UTTER PANTS! How Bridget Jones boosted big underwear
0 Have your say We all giggled at the enormous underwear scene (reprised here) in first Bridget Jones film, now succeeded by successful baby sequel.
But, despite these garments once being seen as a byword for unsexy, shapewear has become one of the great success stories of the lingerie market.
It is 15 years since the film’s release, and the famous “hello mummy” quip when Hugh Grant’s character Daniel Cleaver discovered that Bridget was wearing “absolutely enormous panties”.
With that one scene Bridget and Daniel made it acceptable, even sexy, to wear support pants – and to talk about them.... read more
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