Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington Decide to Ring in 2021 Early During the Emmys
By Paige Gawley
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Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington are ringing in the new year a few months early. During the 2020 Emmy Awards on Sunday, host Jimmy Kimmel virtually took viewers to Witherspoon's lawn, where she was hosting a socially-distanced viewing party in support of her many nominated projects, which included Little Fires Everywhere, Big Little Lies and The Morning Show.
In addition to their stunning dresses, Witherspoon and Washington donned New Year's paraphernalia including hats and 2021 glasses.
"We're having a New Year's Eve party," Washington, 43, told Kimmel after he questioned their accessory choices.
"'Cause we're ready for this year to be over," Witherspoon, 44, added.
"You can do that?" Kimmel asked. "You can just end the year?"
"Yeah, of course," Witherspoon replied. "I mean, we're Emmy-nominated television producers.