In 2001, Bridget Jones’s Diary opened in cinemas. The romantic comedy – an adaptation of the novel of the same name by Helen Fielding – was a big success and led to follow-up films.

But how many Bridget Jones movies are there?

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Bridget Jones films in order

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To date, there are three Bridget Jones movies. The Bridget Jones films – which were produced between 2001 and 2016 – include:

  • Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)
  • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004)
  • Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016)
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Are all of the Bridget Jones movies part of the same series?

All three entries in the Bridget Jones collection are part of the same series. The films are told in chronological order.

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Who are the cast of the Bridget Jones films?

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Many of the core cast members remain consistent across the course of the Bridget Jones movie series. Notable actors in the series include Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, Hugh Grant, Jim Broadbent, Gemma Jones, Celia Imrie, James Callis, Sally Phillips, Patrick Dempsey, and Emma Thompson.

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Is the Bridget Jones movie series the work of the same director?

The Bridget Jones movie series was overseen by two directors. Sharon Maguire directed Bridget Jones’s Diary and Bridget Jones’s Baby, while Beeban Kidron directed Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason.

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What is the best Bridget Jones film?

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Bridget Jones’s Diary is regarded as the best entry in the series, but fans consider the third entry – Bridget Jones’s Baby – a strong sequel.

According to IMDb the Bridget Jones movies are ranked as follows:

  • Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001)– 6.7/10
  • Bridget Jones’s Baby (2016) – 6.5/10
  • Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason (2004) – 6.0/10
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