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fonda, jane (seymour) Explained

Fonda, Jane (Seymour) at English => English (The Britannica Concise) Of Explained:

U.S. film actress, political activist, and fitness coach. Born in New York City, the daughter of H. Fonda, she made her film debut in Tall Story (1960), which began a career that took dizzying turns. After playing comic roles in such films as Cat Ballou (1965) and Barefoot in the Park (1967), she appeared as a sex kitten in R. Vadim's futuristic Barbarella (1968). She then plunged into leftist political activity, marrying the activist Tom Hayden and loudly condemning the Vietnam War, and made socially conscious films incl. They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969), Klute (1971, Academy Award), and Coming Home (1978, Academy Award). She made a series of hugely popular exercise books and videotapes. After marrying T. Turner in 1991, she retired from the screen.