'Crazy Heart' garners 3 Academy Award nominations

"Crazy Heart," the movie based on RIC professor Tom Cobb's book, has just received three Academy Award nominations, adding to an already impressive list of honors earned by the film.

Academy Award nominations:

Jeff Bridges – Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role

Maggie Gyllenhaal – Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

"The Weary Kind" – Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song (Ryan Bingham, T-Bone Burnett)

IMDB list of awards and nominations for "Crazy Heart"

Read the What's News story on Tom Cobb and "Crazy Heart"