Reese Witherspoon

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Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976 in New Orleans, Louisiana to Betty Witherspoon, a registered nurse & John Draper Witherspoon, a military surgeon. Reese spent the first 4 years of her life in Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany, where her father served as a lieutenant colonel in the US Army reserves. Shortly after, the family moved ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 56 wins & 121 nominations. See more awards »

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Wild Producer
(2014)
Legally Blonde Elle Woods
(2001)
Walk the Line June Carter
(2005)
Election Tracy Flick
(1999)

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  A White Lie (producer) (announced)
  Fever (producer) (announced)
  Truly Madly Guilty (producer) (announced)
 2025 Tinker Bell (producer) (announced)
  My Kind of Country (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
  Run, Rose, Run (producer) (pre-production)
 2023 Legally Blonde 3 (producer) (pre-production)
  Tiny Beautiful Things (TV Series) (executive producer) (filming)
  Tiny Trailblazers (TV Series) (executive producer) (filming)
 2022 Daisy Jones & The Six (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) (post-production)
- Episode #1.1 ... (executive producer)
 2022 Your Place or Mine (producer) (post-production)
 2022 From Scratch (TV Mini Series) (executive producer) (post-production)
 2022 Something from Tiffany's (producer) (completed)
 2022 Surface (TV Series) (executive producer)
 2022 Where the Crawdads Sing (executive producer) / (producer - produced by, p.g.a.)
 2022 Fair Play (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2019-2021 The Morning Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 20 episodes)
- Fever (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Testimony (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Confirmations (2021) ... (executive producer)
- La Amara Vita (2021) ... (executive producer)
- A Private Person (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2019-2021 Truth Be Told (TV Series) (executive producer - 18 episodes)
- Last Exit...Oakland (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Brick by Brick It Also Falls (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Untold Story (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Lanterman-Petris-Short (2021) ... (executive producer)
- All These Women (2021) ... (executive producer)
 2021 Stand Up to Cancer (TV Special) (co-executive producer)
 2020 Get Organized with the Home Edit (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Reese Witherspoon and a Doctor's Dream Closet (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2020 Little Fires Everywhere (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- Find a Way (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Picture Perfect (2020) ... (executive producer)
- The Uncanny (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Duo (2020) ... (executive producer)
- The Spider Web (2020) ... (executive producer)
 2019 Lucy in the Sky (producer)
 2017-2019 Big Little Lies (TV Series) (executive producer - 14 episodes)
- I Want to Know (2019) ... (executive producer)
- The Bad Mother (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Kill Me (2019) ... (executive producer)
- She Knows (2019) ... (executive producer)
- The End of the World (2019) ... (executive producer)
 2018 Master the Mess (TV Series) (executive producer - 12 episodes)
- Keeping Up with Clea (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Rainbow Twins (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Down the Rabbit Hole (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Life or Death Pantry (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Shay Mitchell (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2018 Shine On with Reese (TV Series documentary) (executive producer - 9 episodes)
- Simone Askew (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Kacey Musgraves (2018) ... (executive producer)
- America Ferrera (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Glennon Doyle, Abby Wambach (2018) ... (executive producer)
- Sara Blakely, Candace Nelson (2018) ... (executive producer)
 2016 Broken (TV Series) (executive producer - 1 episode)
- Pilot ... (executive producer)
 2015 Hot Pursuit (producer)
 2014 Gone Girl (producer)
 2014/I Wild (producer)
 2009 Legally Blondes (Video) (producer)
 2006 Penelope (producer)
 2003 Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (executive producer)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

PSA for AvonWalk.com for Breast Cancer. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 16 Interviews | 39 Articles | 28 Pictorials | 69 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Reese | Riz Uizerspun

Height:

5' 1¾" (1.57 m)

Spouse:

Jim Toth  (1 child) | See more »

Children:

Ava Phillippe | See more »

Parents:

Betty Witherspoon | Witherspoon, Dr John Draper

Relatives:

John D. Witherspoon (sibling)
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Personal Quote:

[on the movie business]: The battles that we face in this business aren't financial, but they are moral. And I certainly think that the longer you can keep your values, and your morality intact, and keep your head on your shoulders about what is important at the end of the day, you can get the most out of this business and really emerge with something wonderful. See more »

Trivia:

She lived in Wiesbaden, Germany, as a young child. See more »

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