BRIDGES IS CRAZY AT HEART
Written by Matthew Pejkovic
Jeff Bridges is bound for Oscar glory in Fox Searchlight's highly anticipated drama, Crazy Heart.
Bridges stars as broken down country music singer Bad Blake, who finds solace in journalist Jean Craddock (Maggie Gyllenhaal), and becomes a mentor to contemporary country star Tommy Sweet (Colin Farrell).
Robert Duvall co-stars and produces, with Scott Cooper writing and directing in his debut.
Jeff Bridges turn as Bad Blake has thrust him into the Oscar race, with many tipping the 4 time Oscar nominee to win the best actor award.
The film will open in a limited capacity in America on the 16th of December, and will hit Australia and the UK in early 2010.
Jeff Bridges as Bad Blake
Maggie Gyllenhaal as Jean Craddock
Robert Duvall as Wayne Kramer
Colin Farrell as Tommy Sweet
Beth Grant as JoAnne
Sarah Jane Morris as Marissa Reynolds
Tom Bower as Bill Wilson
Annie Corley as Donna
Thomas Cobb (Based on the novel by)
Scott Cooper (screenplay)
AUS: Feb 18, 2010
UK:Feb 19, 2010
USA: Dec 16, 2009