Oscar-winning Jeff Bridges says he has lymphoma

Pic courtesy :Bridges' Twitter account

Hollywood star Jeff Bridges has disclosed he has been diagnosed with Lymphoma, a form of cancer . The 70-year -old Oscar-winning American actor has shared news of the ”serious disease” in a Twitter post.

Bridges had won Oscar for Best Actor in 2010 for his role of an alcoholic singer in ‘Crazy Heart’.

” I have been diagnosed with Lymphoma. Although it is a serious disease, I feel fortunate that I have a great team of doctors and the prognosis is good”, Bridges said.

Bridges’ other films include  The Last Picture Show, The Contender and Starman,

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