- 1h 58min
- Directed by: Rupert Goold
- Cast: Renée Zellweger, Jessie Buckley, Rufus Sewell
- Website: www.memoartscentre.co.uk/Shows/…
A look at the later life of Judy Garland (Zellweger), as she marries her fifth husband (Wittrock) and performs a five-week run at a London nightclub. Zellweger is captivating as the deeply lonely star, struggling to keep her work commitments, adored but unhappy and wracked with guilt about being away from her children.
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Thirty years after starring in The Wizard of Oz, beloved actress and singer Judy Garland arrives in London to perform sold-out shows at the Talk of the Town nightclub. While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance with musician Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.
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Reviews & features
Renée Zellweger's different kind of responsibility5 Feb 2020
Renée Zellweger felt a "different kind of responsibility" starring in 'Judy'. The 50-year-old actress – who stars as the late singer Judy Garland in the 2019 movie – admits there was an added pressure to play someone who really existed. She said: "I…
Renée Zellweger's 'greedy' Judy experience5 Oct 2019
Renée Zellweger had a "really greedy, spoilt rotten experience" filming 'Judy'. The 50-year-old actress loved starring as Judy Garland in the new biographical movie and she admits it was an one of a kind experience making the movie. She said: "It's hard…
Jessie Buckley had tears in her eyes watching Renee Zellweger play Judy1 Oct 2019
Jessie Buckley and Sir Michael Gambon had "tears in their eyes" seeing Renee Zellweger portray Judy Garland. The 29-year-old Irish star – who plays Judy's personal assistant Rosalyn Wilder in the musical biopic – has recalled how she and Michael Gambon…
Judy30 Sep 2019
Renée Zellweger is tremendous as tragic icon Judy Garland in this look at her later life
Judy Garland died in 1969 at the age of 47. Also that year, she married her fifth husband and performed a five-week run in a London nightclub. This biopic takes a look at that time, with Renée Zellweger on top form as the pill-popping singer, indelibly…
Judy director understands Liza Minnelli's concerns about biopic27 Sep 2019
'Judy' director Rupert Goold admitted the movie is "an invasion of privacy". The filmmaker is at the helm of the Judy Garland biopic – which stars Renee Zellweger as the big screen icon, who died from an accidental overdose aged 47 in 1969 – and he has…
Renee Zellweger's easy decision22 Sep 2019
Renee Zellweger admitted it was a "no brainer" signing up for 'Judy'. The 50-year-old actress will portray the late Judy Garland in the upcoming biopic and when it was first pitched to her, she couldn't find any faults with the idea. She said: "For as…
Renee Zellweger's prosthetic nose broke off during Judy kissing scene11 Sep 2019
Renee Zellweger's prosthetic nose broke off and oozed a "milk-like" substance during her 'Judy' kissing scene. The 'Bridget Jones's Diary' star has revealed the "horror" of when she was rehearsing locking lips with Finn Wittrock – who plays Judy…
Renee Zellweger feels 'blessed' by Judy role30 Aug 2019
Renee Zellweger feels "blessed" to be playing Judy Garland in the upcoming biographical film 'Judy'. The 50-year-old actress is taking on the role of the iconic late film star in the new biopic – which is set to hit cinema screens next month – and has…
Renee Zellweger to unveil new Judy trailer at London Pride5 Jul 2019
Renee Zellweger will appear at London Pride to unveil the latest trailer for 'Judy'. The 50-year-old actress portrays late actress and musical theatre legend Judy Garland in the forthcoming biopic and she is set to introduce the trailer at 4.00pm on the…
Renee Zellweger reached out to Liza Minnelli17 May 2019
Renee Zellweger "tried" to meet Liza Minnelli before she started filming 'Judy'. The 50-year-old actress portrays late entertainer Judy Garland in the upcoming biopic and did her best to reach out to the 'Wizard of Oz' star's family ahead of filming but…
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