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Jacob Danner Paltrow

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Bruce Weigert Paltrow and Blythe Katherine Danner
Husband of <private> (Simon)
Brother of Gwyneth Paltrow

Managed by: Yehuda Dodo
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About Jake Paltrow

Jacob Danner Paltrow is an American film director. Paltrow's most prominent job was directing some NYPD Blue episodes, such as: Andy Appleseed (2003), Brothers Under Arms (2000) and Big Bang Theory (1999), following in his father's footsteps as a tv director. In 2006, he made his debut as a film director with the movie The Good Night which featured his sister Gwyneth. The movie was released at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. Paltrow has produced short films about actors for the New York Times.

He was born on September 26, 1975 in Los Angeles, California, to the late film director Bruce Paltrow and actress Blythe Danner. He is the younger brother of Gwyneth Paltrow, nephew of Harry Danner, cousin of Hillary Danner and Katherine Moennig, brother-in-law of Chris Martin, and uncle of Apple Martin (b. May 14, 2004) and Moses Martin (b. April 8, 2006). He is currently in a relationship with photographer Taryn Simon.

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Jake Paltrow's Timeline

September 26, 1975
Los Angeles, California, USA