Patrick Dempsey In Talks To Join ‘Bridget Jones 3’

49 year old American actor Patrick Dempsey is in talks to join the returning Renee Zellweger and Colin Firth on Working Title’s/Universal’s third installment of the Bridget Jones franchise.

Bridget Jones’ Baby is the title of the film, and is based on Helen Fielding’s book titled “Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy” that was released in 2013. The story follows Bridget as she tries to navigate single parenthood and online dating.

Sharon Maguire is also returning to the project as director, 14 years after the first movie’s release, though Hugh Grant is not.

Source: THR