Birth date: March 22, 1976
Birth place: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon, known as Reese, is an American movie actress who first began her career as a child actor is television commercials.
Witherspoon's first feature movie was The Man in the Moon in 1991. Since she has appeared in numerous movies, including Legally Blonde, Sweet Home Alabama, Pleasantville, and Walk the Line, co-starring Joaquin Phoenix. Witherspoon won an Oscar Award for her role in the latter film.
Witherspoon was once married to actor Ryan Phillippe, and they have 2 children together.