Henry Fonda, Best Actor 1981: MovieMonday.com


ON GOLDEN POND

(Drama - PG)

Henry Fonda won for his performance as the family's father during their eventful summer gathering.


ABOUT HENRY FONDA (1905 - 1982)

American leading man with much stage experience.

Father of Jane and Peter Fonda.

In 1980 Henry Fonda received an Honorary Award in recognition of his brilliant accomplishments and enduring contribution to the art of motion pictures.

More about Henry Fonda.

Henry Fonda's other nomination was for:

THE GRAPES OF WRATH (40)

His other credits include:

THE FARMER TAKES A WIFE
THE MOON'S OUR HOME
THAT CERTAIN WOMAN
JEZEBEL
JESSE JAMES
YOUNG MR. LINCOLN
DRUMS ALONG THE MOHAWK
THE RETURN OF FRANK JAMES
THE LADY EVE
THE OX BOW INCDIDENT
MY DARLING CLEMENTINE
THE LONG NIGHT
FORT APACHE
MISTER ROBERTS
WAR AND PEACE
TWELVE ANGRY MEN (BFA)
STAGE STRUCK
THE TIN STAR
WARLOCK
THE LONGEST DAY
FAIL SAFE
THE DIRTY GAME
THE BATTLE OF THE BULGE
THE ROUNDERS
IN HARM'S WAY
FIRCREEK
MADIGAN
YOURS, MINE AND OURS
THE BOSTON STRANGLER
MY NAME IS NOBODY
MIDWAY
ROLLERCOASTER
THE SWARM
WANDA NEVADA
METEOR

Henry Fonda's television credits include:

STRANGER ON THE RUN
THE RED PONY
ALPHA CAPER
CAPTAINS AND THE KINGS
HOME TO STAY
GIDEON'S TRUMPET
THE DEPUTY (59-60 series)
THE SMITH FAMILY (70-71 series)