Reese Witherspoon is an American actress, producer, and entrepreneur. She was born on March 22, 1976, in New Orleans, Louisiana, and grew up in Nashville, Tennessee.
Witherspoon began her acting career at a young age and gained recognition for her role in the 1991 film “The Man in the Moon.”
She went on to appear in a number of successful films, including “Legally Blonde,” “Sweet Home Alabama,” and “Walk the Line,” for which she won an Academy Award for Best Actress.
In addition to her acting career, Witherspoon has also ventured into producing, co-founding the production company Pacific Standard with Bruna Papandrea in 2012.
The company has produced films and TV shows such as “Gone Girl,” “Wild,” and “Big Little Lies.”
Witherspoon is also a successful entrepreneur, founding the lifestyle brand Draper James in 2015, which features clothing, accessories, and home decor inspired by her Southern heritage.
In addition to her professional accomplishments, Witherspoon is known for her philanthropic work, particularly in the areas of education and women’s empowerment.
She serves on the board of the Children’s Defense Fund and is an advocate for the Time’s Up movement.
Witherspoon has been married twice, first to actor Ryan Phillippe, with whom she has two children, and then to talent agent Jim Toth, with whom she has one child.
Reese Witherspoon Siblings: Meet John D. Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon has one sibling, an older brother named John D. Witherspoon, who is a real estate agent.
John Witherspoon is three years older than Reese and has remained largely out of the public eye.