Jeff Bridges is the Academy Award-winning star of such films as The Big Lebowski, Tron and True Grit. He first gained attention for his performance in 1971's The Last Picture Show, for which he was nominated for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar. Another nomination came his way for 1974's Thunderbolt and Lightfoot. 1985's Starman earned Bridges his first Best Actor Oscar nomination, an accolade he finally won in 2010 for the film Crazy Heart. Bridges' other best known films include 1982's Tron, 1984's Against All Odds, 1993's Fearless and 1998's The Big Lebowski, in which he portrays The Dude. His most recent film is the The Giver, an adaptation of a popular children's novel.