The Old Man


The Old Man


"The Old Man" is a television series that premiered on the streaming platform FX on Hulu in November 2021. The show is based on the novel of the same name by Thomas Perry and stars Jeff Bridges as a former CIA agent named Dan Chase who goes into hiding after a failed assassination attempt. After living off the grid for decades, he is forced to come out of hiding when his past catches up with him.

The show follows Chase as he tries to uncover who is after him and why, while also reconnecting with his estranged daughter. Along the way, he must navigate dangerous alliances and confront his own troubled past. The series features an ensemble cast including John Lithgow, Amy Brenneman, and Alia Shawkat.

"The Old Man" received positive reviews from critics for its strong performances, suspenseful plot, and well-crafted action scenes. However, the series was cut short due to Jeff Bridges' health issues, which forced him to retire from acting. The show ended after only one season, leaving fans disappointed and hoping for a continuation or resolution of the story in the future.

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Anna Miko

Anna Miko enjoys writing more than reading books. But most of all she likes to write movie and series reviews. Being fond of classic cinema, she nevertheless is the author of many research works on contemporary visual arts. She also writes short essays on new movies and series helping others to navigate the world of modern cinema.

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