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Reese Witherspoon is set to receive an honor from the American Cinematheque. The actress will receive the annual award on Oct. 30 in a presentation that will take place at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza. Witherspoon is the 29th annual recipient and joins a long list of honorees that include Eddie Murphy (1986), Robin Williams (1988), Jodie Foster (1999), Robert Downey Jr. […]

Warner Bros late last night closed a significant preemptive acquisition of the GG Walker novel All Is Not Forgotten. Warner Bros president of Creative Development and Worldwide Production Greg Silverman was at the center of this one himself, with Reese Witherspoon and her Pacific Standard producing partner Bruna Papandrea producing. Deal happened right after the […]

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Reese Witherspoon and Bruna Papandrea’s Pacific Standard banner is developing a film adaptation for New Line of Garth Callaghan’s memoir “Napkin Notes: Make Lunch Meaningful, Life Will Follow.” Witherspoon and Papandrea will produce “Napkin Notes,” which New Line optioned last September. Mike Binder, whose credits include “Black or White,” “Reign Over Me” and “The Upside […]

The last film Reese Witherspoon produced was “Hot Pursuit”, the “Midnight Run”-like comedy caper which she starred in opposite Sofia Vergara. The film was also produced in partnership with Pacific Standard’s Bruna Papandrea, and it looks like the relationship is still going strong. Variety reports that Witherspoon will next be producing, along with Papandrea, a […]

We’ve watched Reese Witherspoon go from Legally Blonde star to full-fledged Academy Award–winning actress, mother of three, and wife of one of Hollywood’s top agents. The leading lady has also debuted a new line, Draper James, paying homage to her Southern roots with a modern SoCal twist. With price points that start at fourteen dollars […]