Hollywood actress Kate Winslet and director Sam Mendes have announced that they have split after 6 years of marriage.
Reports say that the 34-year-old Titanic actress split from her husband, American Beauty director Sam earlier this year and it was mutual. They have a child together, six-year-old Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes.
According to a statement made from law firm Schillings, it said: “Kate and Sam are saddened to announce that they separated earlier this year. The split is entirely amicable and is by mutual agreement. Both parties are fully committed to the future joint parenting of their children. They ask that the media respect their privacy at this time.”
This was the second marriage for Oscar-winner Kate Winslet, who was previously married to film assistant Jim Threapleton in 1998. The couple divorced in 2001 and have one child, nine-year-old Mia.