Henry Jaynes Fonda (May 16, 1905 – August 12, 1982) was an American film and stage actor who had a career that spanned five decades in Hollywood. Fonda cultivated a strong, appealing screen image in several films now considered to be classics.
Henry Fonda, Actor: 12 Angry Men. Born in Grand Island, Nebraska, Henry Fonda started his acting debut with the Omaha Community Playhouse, a local amateur theater troupe directed by Dorothy Brando. He moved to the Cape Cod University Players and later Broadway, New York to expand his theatrical career from 1926 to 1934. His first major roles in Broadway include "New Faces of ...
Henry Fonda and daughter Jane Fonda in 1943 This is the filmography of American actor Henry Fonda (May 16, 1905 – August 12, 1982). From the beginning of Fonda's career in 1935 through to his last projects in 1981, Fonda appeared in 106 films, television programs, and shorts.
05/06/2019 · Lt. Henry Fonda during his military service in the summer of 1945 Photo: PhotoQuest/Getty Images Although he was already 37, actor Henry Fonda enlisted in World War II in 1942, saying he “didn ...
Henry Fonda’s childhood was downright bizarre. Born in 1905 in Nebraska, Fonda’s parents were strict Christian Scientists. This meant the entire family didn’t believe in doctors, and instead they learned to rely only on themselves for health matters and most other problems.
13/11/2017 · Actor Henry Fonda built his 50-year career playing passionate, principled men, from Tom Joad in The Grapes of Wrath to Lt. Douglas A. Roberts in the stage and film versions of Mister Roberts, and Juror No. 8 in 12 Angry Men.
Maybe the most underrated of all actors of the golden era, quiet, shy and ernest, Henry Fonda, was, in retrospect, one of the best actors of all time, and belongs in the discussion of the best of the Hollywood film stars. Here are 38 of his best films.