Jane FondaOscar Winner
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Jane was born under the official name Fonda, Lady Jayne Seymour on December 21st, 1937. Known to her close friends as Lady Jane (childhood), she has been a credited actor since the 1967 film Hurry Sundown.
Jane Fonda is a dependable leading actor. She has starred in five films including the 2007 comedy film Georgia Rule as the character Georgia, the 1990 drama movie Stanley & Iris playing Iris King and the 1978 drama release Coming Home cast as Sally Hyde.
Jane is a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes her the top choice for a variety of roles. She has appeared in six films including: the 2014 comedy film Better Living Through Chemistry as the character Jane Fonda, the 2014 comedy movie This Is Where I Leave You playing Hillary Altman and the 2005 comedy release Monster-in-Law cast as Viola Fields.
Jane Fonda has earned salaries up to $3,500,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2005 comedy film Monster-in-Law, which brought in $83,000,000 at the box office.
Jane is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least fifty-four magazines, captured in more than thirty-eight pictorials, interviewed in over eleven publications and featured in thirty-nine magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least sixteen books. She has been the subject of at least one biographical film.
As an actor Jane Fonda has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on seven occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress for her portrayal of Bree Daniel in the 1971 film Klute. Jane Fonda also won the Oscar for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Sally Hyde in the 1978 movie Coming Home .
Jane Fonda was nominated for the Oscar for Best Actress for her role as Gloria Beatty in the 1969 movie They Shoot Horses, Don't They? , Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Lillian Hellman in the 1977 movie Julia , Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Kimberly Wells in the 1979 movie The China Syndrome , Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Chelsea Thayer Wayne in the 1981 movie On Golden Pond and Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Alex Sternbergen in the 1986 movie The Morning After .