Matthew McConaughey revealed that one of his “early crushes” was on Reese Witherspoon.
McConaughey admitted his admiration for Witherspoon as the two engaged in a quick Q&A on Thursday’s episode of “The Ellen Show.” McConaughey and Witherspoon promoted their movie “Sing 2.”
“I had some admiration for the young lady sitting to my left,” McConaughey said.
“[Reese] She was one of my first fans, and if you watch the movie, you’ll see! [It’s] It’s inevitable, what’s not to like? McConaughey admitted, referring to Witherspoon’s performance in the 1991 film, The Man in the Moon. That’s right, it’s a true story.”
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However, Witherspoon admitted that her first crush was Val Kilmer as Jim Morrison in The Doors.
Witherspoon shared the moment McConaughey stole her heart.
“I’ve known Matthew for a long time, but the day he stole my heart and everyone’s heart, basically, in my personal life, was when he danced with every woman over 65 at my wedding,” she said. . “Here’s this guy. I mean, my mom might have died. She might have died. She was like, ‘Oh my God.'”
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McConaughey and Witherspoon have worked together on films in the past, but they have not simultaneously appeared on screen together.
“I think people want to see us together in a real movie,” Witherspoon said.
With this comment, the audience in the studio cheered.
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“It would be fun to do that when we are in the same frame. I mean [in] “Mud, I was across the street at the end of the movie and we were never able to see each other,” McConaughey added. [‘Sing 2’]We are on different booths wherever we are in the world.”