All Upcoming Reese Witherspoon Movies & TV Shows

A heart-throb of the early 2000s, Reese Witherspoon broke into stardom with comedy-drama ‘Legally Blonde’. An Academy Award recipient, which she won for the portrayal of June Carter in the biographical drama ‘Walk the Line’ (2005), directed by James Mangold, the actress was one of the most exciting prospects in Hollywood. Reese sort of rediscovered her career, both as an actor and as a producer, with Big Little Lies. She is now not just creating good roles for herself, but for other actresses as well. It will be interesting to see what kind of projects she chooses to do, now that she is in a much powerful position as a movie and TV producer.

At this point, the question that might be circling your mind is what is the next Reese Witherspoon movie? Well, the good news is that we have a clear answer to that question. Here’s the list of upcoming Reese Witherspoon films scheduled to release in 2018 and 2019. We can only hope that the latest new Reese Witherspoon movie and TV show would be as good as some of her recent ones. The movies on this list contain Witherspoon’s upcoming projects as an actor as well as producer. With several projects just announced and several in its pre-production stage, the information might be a subject of change.

10. Are You Sleeping (TBA)

A crime drama thriller, ‘Are You Sleeping’ follows a family which tries to solve the mystery surrounding their father’s death. Starring Olivia Spencer, Lizzy Caplan, Ron Cephas Jones and Aaron Paul, Reese Witherspoon’s involvement other than being the producer is confirmed. ‘Are You Sleeping’ is being pitched as a T.V. series.


9. Untitled Morning Show TV Series (2020)

An inside look at the lives of the people who work for Morning News shows, exploring the unique challenges faced by the men and women who carry out this daily televised ritual. Yes, this is going to be talked about a lot due to involvement of Reese Witherspoon and Jennifer Aniston. Did we mention Steve Carrell is also in it.


8. Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine (TBA)

‘Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine’ stars Reese Witherspoon as a woman who is in on the journey of realization the only way to live is by opening up your heart to others. The project release date hasn’t been announced yet.


7. Little Fires Everywhere (2020)

‘Little Fires Everywhere’, a mini series, is an adaptation of Celeste Ng’s novel of the same name. The show is at its pre-production stage and is expected to release by 2020. Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington are supposed to share the stage.


6. Wish List (TBA)

Reese Witherspoon stars as a thirty-something career woman whom life completely changes when a coin she threw in a magic fountain as a girl finally reaches the bottom. A comedy-drama-fantasy, the film is helmed on by writers Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger. Announced sometime in July of 2017, the release date hasn’t been announced yet.

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5. Big Little Lies (2019)

‘Big Little Lies’, debuting in 2017, is a TV series starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, and Shailene Woodley as they star as three mothers of first graders with troubled emotional lives who get embroiled in a murder investigation. Witherspoon will be reprising the role of Madeline Martha Mackenzie and the show will be back on air in 2019.


4. Pale Blue Dot (TBA)

‘Pale Blue Dot’ is supposed to be directed by Noah Hawley and stars Natalie Portman, Jon Hamm, Zazie Beetz and Dan Stevens. While Witherspoon has been credited as the producer, her exact participation in the production as an actor isn’t clear yet.


3. Legally Blonde 3 (2020)

Announced somewhere in June 2018, ‘Legally Blonde 3’, as the title suggests, is the third installment of the comedy series and Witherspoon is supposed to reprise the role of the protagonist, Elle Woods. The film is scheduled to release on the 14th of February in 2020.


2. Tinker Bell (TBA)

Announced in May 2017, ‘Tinker Bell’ is supposed to be the live-action of Tinker Bell, the tinker fairy of Disney. As per sources, the film is supposed to star Witherspoon as the titular character. The release date hasn’t been announced yet.


1. Truly Madly Guilty (TBA)

Announced in May of 2017, ‘Truly Madly Guilty’ is an adaptation of Liane Moriarty’s novel of the same name which is about three married couples who in Australia, attend a backyard barbecue that goes horribly wrong. Reese Witherspoon and her Pacific Standard production company are reteaming with Nicole Kidman and her company Blossom Films for film’s production.

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