Jane Fonda Net Worth: The famous Hollywood actress, political activist & fitness icon, Jane Fonda has an estimated net worth of $200 million. The versatile actress is the daughter of legendary actor Henry Fonda.
Fonda evolved from just being an actress to an outspoken feminist, political activist & fitness lady.
Jane Fonda Net Worth: $200 Million.
- Real Name: Jayne Seymour Fonda
- Date of Birth: 21 December 1937
- Age, How Old: 81 Years Old
- Nationality: American
- Place of Birth: New York, New York, United States
- How Tall, Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
- Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
- Profession(s): Actress, Model, Activist, Writer
- Partner: Richard Perry (m. 2009 — 2017)
- Years Active: Present Since — 1990.
How Much Is Jane Fonda Net Worth?
Jane Fonda’s $200 million net worth surely comes from the gateway of her huge acting career, but some of her fortunes also came from the large settlement that she received after divorcing CNN founder Ted Turner.
Fonda divorced her third husband Turner in 2001 and acquired millions In a settlement, Fonda received $100 million in stocks and a 2,500-acre ranch which came after a long-awaited career.
Fonda’s major source of earning is from her acting and the 10-year marriage that she ended with Turner. The divourse has left her with the massive fortune that would have taken her a decade to earn.
She also made a good amount of money from her gown that she wore on her wedding day.
She auctioned her wedding dress which went for nearly $3125, an opal engagement ring for around $20000, and the leotard that she wore for her famous fitness video for $5000.
During the peak of her career, Fonda’s average yearly income was nearly $2 million from movies and TV shows, she even gained $2 million for an unproduced movie ‘Her Brother’s Keeper‘ in 1979, from Columbia Pictures.
In 1984, Fonda’s earnings took to the roof when she acquired around $50 million from acting, producing, and fitness videos. Her legendary workout videos have collectively sold over 17 million copies.
Fonda also pockets heavily from her endorsements like fitness products, nutritional supplements, exercise clothes, etc.
The workout queen has been involved in brand partnerships for years now, and back in November 2018, she partnered with Evine Live Inc.
Jane Fonda also utilizes her net worth for massive charity donations, she used her own $1 million for creating Jane Fonda Foundation in 2004, she is also the founder of Fonda Family Foundation (the 90s).
Fonda is known for raising voice in favor of women empowerment, she has served as a political activist during the Vietnam war and as an active charity worker, she heavily donated the sum amount of $12.5 million to Harvard University’s School of Education.
She has also raised $1.3 million in funding on the event of her 80th birthday back in 2017.
Jane Fonda is also known for owning and flipping a couple of her houses in California, she is currently living in her new $5.45 million dollar house in Los Angeles which spreads across 6,679 sq. ft featuring 4 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms.
The actress also formerly owned a $7.25 million Beverly Hills mansion that she sold for $9.995 million later, the house spreads across 7,102 sq. ft. featuring 4-bedrooms and 7-bathrooms.
In 2015, She also sold a ranch in Santa Fe, Mexico for an undisclosed amount that she once owned.
Apart from her expensive mansions, Jane Fonda’s worthy lifestyle can also be seen as she spends a lot of money on luxurious things such as; clothes, travel, accommodations, and cars.
With a massive fortune, she has brought many hot wheels such as Ferrari, Mercedes Maybach, Audi, Range Rover and more.
Alongside popularity, Fonda also faced controversy after being arrested at Cleveland Airport in November 1970.
A $100,000 personal injury lawsuit was filed against her for kicking a patrolman and a customs agent in the groin for confiscating her luggage filled with 105 bottles & 2,000 capsules.
On June 10, 1990, Jane took a huge impact on her net worth when she had to give away $30 million in a divorce settlement.
Her divorce with second ex-husband Tom Hayden made him an instant millionaire. Tom was worth only $50,000 when he married Jane in 1973.
Who Is Jane Fonda?
Jane Fonda is an Oscar-winning actress, it comes with no surprise when acting came naturally to her from her acclaimed father Henry Fonda, a legendary actor.
The pretty young girl starred in the acclaimed films ‘Klute‘ and ‘Coming Home,’ her illustrious career spanned for more than five decades.
Off-screen, this beautiful lady evolved to be an outspoken feminist and anti-war activist. Over a long haul, she has won several prestigious awards and earned her the image as a sex symbol.
During her years she created her own identity as a Hollywood star by delivering fruitful movies such a ‘Tall Story’ and ‘Cat Ballou’ which helped her rise to fame in the 1960s.
The actress also found success as a fitness guru when she released a series of aerobic-exercise videos during the 1980s.
‘Movies and TV’
Fonda propelled the foundation for her Hollywood career in the 1950s and her career really took off in 1960 when she debuted in American romantic comedy film ‘Tall Story’.
