‘Gladiator’ was one of his favorite movies, and he thought the actor would do a fine job.
She posed in a pink dress alongside Maya Rudolph, Benicio Del Toro, and Joaquin Phoenix.
Reese and Joaquin share the big screen once again in Paul Thomas Anderson's latest film, which comes out on Friday, after they starred together in 2005's Walk the Line.
And when Ripa started teasing him about his hairstyles in the Paul Thomas Anderson film, he beamed and asked her, "Are we engaged?
Reese Witherspoon joined her Inherent Vice costars on the red carpet at the film's LA premiere on Wednesday night.
That project helped Reese pick up multiple awards including the Golden Globe for best actress, and she might take home the honor once again since it was just announced that she's nominated for a Golden Globe for her role in Wild.