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What Rom-Com Fact Blew Your Mind?

Did you know that Renee Zellweger worked undercover at a publishing company to prepare for her role as Bridget Jones?

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Everyone knows that the plot of Bridget Jones' Diary is based on Pride and Prejudice, but did you know that the allusions run even deeper?


Bridget falls in love with Mark Darcy (named for Fitzwilliam Darcy, the lead male character in Pride and Prejudice), and the publishing house where Bridget works is called Pemberley Press. Pemberley was the name of Darcy's house in the book.

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