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Jane Fonda is an American actress who is the recipient of various awards including Academy Awards, BAFTA Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards, AFI Life Achievement Awards, and the Honorary Golden Lion. Despite being an actor, she also works as a writer, political activist, and fitness guru.


Being an academy award winning actress, she has an estimated net worth around $200 million. Reportedly, she had a couple of married records too. Scroll to know more regarding her married life. 

Jane Fonda Net worth and Salary

At the age of 81, Jane has amassed a net worth around $200 million throughout her career. Her major source of earning is from the movie industry and her net worth is supposed to be $300 million in 2019-2020.

As per disclosed information, Jane earns around $11 million as her annual income. However, her fitness videos along with the triumph of movies accumulate massive revenue on her net worth.

Jane recently played in a movie released in 2018, Book Club which gained 6.1 out of 10 IMDB rating and grossed $93.4 million as its box office collection.

Jane Fonda has been thrice through the divorce. Following her second divorce, Jane married cable-television tycoon, Ted Turner in 1991. When their relationship came to an end, Fonda received $100 million in stock and a 2,500-acre ranch as a part of their divorce settlement.

Jane reportedly has expensive jewelry, a bid budget mansion, and collection of luxurious cars which can also be included as personal assets.

Jane Fonda Personal and Married Life

Jane Seymour Fonda has English, Scottish, and French ancestry. She was named after the third wife of Henry VIII, king of England to whom she is distantly related on her mother's side. She also has a brother, Peter, who is also an actor, and a maternal half-sister, Frances de Villers Brokaw, whose daughter is Pilar Corrias, the owner of the Pilar Corrias Gallery in London.

CAPTION: Jane Fonda with her father, Henry Fonda.


When Fonda was at the age of 12, her mother committed suicide while undergoing treatment at Craig House psychiatric hospital in Beacon, New York. She also has a step-mother, Susan Blanchard married by her father at the same death year of her biological mother. Her step-sister name is Amy Fishman.

Jane Fonda has a multiple married and divorce record. Her first husband, Roger Vadim, a French film director with whom she married on August 14, 1965, at the Dunes Hotel in Las Vegas. Jane gave birth to his child on September 28, 1968, in Paris, France named her Vanessa Vadim.

On January 15, 1973, Jane and Roger come up to end their marriage relationship. Just after 3 days of divorce, Jane married activist Tom Hayden in a free-form ceremony at her home in Laurel Canyon and welcomed their child, a son, Troy O'Donovan Garity on July 7, 1973, in Los Angeles. They also adopted an African-American teenager, Mary Luana Williams who is also considered as her daughter. Fonda and Hayden Divorced on June 10, 1990.

Fonda's third marriage was with a cable-television tycoon and CNN founder, Ted Turner. They exchanged vows on December 21, 1991, at a ranch near Capps, Florida. Fonda and Turner kept their marriage relation till 2001. 


CAPTION: Jane Fonda and Richard Perry ended their relationship.


Fonda was also romantically involved in a living relation with producer Richard Perry. The couple dated from 2009 until 2017.

There no more information about her past relationship and affairs.

Jane Fonda Early Life and Education

Jane Seymour Fonda was born on December 21, 1937, in New York City, the United States to father, Frances Ford Seymour and mother, Henry Fonda. As per her nationality, she is American and belongs to Mixed ethnicity. Further, her star sign is Sagittarius. She grew up along with her Brother, Peter Fonda, and sister Step-sister, Amy Fishman.

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Talking about her educational background, Fonda first joined the Emma Willard School in Troy, New York. After high school graduation, she enrolled to Greenwich Academy in, Greenwich for further study preparation in Vassar College of Liberal Arts in Poughkeepsie. 

Jane Fonda Career

Fonda became interested in acting at a very tender age while appearing with her father in a charity performance of The Country Girl at the Omaha Community Playhouse. Before pursuing her career in acting, she was a model appeared twice on the cover of Vogue.

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She started her career in acting with a 1960 American romantic comedy film, Tall Story. After an outstanding performance in some films, her breakthrough came with a film, Cat Ballou in which she played a schoolmarm turned outlaw.

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This movie received five Oscar nominations. Eventually, she won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress and earned her first Oscar nomination for Best actress after the drastically growth of her career. Similarly, Fonda won her first Academy Award for Best Actress in 1971 crime-thriller movie, Klute.

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During the 1971–1972 awards season, Fonda dominated the Best Actress category at almost every major awards ceremony. In addition to her Oscar win, she received her first Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama, her first National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress and her second New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress.

Also in 1977, For her performance in a film, Julia, Fonda won her first BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, her second Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama, and received her third Best Actress Oscar nomination. 

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Besides her acting career, Fonda has also engaged in political activism in support of the Civil Rights Movement, and in opposition to the Vietnam War during the 1960s. She has also written varies of the book on her own life as well as from the lives of others, giving her perspective on how to better live.

Jane Fonda Facts and Body Stats

  • Fonda grew up atheist but turned to Christianity.
  • She Practices Zazen meditation and Yoga.
  • Being diagnosed with breast cancer, Fonda underwent a lumpectomy in November 2010 and has recovered.
  • She is 1.73 m / 5 feet 8 inch in height and weighs around 58 kg.
  • Eye color is Blue
  • She has 454K and 753K followers on Instagram and Twitter.
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