The choice of profession by Jeff Bridges should not come as a surprise to anyone-he comes from a prominent acting family; he is a blue chip in the industry. Jeff combines roles as an actor; a Singer as well as a producer- all rolled into one. For some, they have to build from scratch in an attempt to make headway in the industry; but for Jeff, the foundations have been laid for him to build upon.
He made his first screen appearance at the age of two; when he was still a toddler in The Company she keeps. That happened way back in the year 1951. Ever since, there has been no looking back for Jeff in his chosen profession. Jeff is an American entertainer making strong waves in the make belief industry. In the year 2009, he won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the film Crazy Heart. He has been nominated severally for the Academy Awards, the last of such came in the year 2014 for the film The Giver.
Jeff was born on the 4th of December 1949 in Los Angeles, California. Both parents are in the entertainment industry- Lloyd Bridges and Dorothy Bridges. He is married to Susan Geston in the year 1997. Their union is blessed with three daughters- Isabelle Bridges, Jessica Lily Bridges, and Haley Roselouise Bridges.
After graduating from high school, Jeff went further to study acting at the Herbert Berghof Studio in New York City. He graduated from University high school in 1967.
Jeff is currently worth a whooping $70 million.
He began as a two year old toddler in the industry in the movie-The Company she keeps. He has since appeared in numerous other movies.
Academy Award for Best Actor
- Occupation: Actor; Singer; Producer; Composer.
- Age: 66
- Date of Birth: December 4 1949.
- Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States.
- Gender: Male.
- Height in m:85.
- Height in ft: 6’ 1”.
- Height in cm: 1.85 cm.
- Weight in kg: 86.
- Weight in pound: 190.
- Hair color: Salt and Pepper
- Eyes color: Blue
- Parents: Dorothy Bridges, Lloyd Bridges.
- Siblings: Beau Bridges, Cindy Bridges, Garrett Myles Bridges.
- Spouse: Susan Geston (m. 1977).
- Ethnicity/Race: -English (father)-English, Irish, Swiss-German (mother)