Jane Fonda, 84, graces the cover of Glamor magazine – 60 YEARS after her first appearance

Jane Fonda looked nothing short of sensational when she graced the cover of May glamor magazine – more than sixty years since it first appeared.

The 84-year-old screen icon first posed on the magazine cover in 1959 as a 21-year-old model, months before embarking on her film career.

And as she took the post front and center once again, Jane opened up about her incredible career, her mentor Katharine Hepburn’s dislike of her, and the realization that she was in her “final act” of life after turning 60. years.

I still have it: Jane Fonda looked nothing short of sensational when she graced the May cover of Glamor magazine, more than sixty years since she first appeared.

I still have it: Jane Fonda looked nothing short of sensational when she graced the May cover of Glamor magazine, more than sixty years since she first appeared.

The Grace and Frankie star wowed in stunning snaps for her magazine photo shoot, with one image showing her stunning in a white ensemble complete with bold green satin sleeves.

While another sees her donning a hot pink top, with matching pants, shoes, and a hooded raincoat.

Amidst the glitz and glamor of her shoot, Jane noted how she found meaning in her life after turning 60, with the star vowing not to live the rest of her life with “regrets.”

Fabulous: As she took the post front and center once again, Jane opened up about her incredible career, her mentor Katharine Hepburn's dislike of her and realizing she was in her

Fabulous: While taking the post front and center once again, Jane opened up about her incredible career, her mentor Katharine Hepburn’s dislike of her and realizing she was in her “final act” of life after turning 60 years.

A long time ago: The screen icon, 84, first posed on the magazine cover in 1959 as a 21-year-old model, months before embarking on her film career

A long time ago: The screen icon, 84, first posed on the magazine cover in 1959 as a 21-year-old model, months before embarking on her film career

Icon: Jane looked amazing as she posed in front of her old Glamor cover

Icon: Jane looked amazing as she posed in front of her old Glamor cover

She said: “When I was about to turn 60, I realized that I was approaching my third act, my final act, and that it wasn’t a dress rehearsal. One of the things I knew for sure was that I didn’t want to get there. at the end with a lot of regrets, so how I lived to the end was what would determine if I regretted it or not.

“And I also realized that in order to know where I was supposed to go, I had to know where I had been, so I thought, Well, now is the time I’m going to do some research for myself… research called review of lifetime.

The icon recounted how she ‘completely changed’ the way she thought about herself, commenting that she wanted to ‘live the last third of my life’.

He added that after changing his mindset, he realized the importance of ‘being intentional’ as one goes through life.

During her interview, Jane also reflected on her relationship with Katharine, who was her mentor, as she recounted how the legendary actress didn’t like her when they worked together.

She explained: ‘My only mentor who was older than me was Katharine Hepburn. I was 40 years old while we were doing [1981 drama] In Golden Pond, and he didn’t like me. She let me know that. She said that she learned to admire me but that she didn’t really like me. She took me under her wing in a certain way and that was important.’

Candid: When I was about to turn 60, I realized that I was approaching my third act, my final act, and that it wasn't a dress rehearsal.  One of the things I knew for sure was that I didn't want to come to the end with a lot of regrets.'

Candid: When I was about to turn 60, I realized that I was approaching my third act, my final act, and that it wasn’t a dress rehearsal. One of the things I knew for sure was that I didn’t want to come to the end with a lot of regrets.’

Meanwhile, in the middle of her cover shoot 63 years after her first cover, Jane reflected on how things had “changed” since those days, as she recounted that she “wasn’t famous” at the time.

She recounted how in those days, the magazine would just put models on the cover and if someone had told her that she would still be working and feeling great at almost 85 years old, she ‘would not have believed them’.

She added: ‘At that point in my life, I doubted I would live past 30. Just thinking about it filled me with hope. I didn’t give up. Go forward. I tried to improve. I made.’

Oh no!  During her interview, Jane also reflected on her relationship with Katharine, [L] who was her mentor, because she told how the legendary actress did not love her when they worked together [pictured together in the film On Golden Pond]

Oh no! During her interview, Jane also reflected on her relationship with Katharine, [L] who was her mentor, because she told how the legendary actress did not love her when they worked together [pictured together in the film On Golden Pond]

Tensions: 'He didn't like me.  She let me know that.  She said that she learned to admire me, but she didn't really like her. [L-R Henry Fonda, Katharine and Jane in 1981]

Tensions: ‘He didn’t like me. She let me know that. She said that she learned to admire me, but she didn’t really like her. [L-R Henry Fonda, Katharine and Jane in 1981]

Fonda made her professional debut in 1960 on Broadway and on screen, and became one of the biggest movie stars of the 1960s and 1970s with such films as 1968’s Barbarella and 1971’s Klute.

She is also one of the most decorated actresses in Golden Globe history, having garnered 15 nominations throughout her career and won seven, including 1962 for Tall Story, 1972 for Klute, 1978 for Julia, and 1979 for Coming Home. .

The actress also won the now-retired Henrietta Award for World Favorite Movie three times in 1973, 1979 and 1980.

Reflection: 'At that point in my life, I doubted I would live past 30. Just thinking about it filled me with hope.  I didn't give up.  Go forward.  I tried to improve.  I made'

Reflection: ‘At that point in my life, I doubted I would live past 30. Just thinking about it filled me with hope. I didn’t give up. Go forward. I tried to improve. I made’

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