James Mangold has a big movie coming out this summer in “The Wolverine” starring Hugh Jackman. But next he’s going to reunite with one of his “Walk the Line” stars in a film called “Three Little Words” based on a memoir of the same name. Reese Witherspoon is starring as a social worker in the story that (From Comingsoon.net) follows: a young Florida girl who entered the child welfare system when she was four and establishes a relationship with a volunteer (Witherspoon) who discovers her there nine years later. Witherspoon’s character decides to try to find the girl’s biological mother and convince her to give up parental rights to allow the teen a new and better life.

Witehrspoon is also said to be starring in “Passengers” with Keanu Reeves.

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