The 50-year-old star, who retired from spotlight after the 2014 Elle Women in Hollywood Awards, speculated she had undergone plastic surgery, recalling a "rather painful" moment she heard strangers negatively discussing its appearance.
During an appearance on SiriusXM's American radio show Jess Kagle's show, Zellweger said she sat down with two women and a man "on the London subway" when they began discussing celebrities.
"They talked about … how many Hollywood ladies are so stupid and especially that Renee Zellweger," she said.
Zellweger said they kept saying, "How could she do that? Why would she go?" and have her face surgery like we wouldn't know? She is not like you, and you can't just do it where you go and not look like yourself because we expect you to look like yourself. "
She said the meeting left her stunned for a moment:" I thought, 'Aunt, this is interesting. Anyway, this is my stop.'
The famous private star who plays Judy Garland in the upcoming biop, said things got even more awkward when the man got up right before her stop, looked up and recognized her. biography. ”