Liza Minnelli‘s standing firm on her policy of shunning movies associated with her mom … and isn’t in the least swayed by Renee Zellweger‘s rave critiques in an upcoming biopic.
Sources near Judy Garland‘s daughter inform TMZ … she “most likely” received’t see “Judy,” starring Renee, as a result of she’s all the time stayed away from onscreen depictions of her mom or herself, and this one, specifically, has the potential to be painful viewing.
We’re advised Liza would discover most of the scenes hurtful, and isn’t seeking to tarnish her reminiscences of her mom. Our sources add, Liza believes if folks wish to see what Garland was like, they don’t want a biopic — they’ll merely watch her traditional movies or hearken to her data.
Minnelli’s half-sister, Lorna Luft, mainly mentioned the identical lately, and reportedly received’t be trying out Zellweger’s efficiency both when the film hits theaters this weekend.
Speaking of whom … Renee mustn’t take the rejection personally. We’re advised Liza’s loved Zellweger’s films for years, and has known as her as a “wonderful actress” previously.
The director of “Judy” lately responded to Liza’s disapproval by saying he hopes she modifies her thoughts and decides to see it, as a result of he believes she would “find it celebratory.”
Maybe that will occur someplace over the rainbow, however on this world … we’re advised it ain’t gonna occur.