“I am close to death”, but his is a lesson

In December 2022 he celebrates 85 years and his career is proceeding at full speed. Jane Fonda is a diva of Hollywood who, in addition to talent, proves to have one deep awareness. This emerged once again during an interview released for the promotion of the new season of Grace and Frankie, the famous Netflix series of which he is the protagonist. A chat where she gave us one new life lesson.

Jane Fonda: “I am close to death”, her life lesson

Is old age seen only as a moment of decline? No, and this is one of the messages of the series Grace and Frankie, which tells of two women who – after the age of 70 – start a new life and a beautiful friendship. And this is also what Jane Fonda conveyed during her promotional interview for the series. During the chat with CBS Sunday Morning, she delivered important messages to be treasured.

The award-winning actress said: “I am aware of be closer to death. And it doesn’t bother me“, Explaining that in reality it is something else that she does not like:” What bothers me is that my body, in practice, is not mine! My knees are not mine, my hips are not mine, my shoulder is not mine. I recognize myself only in my face “.

But all this for Jane Fonda is not a limit, on the contrary recognizes the good fortune of still working, to do this job which in the course of her long career has given her so much satisfaction. Not least those of the series that she plays with Lily Tomlin and which has been on the air for seven seasons (the first is dated 2015).

A teaching to be treasured, which reminds us the importance of gratitude, to see the glass as half full and to be happy with one’s achievements, which in her case are professionally important. So Jane Fonda added during the CBS interview: “The fact is, I’m still alive and at work. So wow!… Who cares if I don’t have my old joints? And can I no longer ski, cycle or run? You can be old at 60, and you can be really young at 85! “.

Jane Fonda, her life lesson about age

Queen of aerobics, very talented actress, activist: Jane Fonda has a lot of souls, which he has shown throughout his long and rich career. She is also marked by important awards such as the two Oscars for best actress, the seven Golden Globes, the two BAFTA awards. In her palmares there is no shortage of her career awards such as the Golden Lion and the Golden Globe.

Beautiful, socially committed, over the years she has taught us both how to keep fit (her aerobics videos were famous in the Eighties), but also how to love yourself. Like when, during a Ted Talks dated 2017, he said: “Advancing age is not a disease, we have a whole second existence as adults”.

Jane Fonda is close to 85 years old, she still plays with great success, she works and she is “really young”, as she said herself, because it all depends on the point of view from which you observe things.