Gwyneth Paltrow Breaks Silence After Chris Martin Split Announcement, Expresses “Deep Gratitude”

Gwyneth Paltrow
Three days after announcing her split from Chris Martin, Gwyneth Paltrow expressed gratitude for support from fans  Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

One bird, three meals — and a side of gratitude, please. Three days after Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin announced their split, the Oscar-winning actress broke her silence about the breakup via her Goop lifestyle website.

On Friday, March 28, the Glee guest star took to her online journal with a post about chicken dinners. After a short introduction to the "delicious" recipes, she added a sweet but simple postscript: "P.S. CM and I in deep gratitude for the support of so many."

Paltrow, 41, and Coldplay singer Martin, 37, announced on Tuesday, March 25, that they had decided to part ways — or, as it has come to be known, "consciously uncouple" — after more than 10 years of marriage. "It is with hearts full of sadness that we have decided to separate," they said in a statement on Goop.

"We have been working hard for well over a year, some of it together, some of it separated, to see what might have been possible between us," the statement continued, "and we have come to the conclusion that while we love each other very much we will remain separate."

Prior to the big announcement, the couple escaped to the Bahamas with their two kids, Apple, 9, and Moses, 7. "When only Gwyneth and Chris are together, there appears to be some tension," a source told Us of the trip. "But when the kids are with them, they appear to be one big happy family with no cares in the world." 

That said, "there are no signs of any PDA , holding hands, or kissing on the beach," the insider added. "There was definitely a noticeably intimate distance."

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