Early Life: Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born on March 22, 1976, in New Orleans, Louisiana. When she was born, her father John Draper Witherspoon was in medical school at Tulane University. He was an otolaryngologist in private practice. Her mother, Betty (Reese) Witherspoon obtained her Ph.D. in education and was a professor of nursing at Vanderbilt University. When she was seven, Witherspoon was cast in some TV commercials or a local florist, which motivated her to take acting lessons. When she was 11, she took first place in the Ten-State Talent Fair. Witherspoon was an exceptional student and loved reading. She graduated from the all-girls’ Harpeth Hall School in Nashville, where she was a cheerleader. She enrolled at Stanford University as an English literature major. She dropped out to pursue a career in acting.
Wealth Stats and More
What’s Reese Witherspoon's net worth? How wealthy is she? Below are all stats like net worth, salary, profession, and more!
|Net Worth||$200 Million|
|Date of Birth||March 22, 1976 (age 46 years)||Gender||Female|
|Height||5 ft 1 in (1.56 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Businessperson, Film Producer, Voice Actor|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Net Worth of Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon net worth: Reese Witherspoon is an American actress, producer, and entrepreneur who has a net worth of $200 million. She is one of the most-popular and highly-paid entertainers in the world. She easily earns $20 – $40 million per year. She has won an Academy Award and an Emmy Award.
Reese Witherspoon Quotes
How is it that Reese Witherspoon has a net worth of $200 Million? These quotes by the actor may indicate the character traits that led to her financial situation:
I love to cook comfort food. I'll make fish and vegetables or meat and vegetables and potatoes or rice. The ritual of it is fun for me, and the creativity of it.Reese Witherspoon
I had parents who believed I could do anything - and I know how that made me feel. I think both my parents, having careers in the medical profession, feel they are helping people on a daily basis, and that was inculcated in me as a value. I had to struggle with giving up the idea of becoming a doctor myself.Reese Witherspoon
I feel very blessed to have two wonderful, healthy children who keep me completely grounded, sane and throw up on my shoes just before I go to an awards show just so I know to keep it real.Reese Witherspoon
Being a Southern person and a blonde, it's not a good combination. Immediately, when people meet you, they think of you as not being smart.Reese Witherspoon
I think women are natural caretakers. They take care of everybody. They take care of their husbands and their kids and their dogs, and don't spend a lot of time just getting back and taking time out.Reese Witherspoon