Actress Gwyneth Paltrow, daughter of the late Bruce Paltrow and actress Blythe Danner, made a name for herself in Hollywood all on her own. More than just a talented actress, she is also an accomplished model and author.

Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow Movies

Having first appeared in a TV movie directed by her father, Gwyneth has been acting since 1989. The very next year she starred in her first role on stage and one year later, made her first box office movie. She went on to film more TV movies before she appeared in box office hits such as Flesh and Bone, where she played the role of James Caan's girlfriend. Gwyneth then went on to star in movies with the likes of Brad Pitt and Morgan Freeman.


  • Age: 45 years old
  • Birthday: September 27th 
  • Partner: Brad Falchuk
  • Movies: Iron Man, Shakespeare in Love, Emma
  • Net worth: $140 million

Gwyneth's career continued to flourish 1996 when she starred in Emma, based on Jane Austen's book of the same name. The next two years would prove to be the beginning of her rise to fame, which exploded in 1998. That was the year that she starred in five movies, all of which were box office hits. After also starring in Shakespeare in Love, Hollywood couldn't get enough of Gwyneth. Her role in Shakespeare in Love earned her a Golden Globe, Acadamy Award and Screen Actor's Guild Award. She also became a trendsetter that year, as she made pink a stylish color after appearing in a pink dress at the Acadamy Awards.

As she continued to make movies, Gwyneth started to get mixed reactions for her roles. She had difficulty topping her performance in Shakespeare in Love and, as a result, saw her popularity falling and rising.

Goop Magazine

Aside from acting in movies, Gwyneth temporarily transitioned to TV star with a limited role in Glee. Some of the roles she appeared in around this time required her to sing, with mixed reactions coming from Hollywood and from her many fans. At the Grammy's in 2011, Gwyneth sang with Cee-Lo Green.

Gwyneth also appeared in an Internet TV show in 2014. In addition, she continued to show off her vocal talents and even recorded music for a song on the seventh album by Cold Play. However, by 2017 she was shifting her focus from acting and singing to the business world. Since 2008, Gwyneth had been publishing a lifestyle newsletter called Goop. It is now a web-based company with its own print magazine as well as pop-up shops.

Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow Engagement

Throughout Gwyneth's career, her personal life has had its share of ups and downs. After marrying and having two children, she put her career on hold, divorced their father, and is currently engaged to a Hollywood producer. Gwyneth admits she feels in a more mature relationship where intimacy and communication are priorities. 
Gwyneth Paltrow Engagement

Fans can follow Gwyneth on her social media accounts. She can be found on Instagram @gwynethpaltrow, where she has 3. 9 million followers. Her username on Twitter can be found @GwynethPaltrow, where she has 2.9 million followers. She can also be found on Facebook @GwynethPaltrowOfficial, where she has 1,318,503 followers.

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