Kate Winslet: biography and latest news!

    Kate Winslet © Action Press
    Kate Winslet © Action Press

  • Occupation : actress
  • Real name: Kate Elizabeth Winslet
  • Sign : Balance
  • Date of birth: Sunday, October 05, 1975 (age: 45 years old)
  • Country : England

Kate Winslet was born on October 5, 1975 in England. Her parents are amateur actors, which puts the young Kate very early in contact with the profession.

She trained at the Redroofs Theatre School in Berkshire. Her first major roles in film were “Reasons and Feelings” in 1995 and of course “Titanic” in 1996. Kate then became an international star, driven by the immense success of one of the most profitable films of all time.

She continues her career by carefully choosing her roles. Thanks to her performance in “The Reader”, she received the Oscar for Best Actress in 2009. She is also noticed in her performance as an outmoded wife in the film “Noces rebelles” shot with Leonardo DiCaprio, her partner in “Titanic” and her best friend.

Kate Winslet has been married three times. With her first husband, Jim Threapleton, she had a daughter, Mia. Her second husband, Sam Mendes, directed her in “Rebellious Wedding”. Together they had a son, Joe.

Kate Winslet remarried in 2012 to Ned Rocknroll, son of businessman Richard Branson. On December 7, 2013 the actress gave birth to a little boy named Bear Blaze.