Her father was Jewish and her mother is from a Christian background, and Paltrow was raised with "both Jewish and Christian holidays" (her brother had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony).
Paltrow reprised this role four more times throughout the show's run.
Following relationships with Brad Pitt and Ben Affleck, Paltrow married Chris Martin, the lead vocalist of band Coldplay, in 2003; they have two children.
They announced their separation in March 2014 and divorced in July 2016.
Paltrow was born in Los Angeles, the daughter of actress Blythe Danner and film producer/director Bruce Paltrow.
Another alleged eyewitness said: ‘I saw Gwyneth and Brad one afternoon sitting in the dining room.
She had her hair down and wasn’t wearing any make-up.