Gwyneth previously admired her mother's strength in battling oral cancer.
Gwyneth Paltrow shared a tribute to her mother Blythe Danner on her 80th birthday. The Oscar winner and celebrated actor shared a sweet post on her Instagram to show her the utmost love on February 4. The post was a heart-touching note that every daughter could relate to. It mentioned how Blythe beholds the joy in the 50-year-old daughter’s life. The Iron Man actor went on to call her mother “beautiful and strong.”
Blythe, who had herself left a legacy of her acting mettle in Hollywood has starred in movies like Another Woman and The Prince of Tides. She has also won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Huff. Paltrow followed in the footsteps of her mother to be a well-established actor herself in the industry and has always credited her mother often for her achievements. The birthday post which is a close-frame picture of the talented mother-daughter duo on Instagram read, “Happy 80th to you my wonderful mother. You are a joy to behold, so beautiful and strong. We all love you so very much.”
The picture got all the love from fans and friends as several big names wished the veteran actor as she turned 80 years old on February 3. "Stunning Blythe ! ❤️" actor Reese Witherspoon commented. While actor Liv Tyler wrote, "😍Gorgeous ones !!!!!!😍" Meanwhile a follower wrote, “No wayyyy- 80? Now I see where you get your young forever genes. ❤️” as she complimented the beautiful woman.
Danner revealed previously to PEOPLE that she is in remission after a years-long battle with oral cancer. The deadly disease was also responsible for the death of her beloved husband Bruce Paltrow in 2002. The Halfway There actor underwent her third surgery in 2020 which finally freed the octagenarian from cancer after a strong battle. Talking about her mother’s spirit and journey with three surgeries, chemotherapy, and radiation Paltrow told the outlet in November 2022, "My mother is genuinely one of the strongest people I know. I hope if I ever go through anything like that, I can be like her."
Gwyneth, who is the daughter of Danner and TV producer Bruce Paltrow, has always shared about her life on her social media handles as she previously shared some unseen photos of her mother with her grandchildren.
On the first day of the year, she posted a picture on Instagram where Daughter Apple, 18, and son Moses, 16, are seen sharing the frame with their glamorous grandma on the beach. The Sliding Doors actor shares the children with her ex-husband Chris Martin from Coldplay.
In another post uploaded in July, the actor gave a sneak peek into the fun family time in the countryside. The pictures are captioned, “The most magical few days at one of my favorite places on earth.” As it shows the mother having her time with her kids in the lake swimming and walking down the country alleys.
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