Kate Winslet Opens Up About Being Bullied as a Teen, Reveals Horrible Nickname She Was Given

You got to love Kate Winslet. I must confess that I’m biased. We’re both British, around the same age, and we have both battled with our weight.

Also, in a world of smug Hollywood stars, Winslet is more than tolerable. She doesn’t try to shove fad diets down your throat and she keeps things very real – sometimes to a fault. So are we surprised that in a speech in front of thousands of young people she shared something very personal?

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What did her classmates do to Kate Winslet when she was at school?

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Marissa Charles

Born and raised in London, Marissa Charles is an award-winning journalist who has written for newspapers and magazines around the world. Her work has appeared in publications in the UK, the US, Australia, South Africa and France. She loves writing about health, fitness, celebrities, true crime and human-interest stories Her byline has appeared in a variety of publications, including EBONY, the Daily Mail Online, The Guardian, Essence, the New York Post, Salon.com, Cosmopolitan.com, Elle.com and British Glamour. Marissa currently lives in Los Angeles, California. She has no children yet but is a proud – and at times embarrassing – godmother.

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