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July 18, 2020

Reese Witherspoon Celebrates Teenage Son Deacon's First Single with Funny TikTok Dance

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Reese Witherspoon is not only proud of herself for the recognitions she receives as a great actress; she is also proud to be the mother of her son Deacon Phillippe.

Recently, Witherspoon's 16-year-old son released his first single titled "Long Run." And the "Legally Blonde" actress celebrated her son's new achievement with a TikTok dance.

In a funny video she recently shared on Instagram, Witherspoon can be seen sitting next to Deacon as he plays the song on his mobile phone.

Reese Witherspoon at the Grauman's Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles, USA on February 8, 2012. | Photo: Getty Images

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"YOU GOTTA DANCE"

The actress' face showed great happiness as she listened to "Long Run." She could no longer control herself, so she stood up and danced. Witherspoon even imitated the trendy dance steps on TikTok.

"Decon, I should make up a TikTok dance to the song," she quips, as her son shakes his head and says, "Mom, no." Along with the adorable video, Witherspoon wrote:

"When your kid has his first single... you gotta dance!"

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A VIRAL VIDEO

Needless to say, a lot of fans enjoyed the actress' video. In fact, it received so many likes and comments. It has also been watched more than eight million times.

Deacon released the song, "Long Run," featuring Nina Nesbitt on July 7, as reported by PEOPLE. After the track dropped, his proud mom immediately took to social media to share the great news.

Deacon is the son of Witherspoon from her first marriage to actor Ryan Phillippe.

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A SUMMER ANTHEM

In her post, Witherspoon called the song "New Song of the Summer!" The actress described it as a "perfect summer bop with a sick beat and dope drops."

Deacon is the son of Witherspoon from her first marriage to actor Ryan Phillippe. The former couple separated in 2006. They have another child, daughter Ava Phillippe, who is older than Deacon.

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Witherspoon is now happy with her second husband, Jim Toth, a talent agent. The actress met him in 2010 at a friend's party, as reported by Good Housekeeping.

They immediately fell in love with one other, and by the end of 2010, Toth proposed to her. They exchanged their wedding vows in March 2011 in an intimate ceremony in Ojai, California.

In September 2012, the couple welcomed their first child together - son Tennessee James Toth. Witherspoon admitted in an interview that "having a baby at 37 was so much harder." Still, according to her, she wouldn't have had it any other way.

Motherhood, as reported by TODAY, made the actress grow up quickly. She said that your entire life will change when you are a mother.

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