She bagged a Golden Globe Award for “Most Promising Newcomer – Female” in 1962.
She continued with her theatrical juggle and was found very prolific during the early 1960s, she continued with several movies over the next few years.
In 1962, Fonda worked with director George Cukor for romantic comedy ‘The Chapman Report‘, around this time she also shared a stage American actress with Celeste Holm for the ‘The Fun Couple‘ Broadway.
In the late 1960s, her new look was most evident when she starred in the science fiction adventure ‘Barbarella‘, the filmmaker was her French husband Roger Vadim.
She soon portrayed for a critically acclaimed role of Gloria Beatty in ‘They Shoot Horses, Don’t They?’, the drama film directed by Sydney Pollack helped her score the first Academy Award nomination.
Futher playing more serious dramatic roles she starred for the 1971 film ‘Klute’ where she was seen as a prostitute “Bree Daniels”, the character helped her take home her first Academy Award.
Fonda continued on the big screen with strong performances, only after a series of films, she made it memorable in the 1978 drama film ‘Coming Home’, her character as “Sally Hyde” helped her win the second Academy Award.
After starring in the hit thriller ‘The China Syndrome‘ in 1979, she co-starred with her father Henry in ‘On Golden Pond‘ in 1982.
Her significant role was recognized when she played the role of a daughter to her real-life father. Working with Jane in the film also proved lucky for Henry as he received his first and only Academy Award
Before making her first film appearance after 15 years with Monster-in-Law, Fonda was super successful with her aerobic-exercise videos, she became already well-known for spreading a national health craze.
The same year Fonda’s autobiography ‘My Life So Far‘ was published.
Following the film, she played the title character in the 2007 film Georgia Rule Fonda, she was later approached for small screen acting, where she was seen in the dramatic series The Newsroom in 2012.
She continued to appear in films such as ‘The Butler‘ and ‘This Is Where I Leave You‘.
In 2015, Fonda teamed up with longtime friend Lily Tomlin, to play the family drama Netflix series Grace and Frankie.
Fonda has also earned a supporting Actress Golden Globe nomination for the character “Brenda Morel” in the drama
You can find Fonda’s colorful life documentary released in 2018, which reveals the extraordinary life of the renowned actress: ‘Jane Fonda in Five Acts.’
Jayne Seymour Fonda was born to mother Frances Seymour Brokaw and big screen actor Henry Fonda on December 21, 1937, in New York City.
Jayne from a Hollywood dynasty with her father being one of the top actors of the 20th century. The rest of her family including her brother also has his fair share of success on the big screen.
Jayne’s mother was a Canadian-born American socialite, she committed suicide when Jayne and her brother Peter were just in their youths.
Before fame and after her
Later, she went to Paris to study art. She returned back and grabbed some modeling deals for some time. In 1954, she co-starred with her father in production ‘The Country Girl‘ and immediately decided to follow her father’s footsteps.
In 1965, her marriage to filmmaker Roger Vadim ended in divorce, the couple welcomed a daughter Vanessa, but their marriage lasted until 1973.
In 1973, her marriage to activist and politician Tom Hayden ended in divorce as well, the couple welcomed a son Troy Garity that same year.
Jane has also adopted a young African-American girl named Mary Williams, the same girl is now an activist and has written about her life in the 2013 memoir The Lost Daughter.
In 1991, Fonda was found again in a relationship with media mogul and CNN founder Ted Turner, the couple got married but it soon turned into a divorce after a 10 years span.
Fonda has been married three times but all her unions ended in divorce, yet she is currently dating record producer Richard Perry.
Jane supports causes to stop violence against women, as a feminist she supports V-Day and has established the Jane Fonda Center for Adolescent Reproductive Health in Georgia.
She was also diagnosed with breast cancer in 2010, since then she has soon recovered.
Jane Fonda Quotes & Words To Remember.
“Instead of drifting along like a leaf in a river, understand who you are and how you come across to people and what kind of an impact you have on the people around you and the world so that when you go out, you can feel you have made a positive difference.” ~ Jane Fonda
“You don’t learn from successes, you don’t learn from awards, you don’t learn from celebrity, you only learn from wounds and scars and mistakes and failures. And that’s the truth.” ~ Jane Fonda.
“We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words. Repetition impresses the subconscious and we are then master of the situation.” ~ Jane Fonda.
“One part of wisdom is knowing what you don’t need anymore and letting it go.” ~ Jane Fonda.
“To be a revolutionary, you have to be human being. You have to care about people who have no power.” ~ Jane Fonda.
“If you allow yourself, you can become stronger in the very places that you’ve been broken.” ~ Jane Fonda.
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