Hollywood loves films about its own, so it’s very possible we might be talking about Renée Zellweger’s turn as Judy Garland in Judy come Academy Awards time. Obviously, Garland left behind an impressive body of work, which gave Zellweger the opportunity to study her pretty closely. But we were actually wondering if she needed to do a lot of research, or if she’d watched a lot of Garland’s films when she was growing up. Surprisingly, Zellweger says she wasn’t much of an influence at the time. (Click on the media bar below to hear Renée Zellweger)
Judy is playing now in selected theaters.