Fonda, 81, and Waterston, 78, were protesting at the U.S. Capitol Friday when they were put in plastic handcuffs by U.S. Capitol Police, according to pictures posted by NBC reporter Frank Thorp Friday. This is Fonda’s second arrest in two weeks, having been arrested last week in similar circumstances at the Capitol.
Thorp’s pictures in his Twitter thread Friday show Fonda and Waterston in handcuffs at the Green New Deal protest. Waterston, known for “Law & Order,” as well as “Grace & Frankie,” told Thorp this was his first time being arrested.
Also arrested at this climate change protest blocking the road outside the Capitol: Law & Order actor Sam Waterston, who