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About Kate Winslet

Kate Elizabeth Winslet (born: October 5, 1975) is an Oscar-winning English actress, famous for her role as Marianne Dashwood in Sense and Sensibility and as Rose DeWitt Bukater in Titanic.

In March 2010, Sam Mendes and Kate Winslet have parted ways. Their lawyers confirmed the separation in a statement.

Personal Biography

Relationships

Relationship with Jim Threapleton

Kate married Jim Threapleton. The two divorced in 2001 after a 3-year long married life. Kate has a daughter Mia.

Relationship with Sam Mendes

Kate married film director Sam Mendes but the couple have split in March 2010. For more information about their relationship, read Kate Winslet & Sam Mendes.

Relationship with Louis Dowler

After her split with her ex-husband Sam Mendes, Kate Winslet began dating Louis Dowler, a model. She was spotted leaving London's Groucho Club with Louis Dowler in August 2010. The relationship became more serious as Dowler confessed that he is happy with Kate Winslet. In November 2010, Winslet broke up with Dowler after she realized that said she wants to be alone.

Kids

Kate resisted nanny, chef to raise kids and though of looking after her kids herself. But in June 09, she admitted having chef and nanny for her kids, despite previously saying that she was trying to steer clear of having a nanny and a chef in order to give her children some normality.

Other Personal Information

Professional Biography

As an actress

In June 09, she appeared to be so sick of life in the spotlight that she is considering a hiatus from Hollywood.

In August 09, she signed to narrate a new documentary about an Icelandic mother trying to come to terms with her sons autism.

In February 2010, it is reported she will star in a five-hour Mildred Pierce miniseries for HBO.

Appearnace in Revolutionary Road

Winslet confessed that her steamy scene with DiCaprio in the movie was too weird and she couldnt wait it to end.

Appearance in The Reader

In order to ensure that Kate's body was consistent with the era projected in the film, the actress wore a pubic wig.

Appearance in Sense and Sensibility

Emma Thompson has revealed how she was caught up in a love triangle after her now husband Greg Wise courted Winslet for weeks during the filming of the movie.

Movies / Filmography

  • Sense and Sensibility, as Marianne Dashwood
  • Titanic, as Rose DeWitt Bukater
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, as Clementine Kruczynski
  • Little Children, as Sarah Pierce
  • Hamlet
  • Revolutionary Road
  • The Reader (2008), as Hanna Schmitz, Oscar-award winning role

Popular acting roles / movie scenes

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

About stripping on screen

Kate said she is not a porn star but stripping on screen is not a big deal and that Sam doesnt mind if it is vital to the role. In July 09, she insisted that she may not appear naked on-screen anymore because people have seen enough of her. She admitted that she doesnt mind people openly talking about her br*ts.

Other Professional Information

Kate Winslet in News

LANCOME and DELSEY Renew Partnership
DELSEY, www.delsey.com, the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, is partnering with Lancôme, the luxury beauty brand that is part of the L'Oreal group, for the second year in a row

POPSUGAR Announces 8th Annual POPSUGAR 100 Winners -- The Most Popular Celebrities of 2014
POPSUGAR, the leading online destination for the latest pop culture, entertainment and lifestyle content, today released the eighth annual POPSUGAR 100 winners -- the top 100 most popular celebrities and influencers of the year.

LANCOME Selects DELSEY
DELSEY, www.delsey.com, the iconic French luggage brand known for blending timeless quality and audacious design, is partnering with Lancôme, the luxury beauty brand that is part of the L'Oreal group. Their complimentary points-based loyalty program -- Lancôme Elite Rewards -- allows members to earn points every time they shop, connect and share, both in stores and online

Australia's Leading Beachfront Hotel - First Time in 20 Years for Sale
Australia's most unique, exclusive and beautiful beachfront hotel, Rae's on Wategos located at Byron Bay has been placed on the market for the first time in 20 years by entrepreneur Vincent Rae, set to be auctioned Friday October 26 at 2pm

When I go nude in films it empowers women, says Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet, who often tops sexiest actress polls, thinks that she looks no better than the average woman.

Lara Pulver 'offered swinger films' after nude scenes in Sherlock
Lara Pulver has revealed that she has received a flood of offers of parts in swinger flicks since stripping off in an episode of BBC1's 'Sherlock'.

Forget pear-shaped! Women now turning into apples
The figure of the average British woman is now more likely to resemble an apple than a pear - characterized by being round around the middle, a new study has revealed.

Kenneth Branagh and Kate Winslet get royal honours from Queen Elizabeth
Kenneth Branagh received a knighthood and Kate Winslet received a Commander of the Order of the British Empire, or CBE, in the queen's Birthday Honours List, that was published on Saturday.

Kate Winslet to receive CBE in Queen's Birthday Honours List
Kate Winslet will be receiving a CBE, 100 years after the sinking of the ship Titanic that helped make her famous, for her "significant contribution" to modern cinema.

