Popular American actress and film producer Renee Zellweger is currently playing the role of the legendary Judy Garland in the new biopic, called Judy.
The biographical drama film tells an unbelievable story about the life of the iconic American actress and singer. The movie is set in the late 60s, as Judy arrives in London for Talk of the Town concerts.
It also shows the real life of Garland and her issues with management, relations with musicians and fans, and the development of the family drama.
Renee Zellweger plays the role of Judy Garland
Renee Zellweger is indeed unrecognizable in her transformation into Judy Garland. By the way, it took Renee some time and efforts to prepare for the role.
Reportedly, the Oscar-winning actress even took music lessons and studied Judy Garland’s choreography from the Talk of the Town. Also, Renee tried to find and read as much information about Garland as she could.
Also, it was not easy to make Renee look exactly like Judy, and the actress had to spend several hours per day, doing her hair and make-up.
Renee Zellweger about playing Judy Garland
Renee claims that after playing the role of Judy she started to respect her even more.
When there’s a better understanding of what it takes for a person to continue under certain circumstances there is a level of empathy and respect that you can’t help but feel
Renee Zellweger indeed surprised everybody by coming up as Judy Garland in the trailer of the new biographical movie Judy. She is unrecognizable!