Birthday: March 22, 1976
Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana
Where You’ve Seen Her: You probably first noticed Reese Witherspoon in the late 90s with films Pleasantville, Cruel Intentions, and Election. In 2000, she played the girlfriend of a crazed Christian Bale in American Psycho. Over the years, she’s become a household name with roles in Legally Blonde and Sweet Home Alabama, and in 2005, she won the Oscar for Best Actress for her portrayal of the late June Carter Cash in Walk The Line. This month, Reese married talent agent Jim Toth, at her country estate in California. Check her out in full-on cougar mode opposite Robert Pattinson in Water for Elephants, out today.
Random Fact: She turned down the lead roles in Scream and Urban Legend.
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