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Renee Zellweger makes red carpet debut after four month hiatus

Renee Zellweger makes red carpet debut after four month hiatus

March 13 (UPI) -- Renee Zellweger made her first red carpet appearance in a while during Monday's The Painted Turtle event at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco, Calif.
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Renee Zellweger will return to acting after four-year hiatus

Renee Zellweger will return to acting after four-year hiatus

LOS ANGELES, March 7 (UPI) -- Zellweger is reportedly in negotiation to star alongside Daniel Craig in 'The Whole Truth.'
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'Bridget Jones' screenwriter surprised by Mark Darcy's death

'Bridget Jones' screenwriter surprised by Mark Darcy's death

NEW YORK, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- British filmmaker Richard Curtis insists he, too, was shocked to hear his longtime friend, author Helen Fielding, killed off the beloved Mark Darcy character in her "Bridget Jones" book series.
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'Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy' set for October release

'Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy' set for October release

NEW YORK, May 28 (UPI) -- British author Helen Fielding has announced "Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy" will be published in October.

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'Chicago' stars Gere, Zellweger, Latifah, Zeta-Jones to reunite on Oscars' stage

'Chicago' stars Gere, Zellweger, Latifah, Zeta-Jones to reunite on Oscars' stage

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 11 (UPI) -- "Chicago" co-stars Richard Gere, Queen Latifah, Renee Zellweger and Catherine Zeta-Jones are to appear on stage together at the Oscars in Los Angeles.

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Third Bridget Jones novel to be published in November

Third Bridget Jones novel to be published in November

NEW YORK, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- British author Helen Fielding's first Bridget Jones novel since 1999 will be published in the United States in November, publisher Alfred A. Knopf Inc. said.
Third Bridget Jones novel on the way

Third Bridget Jones novel on the way

LONDON, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- British author Helen Fielding says she has started writing a sequel to 1996's "Bridget Jones's Diary" and 1999's "Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason."

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'Bridget Jones's Baby' still a-go

'Bridget Jones's Baby' still a-go

LONDON, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Production on the third romantic comedy about British spinster Bridget Jones has been delayed, not scrapped, the film's producers said.
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Report: Lopez, Cooper casually dating

Report: Lopez, Cooper casually dating

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Bradley Cooper and Jennifer Lopez are casually dating, sources close to the Hollywood stars told TMZ.
Third 'Bridget Jones' film on its way

Third 'Bridget Jones' film on its way

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12 (UPI) -- Working Title Films is moving ahead with a second sequel to its London-set romantic comedy "Bridget Jones's Diary," EW.com reported Friday.
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Renée Kathleen Zellweger (born April 25, 1969) is an American actress and producer. Zellweger first gained widespread attention for her role in the film Jerry Maguire (1996), and subsequently received two nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress for her roles as Bridget Jones in the comedy Bridget Jones's Diary (2001) (which she reprised in its sequel Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)), and as Roxie Hart in the musical Chicago (2002). She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in the drama Cold Mountain (2003).

She has won three Golden Globe Awards and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, was named Hasty Pudding's Woman of the Year in 2009, and established herself as one of the highest-paid Hollywood actresses as of 2007.

Zellweger was born in Katy, Texas, a western suburb of Houston. Her father, Emil Erich Zellweger, is from Au, St. Gallen in Switzerland, and is a mechanical and electrical engineer who worked in the oil refining business. Her mother, Kjellfrid Irene (née Andreassen), is Norwegian-born and of Sami origin, and is a nurse and midwife who moved to the United States in order to work as a governess for a Norwegian family in Texas. Zellweger has described herself as being raised in a family of "lazy Catholics and Episcopalians". She has an older brother, Andrew.

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