Kate Winslet Wins Emmy for Best Actress in a Miniseries/Movie

By Jill Slattery on
Kate Winslet looked genuinely surprised to win, but we're not sure why! This perennial award nominee was a favorite from the get-go for her performance as a hardworking mother during the Great Depression.Mildred Pierce was a five-part HBO miniseries that aired last March and was nominated for a whopping 21 Emmys. Directed by Todd Haynes, Mildred Pierce starred Winslet and Guy Pearce (who also won an Emmy for Best Actor in a Miniseries/Movie).Kate Winslet spoke of her admiration for her...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Looks Ravishing in Stella McCartney

By Lauren Gerber on
Show what you've got, girl! Kate Winslet showed off her enviable figure at the Venice Film Festival in a Stella McCartney tri-tone dress. The curve-hugging piece was tight in all the right places.The blonde actress donned the breath-taking look at the Mildred Pierce premiere on Friday, where she took off some time from her current stint on Broadway. Winslet plays a neurotic wife in the acclaimed play, God of Carnage, and even has a scene where she has to projectile vomit.She recently said...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet: Celebrity Hero?

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Yesterday, we told you Kate Winslet had escaped unharmed from a fire that destroyed Richard Branson's private island home in the Caribbean. Today, we're happy to report the actress not only survived that incident, but did so in heroic fashion. In an interview with CBS News, the billionaire business mogul shared how the Titanic star carried his mother out of the house while the fire raged on. With the home ablaze and 20 guests frantically searching for an exit, Winslet put on her hero hat and...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet is the New Face of St. John

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(Getty) Last year, St. John replaced longtime spokesmodel Angelina Jolie with flame-haired model/singer Karen Elson, with the brand's CEO noting, "We wanted to make a clean break from actresses and steer away from blondes and cleanse the palette."Funny how the brand's new spokesmodel is a blond actress: Kate Winslet.Women's Wear Daily reports that Winslet is the face of St. John's fall 2011 collection, as she began shooting the campaign with photographer Craig McDean on Thursday in New...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Likes Being On Her Own Post-Split

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Kate Winslet – who announced she had separated from director Sam Mendes in March 2010 after almost seven years of marriage – feels as though she is currently at a time in her life when she needs to be single.And the Oscar winner now just wants to concentrate on her two children - 10-year-old Mia, her daughter with ex-husband Jim Threapleton, and seven-year-old Joe, her son with Sam.Kate - who embarked on a brief relationship with Burberry model Louis Dowler a few months after her marriage...Read Full Story

Source: Kate Winslet and Model Boyfriend Call It Quits

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Kate Winslet seemed totally smitten with her model boyfriend Louis Dowler after her divorce from Sam Mendes earlier this year, but it appears as though they've gone their separate ways. Sources say the actress ended the four-month relationship so she could focus on her job and raising her kids. Kate Winslet and Louis Dowler in September (Bauer Griffin) A friend of the star told MailOnline: "Louis was just the tonic Kate needed after her painful split from Sam and they had a wonderful time...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet's New Man Is 'Really Happy' with Her

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Pacific Coast NewsKate Winslet’s new man Louis Dowler is finally opening up about their relationship! The model and says he's very "happy" with Kate, who he's been dating since June, following her split from Sam Mendes earlier this year. Speaking at the Virgin Media V Festival, in Chelmsford, Essex, earlier this month, Louis told Grazia magazine: “I feel really happy at the moment, although Kate’s not coming today, unfortunately. So I’m here with friends having a relaxing day out. Kate’s...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Steps Out with New Model Boyfriend

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Pacific Coast NewsKate Winslet and her new model man Louis Dowler were spotted out on the town in London last night -- and they were none too shy about their budding romance. Winslet -- who is in the midst of divorcing Sam Mendes -- was all smiles as she left Mahiki nightclub holding hands with her new beau. Kate and Louis have been rumored to be an item for a while now, and at this point we think it's safe to say they're official.  They got some grub at Groucho Club before peeping into...Read Full Story

How Kate Winslet Knew There Was a Problem with Her Marriage

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Kate Winslet “freaked out” when she had to get steamy with Leonardo DiCaprio in front of the cameras for their 2008 flick Revolutionary Road, but not for the reasons you'd imagine. Apparently her hubby Sam Mendes, whom she's now separated from, was watching the scenes, and was completely relaxed about the whole thing. His blase attitude set off signals in her that something was wrong with their marriage. Leonardo told Reveal magazine: “It was certainly a difficult time. She was really...Read Full Story

Is Kate Winslet Dating a Male Model?

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Kate Winslet separated from her husband Sam Mendes in March, and word has it she's back in the dating game! The actress is reportedly dating male model Louis Dowler after meeting through mutual friends. Could it be? A source told the News of the World newspaper: “Louis has been spending a lot of time with Kate recently and they were in New York together while he was shooting an advert. They’ve been on lots of dates and get on really well.It’s early days for them but they enjoy each other...Read Full Story