Actress Renee Zellweger has been offered a massive $3.2 million (GBP2
million) to shed the weight she's put on for the Bridget Jones sequel, once
shooting has wrapped.
Diet giants WEIGHTWATCHERS are tempting the OSCAR nominee with a $110,000
(GBP70,000)-per-pound sponsorship deal if she manages to lose 30 pounds (14
kilograms) after the movie, which has already netted the actress a reported $24
The company want Zellweger to follow British royal Sarah Ferguson, THE
DUCHESS OF YORK's slimming plan and appear with her in adverts when filming
finishes on the BRIDGET JONES: THE EDGE OF REASON set at the start of next year
An insider says, "This is the easiest cash she'll ever earn. Being paid to
eat more to play Bridget again is great, but getting even more cash just to
shift that weight is beyond belief."