(2011-12) Print ads and campaign spokesperson for charitable NoKidHungry.org hunger relief campaign.
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.
Director Michael Mann
strongly considered Bridges for the lead in Thief
(1981), but among other things, he was believed to be too young to be able to pull of the role of a seasoned criminal.
Regularly has played "everyman" type roles up against considerable adversity, especially in his more dramatic roles