The ‘Legally Blonde’ alum Reese Witherspoon shared a cute post on her verified Instagram account in honor of her son, Deacon Reese Phillippe turning 17.
The mother of three uploaded a photo of Phillippe and added a sweet tribute that reads:
“Happy Birthday to my wonderful son @deaconphillippe! 💫 My bright light / hardworking / fun-loving / music making / deeply kind son, who always finds the good in everyone and everything.”
Then the 44-year-old actor, who recently lost her beloved dog, continued her message by praising her eldest son:
“What a pleasure to watch you grow into an amazing young man who is always curious and endlessly creative. Can’t wait to celebrate! I love you so much 🥰🎈”
Alongside the mentioned post, Witherspoon also shared a recent photo of Phillippe through her Instagram Stories, with the following message:
“Can’t believe he is 17!”
As for father, Ryan Phillippe uploaded a birthday message for his son, alongside a snap of the 17-year-old standing by a sunset:
“Happy birthday to my extraordinary son🌞
Apart from the tribute, Ryan Phillippe also brought a birthday cake to his son, as can be seen in the video he posted through his verified Instagram account. Once the video spread, multiple news outlets wrote that the ex-couple, who had divorced in 2006, came together for their son.
See below to view Witherspoon’s mentioned Instagram post.