American former actress, Bridget Fonda is well-known for her roles as Grace Hamilton in 'The Godfather Part III', Allison Jones in 'Single White Female', and Janet Livermore in 'Singles'.

Picture American former actress, Bridget Fonda
Caption: Picture American former actress, Bridget Fonda (Photo: Daily Mail)


Who is Bridget Fonda Mother?

In Los Angeles, California, Bridget was born and raised in a family of actors. Her grandfather Henry Fonda, was an American actor,  and her aunt Jane Fonda, an American actress. Her birth date is January 27, 1964.  Bridget's mother Susan Jane Brewer, an artist, and her father Peter Fonda was an American actor, director, and screenwriter. Having American nationality, Bridget is of white ethnicity. 

Childhood picture of Bridget Fonda with her parents & sibling brother Thomas
Caption: Childhood picture of Bridget Fonda with her parents & sibling brother Thomas (Photo: pagesix)  


Her name is derived from actress Margaret Sullavan's daughter, Bridget Hayward. Unfortunately, her parents married life didn't work, and got divorced. Then her dad Peter got married to Portia Rebecca Crockett. She was raised along with her brother Justin Fond. Also, she has a step-sibling brother Thomas McGuane Jr


Education of Bridget

Bridget Fonda enrolled at Westlake School for Girls located in Los Angeles. Also, Fonda was cast in a school production of 'Harvey'.

Later, she joined a drama course at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Bridget studied method acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute. In the year 1986, she graduated with a BFA degree.


When Bridget Fonda Started Her Professional Career?

Bridget made her movie debut at age five in her father's 1969 film 'Easy Rider' as a child in the hippie commune. Her interest in acting began with a school production of 'Harvey'. Fonda had played a few minor roles before being cast as Mandy Rice-Davies in the British drama film 'Scandal' in 1989. Her breakthrough role was as journalist Grace Hamilton in the third installment of 'The Godfather' movie in 1990. Bridget appeared in several theatrical productions in the following years. In the year 1992, she played the lead role in Barbet Schroeder's 'Single White Female'. 

Then & now picture of Bridget Fonda
Caption: Then & now picture of Bridget Fonda (Photo: glbimg)


She played Janet Livermore in Cameron Crowe's 'Singles' in 1992, a role specially written for her by the director, writer, and producer. A remake of the 1990 French film Nikita, she starred in 'Point of No Return' in 1993. Bridget appeared in numerous films covering almost every genre throughout the decade. To focus on her film career, she declined the lead role in 'Ally McBeal'. Fonda starred in the monster horror comedy 'Lake Placid' in the year 1999. Her TV appearances began in 2002 with four episodes of 'The Chris Isaak Show' (2002), in which she co-starred with Jet Li in the action thriller film Kiss of the Dragon. A 1995 issue of Empire magazine ranked her among its list of '100 Sexiest Stars'.


What's Bridget Fonda Net Worth? 

Bridget Fonda has earned an estimated net worth of $50 Million. Also, reports suggested her current bet worth is combined with her husband Danny as well. She was able to collect a hefty sum of money out of her acting career. Now, she is inactive in her professional career but lives a lavish life. Her husband Danny paid $2.13 million for a home in the Hancock Park neighborhood of Los Angeles in 2000. 

Bridget Fonda sitting inside the car
Caption: Bridget Fonda sitting inside the car (Photo: pagesix)


She and her hubby Danny spent three years and roughly $3 million renovating the home, which dates back to the 1920s. The duo acquired the house next door for $3.6 million in 2015. They put the combined estate on the market for $14.6 million in October 2020. Finally, the two homes were sold separately, the larger one for the asking price of $8.8 million and the smaller one at a discount, for $4 million.


Does Bridget Fonda Shared Kids With Her Husband?

Bridget Fonda shared a kid with her husband Danny Elfman. Bridget is the mother of a son Oliver Elfman. Her son Oliver was born on January 21, 2005. Also, she is the step-mother of two kids (both girls) from her husband Danny's first wife. On November 29, 2003, Bridget tied the wedding knot with her husband Elfman. The couple's lavish wedding ceremony was held at the Cicada restaurant in Los Angeles. 

Bridget Fonda with her husband Danny Elfman
Caption: Bridget Fonda with her husband Danny Elfman (Photo: page six)


Bridget and Danny got married in the First Congressional Church. Both of their families and friends were invited to their wedding. Before their marriage, they met while working in the entertainment industry. After dating for a while, they got engaged in the year 2003 and soon after got married. The couple is still together, living a blissful married life without any rumors of separation or divorce. 


Ex-Boyfriend of Bridget Fonda

Previously, Bridget was in a relationship with her ex-boyfriend Eric Stoltz. Her former beau Eric works as an actor, director, and producer. They first met in 1986 and started to know each other for a while. The duo started dating in the year 1990. 

Bridget Fonda with her ex-boyfriend Eric Stoltz
Caption: Bridget Fonda with her ex-boyfriend Eric Stoltz (Photo: Pinterest)


Fond and Stoltz's relationship didn't last long after dating for 8 years and split eventually. She was linked to Dwight Yoakam from 1999 to 2002. Also, she was spotted with Lee Drysdale from 1986 to 1989. 


Bridget Fonda Accident

Bridget Fond flipped and crashed her 1998 Jaguar XK8 sports car along the Malibu stretch of highway in Los Angeles on February 27, 2003. In the accident, she fractured her vertebra.


Bridget Fonda Spot in Public After 12 Years 

Bridget Fonda has been directing a highly private life in which she allegedly focused on motherhood since her retirement from the entertainment industry. She was spotted in public after 12 years on 26th January 2022 on her 58th birthday. This former actress Fond doesn’t care about keeping up with the Kardashians or even her aunt Jane Fonda judging from the first public photos of her in 12 years.

Picture of Bridget Fonda walking wearing the mask
Caption: Picture of Bridget Fonda walking wearing the mask (Photo: Daily Mail)


Once svelte and glamorous star, Bridget who retired from acting in 2002, looks very different from her red carpet heyday. She was wearing a black-and-white-striped jersey top and black sweatpants. Fond was spotted driving around Los Angeles and running errands. She was joined by her son Oliver and their pet dog. 


What is the Height of Bridget Fonda?

Bridget Fonda has a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.67 m tall. While her body weighs around 78kg or 171 pounds. Bridget has blonde color hair with seductive brown eyes.