Renee Zellweger performed Bridget Jones so effectively that boyfriend Ant Anstead really assumed her British accent was homegrown.
That individual enjoyable reality was found when the 2—who started relationship in late June after assembly on the set of Ant’s Discovery+ present, Superstar IOU: Joyride—obtained 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 items 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 somewhat secret concerning the actress. “Do you know that through the filming of Bridget Jones’s Diary, Renee spoke with a British accent even when she wasn’t on set?” Cristy shared, including, “In truth, she stored it up till the wrap celebration!”