Bridget Fonda is an American former actress best known for her roles as Grace Hamilton in ‘The Godfather Part III,’ Allison Jones in ‘Single White Female,’ and Janet Livermore in ‘Singles.’
Age of Bridget Fonda
Bridget was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, in an actor’s family. Her grandfather, Henry Fonda, was an American actor, and her aunt, Jane Fonda, was an American actress.
Her date of birth is January 27, 1964. Bridget’s mother was an artist named Susan Jane Brewer, and her father was an American actor, director, and screenwriter named Peter Fonda. Bridget is of white ethnicity and has American nationality.
Bridget Hayward, the daughter of actress Margaret Sullavan, inspired her name. Unfortunately, her parents’ marriage did not work out and they divorced.
Then her father, Peter, married Portia Rebecca Crockett. She grew up with her brother Justin Fond. She also has a brother named Thomas McGuane Jr.
Bridget Fonda attended Westlake School for Girls in Los Angeles. Fonda was also cast in a school production of ‘Harvey.’
She later enrolled in a drama class at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. Bridget attended the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute and studied method acting. She earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1986.
Bridget Fonda’s Husband and Kids
Bridget Fonda and her husband Danny Elfman had a child together. Bridget has a son named Oliver Elfman. Oliver, her son, was born on January 21, 2005. She is also the wife of two kids (both girls) from her husband Danny’s first marriage.
Bridget and her husband Elfman were married on November 29, 2003. The couple’s lavish wedding ceremony took place at Los Angeles’ Cicada restaurant.
Bridget and Danny were married at the First Congressional Church. Their wedding was attended by both of their families and friends. They met while working in the entertainment industry prior to their marriage.
After dating for a while, they got engaged in 2003 and married soon after. The couple is still together, living a happy married life with no rumors of divorce or separation.
Bridget Fonda’s Ex-Boyfriend
Bridget previously had a relationship with her ex-boyfriend Eric Stoltz. Eric, her ex-boyfriend, is an actor, director, and producer. They first met in 1986 and spent some time getting to know each other. In 1990, the couple began dating.
Fond and Stoltz’s relationship didn’t last long they dated for 8 years and eventually ended. From 1999 to 2002, she was linked to Dwight Yoakam. She was also seen with Lee Drysdale from 1986 to 1989.
Bridget Fonda’s Net Worth
Bridget Fonda’s net worth is estimated to be $50 million. According to reports, her current bet worth is shared with her husband Danny. She was able to make a good living from her acting career.
She is no longer active in her professional career, but she lives a lavish lifestyle. In 2000, her husband Danny paid $2.13 million for a home in Los Angeles’ Hancock Park neighborhood.
She and her husband Danny spent three years and approximately $3 million renovating the 1920s-era home. In 2015, the couple paid $3.6 million for the house next door.
They plan to sell the entire estate for $14.6 million in October 2020. Finally, the two homes were sold separately, with the larger one asking $8.8 million and the smaller one selling at a discount for $4 million.
Bridget Fonda’s Mishap
On February 27, 2003, Bridget Fond flipped and crashed her 1998 Jaguar XK8 sports car along the Malibu stretch of highway in Los Angeles. She fractured her vertebra in the accident.
Bridget Fonda Spotted in Public for the First Time in 12 Years
Bridget Fonda has led a highly private life since her retirement from the entertainment industry, allegedly focusing on motherhood. On her 58th birthday, January 26th, 2022, she was spotted in public for the first time in 12 years.
According to the first public photos of this former actress Fond in 12 years, she doesn’t care about keeping up with the Kardashians or even her aunt Jane Fonda.
Bridget, a once svelte and glamorous star who retired from acting in 2002, looks nothing like she did on the red carpet. Her outfit consisted of a black-and-white striped jersey top and black sweatpants.
Fond was spotted running errands and driving around Los Angeles. She was accompanied by her son Oliver and their dog.
Bridget made her film debut as a child in the hippie commune in her father’s 1969 film ‘Easy Rider’ at the age of five. Her interest in acting was sparked by a school production of ‘Harvey.’ Fonda had a few minor roles before landing the role of Mandy Rice-Davies in the 1989 British drama film Scandal.’
In 1990, she made her breakthrough as journalist Grace Hamilton in the third installment of ‘The Godfather’ film series. Bridget appeared in several theatrical productions in the years that followed. In 1992, she starred in Barbet Schroeder’s film ‘Single White Female.’
In 1992, she played Janet Livermore in Cameron Crowe’s ‘Singles,’ a role written specifically for her by the director, writer, and producer. She starred in ‘Point of No Return,’ a 1993 remake of the 1990 French film Nikita.
Throughout the decade, Bridget appeared in nearly every genre of film. She turned down the lead role in ‘Ally McBeal’ in order to concentrate on her acting career.
In 1999, Fonda starred in the monster horror comedy ‘Lake Placid.’ Her television appearances began in 2002 with four episodes of ‘The Chris Isaak Show,’ in which she co-starred in the action thriller film Kiss of the Dragon with Jet Li. In a 1995 issue of Empire magazine, she was named one of the “100 Sexiest Stars.”
Height of Bridget Fonda
Bridget Fonda stands 5 feet 6 inches (1.67 m) tall. Her body weight is approximately 78kg (171 pounds). Bridget has blonde hair and enticing brown eyes.