Lily Tomlin And Jane Fonda 'Had Fun Every Day' Working On 'Grace And Frankie'11:22
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Longtime friends Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin are reuniting for the first time since 1980 in the Netflix show "Grace and Frankie." (Netflix)
Longtime friends Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin are reuniting for the first time since 1980 in the Netflix show "Grace and Frankie." (Netflix)
Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton and Jane Fonda starred in "9 to 5" in 1980.
Lily Tomlin, Dolly Parton and Jane Fonda starred in "9 to 5" in 1980.

Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda worked together on the 1980 film "Nine to Five" and have remained friends ever since. Now the two have reunited for the Netflix comedy "Grace and Frankie."

As Tomlin told Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson, working on the show with Fonda "was natural, it was fun. We looked forward to it, we had fun every day." Fonda added, "I felt lucky."

The show has been renewed for a second season and Lily Tomlin has been nominated for an Emmy for playing Frankie. Today we revisit our May conversation with the pair.

Guests

  • Lily Tomlin, actress and comedienne who stars as Frankie in “Grace and Frankie.” She tweets @LilyTomlin.
  • Jane Fonda, actress, writer and political activist who stars as Grace in “Grace and Frankie.” She tweets @Janefonda.

This segment aired on August 20, 2015.

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