Reese Witherspoon Breaks Silence on Pregnancy: I Feel "Very Round"

Celebrity Moms Jun. 24, 2012 AT 7:49PM
Reese Witherspoon attends An Evening with Reese Witherspoon in Chicago on June 23, 2012. Reese Witherspoon attends An Evening with Reese Witherspoon in Chicago on June 23, 2012. Credit: Michael Hickey/WireImage

Reese Witherspoon hasn't said much since Us Weekly broke the news of her pregnancy in March -- until now.

During An Evening With Reese Witherspoon, hosted by the Gene Siskel Film Center at The Ritz-Carlton in Chicago June 23, the star admitted that "frankly, I'm feeling very round tonight." (Witherspoon wore a cap sleeve Vanessa Bruno dress.)

PHOTOS: Reese Witherspoon's body evolution

When a Chicago Sun Times reporter suggested she should avoid foods like the city's famed deep-dish pizza, Witherspoon, 36, laughed and said: "Maybe, but it's not easy. I'm always feeling like I'd like to eat everything in sight!"

PHOTOS: Reese Witherspoon's best hairstyles ever

The This Means War actress -- who will welcome her first child with husband Jim Toth, 41, this fall -- said she's "very excited" about becoming a mother for the third time. (Witherspoon shares custody of daughter Ava, 12, and son Deacon, 8, with ex-husband Ryan Phillippe, 37.)

PHOTOS: Reese Witherspoon's life as a newlywed

Witherspoon is currently shooting Devil's Knot in Atlanta with Colin Firth, 51. "It's about a crime that occurred in 1993,” she told The Chicago Sun Times. "It happened in Arkansas, and it's what I'd say is a very American story."

"And, after I finish that, I'm going to take a little time off -- and go have a baby!"

How we use your email
X

We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Us Weekly and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

comments powered by Disqus