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Reese Witherspoon Will Play Tinker Bell in Disney's Live-Action Fairytale

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It's the role Reese Witherspoon has been waiting to play, and the role we've been waiting for her to play. In an obvious casting move, Disney has called upon Reese Witherspoon to play Tinker Bell for its live-action film about the wand-waving fairy, Tink. Most of the details are still under wraps, but according to The Hollywood Reporter, the tale will be framed as "the story you don't know," about Peter Pan's energetic friend.