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05/07/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Jeff Bridges Wins Best Actor Oscar 2010 (VIDEO)

Jeff Bridges won the Best Actor Oscar for his role in 'Crazy Heart,' beating out George Clooney, Morgan Freeman, Jeremy Renner and Colin Firth. He thanked his dad, the late television star Lloyd Bridges, for teaching him the basics of acting.

This is Bridges' fifth Oscar nomination and first win.

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