Written by KGF Vissers. Zellweger, sweet and sprightly and a natural-born ditz, may be the only actress who could point a gun bravely at a killer, then simply shriek and drop it and scamper away". Gallen and descends from a noble Appenzell family,  and was a mechanical and electrical engineer who worked in the oil refining business. She plays a woman who believes in this guy she loves, and reminds us that true love is about idealism. She subsequently moved to Los Angeles, and appeared as a supporting role in the coming-of-age drama Empire Records Return to acting[ edit ] Following her six-year withdrawal from acting, Zellweger made her career comeback in the romantic comedy Bridget Jones's Baby , the third part in the Bridget Jones franchise. Reflecting on this period of time in a July interview with British Vogue magazine, she explained: The San Francisco Chronicle 's Mick LaSalle wrote the film is "very smart, very shrewd" and that Zellweger is "an actress at that lovely stage where she is unable to make a false move: After ample consideration, Carrie chucks her job and announces, symbolically at the funeral of Lexi Featherston, the party scandal queen of the s, she is moving with Aleksandr to Paris. Zellweger accomplishes the small miracle of making Bridget both entirely endearing and utterly real. The movie garnered wide critical acclaim and won the Best Picture award at the 75th Academy Awards. However she rejects graying food critic Martin Grable as an elderly 'hobbit', dumps him on Carrie and argues the fishing pond for her age group is so small that Carrie's relationship with the older Russian is unfair. Charlotte's King Charles Spaniel joins the list of pregnant females to be jealous of, annoyingly after doing it with eight pedigree-less mutts, but when the puppies come so does Charlotte's maternal instinct. She also participated in soccer, basketball, baseball, and football. The little-seen film was screened at the Tribeca Film Festival ,  and went directly-to-video. In the film, co-starring Colin Firth and Patrick Dempsey , she portrayed her part in her forties and single, struggling with the trials of life as she discovers that she is pregnant and must work out who the father is.