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  • Peter Fonda

    Born on February 23, 1940 in New York, New York

awards & nominations

3:10 to Yuma (2007)

Peter Fonda as "Byron McElroy"

Outlaw Ben Wade (Russell Crowe) terrorizes 1800s Arizona, especially the Southern Railroad, until he is finally captured. Wade must be brought to trial, so Dan Evans (Christian Bale), the owner of a drought-stricken ranch, volunteers to escort him to the train. Along the trail, a grudging respect forms between the men, but danger looms at every turn, and the criminal's men are in pursuit.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2007) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture

Ulee's Gold (1997)

Peter Fonda as "Ulysses 'Ulee' Jackson"

Widowed beekeeper and Vietnam veteran Ulysses "Ulee" Jackson (Peter Fonda) raises his granddaughters because his son, Jimmy (Tom Wood), is in prison. When Jimmy finds out that his estranged wife, Helen (Christine Dunford), has gotten herself into trouble with a crew of drug dealers and has run away, he asks Ulee for help. Ulee begrudgingly agrees to find Helen. When he does, he must rely on the unexpected aid of a divorced nurse (Patricia Richardson) to get Helen through her withdrawal.

Academy Award (1997) Nominated Best Actor
Golden Globe (1997) Won Best Actor
Screen Actors Guild Awards (1997) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role

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