Renée Zellweger’s candor about not wanting children is inspiring.
Being a top Hollywood superstar necessitates a great deal of effort and sacrifice. While some celebrities manage to reconcile their family’s requirements with the responsibilities of a film set, others choose to avoid having children entirely.
Renée Zellweger, widely known for her part in Bridget Jones’s Diary, is one of those celebrities who decided to forego having children years ago in order to focus on her work and goals.
She recently shared why she took this decision, and her candor is inspiring.
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Renée Kathleen Zellweger, who was born in Katy, Texas in 1969, has always aspired to be an actress. She received her first job in Reality Bites after graduating from high school.
On the set of Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation in 1994, she met Matthew McConaughey.
She worked with him in a film, according to IMDb, and then moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career.
Zellweger had her big break in the 1996 picture Jerry Maguire, in which she co-starred with Tom Cruise.
She went on to work with stars like Meryl Streep, Jim Carrey, Catherine Zeta-Jones, and Hugh Grant in Hollywood.
In 2002, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Bridget Jones’s Diary, and again in 2003 for her part in Chicago.
She received her first Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in Cold Mountain the following year.
In 2020, Zellweger received the Academy Award for Best Actress for her renowned performance as Judy Garland in the film Judy.
Why did the Oscar-winning actor never desire children?
“Motherhood has never been an ambition,” Zellweger said in a 2008 People interview. That is not how I think. I never set goals for myself like, “When I’m 19, I’m going to do this, and by the time I’m 25, I’m going to…” This is a condensed version of the narrative. I hope you found it entertaining.