Kate Winslet - Bio, Net Worth, Married, Spouse, Family, Relationships, Age, Parents, Nationality, Career, Facts, Wiki, Height, Awards, Movies, Kids
Kate Winslet is an English actress. She was raised in a family of actors. She is also known as Kate Elizabeth Winslet, The English Rose, Corset Kate. She started acting at the age of 7. She also won the best actress Oscar for The Reader. She has also received several Golden Globes, including wins for Revolutionary Road, Mildred Pierce, and Steve Jobs. She is the youngest person to accrue six Academy Award nominations and won the Academy Award for Best Actress for The Reader (2008).
What is Kate Winslet famous for?
- Kate Elizabeth Winslet is an English actress and occasional singer. She started her acting career at an early age. She has received multiple awards and nominations. She was known from the movie Titanic. She won the best actress Oscar for the Reader.
Where is Kate Winslet from?
Kate Elizabeth was born on 5 October 1975, in Reading, United Kingdom. Winslet studied drama at the Redroofs Theatre School. She was raised in a family of actors. Her mother's name is Sally Bridges and her father's name is Roger Winslet. Her mother worked as a nanny and waitress, and her father, a struggling actor, took laboring jobs to support the family. Her grandparents are Linda Bridges and Oliver Bridges, they both were actors and ran the Reading Repertory Theatre Company. Winslet has two sisters, Anna and Beth, both of them are actresses, and she has a younger brother, Joss. Winslet attended St Mary and All Saints' Church of England primary school. She had left high school to begin pursuing an acting career. She left school at 16 and I went to work in a delicatessen to save money to get the train to London to go on auditions. Her nationality is the United kingdom. Her zodiac sign is Libra.
What does Kate Winslet do?
Kate Elizabeth started acting at an early age. Winslet was 17 years old when she starred in her first movie, Heavenly Creatures, in 1994. In 1995 she attracted more attention with her next role in the film adaptation of the Jane Austen novel Sense and Sensibility. The film was written by actress Emma Thompson and directed by Ang Lee. In 1997 she played a leading role in the movie Titanic, the director was James Cameron’s. By this movie, she became the International start and receive the second Oscar nomination. After that, she turned down the lead roles in both Shakespeare in Love (1998) and Anna and the King (1999) in order to play adventurous soul searchers in Hideous Kinky (1998) and Holy Smoke (1999).
In 2000 she returned to a period drama with the film Quills, a movie about the French novelist Marquis de Sade. She lent her voice to the animated British feature A Christmas Carol in 2001. A song from the movie, "What If," Winslet was the lead vocalist and became a Top 10 single in Britain, and the same year she played movie Iris, it was the most notable film of that year. By that movie, Winslet and a co-star both earned nominations for playing different versions of the same character. That same year, Winslet co-starred as a code-breaker in the World War II-era spy drama Enigma (2002). In 2004 she played in two movies Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and, Finding Neverland. In 2006 she played in the movie Little Children and again she earned another Academy Award nomination for this film.
In 2008 she played in Revolutionary Road and The Reader. She received the Best Actress Oscar for the drama The Reader. In 2011, Winslet won a Golden Globe and an Emmy Award for her starring role in the miniseries Mildred Pierce. In 2013 she played with Josh Brolin in Labour Day. She earning a Golden Globe nomination for best actress in a drama. In 2015 she also starred as Apple executive Joanna Hoffman in the biopic Steve Jobs and in 2016 Winslet was awarded a Golden Globe for her portrayal of Apple marketing executive Joanna Hoffman in Steve Jobs. she also received an Oscar nomination, overall she won seventh Oscar nomination, for her performance.
Kate Winslet Husband
At the age of 28, she started dating the actor-writer Stephen Treder, and she used to live with him in London. They separated in 1995, but they remained close until he died of bone cancer two years later. A year after his death she met Jim Threapleton on the set of Hideous Kinky, in which he was an assistant director. They married in November 1998 and gave birth to their daughter, Mia, in 2000. she had lost control of her instincts during this period and they divorced in 2001. Later on, she married director Sam Mendes and gave birth to their son Joe. In 2010 they announced their separation and were divorced a year later. After that, she met Edward Abel Smith and they married in 2012. Smith became her third husband. They had their son Bear.
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Kate Winslet net worth
Kate Winslet is an English actress and occasional singer. She is an International star whose net worth is $65 million.
Kate Winslet height
The 44-year-old actress, Kate Winslet has a tall height of 5ft 6inc. She has an average body build which weighs 185 pounds. Similarly, this actress has strawberry blonde color hair and has blue eyes color. Her breast size is 37 inches, waist size is 26 inc, hip size is 36inc. Her shoe size is 11.