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Jeff Bridges

Bridges at the Independent Spirit Awards in Los Angeles on March 5, 2010
Born Jeffrey Leon Bridges
December 4, 1949 (1949-12-04) (age 60)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor, singer, producer, composer
Years active 1951–present
Spouse(s) Susan Geston (1977–present) 3 children
.Jeffrey Leon "Jeff" Bridges (born December 4, 1949) is an American actor and musician.^ Jeff Bridges is a very good actor too.
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^ JEFF BRIDGES [Jeffrey Leon Bridges] December 4, 1949 Los Angeles, CA       Jeff Bridges was the second of three children born to actors Lloyd Bridges and Dorothy.
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^ Bridges basically worked in the form of an American musician as well as an actor.
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.His most notable films include K-PAX, The Last Picture Show, Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, Tron, Starman, The Fabulous Baker Boys, The Fisher King, Fearless, The Big Lebowski, The Contender, The Mirror Has Two Faces, Iron Man, and Crazy Heart, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role at the 82nd Academy Awards.^ Jeff Bridges is pretty much a shoo-in to get an Academy Award nomination this month for his performance in Crazy Heart .
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^ Jeff Bridges played Jack Lucas in The Fisher King Who did Jeff Bridges portray in Thunderbolt and Lightfoot ?
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^ Lauren Bacall is honored with an Oscar at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science’s Inaugural Governors Awards in LA on November 14, 2009 .
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Personal life

.Jeffrey Bridges was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of actress and writer Dorothy Bridges (née Simpson) and actor Lloyd Bridges.^ Jeff Bridges Los Angeles native Jeff Bridges was born Dec.
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^ Jeffrey Bridges was born in Los Angeles, California, the son of Dorothy Bridges (ne Simpson) and actor Lloyd Bridges.

^ JEFF BRIDGES [Jeffrey Leon Bridges] December 4, 1949 Los Angeles, CA       Jeff Bridges was the second of three children born to actors Lloyd Bridges and Dorothy.
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[1][2] .He has an older brother, Beau, and a younger sister, Lucinda.^ He has two older brothers, Beau and Garrett, and one younger sister, Lucinda.

^ (His older brother is the actor Beau Bridges, and he also has a younger sister.
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^ The son of Lloyd Bridges and younger brother of Beau Bridges, he has been nominated for an Academy Award four times (for 'The Last Picture Show,' 'Thunderbolt and Lightfoot,' 'Starman' and 'The Contender' ).
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.Another brother, Garrett, died of sudden infant death syndrome in 1948. Growing up, Bridges shared a close relationship with his brother, actor Beau Bridges, who acted as a surrogate father when their father was working.^ A fourth child, Jeff says, died of sudden infant death syndrome.
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^ He also has a grandson Jordan Bridges, who too is an actor.
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^ His father Lloyd Bridges and his older brother Beau are also acclaimed actors.
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[3] .Bridges and his siblings were raised in the Holmby Hills section of Los Angeles.^ He and his siblings were raised in the Holmby Hills section of Los Angeles.

^ Biography of Jeff BRIDGES Jeffrey Leon Bridges (born December 4, 1949 in Los Angeles, California) is an Academy Award-nominated American actor.
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^ Jeff Bridges was born in Los Angeles, California, California, the son of Dorothy Dean ( née Simpson) and actor Lloyd Bridges .
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[4] .He served in the US Coast Guard in the late 1960s, and as a reservist in the early 1970s.^ After serving in the Coast Guard reserve, the budding actor studied acting at the Herbert Berghof school.
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^ Along with these, he also had the good fortune to serve his country when he enlisted during the World War II as a United States coast Guard.
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^ Jeff served a stint in the coast guard Reserves and did not decide on an acting career until after he had made six films.
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[5]
.Bridges, who is also the uncle of actor Jordan Bridges, married Susan Geston in 1977. They met on the movie shoot of Rancho Deluxe which was filmed on a ranch where Geston was working as a maid.^ He married Susan Geston in 1977.

^ He also has a grandson Jordan Bridges, who too is an actor.
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^ Bridges is an uncle of Jordan Bridges.

[6] .They have three daughters: Isabelle (born in 1981), Jessica Lily (born in 1983), and Hayley Roselouise (born in 1985).^ Isabelle was born in 1982, Jessica in 1983 and Haley in 1986.
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^ The couple have three daughters: Isabelle (born in 1981), Jessica Lily (born in 1983), and Hayley Roselouise (born in 1985).

