Kate Winslet aka ‘Titanic’s Rose mesmerised the audience with her stunning performance in the movie. But, it seems like she is still stuck with the same fame. Scroll down to know why!
Academy Award-winning actors Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio are best known for their roles as ‘Jack’ and ‘Rose’ from the movie Titanic. This spectacular marvel of cinema has reportedly managed to convert people to proper romantics for about 20 years now. However, the actress who was supposed to hold a great presence in cinema after her role as ‘Rose’ seems to have been trotting around, stuck in the past, still dwelling on and withdrawing out of her role in ‘Titanic’.
- Which major movies did Winslet star in post-Titanic?
- Has she managed to win any awards?
- Does she still talk about her Titanic- based fame?
Which major movies did Winslet star in post-Titanic?
Contrary to expectation, Kate Winslet has only appeared in a handful of movies after her role in Titanic. Some of these movies were very pretty great, like her role as and Hanna Schmitz in the Reader or as Myrtle “Tilly” Dunnage in The Dressmaker and her role in and as Mildred Pierce.
However, none of these could match up to the level of fame that she could associate to her role in The Titanic, which is quite easily one of the main reasons as to why she hasn’t been able to detach from the same and is still stuck being referred to as the ‘Titanic Girl’.
Has she managed to win any awards?
Kate Winslet has managed to extract various well-known awards for her spectacular performance throughout her career. She has been nominated for a bunch of awards and won loads of those for her performance in The Reader, amongst these were the ‘The Academy Award, The BAFTA award, The AACTA award, and the Golden Globe award for best actress in a leading role. She has also been honoured with Golden Camera Award for Best International Actress and the Jameson People’s Choice Award for Best Actress for her performance in ‘Titanic’.
Kate’s role in Titanic turned out to be a dream role for her when she was starstruck upon being cast against Leonardo Di Caprio and continues to be her best as she seems to rewind back to those moments and reliever them over and over and that too, publicly!
Does she still talk about her Titanic- based fame?
One of the latest pieces of news about Kate Winslet that can be heard around is her tale about how she was recognized on her trip to India. Kate Winslet says she was overpowered when an elderly person in the Himalayas recognized her as Rose from “Titanic” during her excursion to India. The 44-year-old, who featured close by Leonardo DiCaprio (Jack Dawson) in the 1997 blockbuster as Rose DeWitt Bukater, said that second made her more enthusiastic than she’s felt in years.
In a recent interview, she said, “Titanic’ was everywhere. A couple of years after it comes out, I went to India. I was walking in the foothills of the Himalayas, just me with my backpack on my back and a man came towards me with a walking stick – he must have been 85 and was blind in one eye.
“He looked at me and said, ‘You – ‘Titanic’. I said yes and he just put his hand on his heart and said, ‘Thank you’. I burst into tears. It really helped me understand how much that film had given to so many people,”
Will Kate ever get over Titanic? What do you think the future in Hollywood holds for this gorgeous actress?