Kate Winslet Interesting Facts & Must know fun Things/Trivia –
1. Kate is highly multi-talented. In addition to her acting abilities, she can sing too! In the year 2001, she had a song recorded with What If, it became a hit and climbed to 6th position at the Xmas charts of that year. It later became the theme song of the animated movie ‘A Christmas Carol’, which was based on Charles Dickens’ novel. She also gave voice to the character Belle in the same movie.
2. In April 2007, for her modesty, her name was included in the US Weekly’s list of Hollywood Celebrities with Lack of Ego.
3. She also likes to involve her in social work, she helped Paint4Poverty in it’s target of relieving extreme poverty struck places of the world. She did it by having the portrait of her butt auctioned off.
4. In a poll conducted by UK based magazine Eve, she was rated as the 7th most beautiful woman in the world in June 2006.
5. In the September 2005, she topped the list of Britain’s Yummy Mummy.
6. Rather than ordinary shoes, Kate prefers wearing boots. She has really long feet, and wears a shoe size of 11.
7. She likes Starbucks Coffee and also likes to wake up early in the morning, Purple is her favourite colour.
Kate Winslet Figure Size : 36(bust/breasts size)- 29″(waist size)- 38″(butt/hips)
Kate Winslet bra size : 34C (c cup size)
Age in 2013– 38 Years
Kate Winslet Weight (in 2013): 61 kg, 135 pounds/lbs
Eye Color : Bluish
Hair Color & Pattern : deep rich mocha brown; Swept Bangs, Face Framing Strands, Beachy Waves, Mod Angled Bob Frames
Shoe Size : 11
Kate Winslet Net Worth – Estimated at around $90 Million
Major Brands Endorsed : Lancome (spokesperson since 2007)
|Kate Winslet Wiki :||Kate Winslet Height :|
|Full Name & Home/Nick Name:||Kate Elizabeth Winslet; English Rose, Corset Kate, Bubble||in centimeter (cm)- (barefoot without heels)||169 cm|
|Date of Birth (DOB):||born October 5th, 1975||Height in Inch||66.53 inch|
|Birth Place & Origin:||Reading, Berkshire, England||Height in feet||5.54 foot|
|Parent’s Name:||Roger Winslet & Sally Bridges Winslet||Height in Meters||1.69 m|
|Religion & Sun Sign:||Anglican/Episcopalian and Libra||Height (with Heels/Shoes)||5 feet 8 in|
|Relationships & Other personal details:||Other Details:|
|Siblings:||2 Sisters – Anna Winslet, Beth Winslet 1 Brother – Joss||Children/Kids Names:||Mia Honey Threapleton – daughter|
Joe Alfie Winslet – Son
|Marital Status:||Married||Vehicles (Cars & Bikes) owned:|
|Spouse name:||Jim Threapleton (1998 – 2001), Sem Mendes (2003-2010), Ned Rocknroll (2011-2012)||Hobbies & Interests:||She has interests in Eating delicious food, Shopping and Sports|
|Pets:||A dog names Comet||Languages known:||English, Russian|
|Boyfriends, Relationships & Affairs||Stephen Tredre (1991-95), Rufus Sewell (1996-97), Louis Dowler (2010)||Favorite Food & Cuisines:||She likes eating Pizza, however, her health and beauty secrets include eating greed food and kean.|
Quick History, Biography & Wiki-
Life Story – Born in October 5, 1975 in Reading, Berkshire, England Kate Winslet is the youngest person to accrue six Academy Award nominations and an Academy Award winner for Best Actress for The Reader (2008). She has also won accolades from the Screen Actors Guild, British Academy of Film & Television Arts, and Hollywood Foreign Press Association, amongst many other. She has also been nominated twice for an Emmy award for her titular role in Mildred Pierce (2011).
Winslet started her acting career as young as 7. She is the granddaughter of two theatre managers, and daughter of two actors. She first appeared on television for a cereal advertisement aged just 7. Three years later she appeared on the TV series Shrinks. Soon, she left school to pursue her acting career.
She went on to do two stage productions, Adrian Mole and Peter Pan and a British sitcom Get Back (1994) directed by Peter Jackson before landing her next role in Ang Lee’s film adaptation of the novel Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility (1995). She proved her mettle against huge names such as Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant and Alan Rickman. She won an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Marionne Dashwood_ the “sensibility” of the movie.
Before landing the role of the sensitive 17-year-old Rose DeWitt, the heroine of the blockbuster-smashing James Cameron’s Titanic, she played in a high-brow role of the film adaptation of the Thomas Hardy novel Jude The Obscure, Jude and Kenneth Branagh’s Hamlet (1996).
Off camera, Kate is known to be mischievous and for her familial devotion. In 1998, she married assistant director Jim Threapleton. They had a daughter, Mia Honey Threapleton in 2000, and later divorce in 2001. She later married director Sam Mendes in 2003, and has a son named Joe Alfie Winslet-Mendes with him. They have now amicably been separated for the past six years. She is now married to Ned Rocknroll and expecting a child.
Winslet has also been awarded the Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2012 Queen’s Birthday Honors list for her accomplishments in television media and film.
Little known about her maybe the fact that she is an actress AND “singer”. She recorded a song for the soundtrack on the movie Christmas Carol : The Movie (2001).
Winslet has also been the scrutiny of media for her fluctuating weight. She has been quite adamant on the fact that she’d not let Hollywood dictate her weight. In 2010, she narrated a video for PETA, to remove foie gras from the menus of chefs worldwide and asking consumers to boycott restaurants that serve it.
She most recently made an appearance in 2013 in the ensemble comedy Movie 43 along with Hugh Jackman and Emma Stone. Very few people know that she has a bad habit of smoking.