Jim Toth

@Husband of Reese Witherspoon, Family and Childhood

Jim Toth is the husband of American actress Reese Witherspoon


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Personal Details

  • Birthday: 1970
  • Nationality: American
  • Famous: Husband of Reese Witherspoon, Miscellaneous, Family Members
  • City/State: Pennsylvania
  • Spouses: Reese Witherspoon
  • Known as: James Joseph Toth
  • Childrens: Tennessee James Toth

Jim Toth born at

Aliquippa, Pennsylvania

Birth Place

James 'Jim' Joseph Toth was born in 1970 in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania. His grandfather was an immigrant from Hungary who found work at Crucible Steel in Midland, Pennsylvania, and also served in the army. His father, Jimmy Joe Toth, had a blue-collar job in a small steel town in rural Pennsylvania. He graduated with a degree in political science from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California. He is very athletic and loves to run and participate in sports.

Childhood & Early Life

Jim Toth began his career working in the mailroom of Creative Artists Agency. With hard work and determination, he climbed up the ladder to become a talent agent, working with several Hollywood A-listers. In September 2010, he was promoted to his current position as one of the two heads of motion picture talent at the organization. While he had close relationships with many of his company's clients, he actually met Witherspoon, also one of their clients, in a bar. Despite their attempts to keep a low profile, media outlets extensively covered their whirlwind love affair, engagement within a few months of dating, and subsequent marriage.

Rise to Stardom

Interestingly, Jim Toth met Reese Witherspoon first met in a bar in March 2010 and they began talking after he had come to apologize to her for the behavior of a friend who was hitting on her. As the two began dating soon after, according to his friends, Toth, who was known as a ladies' man, went through a transformation process. Genuinely in love with her, he treated her "like gold" and was willing to "do anything for her."

Relationship with Reese Witherspoon

Reese had already divorced from her first husband, actor, producer and director Ryan Phillippe, with whom she had two children, Ava and Deacon Phillippe. She had also recently ended her relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal before she and Toth started seeing each other.

Relationship with Reese Witherspoon

On December 28, 2010, Jim Toth proposed to Reese with a $250,000 four-karat diamond ring. He shared good relationship with her children from first marriage, Ava and Deacon, who were eleven and seven respectively at the time of their engagement. He is said to be close to Deacon, and the two often watch football matches together. The couple eventually got married on March 26, 2011 in Ojai, California. The star-studded ceremony was attended by guests like Alyssa Milano, Tobey Maguire, Isla Fisher, Salma Hayek and Renée Zellweger. His wife said in an interview that their relationship grew stronger as he understood the demands of her acting career, while she understands that he is not a celebrity. Later on September 27, 2012, the couple became proud parents of their first child, a boy named Tennessee James Toth.

Relationship with Reese Witherspoon