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Kate Winslet

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Winslet at the premiere of Divergent in Westwood, California, March 2014

Kate Elizabeth Winslet, CBE (born 5 October 1975), is an English actress and singer. She is the recipient of an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, three Golden Globe Awards and a Grammy Award. She is the youngest person to acquire six Academy Award nominations, and is one of the few actresses to win three of the four major American entertainment awards (EGOT). In addition, she has won awards from the Screen Actors Guild, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association among others, and an Honorary César Award in 2012.

Fact file

  • Born: Kate Elizabeth Winslet 5 October 1975 (age 39) Reading, Berkshire, England
  • Occupation: Actress, singer
  • Years active: 1991–present
  • Spouse(s): Jim Threapleton (m. 1998–2001) Sam Mendes (m. 2003–11) Ned Rocknroll (m. 2012)
  • Children: 3
  • Awards: Full list

Read more about Kate Winslet at Wikipedia or at the Internet Movie Database

In the news

leobarraclough
Variety, 2020-06-26 19:45:28
Ellen Kuras, whose credits include “Ozark” and “Catch 22,” has come on board to direct Kate Winslet as Vogue cover model turned war correspondent Lee Miller. Joining them is screenwriter Liz Hannah (“The Post,” “Long Shot”). “Lee” follows Lee Miller as she travels to the frontlines of World War II ...

carolehorst
Variety, 2020-06-22 13:46:48
Writer/director Francis Lee’s 2017 feature debut, “God’s Own Country,” so impressed Kate Winslet and Saoirse Ronan that they agreed to five months of rehearsal before filming Lee’s second LGBT romantic drama, “Ammonite.” And the story of a 19th century paleontologist (Winslet) who falls in love with a married woman (Ronan) ...

davemcnaryvariety
Variety, 2020-05-12 15:00:33
Screen Media has bought North American rights, as well as select international territories, to “Blackbird,” a family drama starring Susan Sarandon, Kate Winslet and Rainn Wilson. Screen Media plans to release the film, which premiered at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival, in September. Screen Media acquired the film from ...

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