Performing legend Jeff Bridges has provided a well being replace on Instagram, saying his most cancers is in remission: “the ‘9 X 12′ mass has shrunk all the way down to the scale of a marble [and] my COVID is within the rear view mirror”.
Bridges stars and government produces FX on Hulu’s new drama sequence “The Outdated Man” – his return to sequence tv after 5 many years. That venture was two-thirds into its shoot when manufacturing was shut down mid-March 2020 amid the pandemic.
Filming then restarted with three episodes left to shoot when in October it was placed on hiatus after Bridges was identified with lymphoma and began remedy. Earlier this yr he was identified with COVID.
In the identical publish, Bridges included a sneak peek at footage filmed earlier than his analysis. The plan is to renew manufacturing in early 2022 contingent on Bridges’ well being which feels like it’s progressing nicely.
An adaptation of the Thomas Perry novel, Bridges performs a CIA agent who absconded many years in the past and now lives off the grid. When an murderer (Gbenga Akinnagbe) arrives and tries to take Chase out, the previous operative learns that to make sure his future he now should reconcile his previous.
John Lithgow, Amy Brenneman, Alia Shawkat, Invoice Heck, Leem Lubany and EJ Bonilla co-star.