When does Reese Witherspoon have time to, say, sleep? I don’t know. She is the owner of a hugely successful production company, a producer, a mother of three kids, and has been in movies since she was 14 years old. She also reads a ton of books for her book club. Oh, and according to Forbes, she is also the richest actress in the entire world, so, yeah.
Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976 in New Orleans, Louisiana to registered nurse Betty Witherspoon and military surgeon John Draper Witherspoon. Reese was born in Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany, where her father was a lieutenant colonel in the United States Army reserves. Shortly after, the family returned to the United States and settled in Nashville, Tennessee.
Reese Witherspoon Career
Witherspoon began her career as a teenager, appearing in The Man in the Moon (1991). Her breakthrough came in 1999, when she appeared as a supporting character in Cruel Intentions and as Tracy Flick in the black comedy Election. She rose to prominence after starring as Elle Woods in the comedy Legally Blonde (2001) and its 2003 sequel, as well as in the romantic comedy Sweet Home Alabama (2002). She received critical acclaim and the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2005 for her portrayal of June Carter Cash in the musical biopic Walk the Line.
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