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 55 wins & 114 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)
  My Kind of Country (TV Series) (executive producer) (pre-production)
 2022 Legally Blonde 3 (producer) (pre-production)
  Daisy Jones & The Six (TV Mini Series) (executive producer - 1 episode) (filming)
- Episode #1.1 ... (executive producer)
  Surface (TV Series) (executive producer) (filming)
  Your Place or Mine (producer) (filming)
 2022 From Scratch (TV Mini Series) (executive producer) (filming)
 2022 Where the Crawdads Sing (executive producer) / (producer) (post-production)
 2019-2021 The Morning Show (TV Series) (executive producer - 14 episodes)
- Ghosts (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Kill the Fatted Calf (2021) ... (executive producer)
- Laura (2021) ... (executive producer)
- My Least Favorite Year (2021) ... (executive producer)
- The Interview (2019) ... (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 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:

Book: "Whiskey in a Teacup". New York: Touchstone. ISBN-10: 1501166271; ISBN-13: 9781501166273 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 16 Interviews | 39 Articles | 28 Pictorials | 68 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:

Witherspoon (Reese), Mary Elizabeth "Betty" | Witherspoon, Dr John Draper

Relatives:

John D. Witherspoon (sibling)
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Personal Quote:

[on Ryan Phillippe]: I'm lucky to find a person to share my life, and the best friend I'll ever have. See more »

Trivia:

Shortly after she started acting, she had an audition for a role in Cape Fear (1991). She was supposed to meet with Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese for the audition, but at the time did not really know who they were. On the plane, she was talking to the man next to her about her audition, and the man started to rave to her about De Niro and Scorsese. This made her so nervous that she ... See more »

Trademark:

Smooth voice with a strong southern accent See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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