The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Jeff Bridges

Jeff Bridges is an Oscar-winning actor, producer, musician, author, social activist, and artist. His film credits include The Last Picture ShowThunderbolt and LightfootTRONStarmanTuckerThe Fabulous Baker BoysThe Fisher KingFearlessThe Big LebowskiThe ContenderCrazy HeartTrue Grit, and Hell or High Water. While on set, he takes behind-the-scenes photographs of the actors, crew, and locations, which he then edits into books as gifts for everyone involved. In 2015, he released the spoken-word/ambient recording Sleeping Tapes, all proceeds of which benefit Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry campaign (, for which he serves as national spokesperson. He is also the founder of the End Hunger Network (, a nonprofit organization dedicated to feeding children around the world.

Stories by Jeff Bridges published in Zoetrope: All-Story:
  Notes on Design, Vol. 21, No. 2