Gwyneth Paltrow is an American actress and author of two cookbooks. She gained early notice for her work in films such as the thriller Seven and Emma. She has been in a large list of movies since then including her lead role in Proof, for which she earned a Golden Globe nomination. She has been a constant in the Iron Man films and subsequent Marvel films. She is also the face of the Coach fashion brand.
Paltrow’s dad was of a Jewish background and her mom was raised with Christian ideals. She revealed she was raised with both and has decided to convert to Judaism. It has been rumored that her divorce to Chris Martin stemmed from the couple’s inability to decide on what beliefs to teach their kids.
Gwyneth has been a liberal supporter in past elections. For Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign, she threw a big party at her North London home to drum up Democratic support.
She loves to cook, do yoga, and learn foreign languages. It has also been said that Gwyneth is actually a really great singer.
Gwyneth Paltrow finally broke her silence about LGBT rights in 2011 when she wrote “When my daughter came home from school one day saying that a classmate had two mommies, my response was, “Two mommies? How lucky is she?!” What does it actually say in the bible that will cause some people to be upset by my line of thinking?” Then she added, “Happy Pride, Love gp”
Born September 27th, 1972, Paltrow is a Libra.
After relationships with big actors like Brad Pitt and Ben Affleck, Paltrow married the lead man for Coldplay, Chris Martin, in 2003. They have two kids, Apple and Moses, however they announced their plans to divorce in 2014 and made the split official in 2015. She is now dating Glee star, Brad Falchuk.
“I’d rather smoke crack than eat cheese from a tin”
She makes a ton of ridiculous comments that end up being headlines in the news the next day.