Oscar winner Kate Winslet and Sam Mendes have announced their separation.
Kate Winslet and husband Sam Mendes have separated. Winslet’s lawyer confirmed in a statement that the couple split earlier this year and that it was entirely amicable and by mutual agreement. It goes on they say that both parties are fully committed to the future joint parenting of their children. The couple, who began dating in 2001 after Mendes approached to Winslet about appearing in a play he was directing, married in 2003 and have a son, Joe. Winslet also has a nine-year-old daughter, Mia Honey with first husband, Jim Threapleton. Kate and Sam who continued to work together throughout the marriage most recently collaborated together on 2008’s Revolutionary Road which scored the 34-year-old actress a Golden Globe. Lawyers added that there were be no further comment.