Henry Fonda

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Henry Jaynes Fonda 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, earning one Academy Award for Best Actor on two nominations.

Henry Jaynes Fonda 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, earning one Academy Award for Best Actor on two nominations.

Birth Name

Henry Jaynes Fonda

Born

Tuesday, 16 May 1905

Died

Thursday, 12 August 1982

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Sebring Himself (archive footage) 2018
Gore Vidal: The United States Of Amnesia (archive footage) 2013
John Ford et Monument Valley Himself (archive footage) 2013
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories Himself - Award Winning Actor (archive footage) 2011
Hollywood contra Franco Marco (archive footage) 2008
Sacco and Vanzetti Prof. Tommy Turner (archive footage) 2006
Roma Tom Joad (archive footage) 2004
War Stories with Oliver North Himself (archive footage) 2001
La Classe Américaine Hugues 1993
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

The Movies Self (archive footage) 2019
Sebring Himself (archive footage) 2018
Gore Vidal: The United States Of Amnesia (archive footage) 2013
John Ford et Monument Valley Himself (archive footage) 2013
Whistleblowers: The Untold Stories Himself - Award Winning Actor (archive footage) 2011
Hollywood contra Franco Marco (archive footage) 2008
Sacco and Vanzetti Prof. Tommy Turner (archive footage) 2006
Roma Tom Joad (archive footage) 2004
War Stories with Oliver North Himself (archive footage) 2001
La Classe Américaine Hugues 1993
Barbara Stanwyck: Fire and Desire Himself (archive footage) 1991
Myrna Loy: So Nice to Come Home to Himself (archive footage) 1991
Inside Edition Himself 1988
The Making of a Legend: Gone with the Wind Actor in a film clip (archive footage) 1988
American Masters Preston Dillard (archive footage) 1986
Moonlighting Charles 1985
On Golden Pond Norman Thayer Jr. 1982
Summer Solstice Joshua 1981
Gideon's Trumpet Clarence Earl Gideon 1980
The Oldest Living Graduate Colonel J.C. Kincaid 1980
The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg Himself 1980
Barn Burning Narrator 1980
The Greatest Man In The World Himself (Introduction) 1980
The Golden Honeymoon Himself (introduction) 1980
Meteor The President 1979
Wanda Nevada Old Prospector 1979
City on Fire Fire Chief Albert Risley 1979
Roots: The Next Generations Colonel Frederick Warner 1979
A Special Sesame Street Christmas Himself 1978
The Swarm Dr. Walter Krim 1978
Fedora President of the Academy 1978
The Great Smokey Roadblock Elegant John 1978
The Biggest Battle Generale Foster 1978
Leaders of the Twentieth Century Himself - Narrator 1978
Laugh-In Guest Performer 1977
Rollercoaster Simon Davenport 1977
The Displaced Person Narrator 1977
I'm a Fool Narrator 1977
Tentacles Mr. Whitehead, President of Trojan Construction 1977
Soldier's Home Host 1977
The Paul Ryan Show Himself 1977
All This and World War II Himself (archive footage) 1976
Bernice Bobs Her Hair Narrator 1976
Captains and the Kings Sen. Enfield Bassett 1976
America at the Movies Tom Joad / Wyatt Earp (archive footage) 1976
Midway Adm. Chester W. Nimitz 1976
Family James Lawrence 1976
Arena (archive footage) 1975
Dinah! Himself - Guest 1974
Clarence Darrow Clarence Darrow 1974
The Last 4 Days Cardinale Schuster 1974
The American Parade Narrator 1974
The Music School Narrator 1974
Parker Adderson, Philosopher Narrator 1974
My Name Is Nobody Jack Beauregard 1973
Ash Wednesday Mark Sawyer 1973
The Alpha Caper Mark Forbes 1973
The Serpent Alan Davies 1973
The Red Pony Carl Tiflin 1973
Maude Himself 1972
The American West of John Ford Himself 1971
Directed by John Ford Himself 1971
Parkinson Himself - Guest 1971
The Smith Family Det. Sgt. Chad Smith 1971
All in the Family Himself 1971
Sometimes a Great Notion Henry Stamper 1970
There Was a Crooked Man... Woodward W. Lopeman 1970
Happy Days Himself 1970
The Cheyenne Social Club Harley Sullivan 1970
Too Late the Hero Capt. John G. Nolan 1970
Pat Paulsen's Half a Comedy Hour Surgeon 1970
The Bill Cosby Show Joshua Richards 1969
The David Frost Show Himself - Guest 1969
An Impression of John Steinbeck: Writer John Steinbeck (voice) 1969
Once Upon a Time in the West Frank 1968
The Boston Strangler John S. Bottomly 1968
The Doris Day Show Henry Fonda 1968
Yours, Mine And Ours Frank Beardsley 1968
Madigan Commissioner Anthony X. Russell 1968
Firecreek Larkin 1968
