Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband Chris Martin announced their shocking split in a joint statement following 10 years of marriage on Tuesday (March 25, 2014). The news came just days after the superstar couple had splashed out on a $14 million John Lautner-designed home in Malibu, California. "It is with hearts full of sadness that we have decided to separate," Gwyneth Paltrow wrote on her website Goop. "We have been working hard for well over a year, some of it together, some of it separate, to see what might have been possible between us, and we have come to the conclusion that while we love each other very much we will remain separate."
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin met at a Coldplay concert in October 2002. They tied the knot in 2003 and have two children together, seven-year-old son Moses and nine-year-old daughter Apple. They recently moved to Los Angeles after living in London for nine years. Now that the estranged pair are officially headed for divorce.
Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband Chris Martin announced their separation on Tuesday (March 25, 2014). The couple, who got married in 2003, called it quits following 10 years of marriage. (Photo credit: Larry Busacca/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank/NBC)
Gwyneth Paltrow and her husband Chris Martin basically looked like a happy couple as they whispered and smiled at the third annual Sean Penn & Friends HELP HAITI HOME gala at the Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills on January 11, 2014. (Photo credit: Colin Young-Wolff, Invision/AP)
The pair were said to have a rumoured combined net worth of around $147million. They had five properties together, including a loft in the Tribeca area of New York and a summer home in The Hamptons in addition to the $14million Malibu beach house.
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin had a policy not to appear on red carpets with each other.
While busy schedules could have been one of the reasons behind Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin’s divorce, the most beautiful woman in the world was rumoured to cheat her hubby with entertainment lawyer Kevin Yorn. However, she recently denied all the rumours, saying” “I’m no cheat.” (Photo credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images North America)