Jeff Bridges has good news and bad news. The maid ? He is recovering from his cancer. The bad ? The actor is still very affected by his fight against a long covid. The star revealed on her website that her lymphoma was almost gone and that her tumor was “only the size of a marble”. However, he contracted Covid-19 while undergoing treatment. And he had to spend five weeks hospitalized.
“My immune system is tired from the chemotherapy. My cancer was easy next to my dancing with the Covid-19, ”he said. For now, the actor of The Big Lebowski is better and says he no longer needs oxygen to move around, even though he still has breathing assistance.
” Life is Beautiful “
More good news: Jeff Bridges fulfilled one of his goals, which was to accompany his daughter to the altar for her wedding. He even managed to perform the traditional first dance, without oxygen, as he shared in a video on his site where he appears all smiles and not quickly.
“The Covid-19 hit me hard, but I’m double vaccinated and I feel a lot better now. I experienced moments of intense pain, but even as I approached the gates of heaven like this, I was happy and joyful most of the time. This contact with death brought me a real gift: life is short and beautiful. Love is all around us and available at all times. You have to open up to receive this gift, ”he posted. And this permanent optimism allows him to look to the future with serenity, to such an extent that he is already considering going back to work. It should soon turn in the adaptation of a novel by Thomas Perry, The Old Man, for the FX channel, according to CNN.