Jeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges
is an American actor, singer, comedian, producer, and composer. He comes from a prominent acting family and appeared on the television series Sea Hunt
). He also voiced Ezekiel "Big Z" Topanga
in the 2007
Sony Pictures animated film Surf's Up
. Additionally, he won the Academy Award for Best Actor
for the 2009
film Crazy Heart
and earned Academy Award
nominations for his roles in six other films.
For Disney, he played Kevin Flynn and his program CLU in Tron. He reprised his role as Flynn and played a recreation of CLU in the sequel, Tron: Legacy, with a digital replica of his younger likeness used for the younger Flynn and CLU 2. He also played Burt Vickerman in Stick It, Preston Tucker in Tucker: The Man and His Dream, and Skipper in White Squall, and posed as the Prince in "Where a moment of beauty lasts forever" in the Disney Dream Portrait Series.
He is also the son of the actor Lloyd Bridges and younger brother of the actor Beau Bridges.
Bridges also portrayed Obadiah Stane / Iron Monger in Iron Man, which is the first instalment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. It was made before Disney bought Marvel however footage of him as Stane can be seen in Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Jeff Bridges attending the 2010 San Diego Comic Con.
Jeff Bridges at the premiere of Tron: Legacy in December 2010.
Jeff Bridges speaks onstage at the 83rd annual Academy Awards in February 2011.
Jeff Bridges with his brother, Beau at premiere of Tale of Two Bridges in August 2014.
Jeff Bridges visiting Jimmy Kimmel Live in October 2016.
Jeff Bridges speaks at the 2017 San Diego Comic Con.
Jeff Bridges poses in the press room during the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards in January 2019.