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Kate Winslet Got Banged Up Playing Basketball With Her Kids

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Kate Winslet hit the pavement this weekend during a fierce game of basketball with her kids. The 34-year-old was apparently took a spill while playing with her children, Mia, 9, and Joe, 6, and couldn't film her mini-series Mildred Pierce the next day because of all the bruising! Ouch. A source told the New York Post newspaper: “She fell after being hit by a basketball and suffered bruising that couldn’t be covered with make-up, so the entire production was halted on Monday.” A...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet's 'Mildred Pierce' Costumes Look Delightful

By Alicia Dennis on
Bauer Griffin, PCN, and Photo Agency. British actress Kate Winslet is currently in New York City, where she is filming the HBO remake of the 1945 classic film Mildred Pierce. The upcoming television series follows a woman who chooses to open a restaurant in depression-era New York, straining her already-complicated relationship with her daughter (played by Evan Rachel Wood).If the costume department's fine work is any indication, the show may help to revive HBO's flagging reputation in...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Wants to Start Fresh With New Home

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Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes split earlier this year, and now the actress reportedly wants to end things with her $6 million New York mansion, too. The married couple have lived in the swanky apartment since 2005, so there are 5 years of memories living there, too. So, she wants to start fresh as a single gal in a fresh new home. A source told the New York Post newspaper: "Kate really wants to leave the apartment. She sees it as a house of horrors because of the fights she and Sam had...Read Full Story

Report: Kate Winslet Moving Back to the UK

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Since announcing her separation from her husband Sam Mendes, actress Kate Winslet is reportedly considering a move from her home in New York. A source told the Mail Online website: “Kate doesn’t know quite what to do. The people she’s close to in New York are mums in schools but she thinks that will all change. Her real friends -- Emma Thompson, her sister Anna and her parents -- are all over here." The insider added, “Kate feels she needs a support system, but she is torn because she...Read Full Story

In Wake of Seperation, Kate Winslet Turns to Leonardo Dicaprio

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In times like these, it helps to have a friend. Kate Winslet is being supported through her marriage break-up by Leonardo DiCaprio. The actress turned to her Titanic co-star when problems started to surface in her relationship with director Sam Mendes as the trio worked together on 2008 movie Revolutionary Road and she is said to be relying on his support to get through this difficult time.A source told The Sun newspaper: “Leonardo and Kate have been like brother and sister since they...Read Full Story

More Details on Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes' Separation

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Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes announced yesterday that they were splitting up after six years of marriage. And from what it sounds like, the troubles in their relationship are nothing new: They reportedly split up temporarily in 2009 after working together on Revolutionary Road, but then reconciled when they realized they weren't happy apart. A source told the Daily Mirror newspaper: "Working and living together was incredibly intense and basically overwhelmed their relationship. The pair...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Divorce

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Kate Winslet's divorce was announced today.  The 34-year-old actress split from her husband,  American Beauty director Sam Mendes, earlier this year after six years of marriage.Kate's law firm issued the following statement: “Kate and Sam are saddened to announce that they separated earlier this year. The split is entirely amicable and is by mutual agreement. Both parties are fully committed to the future joint parenting of their children. They ask that the media respect their privacy at this...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes Split

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Getty ImagesHere's a Hollywood breakup we didn't see coming. Kate Winslet, 34, has split from her husband, American Beauty director Sam Mendes, after six years of marriage. A statement from law firm Schillings said: “Kate and Sam are saddened to announce that they separated earlier this year. The split is entirely amicable and is by mutual agreement. Both parties are fully committed to the future joint parenting of their children. They ask that the media respect their privacy at this time...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Oscars Dress

By Olivia on
Oscar-winner Kate Winslet chose a strapless, champagne-colored Yves Saint Laurent gown to wear on the red carpet, which probably won't land her on any best dressed lists. It's not that the dress is unflattering -- it's just a little dull. Winslet often favors simple colors and cuts over statement gowns, but she always chooses things that flatter her curves. The cut of this corset top fits her perfectly, but the lack of detail makes it easily forgettable. After a record five nominations...Read Full Story

Kate Winslet Houses Her Oscar In the Bathroom

By Deena Bustillo on
You would think a good place for an Oscar is someplace like a mantle, cabinet, dresser, shelf, or one of the countless other obvious places, but apparently Kate Winslet missed that memo. This Academy Award winner went for creativity points: She keeps her statue in the bathroom. Yep, in the loo. She said (via People magazine) she keeps it there so people "can sneakily have a little [hold] and put it back down again," because, let's face it, everyone wants to touch it.She keeps it in the...Read Full Story