Lady Jayne Seymour Fonda or more commonly Jane Fonda is a famous name in the United States because of her acting skills. She was born in 1937. Besides being an actor, she has other talents as well, which include writing, ex fashion model, political activism along with being a fitness guru. She also has another identity that makes her persona gleam even more. She is the daughter of the famous actor Henry Fonda and socialite Frances Ford Seymour. Her younger brother Peter Fonda is also famous in his own accord.
Jane’s lineage has not overshadowed her own talents in any form. She had been awarded the Academy Award twice. She has also received the prestigious American Film Institute AFI Life Achievement Award in 2014. She became interested in acting at an early age because of the motivation provided by her father and Lee Strasberg. She initially started with Broadway play named There Was a Little Girl in 1960. It was in the same year that her debut feature film, Tall Story was released.
Fonda had her two Academy Award wins from the movies Klute and Coming Home. The exercise video named Jane Fonda's Workout was one of the highest sellers. She retired from acting in 1991 and made her return performance in 2005 movie Monster-In-Law. She had supported various political causes. She had voiced strong opposition to the Vietnam and Iraq War. She is also actively involved against violence towards women. She had also published two of her memoirs, one in 2005 and another in 2011.