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And though Judy Garland did not receive this honor in her time, I am certain that this moment is an extension of the celebration of her legacy that began on our film set and is also representative of the fact that her legacy of unique exceptionalism and inclusivity and generosity of spirit, it transcends any one artistic achievement. I am so grateful. From the moment the first photo of Zellweger as Garland was released in March , the performance seemed tipped for an Oscar. It has been a remarkable awards season run for Zellweger, especially for a film that made barely an awards ripple otherwise, though it did also earn an Oscar nomination for makeup and hairstyling. And I felt like a lot that was written about her sort of blanketed that final chapter in tragedy in some way. And I just wanted to understand it better and more deeply. And delivering a devastating, heart-breaking performance as a woman who made a career out of comebacks is the best kind of poetic justice.
One of the most acclaimed and accomplished actresses of her generation, she has received numerous accolades , including two Academy Awards , four Golden Globe Awards , and two British Academy Film Awards. Zellweger was one of the world's highest-paid actresses by and was named Hasty Pudding Theatricals ' Woman of the Year in Initially aspiring to a career in journalism, she was drawn to acting following her brief work on stage during college. Following her film debut with a minor role in Richard Linklater 's Dazed and Confused , Zellweger's first starring role came with the slasher film Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Next Generation For her portrayals of Bridget Jones in the romantic comedy Bridget Jones's Diary and Roxie Hart in the musical crime drama Chicago , she garnered consecutive nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress. Gallen and descends from an Appenzell noble family. Zellweger attended Katy High School , where she was a cheerleader, gymnast, speech team member,  and drama club member. She also participated in soccer, basketball, baseball, and football.
Young Renee Zellweger first started performing in high school and at the University of Texas, Austin. She began her professional acting career in television thriller drama film A Taste for Killing in role as Mary Lou. She made her big screen debut in comedy movie Dazed and Confused , in uncredited role as Girl in Blue Truck.