Renee Zellweger performed Bridget Jones so properly that boyfriend Ant Anstead truly assumed her British accent was homegrown.
That exact enjoyable truth was found when the 2—who began dating in late June after assembly on the set of Ant’s Discovery+ present, Superstar IOU: Joyride—acquired to know one another whereas filming the primary episode. Within the Aug. 23 episode, Renee and Ant, alongside Ant’s co-host, Cristy Lee, teamed as much as restore two vehicles as presents for Jerome and Jerald—two brothers who served as caregivers of the Bridget Jones’s Diary star’s late publicist, Nanci Ryder.
However earlier than they tackled their venture head-on, Cristy let her longtime mechanic co-host in on a bit of secret in regards to the actress. “Do you know that in the course of the filming of Bridget Jones’s Diary, Renee spoke with a British accent even when she wasn’t on set?” Cristy shared, including, “In actual fact, she stored it up till the wrap get together!”