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Gwyneth Paltrow


Gwyneth Paltrow was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of noted producer and director Bruce Paltrow and Tony award-winning actress Blythe Danner. Her father's family was Ashkenazi Jewish, while her mother has German, and some English and Irish, ancestry. When Gwyneth was eleven, the family moved to Massachusetts, where her father began working in ... See full bio »

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2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 22 Interviews | 56 Articles | 25 Pictorials | 93 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Gwenyth Paltrow

Height:

5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[on her father's (Bruce Paltrow's) struggle with throat cancer]: It changed me more than anything else. You don't want to get to that place where you're the adult and you're palpably in the next generation. And, this shoved me into that. See more »

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She is the daughter of Bruce Paltrow and Blythe Danner. Gwyneth's paternal grandparents, Arnold P. Paltrow and Dorothy Weigert, were both from Jewish families from Eastern and Central Europe (Poland, Russia, Belarus, and Lithuania), and Gwyneth's father had many generations of rabbis in the family tree. Gwyneth's maternal grandparents were Harry Earl Danner and Katherine M. Kile, and Gwyneth's ... See more »

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Nickname:

Gwynnie

Star Sign:

Libra

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