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Sep 30, 19   Ali   Comments Off on Rufus Wainwright Gives His ‘Trooper for Judy’ Seal of Approval to Renee Zellweger

There are three Judy Garland authorities that Roadside Attractions would most obviously want on board their Oscar campaign for “Judy” and its star, Renee Zellweger: Liza Minnelli, Lorna Luft and Rufus Wainwright. Granted, unlike Garland’s two daughters, Wainwright isn’t a relative. But his 2007 album, “Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall,” is widely respected as […]


Sep 26, 19   Ali   Comments Off on Renée Zellweger Will Be Back in a Moment

Renee did a new interview with the New York Times talking about her new role in Judy and how it is bringing her back into the spotlight. The Oscar winner took a six-year break from acting. Now, she is steeling herself for the spotlight with her portrayal of Judy Garland in her final years. BEVERLY […]


Sep 04, 19   Ali   Comments Off on Renée Zellweger’s Lost Decade

After Bridget Jones, after the Harvey-at-Miramax years, after a break from acting, now she’s ready to play Judy Garland. It’s a wildfire-hot August afternoon in Topanga Canyon, the air so dry and still you can practically hear the sagebrush gathering itself for the conflagration. Everyone’s gulping down great lashings of CBD water, including Renée Zellweger, […]


Jun 20, 19   Ali   Comments Off on What/If Made Renée Zellweger “Uncomfortable” And She Loved It

The star on her new Netflix series and how her own experience with fame prepared her to play Judy Garland. Renée Zellweger was in first grade when she learned that acting could sting. To be an elf in a school play in Katy, Texas, she taped construction paper circles on her nose and cheeks—and discovered […]


Jun 14, 19   Ali   Comments Off on Renee Zellweger and Sam Rockwell on How Bob Fosse Changed Their Lives

Sam Rockwell and Renée Zellweger both owe a career reinvention to the legendary choreographer and director Bob Fosse. Zellweger cemented her stardom with the 2002 film adaptation of Fosse’s musical “Chicago”; now she’s the latest big-screen superstar to shift to TV, with a rich turn in Netflix’s anthology series “What/If.” Rockwell, who, like Zellweger, is […]


Jun 04, 19   Ali   Comments Off on Renee Zellweger and Mike Kelley on Deconstructing Fate and Consequences in ‘What/If’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “What/If,” streaming now on Netflix. Writer and executive producer Mike Kelley’s latest piece of dramatic storytelling is a limited series morality tale that starts with a high-powered, wealthy woman named Anne Montgomery (Renee Zellweger) offering Lisa, a young woman with a startup (Jane Levy), […]


May 15, 19   Ali   Comments Off on Renée Zellweger Sheds Light on Her Judy Garland Biopic

Judy, which focuses on the final year of the legendary performer’s life, opens September 27. Renée Zellweger is hoping that Judy, her upcoming Judy Garland biopic, will help audiences better understand the pressures that the legendary singer and actor was up against in her tragic final year. In Zellweger’s first interview about her anticipated role, […]


Apr 23, 17   Ali   Comments Off on Renee’s Agent Sandy Gallin Dies at 76

Renee’s agent Sandy Gallin died this weekend at the age of 76 due to multiple myeoloma. High-profile agent and manager Sandy Gallin, who represented Michael Jackson, Richard Pryor, Cher, Joan Rivers and Whoopi Goldberg, has died following a long illness with multiple myeoloma. He was 76. The New York native also represented Neil Diamond, Barbra […]


Feb 25, 17   Ali   Comments Off on Renée Zellweger Salutes Longtime Publicist Nanci Ryder

Renée Zellweger gave a touching speech at the 54th annual ICG Publicists Awards Luncheon on Friday, where her longtime publicist Nanci Ryder — who has been battling ALS since 2014 — was honored with the President’s Award. Ryder represented numerous A-list clients during her 30-year-plus career as a founder of BWR Public Relations — including […]


Dec 09, 16   Ali   Comments Off on Nanci Ryder’s Heartbreaking Battle: As ALS Robs Her of Eating and Driving, Power Publicist Still Curses Like a Sailor

I wanted to share this beautiful article about Renee’s good friend and former publicist Nanci Ryder who is battling ALS from The Hollywood Reporter. Renee is quoted in the article and I know this is an important topic for her. The Hollywood veteran, diagnosed with the progressive neurodegenerative disease in 2014, has given up everything […]