Oscar Movies: Klute (1971)

Warner

Oscar Nominations: 2

Actress: Jane Fonda
Story and Screenplay (Original): Andy Lewis and Dave Lewis

Oscar Awards: 1

Actress

Oscar Context

In 1971, Jane Fonda won her first Best Actress Oscar in a contest that included
Julie Christie in “McCabe and Mrs. Miller,” Glenda Jackson in “Sunday, Bloody Sunday,” Vanessa Redgrave in “Mary, Queen of Scots, and Janet Suzman in “Nicholas and Alexandra.”

The Screenplay Oscar went to vet writer Paddy Chayefsky for “The Hospital.”