Renee Zellweger

Renee Zellweger

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Renee Zellweger in Bridget Jones' Diary

Renee Zellweger

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Poor Renee, who went from frumpy ‘Bridge' in the last Bridget Jones instalment, the 2004 sequel ‘The Edge of Reason', to the tiniest of frames, is now having to pile on the pounds yet again for the next film in the Bridget Jones series.

The actress, famous for warbling "all by myself" in a fit of lovelorn depression in the first film will have to bulk up again to imitate Bridget's more voluptuous figure which tends to be fuelled by crisps, ice-cream, chocolate and plenty of red wine.

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Filming is due to start next year in London with the theme being Bridget's yearning to have a baby in a race against her biological clock... All very exciting, but what about the wicked Hugh Grant and the dashing Colin Firth, we hear you ask... Well, you'll just have to wait and see!