Celebrities With Famous Parents

5. Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow has starred in many, many hit movies, including Shakespeare in Love, Se7en, Emma, Sliding Doors, The Talented Mr. Ripley, The Iron Man Franchise, and most recently The Avengers series. In addition to winning an Oscar, Golden Globe and 2 SAG awards for her performance in Shakespeare in Love, and an Emmy for her guest role in Glee, she was also named the World’s Most Beautiful Woman by People Magazine in 2013 when she was 40 years old, almost double the age of the runner ups.

Her mother is famous actress Blythe Danner, who has over 100 credits to her name in IMDb. Early on in her career, she won a Best Supporting Actress Tony for her role in Broadway’s Butterflies Are Free. She has been acting since 1968, but is probably best known for her role as Dina Byrnes, the mother in Ben Stiller’s long running movie series, Meet The Parents. She was also a regular on TV’s Will and Grace, where she played Will’s mother, Marilyn Truman. Blythe won two Emmy awards for her role on a TV series, Huff, and just last year, she was inducted into the American Theater Hall of Fame.

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