- Full Name: Lady Jayne Seymour Fonda
- Net Worth: $120 Million
- Occupation: Actress, fitness expert, political activist, writer, former model
- Marital Status: Divorced
- Ethnicity: White
Jane Fonda Net Worth – How Rich Is The Legendary Actress?
Jane Fonda net worth stands at $120 million today. To reach this figure, Jane Fonda, has juggled a number of careers among them acting, modeling, physical training, writing and she has also ventured into the political activism. The latter might not have added anything to her basket but it has placed her on an international arena. During her career life to date, she has acquired a couple of awards, which also contributed to her net worth.
Jane Fonda Career Journey And Achievements
She was born in 1937 in the city of New York. May be her career in acting was inspired by her father, Henry Fonda, who was also a famous actor. Her first appearances in film were in the 60s, in movies such as “Cat Ballou” and “Barbarella”. Her necklace of film roles made her to garner 7 Golden Globe Awards, an Emmy and 2 Academy Awards. In 1980, she got a leading role in the “Nine to Five”, which became a box office hit. Here she acted with the likes of Lily Tomlin and Dolly Parton.
In 1991, she said that she would be retiring from the film industry. She took a long break though, but returned in 2005, in the movie “Monster-in-Law” and “Georgia Rule” in 2007. Besides her achievements in the film scene, she also made efforts in activism. What many people remember is her firm stand to show her distaste of the Vietnam War in 1960s. She is also known for backing up the Black Panthers, which prevailed in the beginning of 70s.
In 1972, she came out in public in Hanoi, to denounce the actions of the United States. She did this as she sat on anti-aircraft battery. Many journalists and members of the public took pictures of her, when she was seated there. This drastic and assertive step, earned her the title of “Hanoi Jane”. In 1981, she finally managed to appear in the same movie with her father, Henry Fonda. This was in the movie “On Golden Pond”. They were able to mend their relationship, which was broken earlier. Besides, she has also produced a series of fitness videos, another source of her net worth. Her ambition to stay fit may be the reason; she looks great even if, she is approaching 80.
Jane Fonda’s Private Life
Unlike her career life, her personal life is opposite. Actually, Jane Fonda has been in three marriages and all of them ended in a divorce. She first married Roger Vadim back in 1965 and the couple bore a daughter, Vanessa in 1968. After her divorce, she married Tom Hayden. The two had a son, Troy in 1973. Jane Fonda husband selected Troy’s second name to be O’Donovan. The name was derived from a legendary revolutionary from Ireland, Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa. They also adopted a teen, Mary Luanna Williams. They divorced later in 1990. A year later, she married Ted Tunner, only to divorce in 2001. From them, she started dating Richard Perry, who is a record producer.