- Source of Wealth: Film
- Age: 44
- Birth Place: Reading, Berkshire, England
- Height: 5′ 7″ (1.69 m)
- Weight: 120 lbs (54 kg)
- Marital Status: Divorced (Sam Mendes)
- Full Name: Kate Elizabeth Winslet
- Nationality: United Kingdom
- Date of Birth: 5 October 1975
- Ethnicity: English, Swedish
- Occupation: Actress, Singer
- Education: Redroofs Theatre School
- Children: 2 (Mia Honey, Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes)
Kate Elizabeth Winslet was born on October 5, 1975 in Reading, Berkshire, England. At the age of eleven, she began studying drama at the Redroofs Theatre School, where she is also a head girl. Her acting career began in 1991 at a British television. In 1994, she made her film debut in Heavenly Creature where she received her first notable critical praise. She then had a supporting role in Sense and Sensibility (1995). She then had her leading role in Titanic (1997), the highest-grossing film in the world at that time.
Since 2002, Miss Winslet has had outstanding performances which received positive comments among film critics. She has various nominations in different awards for her work in films including Quills (2000), Iris (2001) and Flushed Away (2006) aside from the above-mentioned films.
Kate Winslet is the youngest person to have six Academy Award nominations and to have won the Academy Award for Best Actress in the film The Reader (2008). She was also a recipient of the Screen Actors Guild, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, and the Hollywood Foreign Press Association awards to name a few. She has been twice nominated for an Emmy Award for television and has won once in her role as Mildred Pierce in the in the 2011 mini-series of the same name. She received the Honorary Cesar Award in 2012 for her life and acting career.
As a singer, she has a mezzo-soprano singing voice. She has received a Grammy Awards for Best Spoken Word Album for Children in 2000. She was also one of the vocalists on some soundtracks that she has worked on. She has a hit sing “What If” in the soundtrack of the film Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001) which was a hit in some European countries.
English actress and singer Kate Winslet has an estimated net worth of $90 million. She became internationally known in her Oscar nominated roles as the adorable Rose in the 1997 iconic blockbuster Titanic along with Leonardo DiCaprio. She then went on to prove her worth in several movies including the Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), the period drama Finding Neverland (2004), the Revolutionary Road (2008) as well as romantic comedies such as The Holiday (2006).
Salary according to IMDB:Finding Neverland (2004) £ 6,000,000Enigma (2001) £ 300,000Quills (2000) £ 450,000Holy Smoke (1999) £ 360,000Titanic (1997) $2,000,000