Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow

Movie Actress

Gwyneth Kate Paltrow is an American actress and businesswoman. She is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a Primetime Emmy Award. Paltrow gained notice for her early work in films such as Seven, Emma, Sliding Doors, and A Perfect Murder.

Full Name
Gwyneth Kate Paltrow
Sep 27, 1972
5′ 9″
Net Worth


Gwyneth Kate Paltrow was born on September 27, 1972 in Los Angeles, California. Her zodiac sign is Libra and her ethnicity is Ashkenazi Jewish and German. She is the daughter of Bruce Paltrow and Blythe Danner, both actors. She has a younger brother named Jake Paltrow who is also an actor. Gwyneth studied at the Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences in Santa Monica before attending Harvard University.

At age 22, Paltrow made her film debut in Steven Spielberg's 1991 adventure Hook. She gained recognition for her work when she played a young Emma Woodhouse in the 1996 adaptation of Jane Austen's novel Emma. In 1998, she won an Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Viola De Lesseps in Shakespeare in Love. She went on to star in several other successful films such as The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999), Shallow Hal (2001), and Iron Man (2008).

In addition to acting, Paltrow is also an accomplished singer-songwriter and entrepreneur. She released two albums with her former band Apple Martin and has established a lifestyle brand called Goop which sells health and wellness products as well as clothing and home goods. In 2018, she received the Prime Time Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Holly Holliday on the Fox musical comedy-drama series Glee.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1972</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Gwyneth Paltrow is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On September 27, 1972, Gwyneth Paltrow was born in Los Angeles, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1990</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Makes Film Debut</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Paltrow made her film debut in the movie "Hook".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1996</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Wins Academy Award</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Wins an Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in the movie “Shakespeare in Love”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2003</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Marries Chris Martin</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Paltrow marries Coldplay singer Chris Martin.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Publishes Cookbook</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Publishes cookbook entitled “My Father’s Daughter: Delicious, Easy Recipes Celebrating Family & Togetherness”.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2014</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Launches Lifestyle Website</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Launches lifestyle website</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Netflix Series</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Releases Netflix series “The Goop Lab with Gwyneth Paltrow”.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She is a Versatile Actress</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Gwyneth Paltrow is known for her versatility as an actress, having starred in both drama and comedy films. She has also tackled difficult roles, such as those in "The Talented Mr. Ripley" and "Proof". Her range of acting skills make her a great choice for any role.</p></div>

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She's a Good Role Model</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Gwyneth Paltrow is a great role model for young women. She is a successful businesswoman and philanthropist who has used her celebrity to support good causes. In addition, she is an advocate for healthy living and staying true to yourself.</p></div>

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's a Fashion Icon</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Gwyneth Paltrow is known for her fashion sense. She has been seen on the red carpet wearing some of the most fashionable designers, setting trends that many people follow. Her style is always classy and timeless, making her a fashion icon.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Actress to Win an Academy Award and a Grammy</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Gwyneth Paltrow is the first actress ever to win both an Academy Award and a Grammy. She won the Best Actress Oscar for her performance in “Shakespeare in Love” and a Grammy for the song “Coming Home” from the movie “Country Strong.”</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Appeared in Several Music Videos</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Gwyneth Paltrow has appeared in music videos for bands like Coldplay, Huey Lewis & The News, and Jay Z.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Produced Her Own Lifestyle Web Site</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Gwyneth Paltrow created and produced her own lifestyle web site called Goop, which focuses on health, wellness, food, fashion, beauty, and travel.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Studied Anthropology at University of California</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Gwyneth Paltrow attended the University of California, Santa Barbara majoring in anthropology. She put her acting career on hold after two years to focus on her studies.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Has a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Gwyneth Paltrow has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for her work as an actress. Her star was unveiled in 2010.</p></div>


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