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Facts of Roger Winslet

Full NameRoger Winslet
First NameRoger
Last NameWinslet
ProfessionActor
NationalityBritish
Birth CityBerkshire
Birth CountryUnited Kingdom
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseSally Bridges-Winslet
No Of Children4
Date of BirthJuly,1939
Age82 years
Married Date1968

Roger Winslet is the father of an English actress named Kate Winslet. Roger was an actor and also used to do labor works to support his family in the past.

Kate is one of the greatest actresses in Hollywood. She is extremely talented and successful. 

She first started her journey in the entertainment industry in 1991 when she was just 15 years old and has been more and more successful with time. 

She is one of the actresses to win all Academy, Emmy, and Grammy Awards. She has also won the British Academy Film Awards three times, Golden Globe Awards four times. 

She has won many awards and nominations throughout her career to this day. She has been in many super hit movies and series. 

Roger Winslet with his daughter Kate Winslet
Roger Winslet with his daughter Kate Winslet. Source: Pinterest

Marriage

Roger was married to a woman named Sally Bridges, who worked as a nanny and a waitress to support the family. 

They share four children, three daughters Anna Winslet, Kate Winslet, and Beth Winslet, and son Joss Winslet

Sally is no more among us as she died in 2017 because of ovarian cancer. She battled cancer for five years but couldn't win. 

All three of his daughters are actresses.

Sally's words to Kate

Sally said to Kate when she was alive that no matter how much success you have in life, never be a "showy offy" kind of person, and Kate remembers that till this day.

Roger Winslet's daughter Kate Winslet and late wife Sally Winslet
Roger Winslet's daughter Kate Winslet and late wife Sally Winslet. Source: Pinterest

Kate's marriage and dating

Kate has a notable love life. Kate first started dating actor and writer Stephen Tredre. She was just 15 at the time, and he was 12 years older than him. 

They broke up in 1995 and decided to remain friends. Stephen died two years later because of bone cancer, and Kate was deeply traumatized by his death. 

She even left her most famous movie, Titanic's premiere, to attend his funeral.

She then married Jim Threapleton in 1998, who worked as an assistant director in a movie named Hideous Kinky. They have a daughter named Mia Honey Threapleton. They got divorced in 2000.

Kate then tied the knot with Sam Mendes in May 2003. They have a son together named Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes. They separated in 2010 and got a divorce after a year because of Sam's affair with Rebecca Hall.

Kate then dated model Louis Dowler for a short period of time. 

Then her wedding to Edward Abel Smith, known as Ned Rocknroll, the nephew of Richard Branson, took place in 2012. They met during a house fire. 

Roger Winslet's daughter Kate Winslet with her husband Edward Abel Smith
Roger Winslet's daughter Kate Winslet with her husband Edward Abel Smith. Source: Pinterest

They moved to the countryside in West Wittering, Sussex, in their £3.25 million property beside the sea. They also have a son together named Bear Blaze Winslet. The couple are still together.

Homophobia in the industry

Kate has mentioned in an interview how she knows many actors, both famous and just starters, who are afraid because of their sexuality and hide it because of the existing homophobia in Hollywood

She also added how proud she is of herself that she has done a gay role in her 2020 performance in Ammonite.

Net Worth

The net worth of Roger is not known.

The net worth of Kate is estimated to be around $65 million

IncomeSource
$65 MillionMovies, TV shows, series, photoshoots

Age

  • Roger will be 82 years old in the year 2021. He was born in July 1939.
  • Kate is currently 45 years old. She was born on October 5, 1975.

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Updated On Thu May 27 2021 Published On Sun May 23 2021 By paper-boat

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