16. After courting Jake Gyllenhaal, Witherspoon met her present husband, CAA expertise agent Jim Toth, at a celebration in early 2010 the place he got here to her rescue. “This actually drunk man was hitting on me, making such an fool of himself, yelling at me,” she instructed Elle in 2012. “He was like, [slurring, scowling, pointing finger in her face] ‘You do not know me.’ And I used to be like, ‘Yeah, I do know. I do not know you!’ Jim came to visit and mentioned, ‘Please excuse my good friend. He is simply damaged up with somebody.’ Jim was a extremely good good friend, pulling him out of that scenario. That is simply sort of who he’s, a extremely good particular person.” They tied the knot at her ranch in Ojai, Calif., in March 2011 and welcomed their son, Tennessee in September 2012.
17. In 2013, Witherspoon and Toth have been pulled over by Atlanta PD as Toth was weaving out and in of lanes. As officers have been arresting her husband for DUI, she allegedly grew to become irate and began appearing up, supposedly asking the officers, “Have you learnt my title?” After they replied they did not have to, she allegedly responded with, “You are about to search out out who I’m.” She was arrested for disorderly conduct, later pleading no contest to obstruction.
“Out of respect for the continuing authorized scenario, I can not touch upon the whole lot that’s being reported proper now. However I do wish to say I clearly had one drink too many and I’m deeply embarrassed in regards to the issues I mentioned,” she mentioned in an announcement. “It was positively a scary scenario and I used to be frightened for my husband, however that was no excuse. I used to be disrespectful to the officer who was simply doing his job. The phrases I used that evening positively don’t mirror who I’m. I’ve nothing however respect for the police and I’m very sorry for my conduct.”