Posts tagged "bridget jones"

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 an untraditional worldview, Bridget's foibles were aspirational. She was a woman in her thirties, still single, still struggling to make it to work wearing a…
By: Megan Reynolds / October 15, 2013

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 the pre-jump post introduction! (Though other…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 30, 2013

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 30-something back in 1996 with Bridget Jones's Diary and followed up the hit book loosely based on Pride and Prejudice with a 1999 sequel, Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason,…
By: Tres Sugar / February 5, 2013

Bridget Jones’s Diary: The Musical!?

First, Bridget Jones's Diary was a book. Then it was a movie. Then another movie. And, as rumor has it, another movie. We started shaking our heads when we heard about a possible Bridget Jones TV show. And now, alas, it's going to be a musical. There's no word yet o…
By: Nikki Dowling / July 1, 2010

“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 NBC and the British movie company Working Title are allegedly working on a weekly series of "Bridget Jones Diary," originally made famous by Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant and Colin Firth. Hooray! Not…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 1, 2010

Renee Zellweger Supposedly Pushing To Make Bridget Jones Skinny In The Next Flick

Over the summer, we got more than a little bit excited when we heard a rumor that "Bridget Jones 3" was in the works. Sources say the movie is happening. But will Bridget be the adorable, slightly plump woman we identified with in the first flick? Or will one of her diets have worked,…
By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / February 19, 2010

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 Helen Fielding’s newspaper columns instead of a book, Renee Zellweger will once again pork up her teensy frame to play the full-figured female…
By: Daniela Guernica / July 15, 2009