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Renée Zellweger Offers Vague Explanation For Her Controversial New Look

Article Lead - narrow62620306119p7simage.related.articleLeadNarrow.353x0.11a64y.png1413975800200.jpg-300x0I’m glad folks think I look different! I’m living a different, happy, more fulfilling life, and I’m thrilled that perhaps it shows. My friends say that I look peaceful. I am healthy. For a long time I wasn’t doing such a good job with that. I took on a schedule that is not realistically sustainable and didn’t allow for taking care of myself. Rather than stopping to recalibrate, I kept running until I was depleted and made bad choices about how to conceal the exhaustion. I was aware of the chaos and finally chose different things. I did work that allows for being still, making a home, loving someone, learning new things, growing as a creative person and finally growing into myself. People don’t know me in my 40s. People don’t know me [as] healthy for a while. Perhaps I look different. Who doesn’t as they get older?! Ha. But I am different. I’m happy.”


— Renée Zellweger’s statement to People magazine on her red carpet appearance in Beverly Hills on Monday that led to speculation she’s undergone extensive plastic surgery