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So I just couldn’t figure out how I would do it.”But her resolve was cemented when director Philippe Falardeau called and told her: “This movie isn’t about you.I want to be really clear about that.”Such sentiments are rarely music to an actor’s ears but for Witherspoon, 38, it was exactly what she wanted to hear.“Consciousness, awareness, hopefully a feeling of wanting to give back. Kids nowadays, we give them all these technologies and access to things that disconnect them, so as much as you can show them of the world is great.“She’s a wonderful socially conscious girl but even a kid that reads a million books about a situation, you don’t understand it until you see it for yourself.”Their mother-and-daughter experience was profound.I think travel is the antidote to any kind of selfish behaviour. “She didn’t say a word the whole day and didn’t even talk about it until a couple of days later,” says Witherspoon.He talked about his notorious February 2009 appearance on the Letterman show in which he gave almost monosyllabic responses to the chat show host's questions wearing dark glasses, a thick beard and carrying more than a few extra pounds.'David Letterman was not in on the joke,' Joaquin revealed.'My agents, my publicist, they were all in on it, of course.The couple wed in 2011, and are now parents to two-year-old son Tennessee.
Critically acclaimed performances followed in films as diverse as the previous night, she acknowledges she lost her path.“I think for a few years I was a little bit lost as an artist, not being able to find what I wanted to do and making choices that I wasn’t ultimately very happy with and what started this whole string of things that I was doing personally was just getting back to wanting to play interesting, dynamic female characters,” she says. Together with her producing partner Bruna Papandrea, she is currently enjoying remarkable success, co-producing David Fincher’s box-office juggernaut , bringing best-selling author Cheryl Strayed’s memoir of her 1,100-mile solo hike to the big screen.Their eight-year marriage ended in divorce in 2007.She found love again with powerful talent agent Jim Toth.My character is just as emotionally distraught, just as lost, and just as without family as they are, and I thought that was a beautiful opportunity to talk about how family is where you find it,” says the actress, who admits the character’s drab wardrobe also helped conceal some post-baby bulge.A conscientious parent in her own life, cognisant of the changing notion of family in today’s society, she adds: “I think it’s also a great message for families; I think it’s great to take your kids to this movie, it brings up a lot of dinner-table conversations that we should all be having.”She was just 23 years old when she had the first of two children with actor Ryan Phillippe.