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Kate Winslet Gets a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

March 18, 2014 (2:49 am) GMT
Winslet, who receives the star in a ceremony a few hours after a 4.4 earthquake shook Southern California, says in her speech that the earthquake 'frightened me quite a lot actually.'
Kate Winslet

has been honored with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame. The unveiling ceremony for the 2,520th star took place on Monday, March 17, just hours after a 4.4 earthquake shook Southern California. The "" actress, who gave birth to her son Bear three months ago, looked beautiful with her natural-looking make-up and simple black dress.

Winslet said that she was "honored" to receive the star and mentioned the earthquake during her speech, saying that it "frightened me quite a lot actually." Her husband Ned Rocknroll and children were not present. Her "" co-star , co-star in "" and "Titanic", , and director James Cameron joined her at the ceremony.

"You deserve to have stars strewn at your feet," Bates said at the event, as quoted by E! News. "Even though stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame sometimes get a little dirty with a little poo or whatever, what will last is your wonderful beautiful films, characters that you've played that have stolen our hearts. Nobody can ever poo on those." Woodley also shared some words, calling Winslet her "idol."

Winslet won an Academy Award trophy for Best Actress for her role in 2008's "". She recently appeared in "" and will next be seen in "Divergent", which hits U.S. theaters on March 21.



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