Here’s hoping McDreamy loves Bridget Jones just as she is.
“I want to try something different,” he told Entertainment Weekly at the time. “[But] is Derek so identifiable that I can’t go on and be someone else?”
The site also reports that the film, Bridget Jones’s Baby, won’t follow author Helen Fielding’s latest book, in which (SPOILER ALERT) Darcy dies.
Bridget Jones’s Diary premiered in 2001, and the sequel, Bridget Jones: The End of Reason, hit theaters in 2004.