Kate Winslet is an English actor who was catapulted into global fame following her performance in Titanic in 1997. She is known for portraying strong-willed, dynamic characters, often in independent films in period dramas such as Quills and Iris. Some of Winslet’s most prominent roles have been in the following: Finding Neverland, Little Children, Revolutionary Road, The Reader, the Divergent series, Steve Jobs, Mildred Pierce, and Mare of Easttown.
- Full name: Kate Elizabeth Winslet
- Birthday: Oct. 5, 1975
- Height: 5’7″
- Hometown: Reading, Berkshire, England
- Net worth: $65 million
- Relationship status: Married Edward Abel Smith in 2012; Sam Mendes (2003-2011); Jim Threapleton (1998-2001)
- Kids: Joe Mendes, Mia Honey Threapleton, Bear Blaze Winslet
- Fun facts: Her first acting gig was when she starred in a commercial for Sugar Puffs at age 11; her kids call Leonardo DiCaprio “Uncle Leo”; Winslet was offered the role of Eowyn in Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, but she turned it down.