Reese Witherspoon got touched up by two makeup artists on Monday to make her face look weathered on the set of Wild in Portland. Reese plays Cheryl Strayed, the real-life woman who wrote about her 34-day solo hike in the Pacific Northwest in her memoir, Wild. Show More Summary
Call it the Eat, Pray, Love effect for the nature lover. Cheryl Strayed fans are hiking the Pacific Crest Trail after being inspired by Wild. Strayed says she’s received more than 1,000 emails from people ready to lace up their hiking boots, but a trail information specialist says he’s only seen six women make the […]
Bestselling writer Cheryl Strayed told her friends on Facebook Wednesday night that she can’t understand what motivates the most vituperative critics of her books. “I pity them,” she writes. “I marvel at the ugliness it takes to gather one’s forces in the direction of what one loathes rather than loves — to go out of one’s […]
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Reese Witherspoon had nothing short of a "wild" weekend. Reese released new pictures on the set of her big-screen adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's bestselling memoir, Wild. Plus, you won't believe which former costars she ran into.
Cheryl Strayed, the author of "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail," is getting a kick out of a new photo which shows actress Reese Witherspoon portraying the best-selling author.Witherspoon posted a photo on her Whosay page a few days ago with the caption, "Here's the first pic of me as Cheryl Strayed in WILD. Show More Summary
Here's first pic of me as Cheryl Strayed in WILD. So excited to play @cherylstrayed in a movie! http://t.co/t00BFeR5nX— Reese Witherspoon (@RWitherspoon) October 18, 2013 With his upcoming drama Dallas Buyers Club having debuted to rave...Show More Summary
Here’s your first look at Reese Witherspoon on the set of her new movie, Wild. The actress shared the image [...]
Check out the rugged and beautiful Oregon landscape as shooting continues on this upcoming drama. The actress plays novelist Cheryl Strayed. [...]
Production on Fox Searchlight Pictures' Wild began last week and Reese Witherspoon has now shared the first photo of herself on the Oregon set as Cheryl Strayed. The movie is directed by Jean-Marc Vallée and based on Strayed's New York Times #1 best-seller. Show More Summary
We are so, so, soooo excited that author, advice giver, general badass, and The Frisky staff’s literary life coach (Tiny Beautiful Things is pretty much our bible around here) Cheryl Strayed‘s memoir, Wild, is being adapted into a movie. Earlier today, the film’s producer and star, Reese Witherspoon, posted this photo of herself decked out in [...]
Reese Witherspoon is currently filming her starring role in the adaptation of Cheryl Strayed's mega-popular adventure memoir, "Wild," and on Friday the actress tweeted the first photo of herself from the set. Here's first pic of me as Cheryl Strayed in WILD. Show More Summary
Deadline reports that Laura Dern has been cast to play Reese Witherspoon's mother in Wild. The Nick Hornby-written adaptation of Cheryl Strayed’s popular 2012 memoir focuses on a young woman (Witherspoon) who walks the 1,000-mile Pacific Crest Trail alone as a way to come to terms with a broken marriage, her... More »
We’re huge fans of Portland author Cheryl Strayed, best known for her bestselling memoir Wild, so we were intrigued to… Read More
More and more women are inventing post-divorce surnames for themselves. One of these women is writer Cheryl Strayed. more
NPR caught up with Wild author Cheryl Strayed to talk about a stranger who had a particularly personal connection with the writer’s book. As it turns out, she was Strayed’s half-sister. (Bonus: we interviewed Strayed for our site last...Show More Summary
A lot of women feel a connection to Cheryl Strayed, but one reader’s connection was personal. Strayed’s lost half-sister found her when she just happened to check out Wild because she liked travel narratives. “She didn’t know anything...Show More Summary
What many of us end up with after checking a book out of the library: a fine for returning it late. What one woman ended up with: a long-lost half sister. That woman isn’t named by NPR, who spoke to author Cheryl Strayed. Wild is a memoir of her 1995 1,100-mile West Coast hike with the now-extra appropriate [...]
Sixty-two per cent of British people have lied about reading classic novels, according to a new study. Cheryl Strayed tells NPR about how her long-lost half-sister found her by reading Strayed’s memoir, “Wild.” “I don’t know the literary...Show More Summary
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