In 1997 Winslet became an international star with the release of director James Cameron’s Titanic, an epic that innovatively blended a conventional romantic story line with the large-scale computer-generated special effects normally reserved for action movies. Omissions? [200] In 2015, Winslet lent her support to the UNICEF campaign World's Largest Lesson, which creates awareness among children about sustainable development and global citizenship. Kate Elizabeth Winslet Bio, Age, Marriage, Husband, Children, Net Worth, Career Height, Married Facts, and Life Story! By signing up for this email, you are agreeing to news, offers, and information from Encyclopaedia Britannica. [191][192] As the brand ambassador of the luxury brands Lancôme and Longines, Winslet partnered with these companies to raise awareness and funds for the foundation. [85] With a box office gross of US$116 million, Finding Neverland became her most widely seen film since Titanic. Kate Winslet said there was 'something wonderful' about the love scene she shared with Saoirse Ronan in her new film, but she denied that it was in any way 'controversial'. [40] Despite the acclaim, Jude and Hamlet earned little at the box office. [112] Winslet was unable to sympathise with Schmitz and struggled to play the part honestly without humanising her actions. The film became Winslet's biggest commercial success in nine years, grossing over US$205 million worldwide. While filming, an off-hand comment from the director Diarmuid Lawrence about the likeness between her and the actress who played her mother prompted Winslet to lose weight. Winslet's role was that of fictional architect Sabine de Barra, a character she believed had overcome extreme grief and hardship like herself. [41][42], Winslet was keen on playing Rose DeWitt Bukater, a socialite aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic, in James Cameron's epic romance Titanic (1997). She has a child from each marriage. [83][84][85] She has credited the film with marking a turning point in her career and prompting directors to offer her a wide variety of parts. [130] They both received Golden Globe nominations for it. [13] She worked simultaneously with the Starmaker Theatre Company in Reading. [239] She received an apology and a payout of £25,000. [205] Winslet teamed with Lancôme and the National Literacy Trust in 2018 to launch a programme that aims to educate underprivileged women in the UK. [50][55] The film required her to perform explicit sex scenes with her co-star Harvey Keitel, and featured a scene in which her character appears naked and urinates on herself. [156][219] The couple married in New York in December 2012, and their son, Bear, was born the following year. She has won a Grammy Award, an Academy Award, three Golden Globe Awards, and an Emmy Award. Her birth sign Libra. Kate Winslet, Actress: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind. https://www.factinate.com/people/40-fascinating-facts-kate-winslet Describing Adele's characterisation as having "more vulnerability than strength", Winslet found her a departure from the strong-willed women she typically played. [156], Winslet has said she is interested in playing "angst-ridden women" with strong dispositions masking flaws and insecurities,[108][169] and that she connects with "women who are either finding their way out of a situation, looking for love, having some struggle within love, or questioning the big things in life". 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[44] Leonardo DiCaprio featured as her love interest, Jack. [4][5] Her maternal grandparents were both actors and ran the Reading Repertory Theatre Company. She participated in over 20 of their stage productions, but was rarely selected as the lead due to her weight. Kate Winslet’s Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements Kate Winslet was born on 5 October 1975 and currently as of 2020, she is 45 years old. Kate Winslet entered the Redroofs Theater School at the age of eleven to begin her training as an actress. Children:-Bear Blaze Winslet. She became internationally known in her Oscar-nominated roles as the adorable Rose in the 1997 iconic blockbuster Titanic along with Leonardo DiCaprio. [103] She played Iris, a Briton who temporarily exchanges homes with an American (played by Cameron Diaz) during the Christmas holiday season. [150] The project was shot in the Australian desert and Winslet found it difficult to wear couture dresses in the harsh weather. [169] Three years later, she expressed regret over working with both Allen and Roman Polanski. She began performing at an early age, taking small parts in commercials, television shows, and stage plays. [117] Exhausted by the media attention during this period, Winslet took two years off work until she was ready to creatively engage again. It is about the titular heroine (Winslet), a divorcée during the Great Depression struggling to establish a restaurant business while yearning for the respect of her narcissistic daughter (played by Evan Rachel Wood). Education. We quote the odd Titanic line to each other. [116] She won a Golden Globe Award for each of these films, and for the latter, she was awarded the Academy Award and BAFTA Award for Best Actress. [144] Catherine Shoard of The Guardian took note of the "emotional honesty" Winslet brought to her part, but criticised the implausibility