Gwyneth Paltrow: Chris Martin is ‘like my brother’ after divorce

Gwyneth Paltrow: Chris Martin is 'like my brother' after divorce

Jan. 26 – Gwyneth Paltrow says ex-husband Chris Martin is like her “brother.”

The 45-year-old actress mentioned her relationship with the 40-year-old Coldplay singer on Thursday’s episode of The Late Present with Stephen Colbert after saying her engagement to producer Brad Falchuk.

“He is actually like my brother,” she mentioned of Martin. “We’re very familial. It is good. It is nice.”

Paltrow and Martin introduced their cut up, or “aware uncoupling,” in March 2014 after 10 years of marriage. Paltrow, who shares 13-year-old daughter Apple and 11-year-old son Moses with Martin, denied she and the singer are “extra advanced” than others for remaining pleasant after their divorce.

“Undoubtedly not. No, however divorce is horrible. It was actually painful,” the star mentioned.

“It was actually laborious, and I feel we actually genuinely wished our youngsters to be as unscathed as potential. And we thought, if we might actually preserve the household although we weren’t a pair, that was type of the purpose,” she defined.

Paltrow confirmed her engagement to Falchuk this month within the new situation of Goop journal. She spoke within the cowl story about discovering love once more with the American Horror Story co-creator following her divorce.

“Personally, at midlife, I’ve tried to just accept how complicated romantic love could be,” the actress mentioned.

“I’ve determined to offer it a go once more, not solely as a result of I imagine I’ve discovered the person I used to be meant to be with, however as a result of I’ve accepted the soul-stretching, pattern-breaking alternatives that (terrifyingly) are made potential by intimacy,” she defined.