Best friends are there for you through thick and thin — arrests included!At the E! Upfront in NYC on April 22, Chelsea Handler spoke out about her close friend Reese Witherspoon’s recent arrest.
NEWS: Reese Witherspoon Cancels Talk Show Appearances for Mud Following Arrest“She’s doing fine. She’s doing fine, you know?” the Chelsea Lately host — who co-starred with Reese in 2012's This Means War — told Entertainment Tonight. "She was just trying to protect her husband. I mean everybody makes mistakes, so it's not a big deal.Reese, 37, and hubby Jim Toth, 42, found themselves in a bit of hot water on Friday when they were pulled over in Atlanta. After the officer arrested Jim for a DUI, Reese got into a verbal altercation with the cop, resulting in her arrest for disorderly conduct. She has since apologized for the incident, saying, "I clearly had one drink too many and I am deeply embarrassed about the things I said."
PHOTO: Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth Make First Public Appearance Post-ArrestTwo days after being briefly jailed, the pair made their first public appearance in NYC for the premiere of her movie Mud.As for Chelsea, 38, she knows a thing or two about having a run in with the law. After being arrested for a DUI, a then 21-year-old Chelsea was forced to tell her story to a class of other offenders. Fortunately, the tale made her fellow classmates laugh which inspired her to become a stand-up comedian.WEIGH IN! Are You Shocked By Reese's Arrest?
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