There WILL be a pig named after Bridget Jones's Baby

A pig is to be named Bridget Jones’s Child after the unconventional received the Wodehouse Prize for comedian fiction.

Creator Helen Fielding has made the award’s shortlist twice previously ahead of eventually winning the title.

The ebook was made into a film remaining year – with Renee Zellwegger returning to play the title role.

Fielding stated she was once “extremely joyful” to win the pig (even though she will not get to keep it), as a way to be offered to her at the Hay Festival.

“It Is the third time I Have Been nominated and I’ve Been hoping for this second for years,” she said.

“I’m like a type of individuals who keeps virtually profitable an Oscar after which having their hopes smashed to the bottom.”

Bridget Jones’s Child sees the personality unexpectedly become pregnant – with out being certain who the father is.

One Of The judges, publisher David Campbell, stated the panel “completely beloved Helen Fielding’s chortle-out-loud funny addition to the collection”.

The literary prize is given yearly to the e-book considered to best possible capture the comedian spirit of PG Wodehouse.

Previous winners have incorporated Will Self, Alexander McCall Smith and Terry Pratchett.

Because The winner, Fielding will even be awarded some champagne and a whole set of the PG Wodehouse collection of novels.

And if you happen to have been questioning concerning the breed of the pig, it is going to be a Gloucestershire Old Spot.


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