^ In 1981, they welcomed Isabelle, Jessica Lily was born in 1983, and Hayley Roselouise arrived in 1985.
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Bridges is also a known cannabis user; in an interview, he admitted to giving up smoking marijuana during the filming of The Big Lebowski, but says he has not "permanently kicked the habit."[7]

Film career

.As a teenager, Bridges appeared, along with his brother Beau, on their father's CBS anthology series, The Lloyd Bridges Show (1962-1963).^ Jeff Bridges' father, Lloyd.
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^ Bridges made appearance on CBS anthology series entitled The Lloyd Bridges Show in the span from 1962 to 1963 along with his brother Beau.
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^ Jeff is the son of actor Lloyd Bridges and the brother of actor Beau Bridges.
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.His first major role was in the 1971 movie The Last Picture Show for which he garnered a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.^ Earned the first of several Oscar nominations for his breakthrough role in Peter Bogdanovich's The Last Picture Show (1971).
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^ In 2000, Bridges was nominated for his fourth Academy-Award for his role in The Contender .
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^ Bridges costarred with Leachman in the 1971 ensemble film The Last Picture Show , for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role.
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.He was nominated again for the same award for his performance opposite Clint Eastwood in the 1974 film Thunderbolt and Lightfoot.^ He was nominated again for the same award for his performance opposite Clint Eastwood in the 1974 film "Thunderbolt and Lightfoot".

^ Oscar nominations for Thunderbolt and Lightfoot and Starman.

^ The film got many nominations in the Academy awards.
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.One of his better known roles was in the 1982 science-fiction cult classic Tron, in which he played Kevin Flynn, a video game programmer; It's a role he is set to reprise in late 2010 in Tron Legacy.^ Q: What was it like to play Kevin Flynn again for Tron Legacy, since the last time you played that character was 1982?
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^ Dec 17, 2010 Tron Legacy .
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^ One of his better known roles was in the 1982 science-fiction cult classic Tron , in which he played Kevin Flynn , a video game programmer .
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.He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1984 for playing the alien in Starman.^ He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1984 for playing the alien in "Starman".

^ Jeff was also nominated for best supporting actor but couldn’t bag the Academy award.
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^ (Nominations for the Academy Awards will be announced Feb.

.He was also acclaimed for his roles in the thriller Against All Odds and the crime drama Jagged Edge.^ He was also acclaimed for his roles in the thriller "Against All Odds" and the crime drama "Jagged Edge".

^ He was also acclaimed for his roles in the thriller Against All Odds and the crime drama Jagged Edge.

^ He also has a role in the movie called “Jagged edge” for which he was acclaimed.
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.His role in Fearless is recognized by some critics to be one of his best performances.^ His role in "Fearless" is recognized by some critics to be one of his best performances.

^ His role in Fearless is recognized by some critics to be one of his best performances.
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^ His role in Fearless is recognized by some critics to be one of his best performances, not to mention perhaps one of the most underrated films of the 1990s.
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[8] One critic dubbed it a masterpiece;[9] Pauline Kael wrote that he "may be the most natural and least self-conscious screen actor that has ever lived".[10] He also starred as "The Dude" in the Coen Brothers' cult-classic film The Big Lebowski.
.In 2000, he received his fourth Academy Award nomination for his role in The Contender.^ In 2000, Bridges was nominated for his fourth Academy-Award for his role in The Contender .
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^ In 1984, Bridges was nominated for an Academy Award for his role in Starman.
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^ The role won her an academy award nomination.

.He also starred in the 2005 Terry Gilliam movie Tideland, his second with the director (the first being 1991's The Fisher King).^ He also starred in the Terry Gilliam movie Tideland, his second with the director (the first being 1991's The Fisher King).

^ He also starred in the 2005 Terry Gilliam movie Tideland , his second with the director (the first being 1991's The Fisher King ).
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^ Jeff Bridges is set to star in Terry Gilliam's Tideland , the first time they have worked together since The Fisher King .

.He played the role of Obadiah Stane in the 2008 Marvel motion picture, Iron Man.^ Iron Man (2008) Obadiah Stane .
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^ He plays the role of Obadiah Stane/Iron Monger in the 2008 Marvel motion picture, Iron Man .
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^ Here’s a Widelux picture he took of his head shaving experience to play Obadiah Stane in Iron Man.
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[11] .In July 2008 and July 2009, at the San Diego Comic-Con International, he appeared in a teaser for Tron Legacy, the sequel to Tron.^ Hottest of Comic Con 2009 .
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^ At Comic Con earlier this year a teaser trailer debuted for the Tron sequel Tr2n.

