January 6, 2014 |
Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon has sold her Libbey Ranch in Ojai, The Times has confirmed. The sales price of the second home was $4,983,500, according to the Multiple Listing Service. Designed by architect Wallace Neff, who was known for developing a “California”-style of home, Witherspoon's ranch was originally built in 1923 as stables for glassware titan Edward Libbey. Details include turrets, original stonework and arched windows and alcoves. The two-story main house features beamed ceilings, an over-sized fireplace in the two-story living room, a library loft with a fireplace, four bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.
April 21, 2013 |
Do you know who Reese Witherspoon is? If not, prepare to be sassed. That was the lesson one police officer learned late Friday night, as the Oscar-winning actress became agitated after her husband, CAA agent Jim Toth, was arrested for driving under the influence in Atlanta. After he was observed driving a Ford Focus in the wrong lane, Toth was pulled over by cops; Witherspoon was apparently so frustrated with the situation that she began mouthing off to the police and was subsequently arrested for disorderly conduct.
April 4, 2013 |
Reese Witherspoon is a brunet! The Academy Award-winning actress has gone to the dark side and dyed her signature legally blond tresses brown. Witherspoon was spotted in Nashville over the weekend with the new 'do pulled back in a messy bun and sported her signature wispy bangs. She was photographed with husband Jim Toth, toting around their 6-month old son, Tennessee, according to E! News. The actress most notably went for a darker shade as part of her award-winning role in 2005's "Walk the Line," in which she played Johnny Cash love interest June Carter.
April 22, 2013 |
I know that Prohibition didn't work. But sometimes I get nostalgic for it anyway. And I'm thinking that, today, Reese Witherspoon and Al Michaels might agree. By now you've seen the headlines about their misadventures with demon rum. If you're a news junkie, you might even have read the stories. If you're under 30, you've checked out the tweets -- which, I'm told, is just as good if not better than reading whole stories, like us old fogies do. (An aside here: Did you catch the wonderful documentary about “ All the President's Men ” and Watergate on Sunday?
August 22, 2013 |
With his "Dallas Buyers Club" starring Matthew McConaughey as an AIDS patient already among the most highly anticipated films of the fall festival season, director Jean-Marc Vallee looks to already be lining up his next project. He will helm an adaptation of the bestselling memoir "Wild" by Cheryl Strayed. As had been previously reported , Reese Witherspoon is set to star in and produce the film for Fox Searchlight. The script is being handled by Nick Hornby, author of "High Fidelity" and "About a Boy" and Oscar-nominated for his adaptation of "An Education.
May 2, 2013 |
Nearly two weeks since she was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct after a boozy confrontation with an Atlanta police officer and after canceling a spate of promotional appearances timed to her new film "Mud," Reese Witherspoon sat for her first post-arrest interview Thursday on “Good Morning America.” As an attempt to rehabilitate her good-girl image, it was a small step in the right direction for Witherspoon, who responded with...
December 24, 2012 |
CBS This Morning Ballerina and Kennedy Center honoree Natalia Makarova. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Christmas; awkward situations; Christmas animals. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Good Day L.A. 7 a.m. KTTV The Wendy Williams Show Wiz Khalifa; Dara Torres; Tamar Braxton performs. 11 a.m. KTTV The Talk Jamie Lee Curtis; Michelle Stafford; Melody Thomas Scott; Katherine Kelly Lang. 1 p.m. KCBS The Doctors How to work one's way out of awkward health situations with ease; restaurant food.
March 7, 2014 |
Reese Witherspoon and Cameron Diaz joined gal pal Drew Barrymore and others for a "girls trip" in Napa Valley this week that's giving us major culinary envy. The A-listers headed up to the Northern California wine country on Wednesday for what Witherspoon, 37, dubbed #girlstrip2014 , or what we want to refer to as "Charlie's Angels" meets "Eat Pray Love" with a dash of "Julie and Julia" and some "Legally Blonde" mixed in for good measure. The leading ladies took a cooking class at the Culinary Institute of America in St. Helena , just north of Napa, at the majestic Greystone property.
July 17, 2013 |
The film version of Cheryl Strayed's memoir "Wild" is picking up steam: Reese Witherspoon has signed on to portray the author. In the book, Strayed writes of hiking the 1,000-mile Pacific Crest trail alone, compelled by grief over her mother's death, a failed relationship and a need to seek out answers. Oprah Winfrey found it so compelling that she revived her shuttered book club for it. "Wild" was a 2012 bestseller. The film has a strong literary pedigree -- in addition to the original book, the screenplay was written by Nick Hornby, author of "High Fidelity" and "About a Boy. " As a novelist, Hornby has had a number of bestsellers, and he received an Oscar nomination for his screenplay of "An Education.
September 23, 2012 |
Reese Witherspoon is banking on her own brand. The Oscar-winning actress listed her Libbey Ranch in Ojai for sale this week at $10 million and lent her name to the marketing materials. Designed by architect Wallace Neff, Witherspoon's ranch was originally built in 1923 as stables for glassware titan Edward Libbey. Details include original hardware, turrets, wrought-iron railings, original stonework, original plank floors, arched windows and alcoves and colorful Spanish tiles. The two-story main house features beamed ceilings, an oversized fireplace in the two-story living room, a library loft with a fireplace, four bedrooms and 31/2 bathrooms.