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Reese Witherspoon is set to star as one of the first female American soldiers to risk their lives on the battlefield in the military biopic Ashley’s War, reports Deadline. As Hollywood continues to scout for patriotic material in the wake of huge box-office success for Clint Eastwood’s American Sniper, Witherspoon’s production company Pacific Standard has […]

Add Marion Cotillard, Benedict Cumberbatch, Meryl Streep, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon to the growing list of celebrity presenters scheduled to appear on the 2015 Oscars telecast. The five, whose participation was revealed Friday (Feb. 6) by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, join previously announced presenters Cate Blanchett, Jared Leto, Matthew McConaughey […]

Reese Witherspoon had a good morning: The Wild actress got her second Best Actress Oscar nomination (she previously won for Walk the Line), and her co-star Laura Dern, who plays Witherspoon’s mother in the film, also snagged a Best Supporting Actress nod. EW talked to Witherspoon about her big day. EW: Were you awake? Reese Witherspoon: […]

Reese Witherspoon has joined Matt Damon in the social satire “Downsizing,” to be directed by Alexander Payne. Payne wrote the script with Jim Taylor, his partner in Fox-based Ad Hominem Enterprises. Damon joined the project in November. The story centers on a man in the near future who realizes that he would have a better […]

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Reese got nominated for Wild for the 2015 SAG and the 2015 Golden Globes. Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role JENNIFER ANISTON / Claire Bennett – “CAKE” (Cinelou Films) FELICITY JONES / Jane Hawking – “THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING” (Focus Features) JULIANNE MOORE / Alice Howland-Jones – “STILL ALICE” (Sony Pictures […]