Celebrities are not immune to diseases, and Jeff Bridges is the latest celebrity to come forward and announce that he has received an unexpected diagnosis. On Twitter, he wrote, “I have been diagnosed with Lymphoma.”

Bridges remains optimistic about his diagnosis and recovery, and his fans and followers are wishing him well.


Watch the video below to learn more about Bridges’ diagnosis and how lymphoma is usually treated.

One viewer wrote, “Sending lots of love and prayers to this wonderful man for a safe recovery.”

Another comment reads, “Sending love and prayers to you and your family for extra strength and a speedy recovery.”

We’re sure Bridges is hoping his diagnosis doesn’t slow him down. He is currently in production on a series called “The Old Man” which is scheduled to premier in 2021 on Hulu and FX. Bridges is both the show’s star and executive producer.

In a statement, FX, Touchstone Television, Hulu, and FXP wished Bridges well saying, “Our thoughts go out to Jeff and his family during this challenging time and they have our love and support. We wish him a safe and full recovery. And, as Jeff always says, ‘We are all in this together.’ Jeff, we are all in this together with you.”