Stranger on the Run Ben Chamberlain 1967
Welcome to Hard Times Mayor Will Blue 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Himself - Guest 1967
Born to Buck Narrator 1966
A Big Hand For The Little Lady Meredith 1966
The Really Big Family Himself and Narrator 1966
The Dean Martin Show Himself - Guest 1965
The Secret Agents Dimitri Koulov 1965
In Harm's Way CINCPAC II 1965
Battle Of The Bulge Lt. Col. Dan Kiley 1965
The Rounders Marion 'Howdy' Lewis 1965
Sex And The Single Girl Frank 1964
ABC's Nightlife Himself 1964
That Regis Philbin Show Himself - Guest 1964
Fail-Safe The President 1964
The Best Man William Russell 1964
Hollywood and the Stars Himself 1963
Spencer's Mountain Clay Spencer 1963
How The West Was Won Jethro Stuart 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Himself - Guest, Himself 1962
The Longest Day Brig. Gen. Theodore Roosevelt Jr. 1962
Advise & Consent Robert Leffingwell 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Himself - Actor, Himself - Guest 1961
The Dick Powell Theatre Dr. Victor Fallon 1961
The Man Who Understood Women Willie Bauche 1959
Sunday Showcase Himself 1959
The Deputy Chief Marshal Simon Fry, Marshal Simon Fry 1959
Warlock Clay Blaisedell 1959
The Bell Telephone Hour Himself - Host 1959
The Kraft Music Hall Himself - Host 1958
Stage Struck Lewis Easton 1958
The Tin Star Morgan 'Morg' Hickman 1957
12 Angry Men Juror 8 1957
The Wrong Man Manny Balestrero 1956
War and Peace Pierre Bezukhov 1956
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show Himself - Guest 1956
Mister Roberts Lt. j.g. Douglas A. Roberts 1955
The Star and the Story Himself - Host 1955
Producers' Showcase Alan Squier 1954
The George Gobel Show Himself - Guest 1954
Main Street to Broadway Henry Fonda (scenes deleted) 1953
Medallion Theatre 1953
General Electric Theater Emmett Kelly 1953
Pictura Narrator: Grant Wood episode (voice) 1951
Benjy Narrator (voice) 1951
Showtime, U.S.A. Himself 1950
What's My Line? Himself - Mystery Guest 1950
Jigsaw Nightclub Waiter 1949
Perry Como's Kraft Music Hall Himself - Guest 1948
The Ed Sullivan Show Himself, Lt. Roberts, Actor - Dramatic Reading, Charles Christian Wertenbaker, Himself - Singer 1948
On Our Merry Way Lank Solsky 1948
Tonight on Broadway Himself 1948
Fort Apache Lt. Col. Owen Thursday 1948
Daisy Kenyon Peter Lapham 1947
The Fugitive A Fugitive 1947
The Long Night Joe Adams 1947
My Darling Clementine Wyatt Earp 1946
The Ox-Bow Incident Gil Carter 1943
Immortal Sergeant Cpl. Colin Spence 1943
It's Everybody's War Narrator 1942
The Battle of Midway Narrator (voice) 1942
The Big Street Little Pinks 1942
Tales of Manhattan George 1942
The Magnificent Dope Thadeus Winship 'Tad' Page 1942
The Male Animal Tommy Turner 1942
Rings on Her Fingers John Wheeler 1942
You Belong to Me Peter Kirk 1941
Wild Geese Calling John Murdock 1941
Meet the Stars #5: Hollywood Meets the Navy Himself 1941
The Lady Eve Charles 1941
Chad Hanna Chad Hanna 1940
The Return of Frank James Frank James 1940
Lillian Russell Alexander Moore 1940
The Grapes of Wrath Tom Joad 1940
Drums Along the Mohawk Gilbert Martin 1939
Young Mr. Lincoln Abraham Lincoln 1939
The Story of Alexander Graham Bell Thomas Watson 1939
Let Us Live 'Brick' Tennant 1939
Jesse James Frank James 1939
The Mad Miss Manton Peter Ames 1938
Spawn of the North Jim Kimmerlee 1938
Blockade Marco 1938
Jezebel Preston Dillard 1938
Breakdowns of 1938 Himself 1938
I Met My Love Again Ives Towner 1938
That Certain Woman Jack Merrick 1937
Slim Slim 1937
You Only Live Once Eddie Taylor 1937
Wings Of The Morning Kerry Gilfallen 1937
Spendthrift Townsend Middleton 1936
The Moon's Our Home Anthony Amberton / John Smith 1936
The Trail of the Lonesome Pine Dave Tolliver 1936
I Dream Too Much 'Johnny' Street 1935
Way Down East David Bartlett 1935
The Farmer Takes a Wife Dan Harrow 1935

Producer Filmography

1982 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Won
1982 Golden Globe Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Won
1980 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or a Special Nominated
1975 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actor in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy Nominated
1973 Emmy Outstanding Single Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1958 Oscar Best Picture Nominated
1958 Golden Globe Best Actor - Drama Nominated
1941 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
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