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Gwyneth was born under the official name Paltrow, Gwyneth Kate on September 27th, 1972. Known to her close friends as Gwynnie, she has been a credited actor since the 1994 film Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle.
Gwyneth Paltrow is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. She has starred in eight films including the 2010 drama film Country Strong as the character Kelly Canter, the 2005 drama movie Proof playing Catherine and the 2004 action release Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow cast as Polly Perkins.
Gwyneth has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in sixteen films including: the 2013 action film Iron Man 3 as the character Pepper Potts, the 2012 action movie The Avengers playing Pepper Potts and the 2011 drama release Contagion cast as Beth Emhoff.
Gwyneth Paltrow has earned salaries up to $10,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2012 action film The Avengers, which brought in $623,000,000 at the box office.
Gwyneth is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least ninety-three magazines, captured in more than twenty-five pictorials, interviewed in over twenty-two publications and featured in fifty-seven magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least two books.
As an actor Gwyneth Paltrow has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on one occasion. She won the Oscar for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Viola De Lesseps in the 1998 movie Shakespeare in Love.