Date of Birth : Jan 27th 1964
One of Hollywood’s busiest and most sought after young actresses, recently starred in Road to Wellville, also starring John Cusack, It Could Happen To You opposite Nicolas Cage, Rough Magic with Russell Crowe and Camilla with the late Jessica Tandy.
Deeply committed to acting and a self-avowed film fan who loves all movie genres, Fonda has purposely chosen roles in a wide variety of films.
After studying drama at New York University and the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute, as well as training with acting coach Harold Guskin, Fonda made her feature debut in director Franc Roddam’s segment of Aria, a 1988 film composed of short works by 10 filmmakers. Soon after, she starred in the comedy Shag with Phoebe Cates, and in 1989 she earned critical acclaim and a Golden Globe nomination as Best Supporting Actress for Scandal, the story of the Profumo affair which rocked the ruling party of Great Britain in the 1960s.
Fonda’s other credits include Strapless, The Godfather, Part III (her first film also starring Al Pacino), Doc Hollywood in which she starred with Michael J. Fox, the psychological thriller Single White Female, with Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Singles, in which she plays a college educated espresso-bar waitress who dreams of being an architect.