25 Times Reese Witherspoon and Her Daughter Ava Phillippe Were Identical

Get ready for the most difficult game of who's-who.

Each time Reese Witherspoon posts a picture alongside her 18-year-old daughter, Ava Phillippe, the internet goes into a frenzy: the two are nearly identical. And just to make matters cuter, the two are also very close, so there's no shortage of footage of these look-alikes.

January 16, 2018

Pretty in pink! Phillippe attended Stella McCartney's Fall 2018 show in LA. wearing a rosy hue that reminds us of Witherspoon's Met Gala look in 2014.

December 24, 2017

The mother-daughter duo festively coordinated on Christmas Eve in a cute Instagram snap Witherspoon shared.

December 4, 2017

Witherspoon and Phillippe posed for a photo during a dinner launching the Molly R. Stern X Sarah Chloe jewelry collaboration in Los Angeles.

November 1, 2017

Phillippe and Witherspoon make yet another coordinated appearance at the Innovator awards, where Witherspoon was honored with the title of Entertainment Innovator of the Year. Phillippe also made her debut in Paris that month.

October 16, 2017

Witherspoon brought her daughter along to the ELLE 24th Annual Women in Hollywood celebration.

September 18, 2017

Together at the Emmy Awards, where Witherspoon's hit show Big Little Lies took home multiple awards.

September 2017 

Ava's dad Ryan Phillippe shared this Instagram snap in September where Phillippe (left) looks just like mom (right) at Stanford in the early 1990s.

August 29, 2017

Phillippe accompanies her mom frequently to events, but their matching side smiles seen here at the opening of Home Again are scarily similar.

July 5, 2017

Happy 4th y'all! #GoldenHour @avaphillippe ????????????

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Even when sunkissed, these two are identical.

June 6, 2017

The mother-daughter duo look perfectly preppy at an event for Draper James, Witherspoon's fashion line.

May 4, 2017


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Instagrammers couldn't stop commenting on the similarity in this photo.

April 3, 2017

#GoldenHour with the kiddos ??????

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With Ava's brothers, Deacon and Tennessee, playing in the background.

March 23, 2017

Pictured here on Witherspoon's birthday with son Deacon, fans wondered "which one is the mom?"


February 7, 2017

Phillippe supports her mom at the premiere of Witherspoon's critically acclaimed show Big Little Lies.

January 2, 2017

Me and my girl ???? #Happy2017

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Taken at the turn of the new year (2017), will these two grow to look more alike?

Ava in 2017 and Reese in the '90s

Witherspoon posted these pictures of Phillippe (left) and a throwback of herself (right) separately, but we couldn't help but notice the startling similarity in their smiles.

December 4, 2016

Each of the kids bears a resemblance to Witherspoon, though none more than Ava, looking sophisticated on the far left.

September 29, 2016

???????????????? Family in #Dallas ?? #DraperJamesDallas

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The two celebrate Witherspoon's brand, Draper James, a name that honors her grandparents.

July 8, 2016

Mother daughter time ????????????????

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We can't help but see double in this casual snap Witherspoon shared on her Instagram.

Ava in 2015 and Reese in the '90s

Seriously, how is this not the same person?! (A young Witherspoon is pictured right).

October 30, 2015

It was a family affair on the red carpet at the 29th American Cinematheque Awards.

April 30, 2015

Me and my girl????ready for #HotPursuit premiere! @avaphillippe

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Good thing for Phillippe's colored hair, now we can tell them apart.

Reese in 1991 and Ava in 2013

Witherspoon has claimed that not even her coworkers can tell the pair apart.

September 9, 2013

Witherspoon and Phillippe stepped out with little Tennessee Toth, Witherspoon's youngest son, in Los Angeles.

May 31, 2013

Even their casual style is the same shade of cozy-chic.

*This story originally appeared on Townandcountrymag.com
*Minor edits have been made by the Townandcountry.ph editors

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