Birthplace: New York City
Son of legendary actor Henry Fonda, brother of actress Jane, and father of Bridget, Peter Fonda has often been overshadowed by his more famous relatives. He is probably best remembered for the cult classic Easy Rider (1969), which he wrote, acted in, and produced. His other films include The Hired Hand (1971), Dirty Mary Crazy Larry (1974), The Limey (1999) and Keeping Time (1999). He was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in Ulee's Gold (1997).