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Gwyneth Paltrow's VIP list does not include a man named Nickolaos Gavrilis.
While in the midst of "consciously uncoupling," the 41-year-old has additional drama to deal with. According to legal papers obtained by "The Insider With Yahoo," Paltrow has secured a temporary restraining order against Gavrilis, a Texas man who has been "stalking and harassing" her on "two continents" and fraudulently gained access to her London home.
The document was filed in Superior Court of California on April 18 and details a nearly two-year history of alleged stalking. The first incident took place on Sept. 26, 2012, when Gavrilis talked his way into the London home Paltrow and Chris Martin shared with their two children, "falsely claiming he had a business appointment with her."
According to the longtime head of Paltrow's security team, Terry Abbott, Gavrilis claimed he wrote the scripts for "Iron Man" and "Avengers" and gave them to the Oscar winner, so she "owed him money." The 45-year-old man was given a harassment warning order, preventing him from returning to the house or contacting her.
He didn't follow orders to stay away. On April 26, 2013, he returned to the London home, but was denied access that time. Then, nearly a year later — on April 4 of this year — he turned up at the Los Angeles home she shares with her children and made another unsuccessful attempt to see her.
Despite a warning by the Los Angeles Police Department to stay away from Paltrow, six days later, he showed up outside Tracy Anderson's Studio, where she works out. Abbott approached Gavrilis and claimed, "He looked [and] smelled as if he had not washed in several days." That's when they decided to file for the restraining order.
The paperwork also notes that Gavrilis frequently posts on Paltrow's Facebook page — messages ranging from "love you" to "b---h."
Per the temporary order, Gavrilis, who was previously convicted of harassment in Texas in 2012, must stay away from Paltrow, her soon-to-be ex-husband, and their two children, Apple, 9, and Moses, 8. That includes homes, cars, places of business, schools, and the like.
It's been a stressful month for the blonde, who announced her split from the Coldplay singer on March 25 after 10 years of marriage. The pair was on a family trip in the Exuma Islands when the breakup news broke, so it was likely upon her return from that getaway when Gavrilis appeared at her L.A. abode.
A court date for the matter is set for May 12. However, it remains to be seen if Gavrilis will be there as "his current whereabouts are unknown," according to Abbott.