Reese Witherspoon Oscars 2013: What's Going On?

Will someone clue me in? What's going on? Why does the camera keep panning to Reese Witherspoon. As far as I know the woman is not nominated. Sure she looks lovely but a lot of people look pretty lovely. 

If someone can clue me in as to why she's the woman du jour I will say a big thank you. 

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Elena Sheppard

Elena is the Arts & Entertainment Editor at Mic. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Salon, Time Out New York, The New York Times Upfront, ABC News, and various travel publications. She is also a Princeton alum, a former Thailand resident, and a Brooklyn native.

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