40 TV and Movie Characters Who Were The Quintessential IT Girls
Elle Woods (Legally Blonde)
Reese Witherspoon has carved an entire career out of playing IT girls, and Elle Woods is the pinnacle of that career. As Elle, a law student who appears to be a dumb blonde, Reese is able to complicate that stereotype while maintaining her femininity.
Legally Blonde is a movie designed to stick up for IT girls everywhere. Elle Woods is able to prove herself to everyone at Harvard Law School who judges her. She’s as smart as they are, and she earned her place just like they did. She can be popular, pretty, feminine, and intelligent. There’s no reason she can’t have it all.