Jeff Bridges' The Dude Is a Zen Master in Buddhist Circles
Jeff Bridges is the Oscar-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 nod, an accolade he finally won in 2010 for the film Crazy Heart. Bridges' other well-known films include 1985's Jagged Edge, 1989's The Fabulous Baker Boys, 1991's The Fisher King, 1993's Fearless, 2003's Seabiscuit, 2008's Iron Man and 2016's Hell or High Water, which earned him his seventh Oscar nomination. He next stars in The Only Living Boy in New York.