“Reese and Jim have been trying to get pregnant. Reese is right now around 12 weeks (pregnant), but is not planning to announce it,” usmagazine.com quoted a friend as saying.
The actress already has two children, Ava, 12, and Deacon, 8, from her first husband, actor Ryan Phillippe.
Witherspoon married CAA agent Toth, 41, in March 2011 after dating him for just over a year. Friends say that the couple is thrilled about the child and that they have started sharing the news with close friends.
A source said: “The timing is right. She’s so happy!”