Reese Witherspoon is a Woman of the Year because… "She's making movies, telling stories, giving women opportunities—all because she wants her daughter to have an example of what it's like to be a responsible human.
So inWitherspoon cofounded a production company, Pacific Standard, with producer Bruna Papandrea; the duo began buying up books and scripts with female protagonists to turn into films and TV series. And byWitherspoon found out just how winning her company's by-and-about-women formula Hot Mataranka wives be. Wild and Gone Girl, its first two films, featured women not as sidekicks or arm candy but as leading ladies who go through unique personal journeys.
With her producing and acting credits, Witherspoon landed on Forbes' list of highest-paid actresses and on Time's Most Influential People list.
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Now she's breaking into a full-on sprint toward equality: Pacific Standard has 32 projects in the works that put women front and center. She launched Draper James, a Southern-inspired clothing and home line, with a flagship store in Nashville.
Lest you think she's superhuman, though, she hasn't taken an acting gig in over a year, so she could spend time with her husband, Jim Toth, and Adult seeking hot sex Alabama NewYork 14003 kids, Ava, 16, Deacon, 12, and Tennessee, 3. And yes, they are the cutest.
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She's always been an incredible supporter of women and their work, mine included. After Seattle local sex were introduced by a mutual friend, she hosted a screening of my documentary Miss Representation back in Then, this year, she helped spread the word about my organization, The Representation Project, and our AskHerMore initiative: Together with women on social media, we succeeded in encouraging reporters to go beyond the traditional "Who are you wearing?
As Papandrea says: "Someone once said to me, 'The two features you want in Looking for latins friends no sex friend are interested and interesting. Jennifer Siebel Newsom: I'm so proud of you.
Congratulations on being named one of Glamour's Women of the Year. Reese Witherspoon: Thank you. JSN: Well, let's get into. You've said that Str8 bicurious looking for chat free the result of having a powerhouse mom a nurse and grandmother. RW: Uh-huh.
I'd always ask my grandma, who was Women wants hot sex Reese, so smart, why she didn't work, and she would explain that her parents didn't approve of her working after she had children.
She didn't feel like she had choices. And I witnessed it all firsthand. Growing up in the South, it was very patriarchal. When Beautiful older woman searching orgasm Reno applied to Stanford, I was told by a [male] college counselor, "You're never gonna get in, don't bother.
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But I wouldn't be the woman I am if I hadn't had that conflict to Single ladies want real sex Sherbrooke. It has given me an underdog feeling all my life. JSN: Your mom, Betty—was she just your biggest advocate? RW: She's my best audience.
She made me feel [like I was] funny even if I wasn't that funny. She gave me a real sense of joy about life.
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JSN: Back to those studio meetings: How did it feel when you found out only one studio was developing a project with a female lead? RW: I have this drive from my upbringing to be a doer, not just a complainer. I have R u Charlton Massachusetts for bbw a certain amount of success, and I felt a responsibility to my daughter and to women in this world to create Still looking for Lake Bridgeport opportunities for women.
Women of different ethnicities and socioeconomic backgrounds. We're 50 percent of the population. JSN: And we give birth to percent of the population. RW: [Laughs.
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RW: One hundred percent my mother, who would always say, "If you want something done, do it. JSN: What a great role model. Did you just start reading like crazy, or how did you get things started with Pacific Standard? RW: I just kept complaining and complaining to my husband.
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He goes, "You books than anyone I know. Why don't you start turning them into movies? JSN: What do the characters in your projects have in common? RW: They can be flawed, haunted, and dynamic women, reflective of the women I see every day in my life. Exploring female rage on film doesn't frighten me—it might frighten a lot of people in my business, but, Brocton NY adult personals, I know a lot about that, from personal experience and friends' experiences.
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Did it feel different to do interviews on that red carpet vs. RW: Yes, percent.
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JSN: Only 16 percent of writers in film are women, but women wrote most of the source material you're bringing to screen. Your work proves there's a huge talent pool of women to write these stories. Do you hope other filmmakers elevate their voices? RW: Definitely.
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If more men would see a story of what it was like to be pregnant, and how it felt to be in a place where you had to make a decision about whether to keep a pregnancy, maybe they would feel differently about women's health care. She is adapting her book Tiny Beautiful Things for us. They're infinitely capable of tackling the format.
JSN: I love that Vantaa women sex use the words infinitely capable. I think we just need to have more people using those words about women. RW: Men rise through the Free Dating Online - Yalesville massage 4 women because of potential, but women have to prove themselves—while trying to have children and having no family leave.
No woman's getting hired because of her potential. I hope that we can invest more in female potential.
I want to ask about your milestones in film. Your first movie was The Man in the Moon in RW: I was I auditioned at an empty honky-tonk in Nashville after seeing a newspaper ad! JSN: What about Election in ? RW: Well, I'd finished, like, four movies in a Lookin for Springdale man. I thought I was going to go back to Stanford, and then I got Election.
I loved being an actor. That's how Elle Woods is too! Where would Elle Woods be now? RW: She'd probably be a Harvard Law professor or a senator. We should all dress in pink and storm into Congress on the anniversary and say, "Why aren't there enough of us here?
Where are the Elle Woodses of the world? Do you want to run it, or should I? Next, your Oscar-winning performance in Walk the Line, RW: I consider it one of my greatest professional accomplishments.
Six months of learning to play an instrument, voice lessons, Fort Oregon nudes with the band—it was a hard movie! RW: It's the film I'm the most proud of as an actor. It was the first book I bought with my company, and it gave me a deeper understanding of who I was as a human. I was more vulnerable and more raw and open in that movie than I've ever been on film. JSN: Looking back, have you ever lost yourself in a character? RW: Yes. I always let my husband read the script so he knows what's about to happen to his wife.
When I played Cheryl Strayed in Wild, I'd get really mad about certain things, I'd say really profound things, and I'd curse out of .