Jane Fonda to talk at C2 Montréal in October

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Jane Fonda is coming to Montreal — kinda.

The Oscar-winning actress and activist will communicate at C2 Montréal on Oct. 22. Often held for 3 days within the spring, the annual hot-ticket convention of movers and shakers in enterprise and tradition takes place Oct. 19 to 30; and, like many occasions as of late, it will likely be virtually completely on-line.

So whereas Fonda received’t be in Montreal, bodily, she’ll be right here digitally.

“We name it phygital,” mentioned new C2 Montréal president and CEO Jacques-André Dupont (previously of Équipe Spectra and the Montreal Worldwide Jazz Competition), who identified that the digital format might have helped land Fonda.

“The truth that it’s on-line implies that generally it’s going to be simpler to get some movie star audio system,” he mentioned.

Fonda’s illustrious, decades-spanning profession contains roles within the traditional movies Barbarella, Klute and 9 to five, proper as much as the hit Netflix sequence Gracie and Frankie (the longest-running present in Netflix historical past).