Renee Zellweger Wins Academy Award

April 4, 2021
“…great things come out of adversity.”

Zellweger won the Academy Award for Best Actress. In her acceptance speech Sunday night, the Texas native thanked her immigrant parents, from Norway and Switzerland respectively, for giving her the opportunity to pursue the American dream.

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