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Zellweger is the frontrunner to win the Best Actress prize for playing Judy Garland, mother of Liza Minnelli.
Hugh Grant turned up on stage at the BAFTAs last night, armed with an inspired callback to one of his best known roles.
Physical transformation is a huge part of the actor’s toolkit, whether it’s gaining weight, adopting a new physicality or sitting in the make-up chair for hours on end while talented crew members work their magic.This year has yielded an unusual array of transformative performances, with many of the world’s most famous faces changed beyond all recognition in service of delivering something special on the big screen.From glossy awards season biopics to mega-budget blockbuster spectaculars, the craft of an actor often requires a willingness to take risks in delivering a memorable look.These stars certainly succeeded.Read moreMovie transformations of 2018Charlize Theron criticised for dramatic Monster weight gainOlivia Colman discusses shifting weight between Queen roles
Renée Zellweger plays the Wizard of Oz star in a new biopic about the Hollywood icon's last days.
"Unfortunately, I didn’t think there was ever an understanding about how dangerous some of the things that were introduced to her [were]," Renée Zellweger says about Judy Garland's experience making "The Wizard of Oz."
Judy Garland's daughter has said that she will not be watching the new movie Judy, the forthcoming biopic of her mother starring Renee Zellweger.
Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger) gets an unexpected surprise from room service in a new clip from the biopic 'Judy'.
Hollywood loves to cast illustrious stars as famous historical figures, even though it doesn’t always care if the former necessarily resembles the latter (see, for instance, 2015’s Steve Jobs, in which Michael Fassbender doesn’t look much like the Apple visionary). That’s most definitely not the case with the upcoming biopic Judy, in which Renée Zellweger will step into the legendary shoes of Judy Garland — a role that, as proven by today’s first photo from the production, will benefit from the fact that Zellweger is nearly indistinguishable from the cinematic icon. Inspired by that stunning snapshot’s debut, we’ve compiled a rundown of the finest instances of actors becoming the spitting image of their real-life artist and politician characters.
The first image of Renée Zellweger as Judy Garland has been released from new biopic Judy, and we're already asking: could this be the role that marks the start of a Renéessaince?