Kate Winslet Short Bio
Kate Elizabeth Winslet is English actress and singer, the daughter of Sally Anne and Roger John Winslet, who was born in Reading, Berkshire. Her mom is barmaid and her father is a swimming pool contractor. She has Libra sun sign and was educated at the Redroofs Theatre School,in Maidenhead, Berkshire.
Kate Winslet Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||5 October 1975|
|Age||38 years old|
|Eye Color||Light Brown|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Hip Size||36 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||64 kg or 139 pounds|
Kate Winslet Career
She began her career as an actress by appeared in BBC children’s science fiction serial Dark Season, the sitcom Get Back,and the medical drama Casualty. She made a breakthrough in front of camera while portrayed Juliet Hulme, in the Peter Jackson’s Heavenly Creatures . She also began her career as singer by sang a single a ccapela debut “Sono Andati”, that become the features for the film. She then continued stole people attention when portrayed Lucy Steele in the adaptation of Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility, that earn her a BAFTA and a Screen Actors’ Guild Award, and nominations for both an Academy Award and a Golden Globe.In 1996, Kate Winslet appeared in two films Jade and Hamlet though both received negative acclaim.
Kate Winslet rose to stardom when she was portrayed Rose DeWitt Bukater in the 1997 American epic romantic disaster film Titanic. The film not only commercially success and was named as the highest-grossing film of all time but also named her as on of best actress till now. Her acting received positive review and she then compared to legendary actress Audrey Hepburn. Apart from Titanic, Kate Winslet appeared in some films that not too famous like Hideous Kinky, Shakespeare in Love , Anna and the King and Holy Smoke!. She get the success for her role in the film Enigma, The Life of David Gale, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and also Finding Neverland.
In 2007, she meet Leonardo DiCaprio again in the film Revolutionary Road. Kate Winslet received several accolades like an Emmy Award, a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film, and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie for her performance in the HBO miniseries Mildred Pierce. She also earned her tenth Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama through her role in Labor Day. In 2014, Kate Winselt again stole people attention when portraying the antagonist Jeanine Matthews in the film Divergent. Some upcoming projects in the future for Kate Winslet in several films like Alan Rickman’s period drama A Little Chaos, John Hillcoat’s crime-thriller drama Triple Nine, reprise her role in the next trilogy of Divergent; Insurgent and in Jocelyn Moorhouse’s The Dressmaker.
Kate Winslet Controversies
Winslet never make any big scandal that can ruin her life or career. But Kate Winslet sometimes received critics about her body weight. But this woman said that never allow Hollywood to dictate her weight.
Kate Winslet Dating
From 1991 to 1995, she was dated English actor and writer Stephen Tredre. Latter she dated and married to film director Jim Threapleton. Their daughter Mia Honey Threapleton, born in 2000 in London. Latter in 2001, the coup;le agreed to ended their marriage.She latter dated and remarried to English stage and film director Sam Mendes on 24 May 2003 on the island of Anguilla. The couple blessed with son named Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes, who was born on 22 December 2003. After seven years together, the couple divorce in March 2010. After that she was involved in short time relationship with Louis Dowler from August 2010 – November 2010. Kate Winslet then dated Businessman Ned Rocknroll and marrying him in December 2012. The couple has son named Bear Winslet who was born on December 7, 2013.