Oscar-winning actress Jane Fonda has introduced that she has a "extremely hopeful" type of lymphoma and has been on chemotherapy for six months.
The 84-year-outdated actress, who starred in the remaining period of the Netflix comedy series Grace and Frankie this year, uncovered her prognosis of this variety of cancer in an Instagram article.
"This is a incredibly promising cancer," Fonda wrote. "80% of the persons[con esso]it heals, so I feel really lucky. "
She stated she feels fortunate "because I have wellness insurance and I have access to the greatest medical doctors and therapies."
"I know I'm fortunate in that," he extra.
Fonda has labored in film and tv for additional than six many years, winning an Oscar for his roles in "Klot" in 1971 and "Coming Residence" in 1978. His new film, "Going On", is anticipated to be screened at the Movie. Toronto Film Festival this thirty day period.
Off-display screen, Fonda has supported numerous causes and not too long ago lobbied for policies to suppress local weather change.
"I am going to have chemotherapy for 6 months," Fonda said on Instagram. "Believe that me, I will not permit any of this (the disease) to interfere with my local climate perform."