Jeff Bridges

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Jeff Bridges
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Bridges in 2013
Born
Jeffrey Leon Bridges

(1949-12-04) December 4, 1949 (age 72)
OccupationActor, singer, producer, composer
Years active1950–present
Spouse(s)
Susan Geston (m. 1977)
Children3
Parent(s)Lloyd Bridges,
Dorothy Bridges
FamilyBeau Bridges (brother)
Jordan Bridges (nephew)

Jeffrey Leon Bridges (born December 4, 1949) is an American actor. he was born in Los Angeles, California to actor Lloyd Bridges (1913-1998) and actress Dorothy Bridges (née Simpson, 1915-2009). His brother Beau Bridges (born 1941) is also an actor.

Bridges has starred in many movies, including: Starman, The Fisher King, The Vanishing, The Big Lebowski, Arlington Road, The Contender, K-PAX, Seabiscuit, The Door in the Floor, Iron Man, Crazy Heart and True Grit.

On October 19, 2020, Bridges announced that he had been diagnosed with lymphoma and has gone through chemotherapy.[1] Bridges also announced he contracted COVID-19 while in treatment and noted it was a difficult experience which he said made cancer "look like a piece of cake." He said he is now fully vaccinated against COVID-19.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Arkin, Daniel (October 19, 2020). "Jeff Bridges announces he has been diagnosed with lymphoma". NBC News. Retrieved October 19, 2020.
  2. "Jeff Bridges says he got Covid while in chemo and it made 'cancer look like a piece of cake'". 2021-09-13. Retrieved 2021-09-14.

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