Jane Fonda Recalls Harvey Milk In New Interview (VIDEO)

05/01/2013 02:42 pm ET | Updated Feb 02, 2016

Hollywood icon Jane Fonda opened up about her friendship with Harvey Milk in a new interview with drag legend Miss Coco Peru.

"He was the most wonderful, lovable, huge, generous heart and spirit," Fonda, 75, recalled of her experience . "It was a huge loss."

Coco Peru also pointed out Fonda's role in campaigning alongside Milk, the first openly gay public official in the United States, even helping him to defeat the notoriously anti-gay Briggs initiative.

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