Reese shaken by the article
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A muffled Time magazine article that called Reese Witherspoon a “domestic diva” left the actress in tears.
The Legally Blonde star appeared as a caricature of herself, alongside Jessica Alba, Gwyneth Paltrow and Blake Lively, in the 2015 article, which poked fun at the quartet’s entrepreneurial efforts as queens of style. life.
“I had started a clothing business, Gwyneth was really growing Goop, Blake Lively had a business, Jessica Alba had a business and they did a caricature of all of us,” the Oscar-winning actor told the We Are Supported By podcast. …
“We were in ball gowns and they put our heads on us, and Jessica was holding an iron and I was holding a vacuum cleaner. It was all so shocking that I burst into tears.
“I’m not even talking about 10 years ago. I’m talking about 2015 when we decided, “OK, we’re going to be entrepreneurial, turn a corner, invest our own money, our own time, our own reputation and try to do something that George Clooney did, Robert De Niro did” … – and get taunted for it. This message to little girls is: ‘If you have been successful in one area, you cannot be successful in another’.
“There are several women who said acting was not for me: ‘I don’t want to be an actress anymore, I want to do things that are entrepreneurial and I want to have a different life for my family.”