Jeff Bridges


'The Old Man' Trailer Reveals Jeff Bridges as an Ex-CIA Operative on the Run in New Drama Series

Academy Award winner Jeff Bridges (True Grit) is ready to show us his particular set of skills in the trailer for The Old Man. The FX series follows an ex-CIA officer who has retired on his own account to live off the grid. When he’s discovered, a double target is put on his back by old enemies chasing him and government agencies trying to make sure the rogue agent doesn’t let old secrets resurface. The series is set to premiere in mid-June.
Picture for 'The Old Man' Trailer Reveals Jeff Bridges as an Ex-CIA Operative on the Run in New Drama Series

Jeff Bridges Goes Full ‘John Wick’ in Trailer for FX’s ‘The Old Man’ Series

Click here to read the full article. Jeff Bridges is on the run and out for blood in the first trailer for “The Old Man,” the new FX drama series premiering June 16. Based on Thomas Perry’s 2017 thriller novel of the same name, “The Old Man” stars Bridges as Dan Chase, a former CIA operative who has spent decades living off the grid in hiding from his former agency. When an assassination attempt forces him out of hiding, Chase ends up on the run from Harold Harper (John Lithgow), the FBI’s assistant director for counterintelligence with whom he shares a...

Jeff Bridges Marks Return With New FX Series 'The Old Man'

The long-awaited FX series The Old Man, starring Jeff Bridges and John Lithgow, finally has a trailer and release date. The Old Man has been in the works for years, as it was first announced back in 2019. This will also mark Bridges' first acting role since 2018, as the living legend was diagnosed with lymphoma in 2020. Production was also hampered by the coronavirus pandemic. The Old Man debuts on FX on June 16 and will be available to stream on Hulu the next day.
Digital Trends

Jeff Bridges handles unfinished spy business in The Old Man

Jeff Bridges had to defeat lymphoma before he could finish filming FX’s new thriller, The Old Man. That’s one of the main reasons why the series has taken three years to make it to television. In the new trailer, Bridges portrays Dan Chase, a former CIA operative who...

Jeff Bridges Fights for His Life in The Old Man Trailer

Jeff Bridges finds himself running from the FBI in the new trailer for FX's The Old Man. Based on Thomas Perry's 2017 novel, The Old Man stars Bridges as former CIA operative Dan Chase, who has been in hiding for decades, until an assassination attempt is made on his life. The trailer shows him on the run with his dogs, trying to escape from Harold Harper (John Lithgow), the FBI's assistant director for counterintelligence. Chase and Harper share a tenuous history, and Chase is forced to face his past mistakes as he fights to survive.

Jeff Bridges Gets Into The Liam Neeson Action Game With The Trailer For FX’s ‘The Old Man’

It’s not that Jeff Bridges has never done action before. He’s the surprise baddie in the first Iron Man (though he spent most of the time squirreled away inside a big robot), and he gets into shoot-‘em-up skirmishes in both the Coen brothers’ True Grit and Hell or High Water. But what the beloved (and hopefully cancer-free) actor hasn’t done is go full late period Liam Neeson and start playing an ass-kicking old-timer. And yet that’s exactly what he’s doing in the trailer for FX’s The Old Man.

The Old Man Trailer: Jeff Bridges Is A Man With A Past, On The Run From The Law

Today we have a new trailer for the upcoming FX series "The Old Man." The series stars some pretty heavy hitters including John Lithgow, Jeff Bridges, and Amy Brenneman, and is based on the bestselling novel of the same name by Thomas Perry about a man with a past — you know the sort of story I'm talking about. Wild youth, bad choices, then a call to bring some buried and lethal skills out of retirement. I'm not sure why these stories resonate so much. I'm hoping to retire someday and not have to use my old skills (which are decidedly not lethal).