Posts tagged "bridget jones diary"

“Bridget Jones’s Baby” Is Happening

V. v. excited rn.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 2, 2015 - 4:30 pm

How To Ring In The New Year Like Bridget Jones

New Year’s Eve is not for everybody. In fact, some of us find it downright silly. Pointy hats covered in glitter? Drunk people on every corner? Dodging a kiss from

Jessica Wakeman | December 31, 2013 - 12:00 pm

The Triumph Of The Singleton: How Bridget Jones Changed The Landscape For Women

I first read Bridget Jones’ Diary when I was a teenager, marveling over how adult and grown up Bridget’s entire world was. Cigarettes! Drinking! Poor decisions! For a 15-year-old with…

Megan Reynolds | October 15, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Colin Firth Nearly Wept After Hearing About Mark Darcy In Mad About The Boy

When it was revealed that Helen Fielding killed off Mark Darcy in Mad About The Boy, Bridget Jones fans panicked.  How on earth could Fielding even dream of declaring Darcy dead?  Was there…

Celebuzz | October 13, 2013 - 1:30 pm

Speaking Of Spoilers, A Big One About The Next Bridget Jones’ Book Has Leaked

And because the book isn’t out yet, though the spoiler-ific excerpt is, I will adhere to my own rules about spoilers and keep this one out of the headline and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 30, 2013 - 3:30 pm

Bridget Jones Is Coming Back This October!

It’s finally coming: Bridget Jones: Mad About The Boy, to be published this October, will be Helen Fielding’s third — but I hope not last — installment in the mixed-up…

Jessica Wakeman | May 28, 2013 - 4:30 pm

New Bridget Jones Novel Announced

Classic chick-lit fans mark your diaries for November — that’s when the now-official third installment of the Bridget Jones novels will be released. Author Helen Fielding introduced the world to the single…

Pop Sugar | February 5, 2013 - 3:20 pm

Girl Talk: Why Bridget Jones Isn’t The Best Role Model For Single Women

Recently, I was asked by a women’s relationship website to recap how all of us are Bridget Jones in some way. The reason for the assignment was, in case you…

Amanda Chatel | December 13, 2012 - 12:00 pm

7 Ways We’re All Bridget Jones

Attention, Bridget Jones fans: We are v. excited that a new installment of our favorite awkward heroine is in the works! Helen Fielding has written another chapter in the life… | November 13, 2012 - 12:50 pm

What Would’ve Happened If These Rom-Com Heroines Had Chosen Themselves Instead Of Prince Charming

Having been a fan of “Breaking Upwards,” the heartbreaking debut film from co-writers/co-stars/cohabitators Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones, I couldn’t wait to see the couple’s follow up, “Lola Versus.” Starring mumblecore goddess…

Leslie Simon | June 12, 2012 - 9:00 am

The “Cathy” Comic Strip Was “Sex & The City,” “Bridget Jones,” And “30 Rock” Before Their Time

By now you’ve probably read a news article with the lede: “Ack! The ‘Cathy’ comic strip is ending!” Yes, it’s true. Cartoonist Cathy Guisewite, 60, announced yesterday that she will…

Jessica Wakeman | August 12, 2010 - 2:20 pm

“Bridget Jones’ Diary,” The TV Show?

Bridget Jones’ Diary“: book, movie, and now … TV show? That’s the rumor The New York Post is spreading. NBC and the British movie company Working Title are allegedly working…

Jessica Wakeman | March 1, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Will “Bigger Chick Lit” Novels Win A Plus-Sized Audience?

Hey, Frisky book lovers, have you heard about “bigger chick lit”? Pissiness over a poochy tummy is a sub-plot in plenty of books, most notably Bridget Jones’s Diary, but the…

Jessica Wakeman | November 5, 2009 - 12:59 pm

A Third Bridget Jones Movie Is In The Works!

Bridget Jones is having a baby?! The British 40-something “singleton” will be back in a third film, this time focusing on her quest to become a mama. Based on author…

Daniela Guernica | July 15, 2009 - 1:20 pm