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Patrick Dempsey Lands First Post-Grey's Anatomy Role in Bridget Jones Movie: Report | Patrick Dempsey

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Patrick Dempsey Lands First Post-Grey's Anatomy Role in Bridget Jones Movie: Report

Originally posted 09/09/2015 03:35PM

Here's hoping McDreamy loves Bridget Jones just as she is.

Patrick Dempsey is in final negotiations to star in the third installment of the beloved Pride and Prejudice-inspired romcom franchise Bridget Jones's Diary, according to Deadline Hollywood.

The casting marks Dempsey's first role since he left Grey's Anatomy last season when his character, neurosurgeon Dr. Derek Shepherd, died in a car wreck after saving people from another crash.

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New Year's Eve Movies for Every Mood

UpdatePosted 12/31/2014 06:00PM

Staying in on New Year's Eve? Here Are NYE Movies for Every Mood

Originally posted 12/30/2014 04:30PM

New Year's Eve is a night to get dressed up and throw back some cocktails in a beautiful setting with the people you love.

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Bridget Jones Author Helen Fielding Shares Single Girls' Playlist | Helen Fielding, Renee Zellweger

Bridget Jones Author Helen Fielding Shares Single Girls' Playlist

Originally posted 02/11/2014 03:15PM

Sure, Valentine's Day can be a romantic celebration with a significant other, but it's also a time to embrace being unattached.

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Spoiler Alert! The New Bridget Jones Book's Twist You Won't Believe

Bridget Jones Spoiler Alert! The New Book's Shocking Twist You Won't Believe

Originally posted 09/30/2013 01:00PM

Did you hear the screams of shock echoing all the way from England yesterday?

If not, then fair warning, Bridget Jones fans: This is a spoiler alert!

Should you wish to be surprised by the plot twists in Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy, Helen Fielding's third installment about everyone's favorite dating, dieting, diary-doodling heroine, then cover your eyes now!

If you're still reading, be prepared to hyperventilate or have the Kleenex ready:

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Is Bridget Jones a Mom? See the Cover of Helen Fielding's New Book

Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy Cover Revealed

Originally posted 07/24/2013 10:05AM

Bridget Jones is back!

What has the hapless, loveable heroine of Helen Fielding's international bestseller Bridget Jones's Diary been up to since she took the world by storm in the 1990s?

The cover of Fielding's new novel, Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy, hints at motherhood, though the author isn't saying.

But she does say the book, to be published on Oct. 15, is set in present-day London. Bridget, who was played by Renée Zellweger on the big screen, hasn't kicked all of her vices (cigarettes and alcohol), and dating and dieting remain problem areas.

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Bridget Jones Is Back – Will You Read the New Book?

Bridget Jones Is Back: Helen Fielding to Release New Novel in November

Originally posted 02/05/2013 12:30PM

Bridget's back – and better than ever?

It's been 14 years since readers last heard from frumpy, lovelorn, calorie-counting Bridget Jones, memorably played on film by Renée Zellweger.

Now author Helen Fielding is readying a brand-new Jones novel, but don't expect her lovable protagonist to be exactly the same this time around.

According to a press release about the book obtained by the New York Times, the book will take place in present day London and "represents a totally new phase in Bridget's life."

Considered by some to be a possible Fielding alter-ego, the author explains: "My life has moved on and Bridget's will move on, too."

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