Image of Reese Witherspoon

Reese Witherspoon

​Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon (born March 22, 1976), better known as Reese Witherspoon, is an American actress and film producer. Witherspoon landed her first feature role as the female lead in the movie The Man in the Moon in 1991; later that year she made her television acting debut, in the cable movie Wildflower. In 1996, Witherspoon appeared in Freeway and followed that appearance with roles in three major 1998 movies: Overnight Delivery, Pleasantville, and Twilight. The following year, Witherspoon appeared in the critically acclaimed Election, which earned her a Golden Globe nomination.2001 marked her career's turning point with the breakout role as "Elle Woods" in the box office hit Legally Blonde, and in 2002 she starred in Sweet Home Alabama, which became her biggest commercial film success to date. 2003 saw her return as lead actress and executive producer of Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde. In 2005, Witherspoon received worldwide attention and praise for her portrayal of June Carter Cash in Walk the Line, which earned her an Academy Award, Golden Globe, BAFTA, and Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. Witherspoon married actor and Cruel Intentions co-star Ryan Phillippe in 1999; they have two children, Ava and Deacon. The couple separated at the end of 2006 and divorced in October 2007. Witherspoon owns a production company, Type A Films, and she is actively involved in children's and women's advocacy organizations. She serves on the board of the Children's Defense Fund (CDF), and was named Global Ambassador of Avon Products in 2007, serving as honorary chair of the charitable Avon Foundation.


Read bio at tmdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Born:
Mar 22, 1976 In New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
65
First Appeared:
In the series Today 1952-01-14
Latest Project:
Movie A Wrinkle in Time 2018-04-16
Known For
Poster of Esto es la guerra
Poster of En la cuerda floja
Poster of Little Nicky
Poster of Friends
Filmography
Movie A Wrinkle in Time Mrs. Whatsit 2018-04-16
Series Freedom: A History of Us Factory Girl 2017
Series Big Little Lies Madeline Mackenzie 2017-02-19
Movie ¡Canta! Rosita (voice) 2016-12-08
Movie Pisándonos los tacones Cooper 2015-05-08
Movie Everything Is Copy 2015-09-29
Series Los muppets Herself 2015-09-22
Series The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Herself 2014-02-17
Movie La buena mentira Carrie Davis 2014-09-09
Movie Puro vicio Deputy D.A. Penny Kimball 2014-12-25
Movie Alma salvaje Cheryl 2014-12-05
Movie 9 Kisses Girl at Costume Party 2014-12-11
Movie Mud Juniper 2013-05-01
Movie Condenados Pam Hobbs 2013-05-09
Movie Esto es la guerra Lauren 2012-02-14
Movie Agua para elefantes Marlena Rosenbluth 2011-03-15
Movie ¿Cómo sabes si...? Lisa Jorgenson 2010-12-17
Movie Monstruos contra alienígenas Susan Murphy / Ginormica (voice) 2009-03-19
Movie Monstruos contra Alienígenas: Las calabazas mutantes del espacio exterior Susan Murphy / Ginormica (voice) 2009-10-28
Movie Como en casa en ningún sitio Kate 2008-11-26
Movie Expediente Anwar Isabella Fields El-Ibrahimi 2007-09-07
Series The Graham Norton Show Rosita (voice) 2007-02-22
Movie Penélope Annie 2006-03-01
Movie En la cuerda floja June Carter 2005-09-13
Movie Ojalá fuera cierto Dr. Elizabeth Masterson 2005-09-16
Movie La feria de las vanidades (Vanity Fair) Becky Sharp 2004-09-01
Series The Tony Danza Show Unknown 2004-09-13
Movie Una rubia muy legal 2 Elle Woods 2003-07-02
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Movie La importancia de llamarse Ernesto Cecily 2002-05-17
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Movie Sweet Home Alabama Melanie "Carmichael" Smooter Perry 2002-09-26
Movie El cisne mudito Serena 2001-05-11
Series Revealed with Jules Asner Unknown 2001-12-01
Movie Legally Blonde Elle Woods 2001-07-13
Movie American Psycho Evelyn Williams 2000-04-13
Movie Little Nicky Holly 2000-11-10
Movie Crueles intenciones Annette Hargrove 1999-03-05
Movie Un plan perfecto Lissa 1999-04-09
Movie Election Tracy Flick 1999-04-23
Series Rove Herself 1999-09-22
Movie Al caer el sol Mel Ames 1998-03-06
Movie Overnight Delivery Ivy Miller 1998-04-07
Movie Pleasantville Jennifer 1998-09-17
Series TRL Unknown 1998-09-14
Series Los reyes de la colina Unknown 1997-01-12
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie Pasión obsesiva Nicole Walker 1996-04-12
Movie Freeway Vanessa Lutz 1996-08-23
Movie S.F.W. Wendy Pfister 1994-09-15
Series Friends Jill Green 1994-09-22
Movie Un lugar muy lejano Nonnie Parker 1993-03-12
Movie Jack el oso Karen Morris 1993-04-02
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Lonesome Dove. La gran aventura Ferris Dunnigan 1993-11-14
Series Return to Lonesome Dove Ferris Dunnigan 1993-11-14
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Desperate Choices: To Save My Child Cassie Robbins 1992-10-05
Movie Verano en Louisiana Dani Trant 1991-09-30
Movie Wildflower Ellie Perkins 1991-12-03
Series Los Simpson Unknown 1989-12-16
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Unknown 1983-04-04
Series Saturday Night Live Herself 1975-10-11
Series Oscar (The Academy Awards) Reese Witherspoon 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14