Reese Witherspoon posted a post on her instagram to congratulate John WitherSpoon her older brother on his 49th birthday. The 45-year-old actress posted a photo of the two sitting with a birthday cake on the table.

Reese witherspoon posted the post with the caption and message saying

“Happy birthday to the best big brother a girl could ask for. It is always there for me and my children. He was always my biggest support from day one. I love you, brother John! ”

The Relationship between Reese and John has always been Close. Reese Witherspoon expalained in an interview with Vanity Fair about the relationship that the two have had a close bond since childhood.

She recalled: “We have that inexplicable bond since childhood… It is interesting because we are so different, but we manage to love and care for each other with a ferocity that defies words. I call him brother. He calls me sister. Things of very southern brothers, “said the actress.

Not much is known about his brother, but according to the New York Post, he was arrested in 2002 for aggravated robbery and sexual assault. He pleaded guilty and received two years of probation.