American actress and film producer Reese Witherspoon gave birth to a baby boy on September 27, 2012, which is the first child for the “Walk the Line” actress and husband Jim Toth. A representative of the actress stated that Reese has named her baby boy Tennessee James.
Witherspoon was previously married to actor Ryan Phillippe and has two children, daughter Ava who is 12 years old and son Deacon who is 9 years old from their relationship. The actress and Phillippe had separated in the year 2007.
Meredith O’Sullivan Wasson, the representative of the actress in a statement said, “Reese Witherspoon and husband Jim Toth welcomed Tennessee James into their family today. Both mom and baby are healthy and the entire family is thrilled”. The actress and talent agent Toth got hitched in Ojai in California in the month of March last year.
The 36-year-old began dating Toth in February 2010. At that time Toth was a talent agent who was working for the Creative Artists Agency which represents the actress. The two had announced their engagement in the month of December 2010 and got married on March 26, 2011. But in the year when Witherspoon went through a divorce with Ryan, there were constant speculations that the actress was in a romantic relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal.