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Review: ‘Collateral Beauty’ Starring Will Smith, Kate Winslet, Helen Mirren, Edward Norton and Michael Peña

There’s sadness and plenty of humor and but the movie tries so hard to be uplifting and deep, that it just gets in the way of itself.

Kate Winslet Was Once Told By a Drama Teacher That She Might Have to “Settle for the Fat Girl Parts”

The award-winning actress decided to speak up for “all those young women who doubt themselves”

Kate Winslet Wants to “Keep Doing the Unexpected” and Would Love the Chance to Play Someone British

"I wanted that challenge of playing a character who really felt like a character" - Kate Winslet on Triple 9

Watch: Conversations with ‘Steve Jobs’ Michael Fassbender and Kate Winslet

Fassbender and Winslet talk about working with a script by Aaron Sorkin, rehearsing with Boyle, and whether or not Winslet will do Broadway in order to complete her EGOT.

Screenplay: Aaron Sorkin’s ‘Steve Jobs’

'Steve Jobs' takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter.

Watch the Oscar Actress Roundtable Featuring Jennifer Lawrence, Cate Blanchett and Helen Mirren

Take a look at The Hollywood Reporter's great new actress roundtable interview featuring Jennifer Lawrence (Joy), Cate Blanchett (Carol, Truth), Helen Mirren (Trumbo, Woman in Gold), Kate Winslet (Steve Jobs), Carey Mulligan (Suffragette), Jane Fonda (Youth), Brie Larson (Room) and Charlotte Rampling (45 Years).

New Trailer for ‘Steve Jobs’ Starring Michael Fassbender, Seth Rogen and Kate Winslet

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter.

Has Hollywood Taken A Step Back When It Comes to Women in Hollywood?

If you think things have gotten better in Hollywood for women, think again. A recent Elle magazine article revealed that sexism is alive and well in Tinsel Town. While things certainly have improved over the decades, New York actress Katrina Day is pointing out areas where it still exists — casting notices. Her Tumblr blog, Lady Parts, calls attention to the posts for actress that are rather insulting in this day and age. She describes the blog as “calling bullshit, cultivating selectivity, and fostering discussion—because ‘female, non-speaking’ won’t work for us.” From notices like “Female. Non-speaking role. To lay face down ... Read more

Kate Winslet Likes Things in Threes: New Baby, Hit Film and Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Kate Winslet is known for her critically acclaimed work in movies like The Reader, Labor Day and Little Children. This year, she is departing from typical Oscar fare to dive into a big budget box office hit — Divergent. She spoke with Hero Complex about why she chose such radically different role for her latest movie. Winslet shared, “I wanted to be in a film that was just completely different to everything that I’ve done.” The trilogy film is based on a series of books by author Veronica Roth where people are categorized into factions based on their personality from ... Read more

Watch Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin in this Q & A for Jason Reitman’s ‘Labor Day’

Here’s a Q&A the SAG Foundation did with Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin for their upcoming film, Labor Day. Directed by Jason Reitman, the film centers on 13-year-old Henry Wheeler, who struggles to be the man of his house and care for his reclusive mother Adele (Winslet) while confronting all the pangs of adolescence. On a back-to-school shopping trip, Henry and his mother encounter Frank Chambers (Brolin), a man both intimidating and clearly in need of help, who convinces them to take him into their home and later is revealed to be an escaped convict. The events of this long ... Read more

Trailer: ‘Divergent’ Starring Shailene Woodley, Miles Teller & Kate Winslet

Divergent: In a future world where people are divided into distinct factions based on their personalities, Tris Prior is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy to destroy all Divergents, she must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it’s too late Director: Neil Burger Writers: Evan Daugherty, Vanessa Taylor Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoe Kravitz, Miles Teller, Maggie Q, Tony Goldwyn, Ashley Judd, Kate Winslet

Six-time Oscar nominee Kate Winslet Taps into Her Motherly Instincts in ‘Labor Day’

Kate Winslet is making another run this awards season with her latest film Labor Day, written and directed by Jason Reitman. The movie is based on a 2009 Joyce Maynard novel about an unexpected romance between a single mother and an escaped convict. Winslet shares her screen time with Josh Brolin and 14-year-old Gattlin Griffith who plays her son. She talked with The New York Times about working with the teen actor and how she approached the role. Griffith was apprehensive on the first day of shooting, so the British actress quelled his fears. “He was terrified,” she shared. “I ... Read more

Greta Gerwig: “I’ve gone through times where I regretted movies that I now don’t regret”

When it comes to indie star Greta Gerwig, she has gone through phases of regretting some of her past films -- particularly when the offers weren't coming in.

Watch Kate Winslet’s Screen Test for ‘Titanic’

She's perfect and you'll understand why she got the part but when you watch it, you'll quickly notice that someone else is playing the role of Jack, played by Leonardo DiCaprio in the film.

Kate Winslet On Her Body, Her Confidence and Working with Big-Headed Stars

A few years ago a band called the Silver Brazilians released a song titled "Kate Winslet", which served as an ode to the beauty of the titular Titanic actress. However, with lyrics like "Kate Winslet / You know you look so fine / When they talk about your weight girl / I wouldn't pay no mind / I'm no diplomat / but you look better fat / Kate Winslet," it does mention Winslet's often-discussed figure in a less-than-flattering way.

Kate Winslet Talks ‘Carnage’, Polanski and Rehearsing

“If directors don’t want to rehearse, you as an actor go home, you do your homework, you do your own rehearsal and you figure it out, it’s fine. I’m used to doing that.”

Kate Winslet on Nude Scenes: “It’s a profoundly bizarre thing to do”

She explains, "I hate it! Listen make no mistake, I just get on it. I just go in and say 'Oh f*ck' let's do it.' and boom"

Trailer: Steven Soderbergh’s “Contagion” starring Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Winslet

Director: Steven Soderbergh Cast: Marion Cotillard, Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, Jude Law, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Winslet Writers: Scott Z. Burns