Renee Zellweger is one of the best actresses working in the business. She has received so much recognition in her career over the years, including four Oscar nominations, and even won two Oscars for her brilliant performance in Cold Mountain and Judy in 2004 and 2020, respectively. She was nominated for the other films, Bridget Jones’s Diary and Adaptation Chicago. Here we list the Top 5 movies by Renee Zellweger that you need to watch.
No matter what movie she has been in, she has never failed to give an amazing performance in each role she plays. Her ability to get into the character of the role she is playing what’s makes the audience love her. She got fame after her role in the 1996 romance/comedy Jerry Maguire in which she played the role of a single mother.
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Here Are The Top 5 Movies By Renee Zellweger That You Need To Watch!
5. One True Thing
Any movie that casts Meryl Streep is amazing, but when you add Renee Zellweger to the mix, the chemistry on the screen will create magic. The other two stars in this movie are William Hurt and Tom Everett Scott. The movie is adapted from the book of the same name, One True Thing. It Follows Gulden (Streep), whose daughter Ellen (Zellweger) comes to New York to care for her mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer. Then she spends time with her family and learns about things she never knew.
4. Bridget Jones Dairy
The role that Renee played in Bridget Jones Dairy is considered to be one of her iconic roles. This rom-com became an instant success that earned over $282 million at the box office. This movie got Zellweger her first Oscars nomination in the best actress category. After this movie, two more parts were added to this series Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason in 2004 and Bridget Jones’s Baby in 2016.
3. Cold Mountain
This role played as Ruby Thewes in this movie led Renee to win her first Academy Award in the best supporting actress category. She gave an amazing performance in the movie alongside Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Natalie Portman, and Philip Seymour Hoffman. This movie has received major critical acclaim.
2. Jerry Maguire
This movie is a hilarious and feel-good movie also; this movie made Renee Zellweger’s career. In this movie, Tom Cruise starred as Jerry Maguire, who unfortunately gets fired from his company. But he tries to keep up with the clients he is currently representing to start his management firm. Jerry kept his company with his mother’s help Dorothy Boyd, played by Zellweger.
In this movie, Renee Zellweger performed her career as iconic Judy Garland. This film is about Judy, who struggles to help her kids and then begins a series of sold-out shows in London. The film is amazing and also reveals what how the star’s life was like. She received her second Oscar in 2020 for the role that she played as Judy, and her performance as Judy is legendary.