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Kate… a Stunning iCON

ranging from elation, pride, anger and sadness

Kate Winslet was born at 7:15 am-BST on October 5, 1975, in Reading, Berkshire, England. She started acting at age 7. She starred on the British stage until the mid-1990s.In 1997 she had the lead in Titanic, which propelled her to international stardom. She was just seven when she worked in British plays. She was flawless even then as she is now. Her acting skills have also won her lots of accolades at the theater.Her parents are Sally Anne , a barmaid, and Roger John Winslet, a swimming pool contractor.Winslet was well on her way to establishing herself as a prominent English actress.

Kate missed the premier of the movie ‘Titanic’. She had a very true reason behind it. She attended the funeral of her first boyfriend Steffen Tredre. Oh! That was surely a hard time for her.

She appeared in her first television advertisement for Sugar Puffs cereal at the age of 12. Winslet’s great performances are in Iris (2001), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Finding Neverland (2004), Little Children (2006), Revolutionary Road (2008), The Dressmaker (2015), and Steve Jobs (2015). Film critic David Edelstein described her as “the best English-speaking film actress of her generation”.

Winslet supports ageing naturally and has always spoken against plastic surgery and botox.Winslet has graced the cover of over 300 magazines around the world.She has felt older than she really is since her early teen years.

Kate Winslet is considered one of her generation’s leading actress. She won an Emmy for playing herself in the Britishshow Extras.Kate comes from a rather dramatic family.Her father and mother were actors.

WOW! it’s different, Winslet’s favorite shoes to wear are boots. She says she feels more grounded when she wears them.

She won: one Oscar, four Golden Globes, and three BAFTA awards.1997 film Titanic for her role as Rose DeWitt Bukater / Dawson. It was a blockbuster superhit worldwide. She got nominated for 15 awards out of which she won 4.Kate Winslet keeps her Oscar in the bathroom so people will make up thank you speeches while “taking care of business.”

Kate has also worked as an assistant director in 1998 film Hideous Kinky.She was selected as a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2012.she doesn’t want to live in Los Angeles. She currently lives in West Wittering, Sussex, UK.

In 2012 at Buckingham Palace, Winslet was awarded a very prestigious honor by Queen Elizabeth II herself, a CBE Award. The Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, and the accolade was given for outstanding “services rendered to drama.”

Winslet said: “I do tend to find myself drawn to strong characters; 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. These are the things that fascinate me.”


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