Top 10 facts about Gwyneth Paltrow`s Ex Donovan Leitch


Several news portals have been speculating about actress Gwyneth Paltrow’s relationship with her ex,  actor Donovan Leitch, Jr. The Daily Mail writes about several pictures where the two of them publicly share some serious PDA, were these pictures of Gwyneth Paltrow kissing ex-boyfriend Donovan Leitch the final straw for her marriage to Chris Martin?

We can’t tell for sure, but here are some facts that we thought you might like to know about Donovan Leitch.


#1 He is an Actor and rocker!

Donovan Jerome Leitch who was born 16 August 1967 , London, England, UK. Is a member of the band Camp Freddy, and was a founding member of neo-glam group Nancy Boy along with Jason Nesmith.



#2 He’s got music and good-looks running through his veins

He is the son of pop singer Donovan Leitch (born Donovan Philips Leitch) and Enid Karl, –a model. He is older brother of actress Ione Skye Leitch and also has two half-sisters on his father’s side; Oriole Nebula and singer Astrella Celeste.

Donovan Leitch Ione Skye


#3 Made his first appearance on record as an infant

Little Donovan appeared on the opening sound of his father, Donovan’s “For Little Ones” album is of young Donovan crying.


#4 He is a Cali boy

After Leitch’s parents separated when he was three, he was raised by his mother in the Hollywood Hills of California.


#5 Gwyneth and Donovan have history together

The actress dated British actor Donovan in the 1990s


#6 Donovan has ties, he is a hubby and daddy!

Donovan is estranged from his wife of 10 years, 37-year-old model Kirsty Hume, with whom he has a daughter Violet Jean, born in March 2004.

#7 His wife is a Gwyneth Paltrow look-alike


Hume is a Scottish model who came to prominence in the fashion world in the 1990s, the couple tied the knot in Scotland in 1997.


#8 Donovan and Gwyneth might have rekindle their old flames.

The couple are pictured looking very cozy with the 46-year-old In The Crowd actor wrapping his arms around Gwyneth’s neck as they pulled in for a kiss.


#9 He has been close to the actress for decades

A spokesperson for the actress denied any romantic involvement between the pair, telling MailOnline: ‘Gwyneth has been close friends with Donovan for over 20 years.


#10 Some of his work includes

His filmography as director “ Last Party 2000 (2-Nov-2001)” and as actor includes:

Cherry (10-Dec-1999)
Big City Blues (14-Jun-1999)
The ’60s (7-Feb-1999)
Love Kills (1998)
One Night Stand (31-Aug-1997) · Kevin
I Shot Andy Warhol (20-Jan-1996)
Jack the Bear (2-Apr-1993)
Dark Horse (17-Jul-1992) · J. B. Hadley


You can find him on Twitter here.