1954, Jane Fonda started her acting career after studying art in Paris. She gave various stage performances and her film career was flourishing throughout 1960s. She was acting in two movies per year consistently for a decade. Jane Fonda rose to stardom after her movie Cat Ballou. Her consistent hits such as Any Wednesday, Barefoot in the Parkand Barbarella made her a bankable star.
She acted in numerous movies as an established actress throughout 1970s during which she won Golden Globe and Academy Awards. Klute, Coming Home were her hugely successful films. She also starred in A Doll’s House, Steelyard Blues and The Blue Bird.
As political activism took a major portion of her time, Jane Fonda started to appear in fewer movies. She also ran a production company, IPC Films. In 1977, she acted in Fun with Dick and Jane. Her performance in Julia in 1977 as Lillian Hellman received positive reviews.
In 1980, her movie 9 to 5 was a huge success. She tried to mend her relationship with her father by acting alongside Henry Fonda in On Golden Pond. Henry Fond received his Best Actor Academy Award for his performance which was accepted by Jane Fonda as he was ill during that time. She continued to star in feature films throughout 1980s and after Stanley Iris in 1990, she stopped acting.
She announced her retirement from acting in 1990s. However, in 2005, she returned back to acting with Monster In Law and Georgia Rule.
Jane Fonda Known For
Jane Fonda got her first Golden Globe was awarded in 1962 for Walk On the Wild Side. Her first Academy Award was won in 1978 for Klute. She got another Golden Globe Award for Klute. She won Academy Award again for Coming Home. In 2014, she was honored with American Film Institute AFI Life Achievement Award.
Jane Fonda Political/Business Affiliations
In 1960s, Jane Fonda supported Civil Rights Movement and opposed the Vietnam War. She supported American Indians occupation ofAlcatraz Island, Huey Newton and Black Panthers in 1970s. Fitness became a second career for Jane Fonda when she stopped acting in 1990. She learnt exercises under Leni Cazden and Jane Fonda workout became popular. She also wrote a bestselling book, Jane Fonda’s Workout Book. She went on to release 23 workout videos, five workout books and 13 audio programs until 1995. Later in 2010, she released two fitness videos for older people.
Born: December 21, 1937, New York City, NY
Height: 5′ 8″
Spouse: Ted Turner (m. 1991–2001), Tom Hayden (m. 1973–1990), Roger Vadim (m. 1965–1973)
Children: Vanessa Vadim, Troy Garity, Mary Luana Williams
Jane Fonda Quotes
It’s never too late – never too late to start over, never too late to be happy. – Jane Fonda
When you can’t remember why you’re hurt, that’s when you’re healed. – Jane Fonda
A good many dramatic situations begin with screaming. – Jane Fonda