"I visited the midwife, and she was explaining the different stages of pregnancy. Watched a whole lot of YouTube videos - thank you, ladies - of births," says Renee Zellweger
"The reason Bridget Jones has become a huge hit worldwide was not just because of the comedy but because people identified with Bridget's fear of loneliness. It's a universal fear, and one that's still a prominent theme in the character's journey," said director Sharon Maguire
"I like to think of Bridget Jones's Baby as a coming-of-age film that's set at a later point in the character's life. As you go through life, you realise that there isn't a point that you reach where you have it all figured out. This chapter in Bridget's story explores the differences between what you imagine your life is going to be versus the reality of where you find yourself," she said
"As a creative person, saying no to that wonderful once-in-a-lifetime project is hard. But I was fatigued and wasn't taking the time I needed to recover between projects, and it caught up with me," Renee Zellweger said.