The scheme serves merely as the rickety scaffolding on which to pile a series of plodding plot twists, calling on Gracie to go undercover as a leathery octogenarian and a Las Vegas drag queen, and chase Dolly Parton through a casino in perilously high heels.
But a trifling issue like story is surely beside the point of this franchise, which exists primarily to provide amiable if uninspiring family comedy and a fat paycheck for Bullock (who is a producer of the series).
For the wedding bands, Bullock's was a vintage ring provided by jeweler Neil Lane.
James's ring was made by the Miss Congeniality star herself: Bullock learned how to do metal work, and then machined it in James's bike shop.
It will help if you're one, too, if you choose to sit through the sporadically amusing but sometimes slogging Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous (* * 1/2 out of four) -But in truth, Congeniality's FBI klutz turned beauty queen is shrewdly tailored for Bullock: She gets to snort when laughing, which humanizes her; show her nice legs, which impresses both sexes; and beat up lots of guys, as always a matter of viewer taste.
The sequel opens with Bullock's beauty pageant notoriety proving so distracting in stakeout situations that she's called upon to be the public relations "face" of the FBI. We also get a gay male sidekick, who seems borrowed from about 500 other contemporary comedies, and a wretchedly icky schoolgirl subplot, which, for one thing, keeps a nearly two-hour comedy from ending 10 minutes earlier than it should.
Not bad.' "Bullock should have plenty of time ahead of her before worrying about being put out to pasture. It's always when I roll out of bed and grab the dogs.
) gay stylist and assigning a feisty new agent named Sam Fuller (Regina King) to be her bodyguard.She laughs when she is asked whether she has had work done on her face: "Two months' worth. ""It's nice to see a celebrity looking like (garbage). Guests at the wedding confirm the pair were married at the 300-acre Folded Hills Ranch in Solvang, Calif.Bullock wore a white lace dress designed by Angel Sanchez. "She was incredibly happy."The two, who had been dating since December 2003, join other high-profile Hollywood couples who have tied the knot in recent surprise ceremonies: Renee Zellweger and Kenny Chesney were married May 9 in the Virgin Islands. To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including personalized digital ads.Those advertisers use tracking technologies to collect information about your activity on our sites and applications and across the Internet and your other apps and devices.