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Kate Elizabeth Winslet

Updated on February 3, 2015

Kate Winslet

Kate Elizabeth Winslet is an English film actress. She was born on 5. 10. 1975 in Reading, Berkshire in England.

Kate Winslet is most known as main female actress in movie Titanic from 1997 as Rose Dewitt Bukater.

Three other most known movies are: Sense and Sensibility (1995) where she was Marianne Dashwood, Heavenly Creatures as Juliet Hulme and The Reader, where she played Hanna Schmitz, a tram conductor.

She won Oscar as Best Actress for he rorle in the Reader.

Kate Winslet

Awards and nominations

Kate Winslet has won an Academy Award - Oscar - for Best Actress for her role as Hanna Schmitz in The Reader.

Kate Winslet also won two Golden Globe Awards in the same year:
-as Best Actress (Drama) for movie Revolutionary Road
-Best Supporting Actress for The Reader

She has won two BAFTA Awards:
-Best Actress for The Reader
-Best Supporting Actress for Sense and Sensibility (1995)

She has already had six Academy Award nominations, seven Golden Globe nominations, and seven BAFTA nominations.
She is the youngest person with six Academy Award nominations.

Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet on the golden Globe Award
Kate Winslet on the golden Globe Award

Kate Winslet - Filmography

2009 - The Reader
2009 - Revolutionary Road
2005 - Finding Neverland
2003 - The Life Of David Gale
1998 - Titanic
2006 - All The King's Men
2006 - Little Children
2006 - The Holiday
2005 - Romance & Cigarettes
2004 - Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
2001 - Christmas Carol: The Movie
2001 - Enigma
2001 - Iris
2000 - Quills
1999 - Faeries
1999 - Holy Smoke!
1998 - Hideous Kinky
1996 - Hamlet
1996 - Jude
1995 - A Kid In King Arthur's Court
1995 - Sense And Sensibility
1994 - Heavenly Creatures

Movie Titanic

Titanic is a fictional romantic movie. It talks about a rich girl and poor boy. They meet on the voyage of the Titanic - ship of dreams - to America.

Poor artist named Jack Dawson (leonardo di Caprio) and a rich girl Rose DeWitt Bukator (Kate Winslet) fall in love, but fairytale turns into a drama after Titanic starts to sink.

Rose is rescued by Carpathia, but Jack dies in cold water of North Atlantic.

The Titanic Movie Trailer

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Movie - Sense and Sensibility

Kate Winslet plays Marianne Dashwood, one of three daugthers of Ms Dashwood.

She met Colonel Brandon who fell in love with her at first sight, but he has a competitor John Willoughby. But John moved to London and leave Marianne with broken heart.

One day, she travel to London only to find out, that he engaged there with very wealthy Miss Grey.

On the way home, Marianne walked couple of miles in the rain. Colonel Brandon rescued her, but she got siriously ill. After nursed back to health, she falls in love with Colonel Brandon and marries him.

Kate Winslet winning Best Actress for "The Reader"

Kate Winslet

Movie - The Reader

Germany - after World war II. Older woman Hanna helps Young Michael Berg and sun they are in passionate affair.

Michael reads to Hanna from the books: Huck Finn, The Odyssey and The Lady with the Little Dog. One day Hanna dissapears and leave frustrated Micheal alone.

After eight years they met again. Michael observes as student war crime trials and Hanna is one of the accused.

The Reader - Kate Winslet talks about the Movie

Kate Winslet - Heavenly Creatures

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    • epigramman profile image

      epigramman 7 years ago

      .....actually she's quite a brilliant actress - she can play any character .....and judging by that picture of her - here at your hub - it's certainly a good day to be a man!!!!

    • Denise Handlon profile image

      Denise Handlon 7 years ago from North Carolina

      I like her. Thanks for the info.

    • Matej profile image

      Matej 7 years ago

      Kate Winslet seems like a nice down-to-earth actor.