The second official trailer for Bridget Jones’s Baby finds Patrick Dempsey and Colin Firth vying for Renee Zellweger’s attention. The third Bridget Jones movie was directed by Sharon Maguire and also stars Jim Broadbent, Gemma Jones, and Emma Thompson. Universal Pictures is releasing the romantic comedy in theaters on September 16, 2016.
Bridget Jones’s Diary starring Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth, and Hugh Grant opened in theaters on April 31, 2001 and made $282 million before exiting theaters. Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason followed on November 12, 2004 and grossed $262 million during its theatrical run.
The Plot: After breaking up with Mark Darcy (Firth), Bridget Jones’s (Zellweger) “happily ever after” hasn’t quite gone according to plan. Fortysomething and single again, she decides to focus on her job as top news producer and surround herself with old friends and new. For once, Bridget has everything completely under control. What could possibly go wrong? Then her love life takes a turn and Bridget meets a dashing American named Jack (Dempsey), the suitor who is everything Mr. Darcy is not. In an unlikely twist she finds herself pregnant, but with one hitch…she can only be fifty percent sure of the identity of her baby’s father.