The Raul Julia Award, 2000 - for his humanitarian work
2 Biographical Movies |
14 Interviews |
13 Articles |
6 Pictorials |
10 Magazine Cover Photos |
6' 1" (1.85 m)
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To get a good script at any age is kind of a rare thing. The movie-going audience is mainly young guys, and (producers) want to target them. It kind of makes sense from their standpoint, but an interesting story is an interesting story. I remember being a younger guy liking to see movies with older folks in them, so that never deterred me. -- on ageism in the film industry.
Turned down the lead role of 'Jack Cates' in 48 Hrs.
(1982), because he didn't want to do a simple cop movie. The role went to Nick Nolte
. Bridges later worked with the director Walter Hill
in Wild Bill
Often plays very relaxed and mellow characters