Gwyneth Paltrow is a talented actress, food journalist, and occasional singer. She is best known for her early work in films like Emma, A Perfect Murder, Seven and Sliding Doors. However, she received international recognition for her role in Shakespeare In Love. In this film, she played the fictitious Viola de Lesseps, the daughter of a wealthy merchant who has an affair with William Shakespeare. Her role in the film was critically acclaimed and earned her the coveted Academy Award for Best Actress and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress.
Since then, Gwyneth has built a truly remarkable career, starring in several critically acclaimed films including Proof, The Royal Tenenbaums, The Talented Mr. Ripley, and Shallow Hal.
She also appeared in FOX’s television hit Glee as Holly Holliday – a substitute teacher at the fictional William McKinley High School. Her appearance on the show was well received and earned her the Primetime Emmy Award for outstanding guest actress in a comedy series.
The actress is also known for her role as Pepper Potts in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Her role, Pepper, began as Tony Stark’s personal assistant to Robert Downey Jr. and eventually developed into his girlfriend and later his fiancée. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, she starred in Iron Man, Iron Man 2, Iron Man 3, The Avengers, Avengers: Infinity War, and Spider-Man: Homecoming. She will appear in the next installment of the Avengers franchise, the currently untitled Avengers 4.
Gwyneth’s work goes beyond acting and singing; since 2005 she has been the face of Estée Lauder’s Pleasures fragrance. She was also the face of Coach, an American fashion brand.
She is also the author of two cookbooks and owner of Goop, a lifestyle company.
Biography & Age
Gwyneth Kate Paltrow was born on 27 September 1972 in Los Angeles. Her father is Bruce Paltrow, a Hollywood director, and producer. Her mother is the award-winning actress Blythe Danner, who appeared primarily in the films Meet the Parents, I’ll See You in My Dreams, Mr. and Mrs. Bridge, The Great Santini, The Prince of Tides and Husbands and Wives in 1776.
Gwyneth Paltrow grew up in Santa Monica with her parents and her younger brother Jake, who was a screenwriter and director. Her godfather is the legendary Hollywood director Steven Spielberg.
The actress’s mother is Christian, while her father was Jewish, so the family celebrated Christian and Jewish holidays when she grew up. Her father’s family emigrated from Poland and Belarus, while her mother is of German and English descent.
She attended the Crossroads School in Santa Monica, which several celebrities attended while she was growing up. Later she transferred to the Spence School in New York City.
She attended the University of California in Santa Barbara, where she studied anthropology. But after a short time, she broke off her studies to dedicate to acting.
Gwyneth Paltrow’s Net Worth
As one of Hollywood’s most successful women, it is no surprise that Gwyneth Paltrow has net assets of 140 million dollars.
This sum is the sum of her years as one of the most famous actresses in the world, her endorsements, her role in the world’s largest film universe, and her highly successful lifestyle company.
Family – Husband & Kids
Gwyneth Paltrow first met Christ Martin (lead singer of Coldplay) in October 2002, three weeks after her father’s death. They were married the following year, December 5, 2003, at a hotel in Southern California.
The actress gave birth to the couple’s first daughter, Apple, in 2004. She later gave birth to her son Moses in 2006. The couple had only two children together before their divorce.
In 2014, Chris and Gwyneth announced that they had decided to separate after ten years of marriage. In 2015 she filed for divorce and in 2016 the divorce was finalized.
In 2014, after separating from her husband, she began dating Glee producer Brad Falchuk, whom she met on the show’s set. The couple announced their engagement in 2018.
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Gwyneth Paltrow is known for being one of the best characters in Hollywood. Her tall and slender body was definitely the envy of other entertainers. Her height is stated as 5 ft 9, while her weight is stated as 60 kg (132 lbs). Her body measurements are 34-25-35 inches, her bra size is 32B, her dress size is 4 (USA) or 34 (EU) and her shoe/foot size is indicated as 11 (USA) or 41.5 (EU).
It is no secret that Gwyneth is passionate about preserving her figure. She currently follows a strict diet, avoiding processed foods, and does cardiovascular exercises at least four times a week to stay slim.