Who is Jim Toth?
James Joseph ‘Jim’ Toth was born in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania USA, in 1970 – he hasn’t disclosed his exact date of birth, but his zodiac sign is said to be Sagittarius, and he holds American nationality. He’s a talent agent, but who’s probably known best for being the husband of Reese Witherspoon, a famous American actress, film producer and businesswoman.
Early life and education
Jim was raised in Aliquippa by his father Jimmy Joe Toth – who died after a long fight against cancer – and his mother who’s a housewife. Jim hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, and is thus believed to be an only child.
He attended a local high school at which he was mostly focused on playing football for the school’s team, but his skills weren’t good enough for a scholarship.
Saturday dates with #ReeseWitherspoon & her husband Jim Toth! These adorable two just celebrated their 10-year wedding anniversary this week! 💕
Jim was also interested in acting, and appeared in a couple of plays performed at the school; upon matriculating in 1988, he enrolled at Loyola Marymount University, from which he obtained his Bachelor’s degree in political science and government in 1992.
In 1995, Jim joined Creative Artists Agency as a senior talent agent, and held the job until April 2019 counting 23 years and six months. From April 2019 to October 2020, he worked as head of content acquisitions and talent at Quibi, and from July 2013 to January 2021, Jim was on the board of directors of Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA).
He founded Draper James in December 2013 and has since been working at the company, while since January 2014, Jim’s been on the board of trustees of the Just Keep Livin Foundation. He’s has been on the board of trustees of Providence St Johns Medical Center Foundation since March 2016, while the same month saw him found the company Hello Sunshine. Since March 2019, he has been on the board of trustees of Loyola Marymount University, and in January 2021, he became an advisory board member of Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Board of Overseers.
Love life and marriage with Reese Witherspoon
It was reported in February 2010 that Jim was in a relationship with Reese Witherspoon, but the two didn’t confirm the rumors until December of the same year, when actually they announced their engagement.
They exchanged vows in front of their wide circle of friends and family members on 26 March 2011, at Witherspoon’s former country estate Libbey Ranch in Ojai, California, which she sold not long after the ceremony. On 27 September 2012, she gave birth to their son Tennessee James Toth, and the family of three seems to be leading a happy life together as of April 2021.
In 2013, Reese was charged with disorderly conduct after Jim was stopped by a police officer under the suspicion of driving while intoxicated. She was only ordered to pay court costs.
Jim hasn’t spoken of any other women whom he had perhaps dated before meeting Reese, while it’s known that she was married to the American actor Matthew Ryan Phillippe from 5 June 1999 to 2007, and was also once in a relationship with the famous American actor Jake Gyllenhaal. Jim and Reece welcomed their daughter Ava Elizabeth Phillippe on 9 September 1999, and on 23 October 2003, Reese gave birth to their son Deacon Reese Phillippe.
Hobbies and other interests
Jim was physically quite active in his 20s and 30s, as he had several training sessions at the gym each week and occasionally played basketball with his friends.
Nowadays he only plays golf, and no longer goes to the gym.
He’s keen on travelling, and has been all around the USA while he has also been to various European and Asian countries for both work and pleasure; Jim’s two dream travel destinations are Athens in Greece and Paris in France.
He’s a dog-lover, and has two pet dogs.
Jim enjoys watching movies late at night – his favorite actor and actress are Jim Carrey and Amanda Seyfried, while a couple of his favorite movies include “Bruce Almighty”, “Liar Liar” and “Yes Man”.
Age, height and net worth
Jim’s age is 50. He has short brown hair and brown eyes, his height is 6ft 1ins (1.85m) and he weighs around 180lbs (82kgs).
As of April 2021, his net worth has been estimated at over $4 million, while Reese’s net worth is reputedly at over $200 million.
Who is Reese Witherspoon?
Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon was born in New Orleans, Louisiana USA, on 22 March 1976 – her zodiac sign is Aries and she holds American nationality. She’s been credited with appearing in over 60 movies and TV series, and producing more than 25, while she’s won 55 awards including a 2006 Oscar for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for the biographical musical movie “Walk the Line”; she has been nominated for 115 other awards.
Reese was raised in New Orleans alongside her brother John D. by their father John Draper Witherspoon who’s a retired otolaryngologist, and their mother Mary Elizabeth ‘Betty’ Witherspoon who holds two college degrees and a PhD in pediatric nursing. Reese’s parents split in 1996, but are still legally married.
She was seven years old when she appeared in a TV commercial, and then began practicing acting. She studied at Harding Academy, at which she was amongst the best students, and loved reading books. Reese then moved on to Harpeth Hall School at which she was a cheerleader and upon matriculating in 1994, she enrolled at Stanford University, but from which she dropped out to pursue an acting career.
In 1991, Reese was cast to play the lead character Dani Trant in the coming of age drama movie “The Man in the Moon” while a couple of her following notable performances were in the 1998 romantic movie “Overnight Delivery”, the 2000 neo-noir black comedy movie “American Psycho”, and the 2001 comedy “Legally Blonde” which made her a Hollywood star.
She was then invited to voice Greta Wolfcastle in the episode “The Bart Wants What It Wants” of the animated comedy series “The Simpsons”, and in 2002, she starred in the romantic comedy movie “Sweet Home Alabama”. The year 2004 saw her play the lead character in the critically acclaimed historical movie “Vanity Fair”, while a couple of her following lead roles in movies were in the 2004 romantic comedy “Just Like Heaven”, the 2006 romantic fantasy comedy “Penelope” and the 2014 crime movie “Inherent Vice”.
Most recently, in 2020 she produced, and played the lead character in the drama mini-series “Little Fires Everywhere”.
She’s a philanthropist who has donated money to various charity organizations, such as Save the Children and Children’s Defense Fund.
Reese’s also an author, having published her book “Whiskey in a Teacup” in September 2018.