of her role. [4][5] When she was five, Winslet made her first stage appearance as Mary in her school's production of the Nativity. [6] When Winslet was 10, her father severely injured his foot in a boating accident and found it harder to work, leading to more financial hardships for the family. Kate Winslet Body Measurements are 37-26-36 Inches including Her Bra Size 34C, Waist Size 26 Inches and Hip Size 36 Inches. Kate Winslet: biography Kate Winslet is a British film and theatre actress, a singer. Winslet is the recipient of various accolades, including three British Academy Film Awards, and is among the few performers to have won Academy, Emmy, and Grammy Awards. [61][62] Hailing her as the "most daring actress working today", James Greenberg of Los Angeles magazine praised Winslet for "continuing to explore the bounds of sexual liberation". In The Reader (2008), Winslet explored the ethical complexities of the Holocaust as an illiterate concentration camp guard. [64] The following year, she played a fictitious mathematician involved in the cracking of the Enigma ciphers in Michael Apted's espionage thriller Enigma. [48] Against expectations, Titanic went on to become the highest-grossing film of all time to that point, earning over US$2 billion in box-office receipts worldwide,[44][49] and established Winslet as a global star. She agreed to the project to work with the director Alan Parker, whom she admired, and believed the film raised pertinent questions about capital punishment. Kate started her career from television but her debut in film industry was from a movie named Heavenly Creatures in 1994. Despite her reluctance to star in another period piece, Winslet agreed to the project after empathising with Sylvia's love for her children. Let us know if you have suggestions to improve this article (requires login). [101] With another Academy Award for Best Actress nomination, Winslet, at 31, became the youngest performer to accrue five Oscar nominations. She played a satirical version of herself in it—an actress, who in an effort to win an Oscar, takes the role of a nun in a Holocaust film. [42][157][158] Peter Howell of the Toronto Star commended her for finding "strength and grace" in her part, and Gregory Ellwood of HitFix thought she had improved on Hoffman's characterisation. [186] The same year, hand-made envelopes designed by Winslet were auctioned for the "Pushing the Envelope" campaign created by the National Literacy Trust. [12][209] Winslet skipped the premiere of Titanic to attend his funeral. Her transformation into writer Iris Murdoch in Iris (2001) won her further accolades, including Oscar and Golden Globe nominations. [60][92] Winselt is the recipient of four Golden Globe Awards from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, winning Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for The Reader and Steve Jobs, Best Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama for Revolutionary Road, and Best Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture – Television for Mildred Pierce. [6] Jackson filmed in the real murder locations, and the experience left Winslet traumatised. [171], Woody Allen's Wonder Wheel, a drama set in 1950s Coney Island, was Winslet's final release of 2017. [177] She dropped out of Wes Anderson's The French Dispatch to have more preparation time for the project. [100] A. O. Scott of The New York Times wrote that Winslet successfully "registers every flicker of Sarah's pride, self-doubt and desire, inspiring a mixture of recognition, pity and concern". [99] Scenes requiring her to be hostile towards the child actress playing her daughter proved unsettling for her. [152] The film emerged as one of the highest-grossing Australian films of all time, but earned little elsewhere. [91] She received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series nomination. In the 2010s, Winslet played a single mother in 1930s America in the miniseries Mildred Pierce (2011), joined the Divergent film series, and portrayed Joanna Hoffman in Steve Jobs (2015). [239], Winslet was named one of the most beautiful people in the world by People magazine in 2005. [168][169] It featured Idris Elba and her as two strangers who crash land on an icy and isolated mountain range. [4] Drawn to parts that are in tandem with her personal struggles at certain points in her life,[6] she finds it difficult to detach herself from her roles, saying that "you have to confront your true feelings every single day. [4][118] A short part that she had filmed four years earlier for the anthology film Movie 43 was her sole screen appearance of 2012, and it spawned the worst reviews of her career. She turned to lighter matters with the romantic comedy The Holiday (2006) and Flushed Away (2006), a computer-animated adventure for which she provided the voice of a rat. [118], Winslet returned to acting with the five-part HBO miniseries Mildred Pierce (2011), an adaptation of James M. Cain's novel from the director Todd Haynes. Winslet is the recipient of several accolades, including three British Academy Film Awards, and is among the few performers to have won Academy, Emmy, and Grammy Awards. 