Kate Winslet Photos: A pretty proficient, beautiful and talented British actress Kate Elizabeth Winslet is regarded by film critics as one of the preeminent actresses of her generation. She won numerous awards including an Academy Award, three British Academy Film Awards, four Golden Globe Awards and a Primetime Emmy Award. She debuted in the entertainment industry with the movie Heavenly Creatures in which she played a teenager murderess. Her movie Sense and Sensibility won her BAFTA Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award for her role. Titanic was the biggest game changer for her career and the movie became the highest-grossing film of all time. She married to her nephew Edward Abel Smith with whom she has a son Bear.