Scandal's Kerry Washington also started her own production company in 2016. Named after her mother's street that she grew up on, Simpson Street Productions has produced films like Confirmation and A Perfect Mother.
Reese Witherspoon is a huge proponent of putting women in the spotlight. The actress founded her first company, Pacific Standard, with the intent of focusing on female-led stories. She has since launched its sister company, Hello Sunshine. With strong female-led productions like Gone Girl and Big Little Lies, Reese is off to a great start!