Gwyneth Paltrow and ex-husband Chris Martin were every inch the proud parents while attending their daughter Apple’s high school graduation.
After their 18-year-old walked across the stage to receive her diploma at Harvard Westlake School, she reunited with her dad, 45, and mom, 49, who snapped a group selfie of them beaming at the camera.
‘Congratulations to all of the graduates especially @applemartin,’ the Oscar winner captioned the snap, uploaded to her Instagram Story on Thursday.
Congratulations! Gwyneth Paltrow and ex Chris Martin were every inch the proud parents while attending their daughter Apple’s high school graduation
For the special occasion, the Goop founder sported a wide-brimmed hat and several layers of gold necklaces.
Meanwhile, the lead singer and pianist of Coldplay cut a dapper figure in a black suit, matching tie and white dress shirt.
Apple, who is the spitting image of her famous mother, sported a green graduation gown and her golden blonde tresses in loose waves.
All grown up! The former couple’s eldest child, who landed her first job at a clothing store back in 2020, became a legal adult on May 14
The former couple’s eldest child, who landed her first job at a clothing store back in 2020, became a legal adult on May 14.
To mark her lookalike daughter’s milestone birthday, Paltrow admitted to being at a ‘loss for words’ in a heartfelt Instagram post.
‘I could not be more proud of the woman you are. You are everything I could have dreamed of and so much more. Proud doesn’t cover it, my heart swells with feelings I can’t put in to words, ‘she gushed.
Happy birthday! The actress, 49, posted a snap of her eldest child sporting a beautiful white dress and gazing at her reflection in the mirror on her 18th birthday
Compliments galore: In her caption, Paltrow told her daughter how proud of her she was and said Apple was ‘everything I could have dreamed of and so much more’
Paltrow went on to describe her teen as’ deeply extraordinary in every way ‘and say:’ Happy birthday my darling girl. I hope you know how special you are, and how much light you have brought to all who are lucky enough to know you. Especially me.
‘I say it all the time and I will never stop… in the words of auntie Drew, I was born the day you were born. I love you. ❤️ Mom, ‘she concluded.
Several of Paltrow’s famous friends and fans wished Apple well in the comments.
Happy family: The Oscar winner, 49, shares Apple and son Moses, 16, with Coldplay frontman Chris Martin (pictured together)
Ali Wentworth of Office Space fame wrote, ‘Happy Birthday sweet, beautiful Apple!’ while singer-songwriter Mafalda also wished her a happy day.
Apple is one of two children Paltrow shares with Martin. They also have a son named Moses who turned 16 last month.
The pair were married from 2003 to 2016. According to The Sun, they originally separated on May 6, 2013.
Many years together: The pair were married from 2003 to 2016. According to The Sun, they originally separated on May 6, 2013 (pictured 2014)
In March of last year, the Oscar winner revealed that she never really wanted to get divorced from Martin.
‘I’ve learned so much from something I wanted least in the world,’ she said on Anna Faris podcast Anna Faris is Unqualified. ‘I never wanted to get divorced. I never wanted to not be married to the father of my kids, theoretically. ‘
Despite not necessarily wanting to get divorced, Paltrow has moved on since splitting with Martin.
Moved on: Paltrow met Glee co-creator Brad Falchuk on the set of the popular singing drama back in 2014. They married four years later (pictured 2019)
The Politician actress met Glee co-creator Brad Falchuk on the set of the popular singing drama back in 2014. They married four years later.
As for the Yellow singer, he has been dating 50 Shades of Gray star Dakota Johnson since 2017.
The pair live together in, what E! News reported to be, a $ 14.4 million Malibu home.
Longtime partner: As for Martin, the Yellow singer has been dating 50 Shades of Gray star Dakota Johnson since 2017 (pictured 2021)