Actress Jane Fonda is considered to be one of the most famous actresses in Hollywood. She is a very prominent personality in the history of modern cinema. Hollywood star, Jane Fonda was born in New York on December, 21, 1937. She didn't think about becoming an actress until 1954, when she appeared in an amateur version in Omaha of the Country Girl. After that, Jane enrolled in Vassar College in New York. In 1958, she started attending the dramatic studio of Lee Strasberg. In 1960, the actress debuted in the comedy film by Joshua Logan called Tall Story? In 1964, one of the best Oscar actresses starred in the Franco-Italian drama by Roger Vadim called La Ronde.
Jane Fonda was the first American actress to star in a foreign film naked. In Manhattan before the premiere, there were many posters with the naked actress on them. Vadim, a former lover and a future husband of the actress wanted to make Jane into a sex goddess. Along this line, she appeared in many movies of his. She starred in La Cure, Barbarella, and others. In the late 1960s, Fonda became an active participant in the anti-war movement against the Vietnam War.
After she traveled to North Vietnam in 1972, she got the nickname Jane from Hanoi. Many though that her stage career was finished. However, in the mid-seventies, Fonda returned to the stage. In 1977, she appeared in the romantic comedy film, Fun with Dick and Jane. The actress was nominated for an Oscar in the Best Actress category for the following movies: They Shoot Horses Don't They?, Julia, The China Syndrome, On Golden Pond, and The Morning After.
She won two Oscars for her roles in the movies Klute and Coming Home. It made Jane Fonda one of the most famous Oscar Actresses in Hollywood. The actress opened up an aerobics studio in Beverly Hills and soon she published the best selling book, Jane Fonda's Workout. Recently, Jane Fonda published the autobiographical book called My Life So Far.
Fonda took part in various events among them were a program of action to stop teenage pregnancy and to protect motherhood. Jane became a mother at 31 and has three children. Vanessa from her first marriage, Troy Garity from her second marriage and she adopted a child named Mary Williams. In1991, the actress married the founder of CNN and muti-billionaire, Ted Turner. Their marriage ended in 2001. In 2004, Jane announced that she was returning to the stage.
In May, 2005, the Movie Monster-in Law was released. The actress played the authoritative mother, Viola. Fonda has already received favorable reviews and much appreciation and the movie ranked first at the box office in America its first weekend of release making twenty three million dollars.
Movie bosses were so amazed at her performance that they decided to ask one of the best Oscar actresses to shoot the sequel to the eighties smash hit, Nine to Five. Two other main actresses Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton have agreed to play in this movie. However, official representatives for one of the best Oscar actresses said that no serious negotiations to discuss the subject of the project have been arranged.