Gwyneth Paltrow Trivia

  • Gwyneth Paltrow
    • Famous as : Actress
    • Birth Name : Gwyneth Kate Paltrow
    • Birth Date : September 27, 1972
    • Birth Place : Los Angeles, California, USA
    • Spouse : Chris Martin (Coldplay lead singer, 5-Dec-03 - 21-Apr-15)
    • Claim to Fame : As Tracy Mills in "Se7en" (1995)


  • Included in People magazine's annual list of Best Dressed Women of 2008.
  • Made a donation of $75,000 of her own money to the Food Bank for New York City in April 2008.
  • Named the 8th Most Annoying People of 2006 in a poll conducted by Star magazine.
  • Included in In Touch magazine's poll of the Sexiest Hollywood Moms by November 2005.
  • Chosen as one of People magazine's 50 Most Beautiful People [1998].
  • Revealed in the May 2008 issue of Vogue Magazine that she battled postpartum depression after welcoming her son Moses in 2006.
  • Speaks fairly good Spanish after spending her early teens in Talavera de la Reina, Spain.
  • Narrated a short film for United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) which is meant to help raising money to prevent children being born with the HIV virus (February 2008).
  • Became the next "Calvin Klein" model (1996).
  • Performed a duet with rapper Jay-Z during her 34th birthday on September 27, 2006 at Royal Albert Hall, singing the chorus for Jay-Z's "Song Cry."
  • Lost out to Janeane Garofalo when auditioning for the role of Vickie in "Reality Bites" (1994).
  • Was intially billed to portray Ava Gardner in "The Aviator" (2004), but finally decided to give up the role.
  • Served as Maid of Honor at Madonna's wedding to Guy Ritchie in Scotland.
  • Was officially selected as the spokeswoman of famous cosmetic company, Estee Lauder, in May 2005
  • Bought Kate Winslet's North London home in Belsize Park with husband Chris Martin.
  • Gave boyfriend Ben Affleck a $21,000 watch as a birthday present (August 15, 1998).
  • In 2002, she shot commercials and print ads for Spain's department store chain, El Corte Ingles' spring line.
  • Sang "Cruisin'," the soundtrack of her movie "Duets" (2000).
  • Ranked 2nd in Life & Style's "Hot Hair" poll of tinsel town's leading ladies in August 2007, thanks to her "straight style."
  • She, husband Chris Martin and kids Moses Martin and Apple Blythe Alison Martin are chosen as Hollywood's 2nd Best Looking Family in a poll conducted by In Touch Weekly in May 2007.
  • Chosen the 6th in In Touch magazine's list of Hollywood's Hottest Blondes in March 2007.
  • Set as one of the many presenters at The 63rd Annual Golden Globe Awards held January 16, 2006, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
  • Named her daughter Apple, because apples are whole, sweet and crisp. As for the baby's middle name, it honors her grandmothers, Blythe Danner and Alison Martin.
  • Wears a size 9 shoe.
  • Has a flat in London, England, UK.
  • Applies a strict macrobiotic diet.
  • Has been best friend with Maya Rudolph of "Saturday Night Live" (1975) since she was 7.
  • Always spends Thanksgiving with Steven Spielberg and Kate Capshaw at their home in the Hamptons.
  • Met with James Cameron for the role of Rose in "Titanic" (1997).
  • Turned down the role of Rachel Keller in "The Ring" (2002).
  • Turned down the role of Emma Peel in the movie "The Avengers" (1998).
  • Played the daughter of a character played by her own mother, Blythe, in NBC miniseries entitled "Cruel Doubt" (1992).
  • Is the first cousin of actress Katherine Moennig and Hillary Danner; and the niece of Harry Danner.
  • Is of Anglo - Saxon descent from her mother's side, while is Polish - Jewish from her father's side.
  • Her nickname is Gwynnie.