Celine Dion admits Titanic song could make her sick just like Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet had admitted in March, that the Celine Dion song from the movie 'Titanic', that made her a household name, left her wanting to throw up.

New swimsuit 'allows girls to drop a dress size without going on diet'
Women, who are finding it tough to shed a few pounds before setting out on vacations, will be pleased by a new single-piece slim suit, which will make them look a whole size smaller.

Mick Jagger to host Saturday Night Live
Mick Jagger is set to host 'Saturday Night Live', after being a musical guest on the show twice before.

Being pear-shaped like Kate Winslet 'better for women than apple-shaped'
Women with pear-shaped figures like Kate Winslet are healthier than their apple-shaped counterparts, a new study has revealed.

'Top Gear's ex stunt rider chosen for latest Bond movie 'Skyfall'
Racing driver Ben Collins, who was 'Top Gear's The Stig, is working as a stuntman on the set of the new James Bond film 'Skyfall'.

'The Hunger Games' tops box office for 4th week in a row
'The Hunger Games' claimed the number 1 spot at the box office for the fourth consecutive weekend, becoming the first film since James Cameron's 'Avatar' to remain in the top position for this long.

Penelope Cruz finds love scene with Meryl Streep 'most interesting ever'
Penelope Cruz has described getting semi-n*ked and climbing on top of Meryl Streep, for a French Vogue photo shoot in 2010, as her best love scene.

'Hunger Games' crosses $300m mark at box office to top Easter weekend
The Hunger Games continued to reign at the weekend box office for a third straight time, grossing an estimated 33.5 million dollars.

Leonardo DiCaprio `glad he got out of` Titanic 3D premiere appearance
Leonardo DiCaprio was nowhere to be seen at the world premiere of 'Titanic 3D' in London on March 27 where Kate Winslet caught up with director James Cameron and co-star Billy Zane.

Leonardo DiCaprio 'couldn't stop laughing' over Titanic appearance
Leonardo DiCaprio was left in splits when he and director James Cameron sat down together to watch 'Titanic 3D'.

I've aged better than Leonardo DiCaprio, says Kate Winslet
Kate Winslet has said that her co-star in the 1997 hit 'Titanic' is "fatter" now while she's thinner.

Experience James Cameron’s Epic Masterpiece Like Never before When Titanic Comes Home for the First Time Ever on Blu-ray™ 2D and 3D
The two-billion-dollar box office phenomenon and winner of 11 Academy Awards®, TITANIC, makes its highly anticipated debut on Blu-ray 2D and 3D on September 14, 2012 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution

The Duchess is a dream to dress, says Brit designer Jenny Packham
Jenny Packham, who is quite excited about the rave reviews she received for the outfit she designed for Kate Winslet for the premiere of 'Titanic 3-D', believes that The Duchess of Cambridge is a delight as she is "a dream to dress".

Tennis star's tale of surviving Titanic tragedy released in tell all book
Former tennis champion Dick Williams' story of how he survived the Titanic tragedy in 1912 has been narrated in a new book.

'Finding Neverland' musical to debut in London next year
A stage show based on the 2004 flick 'Finding Neverland', which explores the inspiration behind the Peter Pan character, will debut in London next year.

James Cameron defends remaking Titanic as 3D film
James Cameron has defended his decision to remake his film Titanic in 3D, insisting that it is entirely 'valid'.

Colin Firth gets own wax figure at Madame Tussauds
Colin Firth has become the latest star to find a place in Madame Tussauds museum.

Kate Winslet's ex-boyfriend claims he was 'not treated well'
Kate Winslet's former lover, Louis Dowler, is yet to come to terms with the break up and the way he was so brutally discarded.

Kate Winslet prefers understated looks to glam
Kate Winslet has revealed that she prefers the understated look as compared to the glamorous one.

Kate Winslet likes 'understated' glamour
Kate Winslet says glamour is all about being "understated".

Sir Richard Branson invites Kate Winslet to see Titanic prow for real
Kate Winslet is set to see the doomed ship 'Titanic' for real - courtesy of billionaire Sir Richard Branson.

Kate Winslet keen on moving in with new beau
Kate Winslet, who presently shares a 2.2million-dollar New York apartment with ex-husband Sam Mendes, now looks forward for a live-in relationship with new beau Ned Rocknroll.

Kate Winslet loves wearing clothes that flatter her curvy figure
Kate Winslet, who "enjoys" having a curvy figure, has revealed that she makes sure she wears clothes that flatter her hour-glass shape.

Posh lauds Becks during teary acceptance of British Fashion Award
Victoria Beckham, who recently bagged British Fashion Award for best designer brand, had a special thanks reserved for hubby David Beckham, who provided her with the much-needed courage to become a successful fashion designer.

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