Witherspoon, award winning actress and producer, has created the kinds of unforgettable characters that connect with critics and audiences alike. She won an Academy Award® for her portrayal of June Carter Cash in WALK THE LINE and was later nominated in that same category for WILD in 2014, which she also produced. Her role in WILD also garnered Golden Globes, SAG, Critics’ Choice and BAFTA Awards nominations. Other film credits include SWEET HOME ALABAMA, LEGALLY BLONDE and ELECTION. She has executive produced and starred in two seasons of HBO’s critically-acclaimed “Big Little Lies,” with the first season winning eight Emmy Awards, four Golden Globes, four Critics’ Choice Awards and two SAG Awards.
In addition to her acting and producer roles, Witherspoon is an entrepreneur. In 2016, she established Hello Sunshine, a media brand and content company dedicated to female authorship and storytelling across all platforms. In 2015, she launched Draper James, a retail brand with a focus on fashion, accessories and home décor inspired by the American South. She is an advocate and activist for women’s issues across the globe.