At first, Jeff Bridges turned down the role of Bad Blake in “Crazy Heart.” He felt that a movie like that deserved to have music in it, which was something that it lacked, but when everything finally came together and T-Bone Burnett and Stephen Bruton wrote the songs, he took on the role and garnered a Golden Globe nomination.
NYGossipGirl recently sat down with the actor who talked about the challenges of the role and the Oscar buzz the film is getting.
â€œThis movie was presented to me when I was in the middle of something else,â€ said Bridges. â€œIt takes me away from my wife and everything else. Finally, when things came into place, a year after, T Bone fell in place and I was there.â€
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