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Reese Witherspoon

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Net worth 2018: $11 Million
Industry: Other
BirthDay: 22 March 1976
Sigh: Aries
Children: 2
Education: Drop Out, Stanford University
BIOGRAPHY

Reese Witherspoon was bornon 22 March 1976 in Los Angeles, CA, is ActressActress. Witherspoon is yet another actress who had a tough year professionally. Her big-budget comedy How Do You Know was a massive flop earning only $50 million on a budget of $120 million. 2012's This Means War did better but it was still a far cry from a hit. Witherspoon still earns millions from her work with Avon though and she got plenty of press attention this year thanks to her growing family.

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2018

Also that year co-starred with Sarah Michelle Gellar and Ryan Phillippe in the drama film Cruel Intentions, a modern take on the 18th-century French novel Les Liaisons Dangereuses

2017

In March 2017, Witherspoon became the storyteller-in-chief for Elizabeth Arden, Inc

2016

In November 2016, Witherspoon and Otter Media formed Hello Sunshine, a joint venture focused on telling female-driven stories on film, TV and digital platforms

2015

In 2015, Witherspoon was nominated for another Academy Award in the same category, this time for her performance in Wild

2014

In May 2014, Witherspoon began production in Louisiana on Hot Pursuit, a comedy in which she plays a police officer trying to protect a drug lord's widow (Sofía Vergara)

2013

Early in the morning of April 19, 2013, while in Atlanta, Georgia filming The Good Lie, Witherspoon and Toth were pulled over after the car in which they were traveling was seen weaving across a double line on Peachtree Street

2012

" In March 2012, Witherspoon merged Type A Films with producer Bruna Papandrea's Make Movies banner to create a new production company entitled Pacific Standard

2011

Witherspoon and Toth announced their engagement in December 2010, and married on March 26, 2011 in Ojai, California, at Libbey Ranch, Witherspoon's country estate (which she since has sold)

2010

In early February 2010, it was reported that Witherspoon had begun dating Jim Toth, a talent agent and co-head of motion picture talent at the Creative Artists Agency, where Witherspoon is a client

2009

Aliens, released in March 2009, becoming her biggest hit at the time

2008

However, Witherspoon did not appear in a live-action film for two years after the 2008 release of Four Christmases

2007

A study conducted by E-Poll Market Research showed that Witherspoon was the most likable female celebrity of 2007

2006

In October 2006, Witherspoon and Phillippe announced that they were separating

2005

Witherspoon has won numerous awards, including the BAFTA Award and the Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in Walk the Line in 2005

2004

In late 2004, Witherspoon began working alongside Mark Ruffalo on the romantic comedy Just Like Heaven

2003

"In 2003, Witherspoon followed up the success of Legally Blonde by starring in the sequel Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde

2002

Witherspoon received a $15 million paycheck for the role—a starting point to make her consistently one of Hollywood's highest-paid actresses from 2002 until 2010

2001

"Witherspoon hosted Saturday Night Live on September 29, 2001, the first episode to air after the September 11 attacks

2000

" In 2000, Witherspoon played a supporting role in American Psycho and made a cameo appearance in Little Nicky

1999

They have two children together, a daughter, born in 1999, and a son born in 2003

1998

"In 1998, Witherspoon had major roles in three movies: Overnight Delivery, Pleasantville and Twilight

1997

Witherspoon met actor Ryan Phillippe at her 21st birthday party in March 1997

1996

In 1996, Witherspoon starred in two major films: the thriller Fear alongside Mark Wahlberg, as Nicole Walker, a teenage girl who starts dating a man with obsessive tendencies, and the black-comedy thriller Freeway, alongside Kiefer Sutherland and Brooke Shields, where she held the lead role

1994

The next year, Witherspoon had another leading role as Wendy Pfister in the 1994 film S

1993

In 1993, she played a young wife in the CBS miniseries Return to Lonesome Dove, Nonnie Parker in the Disney film A Far Off Place and had a minor role in Jack the Bear, which garnered her the Young Artist Award for Best Youth Actress Co-star

1992

In 1992, Witherspoon appeared in the TV movie Desperate Choices: To Save My Child, portraying a critically ill young girl

1991

In 1991, Witherspoon attended an open casting call for The Man in the Moon, intending to audition as a bit player; she was instead cast for the lead role of Dani Trant, a 14-year-old country girl who falls in love for the first time with her 17-year-old neighbor

1990

In Pleasantville, she starred with Tobey Maguire in a tale about 1990s teenage siblings who are magically transported into the setting of a 1950s television series

1976

Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976 in Southern Baptist Hospital, New Orleans, Louisiana, while her father, Dr

1950

" She also stated that she believed Carter Cash was a woman ahead of her time: "I think the really remarkable thing about her character is that she did all of these things that we sort of see as normal things in the 1950s when it wasn't really acceptable for a woman to be married and divorced twice and have two different children by two different husbands and travel around in a car full of very famous musicians all by herself

1930

Witherspoon's second love-triangle movie was the film adaptation of the 1930s circus drama Water for Elephants

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