“If your wife went out with Brad Pitt…”: Gwyneth Paltrow’s Rich Dating Life Apparently Made Chris Martin Feel Insecure Despite Being Married For 10 Years

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Rich Dating Life Apparently Made Chris Martin Feel Insecure Despite Being Married For 10 Years
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Singer-songwriter Chris Martin and the Hollywood star Gwyneth Paltrow tied the knot back in 2003 after dating for a year. Considering both of them are quite popular and have a huge fan following, their relationship was also very much surrounded by public and media attention. The couple welcomed their children, Apple and Moses, and announced their separation in March 2014. Martin has shared that despite their split, both of them are very close and have decided to co-parent their children.

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Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow
Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow

Prior to their split in 2014, the singer opened up about feeling insecure while being married to the A-list Hollywood star, as she has been in a relationship with stars like Brad Pitt.

Read More: Kate Winslet Returned the Favor to Gwyneth Paltrow by Helping Her Win First Ever Oscar After Stealing Her Role in $2.2B Titanic

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Gwyneth Paltrow’s Ex-Husband Felt Insecure in His Marriage

Gwyneth Paltrow is among some of the most popular names in the film industry. And like her acting career, the actress’ romantic life has also been under the spotlight over the years. She has dated stars like Ben Affleck and Brad Pitt.

Brad Pitt and Gwyneth Paltrow
Brad Pitt and Gwyneth Paltrow

The Iron Man actress was also engaged to the Babylon star Brad Pitt for a brief period before they called it quits. After her split from Pitt, Paltrow got together with the Coldplay singer Chris Martin. They got married and started a family. However, Martin somehow felt insecure, considering his ex-wife’s dating history.

During an interview with Rolling Stone, he opened up about feeling insecure as he shared that he felt the need to prove himself as his wife went out with Brad Pitt. He said that he feels great to be with a “powerful woman” as it motivates him to improve.

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Chris Martin

“You’ve got to be hungry. If your wife went out with Brad Pitt, you’d want to prove yourself. You know what I mean?”

He also added that being with someone as successful as his ex-wife “keeps him hungry” to improve himself in every way possible. However, the Sliding Doors star has called her marriage to Chris Martin one of the best things to happen to her.

Read More: “Think of the spectacle of that”: $487M Brad Pitt Movie Director Wanted Gwyneth Paltrow to Replace Angelina Jolie as He Knew Paltrow and Pitt Were Still Mad at Each Other

Chris Martin Did Not Want to be a Public Couple

During an interview with Elle UK, Gwyneth Paltrow opened up about her and her then husband’s preferences about keeping their marriage private. The actress shared that the singer is not interested in keeping their marriage public and attending public events with her. The Oscar-winning actress said that she doesn’t care if anyone thinks that was because they have issues in their relationship.

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Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin

“It doesn’t behoove us to be a public couple. He certainly doesn’t want to be that. We’ve never ever walked down a red carpet together. We never will. If people think that that means we’re not together, then — ha ha ha! — so be it.”

In their separation announcement, Martin and Paltrow mentioned that while they love each other, they have decided to separate. Paltrow would go on to marry Brad Falchuk, and Martin has been in a relationship with the Hollywood star Dakota Johnson since his split from the Shallow Hal actress.

Read More: “I was one of the last two”: Gwyneth Paltrow Claims She Had to Turn Down Boogie Nights Because of Her Father After Losing to Kate Winslet for Titanic

Source: Rolling Stone

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Laxmi Rajput is a writer at Fandomwire. She finished her Post Graduation in Broadcast Journalism and worked as a Business News writer for a year. But her interest in entertainment and pop culture compelled her to find a way towards Entertainment Journalism. She has worked across various fields and has 2 years of experience in content writing. She likes reading, music, movies, and traveling. She aspires to become a fiction writer in the future.