Gwyneth Paltrow Net Worth, Bio, Husband, Height, Age

Gwyneth Paltrow is a famous American actress. She won an Oscar in 1999 for her role in Shakespeare in Love. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe she plays the role of Pepper Potts (in a total of seven films).

Net Worth: $100 million
Birth Date:
September 27, 1972
Los Angeles, California
Last Updated:
November 2019
Gwyneth Paltrow Net Worth

Gwyneth Paltrow has an impressive net worth of 9-figures. Her total net worth is currently $100 million. The most of her wealth she as acquired thanks to her massive success in the movie industry. She has been acting since the early 1990s.

That said, she is also a successful businesswoman. She has a successful lifestyle business empire, named ”Goop”.

Biography of Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwen Paltrow was born in Los Angeles on September 27th, 1972. She is the daughter of television producer and director Bruce Paltrow and actress Blythe Danner. She is also the niece of actress Katherine Moennig. 

As a child she went to the high-quality private school Spence, after which she went to study at the University of California. However, she prematurely terminated her studies to pursue an acting career.

Movie Career

Paltrow has an impressive movie career of almost 30 years. Her film debut came in 1991, when she played in the film Shout. That same year she played the young Wendy in Hook by Steven Spielberg. Over the next couple of years she played smaller roles in films. Fortunately, Paltrow stood out from the pack of rising young female stars in the 1990s. Soon she accumulated a loyal following garnering a loyal following and multiple awards and positive reviews.

In 1995, she made her big break with the film Se7en. In this film she played a small but important role as the wife of Brad Pitt. The two also got a relationship in real life. The relationship received a lot of attention in the press. Two years later the relationship was over. Afterwards she had a relationship with Ben Affleck, among others.

In 1996 she was given the title role in Emma, after the novel by Jane Austen. In 1998 she played the lead in five different films. Especially Sliding Doors and Shakespeare in Love were successful, both with critics and with the public. Shakespeare in Love won seven Oscars, including that for best actress for Paltrow.

She started to receive bigger and bigger roles. In many movies that she starred she was getting the lead role at this time. In 1999, she played in The Talented Mr. Ripley, alongside important actors like Matt Damon, Jude Law and Cate Blanchett. The following years she opted for more comic roles, including Ondiep Hal and The Royal Tenenbaums. In 2000 she played in Duets, a film by her father, Bruce Paltrow. In 2003 she played Sylvia Plath in the film Sylvia. In this film she played for the first time with her mother, Blythe Danner. In 2010, Paltrow received a star on the famous Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Personal Life: Husband and Dating

On December 5, 2003, Paltrow married Chris Martin, the lead singer of Coldplay. They have a daughter (born in 2004) and a son (born in 2006) together. Sadly, Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin decided to divorce on March 25, 2014.

Gwyneth Paltrow has dated many celebrities before Chris Martin.

In 2011 she was offered a role in Glee. Here she appeared several times as Holly Holliday, an eccentric history teacher.