Blythe Danner was set up on Instagram.com by her daughter Gwyneth Paltrow so she could showcase her new film.
I’ll See You in My Dreams marks Blythe’s first lead actress role, and it tells the story of a widow who discovers life can begin again at any age.
Gwyneth loves the movie, and she wanted Blythe to share her on-set experience with the masses. However, the 73-year-old wasn’t convinced.
“Not at all,” she told Britain’s Metro newspaper when asked if she was a social media user. “I’m glad I’m older in that I don’t feel the need. I was on Instagram for about two minutes. My daughter put me on: then I said, ‘That’s not for me.’ I check in with my grandchildren and my daughter but other than that I have no desire.
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Blythe Danner is "so proud" of Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin for making their conscious uncoupling work so well.
The former couple announced the end of their ten-year marriage in 2014. They are parents to 11-year-old daughter Apple and nine-year-old son Moses, and Gwyneth's mother Blythe revealed the estranged pair always put their children first in every situation.
"They have this extraordinary relationship," Blythe said during an appearance on UK show Lorraine on Monday (15Feb16). "The kids come first. Their support of one another I think is - you know, this isn't just 'la di da positive', this is absolutely truthful - they had this conscious uncoupling which some people question and say well 'what's that?' They've made it work. The kids come first, the family comes first, we do Christmas and holidays. I'm really proud of them, they've made it work so well."
Since becoming a mother, Gwyneth has taken a step back from the acting world, apart from a few appearances in movies such as the Iron Man franchise and the television series Glee.
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Gwyneth Paltrow And Her Mum Blythe Danner Took A Trip To Washington, D.c. On Wednesday (05aug15) To Campaign For A New Healthy Eating Bill.
The two actresses met with lawmakers on Capitol Hill and urged them to introduce legislation for mandatory genetically modified organism labelling on food products.
Appearing as an advocate of the Just Label It coalition, Paltrow said, "I’m not here as an expert, I'm here as a mother, an American mother, who honestly believes that I have the right to know what’s in the food I feed my family. I’m not an intensely political person."
The Just Label It activists are fighting the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act, which passed last month (Jul15) and blocked states from requiring labels identifying food made with GMOs.
Blythe Danner is still mourning her late husband Bruce Paltrow, who passed away at the age of 58 in 2002.
Blythe Danner is still mourning her late husband.
The 72-year-old actress was devastated when producer Bruce Paltrow passed away in 2002 after battling throat cancer while in Italy to celebrate their daughter Gwyneth Paltrow's 30th birthday, and admits she is still adjusting to live without him.
She said: ''He was the life force of the family, so it's been a real loss. Some days it still doesn't sink in. I keep thinking, 'Where is he? Oh...' It's still very strange.''
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Gwyneth Paltrow's mother Blythe Danner thinks people take a dislike to her daughter because her many talents are ''overwhelming''.
Gwyneth Paltrow's mother believes her talent ''overwhelms'' people.
Blythe Danner believes the 'Iron Man 3' star - who has kids Apple, 11, and Moses, nine, with estranged husband Chris Martin - receives so much criticism from people because they are jealous of her acting skills, as well as her success as a businesswoman with her Goop lifestyle site and domestic accomplishments.
Asked why Gwyneth receives so much criticism, she said: ''I just think maybe people are overwhelmed. They can't understand how people could be so good at so many things.
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Blythe Danner says is ''not really shopping'' for a boyfriend and hasn't had a serious relationship since the death of her husband in 2002.
Blythe Danner is ''not really shopping'' for a boyfriend.
The 'I'll See You In My Dreams' star said: ''I've had a couple of blind dates, but I haven't had a [serious] date and I'm not really shopping for another relationship.''
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Old age is usually seen as a sad time to reflect on your life's work and morn you past friends. For Carol (Blythe Danner), an elderly widow, this is the case. That is, until her friends force her back into the dating game. She is beginning to realise that her day to day life is becoming monotonous, yet she soon enough meets Bill (Sam Elliot). A retiree himself, Bill reminds her that even at the supposed twilight years of your life, there is still a chance to begin all over again.
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Blythe Danner admits to be confused by her daughter's term for divorce but praises the way they've handled it
Gwyneth Paltrow and her ex-husband, Chris Martin, got the world talking when they decided to 'consciously uncouple' last year and not just because the Hollywood and musical dream team had divorced but because of the strange term that had chosen to call it.
Gwyneth Paltrow confused a lot of people with her 'conscious uncoupling'
And it seems that it wasn't only the world that raised an eyebrow in confusion at the phrase with Gwyneth's famous mother, Blythe Danner, recently revealing that she wasn't sure what to make of the term either.
Gwyneth Paltrow's mother Blythe Danner is proud of how she and Chris Martin have handled their separation and been able to remain friends.
The 'Iron Man 3' star split from the Coldplay rocker last March after nine years of marriage and Blythe Danner thinks they have done a ''brilliant'' job of staying friends and raising their children, Apple, 10, and eight-year-old Moses.
She said: ''They are so smart...both incredibly brilliant. They're making it work, they're great friends and the kids are in wonderful shape. So I have to take my hat off to both of them.''
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Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin seemed ''really happy'' at a special movie screening for their mutual friend Simon Pegg in East Hampton, New York on Monday night (28.07.14).
The 41-year-old 'Iron Man' actress and the Coldplay frontman, who have two children, Apple, 10, and Moses, nine, and announced their split in late March after 10 years of marriage, reportedly appeared ''like they were still married'' at a screening of 'Hector And The Search For Happiness' in East Hampton, New York.
An eyewitness told PEOPLE.com that Gwyneth, who was accompanied to the event by her mother, Blythe Danner, hosted the special evening for her and Chris' long-time friend, Simon Pegg, who stars in the new film and is Apple's godfather.
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