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"Kate Winslet on Woody Allen, 'Wonder Wheel' and the 20th Anniversary of 'Titanic, "Review: 'Wonder Wheel,' Woody Allen's Coney Island Memory Palace", "Kate Winslet, Unfiltered: 'Because Life Is F–king Short, "Why are Rosamund Pike and Kate Winslet stuck in the CGI Moominvalley? She was born on October 5, 1975 at Reading, United Kingdom. Keen to play Jobs's marketing chief and confidante Joanna Hoffman, she sent a picture of herself dressed as Hoffman to the film's producer. Kate Winslet: her birthday, what she did before fame, her family life, fun trivia facts, popularity rankings, and more. [66], The biopic Iris (2001) featured Winslet and Judi Dench as the novelist Iris Murdoch at different ages. 58 ugly. Despite their 19 year age difference, Kate — who is mom to kids Mia, 20, Joe, 17, and Bear, 7 — had no qualms about stripping down with Saorise. Impressed by her reading, Thompson cast her in the much larger part of the recklessly romantic teenager Marianne Dashwood. [139], The novelty of playing a villainous part drew Winslet to Jeanine Matthews in the science fiction film Divergent (2014). They filmed in the mountains of Western Canada at 10,000 feet above sea level where the temperature was well below freezing. Scroll down to see full details about Kate Winslet. [187] Winslet was one of the celebrities to participate in a 2007 auction to raise funds for the Afghanistan Relief Organization. Kate Elizabeth Winslet CBE (born 5 October 1975) is an English actress. Winslet solidified her burgeoning reputation for taking period roles by portraying Ophelia in Kenneth Branagh’s production of Hamlet (1996). To educate herself on the stigma of illiteracy, she spent time with students at the Literacy Partners, an organisation that teaches adults to read and write. The school also functioned as an agency and took students to London to audition for acting jobs. [54] Based on the semi-autobiographical novel by Esther Freud, Hideous Kinky tells the story of a single British mother yearning for a new life in 1970s Morocco. Winslet then starred in another literary adaptation, Jude (1996), which was based on Thomas Hardy’s novel Jude the Obscure (1895). [104] The critic Justin Chang thought the film was formulaic yet pleasing, and took note of Winslet's radiance and charm. They separated in 1995, but they remained close until he died of bone cancer two years later. Her parents are Junior actors, which puts young Kate very early in the business. She turned down the offer but began dating him. She made her film debut playing a teenage murderess in Heavenly Creatures (1994), and received her first BAFTA Award for playing Marianne Dashwood in Sense and Sensibility (1995). [124], The ensemble thriller Contagion from Steven Soderbergh was Winslet's first film release of 2011. She is known for her portrayals of angst-ridden women, typically in period dramas and tragedies. Her first major role was in director Peter Jackson’s drama Heavenly Creatures (1994). [5], A year after Tredre's death, Winslet met Jim Threapleton on the set of Hideous Kinky, in which he was an assistant director. [43], Winslet's weight fluctuations over the years have been well documented by the media. In the biopic Ammonite (2020), Winslet played English fossil hunter Mary Anning. [6] She turns down jobs that take her away from her children for long periods, and likes to schedule her film commitments around their school holidays. As with her Heavenly Creatures part, Winslet's roles in these films were those of women with a "mad edge". Born in Reading, Berkshire, Winslet studied drama at the Redroofs Theatre School. [140] Richard Lawson of Vanity Fair compared the film unfavourably to The Hunger Games, and thought Winslet was underutilised in it. She almost drowned, caught influenza, suffered from hypothermia, and had bruises on her arms and knees. [151] Despite disliking the film, Robert Abele of the Los Angeles Times commended Winslet for underplaying her over-the-top part. He was a research editor with Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. from 2008 to 2016 and worked on Britannica Blog from 2010... (From left) Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, and James Cameron on the set of the film, Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet in James Cameron's. Winslet's character was vastly expanded from a subsidiary love-interest in the novel it was based on to a prominent code-breaker in the film. [110], To avoid a scheduling conflict with Revolutionary Road, Winslet turned down an offer to star in The Reader. [197] For her work with the Golden Hat Foundation, Winslet received Spain's Yo Dona award for Best Humanitarian Work. She played Ginny, a temperamental housewife having an affair with a lifeguard (played by Justin Timberlake). [33] Winslet, aged 20, was intimidated by the experience of performing Shakespeare with established actors such as Branagh and Julie Christie, saying the job required a level of intellect that she thought she did not possess. [86] It is about the relationship between J. M. Barrie (played by Johnny Depp) and the Llewelyn Davies boys, which inspired Barrie to write Peter Pan; Winslet played the boys' mother, Sylvia. [73] Mick LaSalle thought the film had muddled the subject and disliked both the film and Winslet's performance. Kate Winslet – Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Biography & More. [170] Moira Macdonald of The Seattle Times thought the duo's charisma and chemistry had enhanced a mediocre film. Maron asked, to which Winslet responded, "Yeah exactly." She