^ Teaser trailer for Disney's 'Tron Legacy' .

.In 2010, Bridges won the Academy Award for Best Actor, Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for his role as Bad Blake in the film Crazy Heart.^ Crazy Heart: Movie Review (2) Crazy Heart: Making the Music That Makes the Film (0) Crazy Heart Movie Trailer (0) Fox Searchlight Purchases Crazy Heart (0) Golden Globes 2010: Jeff Bridges Wins Best Actor (0) Roundup: Natalie Portman, Oscar Snubs, Bob Barker (0) The Men Who Stare At Goats: Movie Review (3) This website uses IntenseDebate comments , but they are not currently loaded because either your browser doesn't support JavaScript, or they didn't load fast enough.
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^ But by inserting Jeff Bridges, one of our greatest living actors, into the lead role of country singer Bad Blake, this age-old tale is given new life and a fresh perspective that somehow still manages to feel iconic and well worn.
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^ Next Jeff Bridges and Susan Geston CHICAGO – This 34-image slideshow contains the official press images of red carpet arrivals at The 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, which were handed out on Saturday, January 23rd, 2009.

[12]

Other work

.Bridges had been an amateur photographer since high school, and began taking photographs on movie sets during Starman, at the suggestion of co-star Karen Allen.^ He began taking pictures of his magnum after Iron Man of Starman at the suggestion of co-star Karen Allen.
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^ He began doing this during the filming of Starman at the suggestion of co-star Karen Allen.
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^ He began taking pictures on set during "Starman", at the suggestion of co-star Karen Allen.

[13] .He has published many of these photographs online and in the 2003 Pictures: Photographs by Jeff Bridges.^ Jeff Bridges - watch online .
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^ He has published many of these photographs online and in print titled 'Pictures'.

^ Jeff Bridges?Cant picture it.
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[14][15][16]
Bridges is also a cartoonist. .Some of his "doodles" have appeared in films including K-PAX and The Door in the Floor.^ Some of his "doodles" have appeared in various films, such as K-PAX and The Door in the Floor (a short story-within-story by John Irving).
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^ If you count his screen debut as a 1-year old in 1950's "The Company She Keeps", Bridges has appeared in some 60 films, and is still going strong.
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^ Sometimes the solitary nature of their character means they are visionaries: Seabiscuit , Tucker - and, to some degree, The Door in the Floor , although that has more of a tormented subtext to it.
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[citation needed]
.Bridges narrated the documentary Lost in La Mancha (2002), about the "unmaking" of a Terry Gilliam retelling of Don Quixote, tentatively titled The Man Who Killed Don Quixote, which would have starred Johnny Depp as Sancho Panza and Jean Rochefort as the quixotic hero.^ Bridges narrated the documentary Lost in La Mancha (2002), a singular filmographic witness of the "unmaking" of a Terry Gilliam retelling of Don Quixote, tentatively titled The Man Who Killed Don Quixote , which would have starred Johnny Depp as Sancho Panza and Jean Rochefort as the quixotic hero.
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^ Jeff Bridges was Narrator in Lost in La Mancha Who did Jeff Bridges portray in Bad Company ?
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^ Bridges narrated the documentary "Lost in La Mancha" (2002), a singular filmographic witness of the 'unmaking' of a Terry Gilliam retelling of Don Quixote, tentatively titled "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote", which would have starred Johnny Depp as Sancho Panza and Jean Rochefort as the quixotic hero.

.Bridges also narrated the documentaries Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West (2002, IMAX), Raising the Mammoth (2000, TV), and The Heroes of Rock and Roll (1979, TV).^ Raising the Mammoth is narrated by actor Jeff Bridges.

^ Bridges also narrated the documentaries Lewis & Clark: Great Journey West (2002, IMAX), Raising the Mammoth (2000, TV), and The Heroes of Rock and Roll (1979, TV).
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^ National Geographic: Lewis & Clark - Great Journey West (2002) more movies like this .
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.He also voiced the character Big Z in the animated picture Surf's Up.^ He also voiced the character Big Z in the animated picture Surf's Up .
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^ Surf's Up (2007) Voice of Geek .
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^ He also voiced the character Big Z in the animated picture "Surf's Up".

