Appeared on Missy Elliot's "We run this" video (soundtrack "Stick it")
2 Biographical Movies |
14 Interviews |
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6' 1" (1.85 m)
Bridges, Haley Roselouise
Did You Know?
[on Heaven's Gate
(1980)] I remember going to the New York premiere. I'm not sure he (Michael Cimino) had seen the movie complete; he was scrambling to put it together. Afterward we heard that terrible stuttering applause, and it was that sinking feeling. We tried to tell ourselves, "Well, maybe they liked it so much that they are stunned into silence."
In 2010, both he and Colin Firth
were nominated for the Academy Award in the category 'Best Leading Actor' (for Crazy Heart
(2009) and A Single Man
(2009) respectively). Bridges won the award. The next year, both men were again contending in the same category (for True Grit
(2010) and The King's Speech
(2010) respectively), with Firth winning this time.
Regularly has played "everyman" type roles up against considerable adversity, especially in his more dramatic roles