American Masters

  • 1986
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  • TV-PG

An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Ball, Buster Keaton, Lillian Gish and Leonard Bernstein (among others) won Emmys, and a study of the Algonquin...

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Season 24, Episode 8 Jeff Bridges: The Dude Abides

First Aired: January 12, 2011

A profile of Jeff Bridges, featuring remarks from family and friends, including wife Susan and siblings Beau and Cindy; directors Peter Bogdanovich, Terry Gilliam and Taylor Hackford; actors Karen Allen, Robert Duvall, John Goodman, Stacy Keach, Mercedes Ruehl, Cybill Shepherd and Robin Williams; and musicians T-Bone Burnett and Michael McDonald.

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  • Premise: An acclaimed series of biographies of artists, writers, filmmakers, musicians and Hollywood stars. Profiles of Alexander Calder, Paul Simon, Charlie Chaplin and music producer John Hammond won Peabody Awards, while films about Edward R. Murrow, Lucille Bal… (more)

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