.Bridges has performed TV commercial voice-over work as well, including Hyundai's 2007 "Think About It" ad campaign [17] as well as the Duracell ads in the "Trusted Everywhere" campaign.^ Bridges has performed voice-over work as well: he was behind Hyundai's 2007 'Think About It' ad campaign, and has done all of the Duracell ads in the 'Trusted Everywhere' campaign (2006-current).

^ Bridges has performed voice-over work as well: he was behind Hyundai 2007 "Think About It" ad campaign, and has done all of the Duracell ads in the "Trusted Everywhere" campaign (2006-current).
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[18]
.In the film The Contender, in which he co-starred, Bridges recorded a version of Johnny Cash's standard "Ring of Fire" with Kim Carnes that played over the pivotal opening credits.^ The film reunites him with his "Nadine" co-star, Kim Basinger.
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^ In the film "The Contender", in which he co-starred, he recorded a version of Johnny Cash's standard 'Ring of Fire' with Kim Carnes that played over the pivotal opening credits.

^ In the film The Contender , in which he co-starred, he recorded a version of Johnny Cash standard "Ring of Fire" that played over the beginning of the film.
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In February 2010, he was among the nearly 80 musicians to sing on the charity-single remake of We Are the World.[19]

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
1971 The Last Picture Show Duane Jackson Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Yin & Yang of Mr. Go[20] Nero Finnighan
1972 Fat City Ernie
Bad Company Jake Rumsey
1973 Lolly-Madonna XXX Zack Feather
The Last American Hero Elroy Jackson Jr. / Junior Jackson
The Iceman Cometh Don Parritt
1974 Thunderbolt and Lightfoot Lightfoot Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
1975 Rancho Deluxe Jack McKee
1976 Stay Hungry Craig Blake
King Kong Jack Prescott
1979 Winter Kills Nick Kegan
1979 The American Success Company Harry Flowers
1980 Heaven's Gate John L. Bridges
1981 Cutter's Way Richard Bone
1982 Tron Kevin Flynn/Clu
Kiss Me Goodbye Dr. Rupert Baines
The Last Unicorn Prince Lír Voice Only
1984 Against All Odds Terry Brogan
Starman Starman/Scott Hayden Saturn Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actor
1985 Jagged Edge Jack Forrester
1986 8 Million Ways to Die Matthew "Matt" Scudder
The Morning After Turner Kendall
1987 Nadine Vernon Hightower
1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream Preston Tucker
1989 See You in the Morning Larry Livingstone
The Fabulous Baker Boys Jack Baker
1990 Texasville Duane Jackson
1991 The Fisher King Jack Lucas Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Nominated — Saturn Award for Best Actor
1992 American Heart Jack Kelson Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
1993 The Vanishing Barney Cousins Nominated — Saturn Award for Best Actor
Fearless Max Klein
1994 Blown Away Jimmy Dove/Liam McGivney
1995 Wild Bill James Butler 'Wild Bill' Hickok
1996 White Squall Captain Christopher 'Skipper' Sheldon
The Mirror Has Two Faces Gregory Larkin
Hidden in America Vincent
1998 The Big Lebowski Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
1999 Arlington Road Michael Faraday
The Muse Jack Warrick
2000 The Contender President Jackson Evans Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor - Motion Picture
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Supporting Role
Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
2001 Scenes of the Crime Jimmy Berg
K-PAX Dr. Mark Powell
2002 Lost in La Mancha Narrator Voice Only
Documentary
2003 Masked and Anonymous Tom Friend
Seabiscuit Charles S. Howard Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2004 The Door in the Floor Ted Cole Nominated — Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
2005 The Amateurs Andy
Tideland Noah
2006 Stick It Burt Vickerman
2007 Surf's Up Ezekiel 'Big Z' Topanga/Geek Voice Only
2008 A Dog Year Jon Katz
Iron Man Obadiah Stane / Iron Monger Nominated — Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
Nominated — Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie Villain
How to Lose Friends & Alienate People Clayton Harding
2009 The Open Road Kyle
Crazy Heart Bad Blake Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Alliance of Women Film Journalists Eda Award for Best Actor
Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Denver Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role
Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
Nominated — BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated — Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Houston Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor
Nominated — Satellite Award for Best Actor - Motion Picture Drama
Nominated — St Louis Gateway Film Critics Association Award for Best Actor
The Men Who Stare at Goats Bill Django
2010 The Giver
Tron Legacy Kevin Flynn/Clu post-production
True Grit Rooster Cogburn pre-production

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