later won the Oscar for her performance in The Reader (2008). [165] Writing for New York magazine, Emily Yoshida dismissed the film as a vacuous remake of A Christmas Carol and stated that Winslet had "never looked more painted and tired". [63] She received a SAG Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. She made her film debut in the New Zealand psychological thriller film Heavenly Creatures in 1994. [45][46] David Ansen, writing for Newsweek, praised Winslet for capturing her character's zeal with delicacy,[47] and Mike Clark of USA Today considered her to be the film's prime asset. Kate Winslet: Kate Winslet 2017-ben: Életrajzi adatok: Születési név: Kate Elizabeth Winslet: Született: 1975. október 5. [134][135] She was reluctant to accept Jason Reitman's offer to star in his 2013 film adaptation of Joyce Maynard's novel Labor Day, but agreed after Reitman postponed the production for a year to accommodate Winslet's commitment to her children. [43] Hailing Winslet as "the best English-speaking film actress of her generation", David Edelstein of New York magazine wrote that "there isn't a banal moment in Winslet's performance—not a gesture, not a word". She was cast as a disease detective for the CDC, and she modelled her role on Anne Schuchat, the director of the NCIRD. Again demonstrating a proclivity for idiosyncratic choices, Winslet portrayed a woman who has the memories of a painful relationship erased by a new medical procedure in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), earning her yet another Academy Award nomination. Actress Kate Winslet Kate Winslet Bio / Wiki : Kate Elizabeth Winslet is An English Actress. She is also famous from other names as The English Rose, Corset Kate. Winslet’s turn as Marianne Dashwood, a young woman set financially and romantically adrift by the circumstances of her father’s death, brought her to the attention of a larger audience and earned her an Academy Award nomination for best supporting actress. She played a single mother who develops a relationship with an escaped convict in Labor Day (2013). Winslet studied in St. Marys and All Saints’ Church of England primary school. [118][229] Her Steve Jobs director Danny Boyle has identified a willingness in Winslet to avoid typecasting and has said that she takes an effort "to reposition directors' and producers' perspective on her" to allow herself to be challenged as an artist. [119] She was disturbed and upset by the story, and was particularly fascinated by the complex relationship between the mother-daughter pair. Kate Winslet missed the premier of the movie Titanic to attend the funeral of a close friend. [83] The film received negative reviews for its lack of political insight and narrative cohesiveness, and failed to recoup its US$55 million investment. Her career began two years later in an advertising spot for English television. [240] Her beauty and sex appeal have been picked up by several other publications, including Harper's Bazaar, Who, and Empire magazines. Kate Winslet English actress and singer – Kate Winslet was born in Reading (historic market town in England) on October 5th, 1975 and is 45 years old today. [255][256][257] She is among the few actresses to have won three of the four major American entertainment awards (EGOT). Kate Winslet began studying drama at the age of 11 at The Redroofs Theatre School, a co-educational independent school in Maidenhead, Berkshire, UK, where she was head girl.. [4] A scene in the film required her to make a pie, for which she drew upon her baking experience from Mildred Pierce. Winslet collaborated closely with Fassbender, and their off-screen relationship mirrored the collegial dynamic between Jobs and Hoffman. Winslet was raised in a family of actors. I am Rose! [109][118] Describing Winslet as plain-spoken, Krista Smith of Vanity Fair believes that despite her stardom she is unpretentious. [156][226] A journalist for Elle believes her choices reflect the "soul and attitude of a jobbing actress, trapped in the body of a movie star". [9][10] She said she did not let this defeat her. [50][56] David Rooney of Variety wrote, "Showing the kind of courage few young thesps would be capable of and an extraordinary range [...] from animal cunning to unhinged desperation, [Winslet] holds nothing back. She prepared for the part by reading the transcripts of the girls' murder trial, their letters and diaries, and interacted with their acquaintances. In Little Children (2006) she appeared as a housewife whose frustration with the tedium of her suburban existence results in an adulterous affair. In 1995 Winslet appeared in an adaptation of the Jane Austen novel Sense and Sensibility; the film was written by actress Emma Thompson and directed by Ang Lee. [174], In 2009, Forbes reported her annual salary to be US$2 million, a majority of that stemming from her endorsement deals. While holidaying at Richard Branson’s estate on Necker Island in 2011, Winslet met his nephew Edward Abel Smith during a house fire. [178] For much of the filming, she lived in isolation in a rented cottage in Dorset, where the film was shot, to get into her character's headspace. [234] Winslet said the alterations were made without her consent. [6], Winslet was paid £6 million to star in her next release of the year, the drama Finding Neverland. 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