File this one under one my favorite conversations of my career. Not just because Jeff bridges was a great interview. He also seemed like such a great human. I remember finishing up my conversation with him and thinking, “He’s joy.” Jeff Bridges is joy personified. He’s also curiosity, intelligence, Zen, funny, and prolific personified.
For the June 12, 2022 issue of Parade magazine, I spoke with the iconic actor as he kicked back in his garage turned man cave in Santa Barbara, California. We talked about loving life after cancer, his new show The Old Man, and the enduring legacy of The Big Lebowski.