Reese Witherspoon


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Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976 at Southern Baptist Hospital (now Memorial Medical Center) in New Orleans, Louisiana. She is the second child of Mary Elizabeth "Betty" (Reese) and Dr. John Draper Witherspoon, Sr. Her father was a military surgeon specializing in ear, nose and throat. Her mother was a Registered Nurse who ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 54 wins & 115 nominations. See more awards »

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

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  A White Lie (producer) (announced)
  Fever (producer) (announced)
  Tinker Bell (producer) (announced)
  Truly Madly Guilty (producer) (announced)
 2022 Legally Blonde 3 (producer) (announced)
  Daisy Jones & The Six (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) (pre-production)
- Episode #1.1 ... (executive producer)
  From Scratch (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
  My Kind of Country (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2022 Where the Crawdads Sing (executive producer) / (producer) (filming)
 2019-2021 The Morning Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 11 episodes)
- Episode #2.1 (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Interview (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Play the Queen (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Lonely at the Top (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Open Waters (2019) ... (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 Get Organized with the Home Edit (TV Series) (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)
 2019-2020 Truth Be Told (TV Series) (executive producer - 8 episodes)
- All That Was Lost (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Live Thru This (2020) ... (executive producer)
- Not Buried, Planted (2019) ... (executive producer)
- Graveyard Love (2019) ... (executive producer)
- No Cross, No Crown (2019) ... (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 (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Music video" Appeared in the video for Hoku's "A Perfect Day", 2001. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 16 Interviews | 38 Articles | 28 Pictorials | 68 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Reese | Riz Uizerspun

Height:

5' 1¾" (1.57 m)
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Personal Quote:

People want to make you easily identifiable with every woman in America, to be this very likable woman in a romantic comedy. And it's really hard for me. I just don't see myself as the girl everybody likes. I never have been and I don't know how to be that person. See more »

Trivia:

She donated many items to Rocky Stone to be given to less fortunate kids as part of the Toy Mountain Campaign. See more »

Trademark:

Smooth voice with a strong southern accent See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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