When I think of his movie roles in True Grit and Crazy Heart, Jeff Bridges makes me picture Uncle Chaz Mackenzie, the grouchy, rough and edgy character in GRAVE MAKER BLUES .Great portrait of Jeff Bridges.
Jeff BRIDGES (b.  Active since > Born Jeffrey Leon Bridges 4 Dec 1949 California > Other: Singer, Producer, Composer > Spouse: Susan Geston (m. > Children: 3 Lloyd Bridges is his father, Beau Bridges is his brother, and Jordan Bridges is his nephew.
Bridges won an Oscar for his portrayal of a country singer in Crazy Heart. The character was fictional, but Bridges' passion for country is real. In a conversation with Morning Edition, Bridges tells the story behind his new studio album.