Reese Witherspoon's Latest Selfie With Daughter Ava Phillippe Proves They Must Be Twins

While enjoying a tropical summer vacation, Reese Witherspoon and her look-alike daughter Ava Phillippe reminded fans that beauty runs deep in this family.

By Mike Vulpo Jul 22, 2021 7:26 PMTags
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We've said it before and we'll say it again: There's something wild about this mother-daughter duo!

If you follow Reese Witherspoon on social media, chances are you are well aware that the actress loves to share glimpses into her family life. This week, the Oscar winner provided a memory of her most recent vacation with daughter Ava Phillippe. "My girl," Reese captioned the photo with a heart emoji. "Also: Should I get bangs?"

While the tropical location looks lovely and we'd love to answer her question (yes please!), fans seem more focused on pointing out how beautiful both ladies look. 

"Yes! Get bangs! Also you look like sisters," Zooey Descanel wrote in the comments section. 8 Simple Rules star Amy Davidson simply added, "Twins!"

If you ask Reese, there are so many reasons why she's impressed with her 21-year-old daughter. And no, they have nothing to do with her appearance. "Her kindness, her compassion, and her huge heart never cease to amaze me," she previously wrote on Instagram. "Ava, there aren't enough words to describe how proud I am of everything you've already accomplished…I love you so much."

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Over the years, the pair has been by each other's sides for major events both at home and in Hollywood. Along the way, they've left fans shook at how similar they look. If you're not convinced, keep scrolling for more mother-daughter moments.

Summer Vibes

While enjoying a family summer vacation, Reese Witherspoon and Ava Phillippe posed for a selfie and proved just how beautiful their bond is. 

Sleigh Bells Ring

The Big Little Lies star joked she "had to beg" Ava to rock matching Draper James holiday sweaters. 

Bundled Up

Reese and her mini-me daughter served some fresh winter fashion in January of this year in puffer coats.

High Altitude

The two ski bunnies snapped this cute selfie together before hitting the slopes.

Back in Black

The two looked like mirror images of one another in black dresses and a red lip in a post on Reese's Instagram in December of last year.

Lunch Date

"Lunch with my girl," Reese captioned this cute candid of the two enjoying delicious-looking salads.

Big Little Cuties

Talk about seeing double! The duo hits the red carpet for season two of Reese's show, Big Little Lies, in May 2019.

Birthday Wishes

The duo celebrates Reese's 43rd birthday! Ava takes to Instagram to send a sweet message to her momma, saying, "You are such a generous, conscientious, and passionately kind person, and I am so blessed to bear witness to your light and love each and every day!"


In October 2018, Reese and her daughter stepped out at a gala in sexy little black dresses and they were totally twinning.

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Clearly, Phillippe inherited her mom's killer, blonde locks and power stance.

Smiling Style

Witherspoon enlisted her daughter for Draper James' spring collection in 2018 and if her goal was to make us do a double take it definitely worked.

Christmas Cuties

As the duo celebrated Christmas in 2017 they looked cheerful in red.

Blondes in Black

We know it's hard, but if you look closely these two look related. Oh wait, that's not right...they look like identical twins!

Little Black Heels

In October 2017, the pair posed for photos in similar, but different ensembles. Notice the wavy locks, peep-toed heels and signature natural makeup looks both ladies rocked.

Red Carpet Ready

If it weren't for the Oscar winner's red lipstick, it would be quite the challenge telling these two apart.

Smirking Sisters

It's clear Phillippe inherited her mama's signature grin. 

Flower Power

Another day, another sweet mother-daughter snap of the actress and her lookalike daughter.

Doing a Double Take

Yup, some genetic wizardy was definitely involved here. 

All in the Family

There's no question these two are related, but Phillippe also looks a lot like her dad, Ryan Phillippe, here.

Posing on Point

This mother-daughter duo resemble each other down to their shoe choice. 

Mirror Images

Even their side profiles match!

Bronzed Beauties

Makeup free and fabulous is something both of these ladies are on a regular basis.

Girls' Night

In October 2015, Witherspoon and Phillippe had a fun girls' night and proved once again that they are birds of a feather.

Pastel Pals

Everything about this Mother's Day post makes us happy.

Ride or Die

If you've ever wanted to see Witherspoon with blue locks then look no further!

Mamma & Me

Is it just us, or are we looking at two baby Reeses here?

Mommy's Girl

From their piercing blue eyes to their platinum blonde locks, it was clear from day one that Phillippe was her mom's mini me.

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