may take director's chair soon. The "" actress teased the next step in her career as she attended Variety's Power of Women gala on Friday, October 10. Without spilling much detail, the "Legally Blonde" star told E! News, "I've actually been thinking about it. I'm actually working on a project right now."
Witherspoon recently served as a producer for 's "". She also produced and starred in "Wild". Based on Cheryl Strayed's memoir "Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail", the movie tells the story of a woman who starts a solo long-distance hiking following some tragedies in her life.