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Fon·da

 (fŏn′də), Henry 1905-1982.
American actor noted for portraying down-to-earth individuals in films such as The Grapes of Wrath (1940) and On Golden Pond (1981), for which he won an Academy Award.

Fonda

(ˈfɒndə)
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1. (Biography) Henry. 1905–82, US film actor. His many films include Young Mr Lincoln (1939), The Grapes of Wrath (1940), Twelve Angry Men (1957), and On Golden Pond (1981) for which he won an Oscar
2. (Biography) his daughter Jane. born 1937, US film actress. Her films include Klute (1971) for which she won an Oscar, Julia (1977), The China Syndrome (1979), On Golden Pond (1981), and Old Gringo (1989)
3. (Biography) her brother, Peter. born 1939, US film actor, who made his name in Easy Rider (1969); later films include Ulee's Gold (1997) and 3:10 to Yuma (2007)

Fon•da

(ˈfɒn də)
n.
Henry, 1905–82, U.S. actor.
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It was the only film festival in socialist countries that attracted big Hollywood stars such as Jack Nicholson, Kirk Douglas, Robert De Niro, Dennis Hopper, Peter Fonda and famous directors like MiloEi Forman, Francis Ford Coppola, Roman Polanski, Sam Peckinpah, Pier Paolo Pasolini etc.
BIRTHDAYS: Peter Fonda, actor, 78; Howard Jones, singer, 63; Helena Sukova, former tennis player, 53; Melinda Messenger, TV presenter, pictured, 47; Kelly Macdonald, actress, 42; Gareth Barry, footballer, 37; Emily Blunt, actress, 35; Dakota Fanning, actress, 24.
BIRTHDAYS: Peter Fonda, actor, 78; Howard Jones, singer, 63; Helena Sukova, former tennis player, 53; Melinda Messenger, TV presenter, 47; Kelly Macdonald, actress, 42; Gareth Barry, footballer, 37; Emily Blunt, actress, 35; Dakota Fanning, actress, 24.
CAST: Nicolas Cage, Sarah Paulson, Connie Nielsen, Wendell Pierce, Bryan Batt, Peter Fonda, Dana Gourrier, Christopher Berry, Ciera Payton
NEW YORK (AP) -- The customized Captain America chopper Peter Fonda rode in the film "Easy Rider" has come to symbolize the counterculture of the 1960s.
Fonda's brother Peter Fonda said that he had never been prouder of the actress and he knew Dad was proud of her as well.
Starring Peter Fonda and Susan George, the film would influence later chase scenes in movies like Smokey and the Bandit, The Blues Brothers, and Quentin Tarantino's 2007 Death Proof.
Now this is a guilty road trip: the chase is on after Peter Fonda and friends witness a satanic black mass.
Born today Peter Fonda, actor, 73; Howard Jones, singer, 58; Helena Sukova, former tennis player, 48; Melinda Messenger, TV presenter, 42; Kelly Macdonald, actress, 37; Gareth Barry, footballer, 32; Emily Blunt, actress, 30, pictured; Dakota Fanning, actress, 19.
VETERAN actor Peter Fonda has married for the third time.
Crime drama, guest starring Peter Fonda, with Gary Sinise, Sela Ward and Carmine Giovinazzo.
Peter Fonda has made some vague threats against US President Barack Obama.