A TV Show For Jane Fonda


Two-time Oscar winner Jane Fonda is having a great year, with parts in The Newsroom and the upcoming The Butler.

And now, I hear, she’s doing a pilot for ABC!

It’s a mother/daughter premise, and though she could easily play the daughter, I assume Jane will probably be the mother.

I’m glad Jane’s landed something she likes because I hear she turned down another TV project–playing the “lovable bigot” on The New Normal.

Any world where Jane Fonda is in demand like this is the new fabulous.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 11, 2012

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