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Oscar winner Kate Winslet has starred in a number of acclaimed dramas and comedies. She first gained fame in the blockbuster Titanic.
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She is set to star the big screen adaptation of the popular novel The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society as well.
Winslet is married to Ned Rocknroll, nephew of business mogul Richard Branson. The couple tied the knot in a private ceremony in December 2012. Actor Leonardo DiCaprio is said to have walked Winslet down the aisle.
Winslet was previously married to Sam Mendes, the noted British stage director and Oscar-winning director of American Beauty. Winslet and Mendes have one child together, a son named Joe, in 2003. She also has a daughter, Mia, from her first marriage to Jim Threapleton. The couple met on the set of Hideous Kinky, for which he was the assistant director; they married in late 1998 and were divorced in December 2001.
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