Gwyneth Paltrow he was excited about his girl, Apple, on his 18th birthday! The 49-year-old Oscar winner took to her Instagram on Saturday, May 14, to share a touching tribute to her look-alike daughter, whom she shares with her former Coldplay lead singer. Chris Martin. The sweet message included a stunning photo of Apple posing in a mirror while wearing a beautiful white dress. They grow so fast!
“18. I was a bit speechless this morning,” Gwyneth wrote alongside the snap. “I couldn’t be more proud of the woman you are. You are everything she could have dreamed of and so much more. Proud doesn’t cover it, my heart swells with feelings I can’t put into words. You are deeply extraordinary in every way.” The actress went on to wish Apple a happy birthday, calling the teen her “darling girl.”
“I hope you know how special you are and how much light you have brought to everyone who is lucky enough to know you. Especially me,” Gwyneth concluded. “I say it all the time and I will never stop…in the words of Aunt Drew, I was born the day you were born. I love you. Mom”
Last month, Gwyneth revealed how the Apple name came about, admitting it was her husband’s idea at the time! During an Instagram Q&A, a fan asked her how she came up with her name, and the star replied, “Her dad came up with the name and I fell in love with him.” She added: “I thought it was original and cool. I can’t imagine being called anything else.”
For Apple’s birthday last year, Gwyneth posted another sweet message, taking to Instagram to write, “Had the best time being your mom. I love our late night chats when I really hear what’s on your mind. You work hard to achieve what you want to achieve, and you have guts and responsibility in abundance.”
Gwyneth also shares a son Moses16, with Chris, 45, and is also her husband’s stepmother brad falchuk’s children, son Brody and daughter Isabella.