Bridget Jones 3 Is Coming

Long-rumored movie officially in the works
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 12, 2011 9:51 AM CDT
Bridget Jones 3 Is Coming
Hugh Grant, Renee Zellweger, and Colin Firth pose at the photocall to promote 'Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason' at Hotel Adlon on November 11, 2004 in Berlin, Germany.   (Getty Images)

Good news for those of you who enjoy watching Renee Zellweger cavort around on-screen with a British accent: A third Bridget Jones movie is officially in the works, Entertainment Weekly confirms. But wait, you say, there are only two Bridget Jones books! Never fear: EW notes that author Helen Fielding confirmed earlier this year that she started working on a third; she's also working on the film as well, though she said she's not sure if they will follow the same storyline. No official word yet on the plot, although Colin Firth said last year it will involve Bridget's attempts to have a baby. (More Bridget Jones stories.)

Get the news faster.
Tap to install our app.
Install the Newser News app
in two easy steps:
1. Tap in your navigation bar.
2. Tap to Add to Home Screen.