Top 5 Reasons Why 'Divergent' Star Kate Winslet Deserves a Star on Hollywood's 'Walk of Fame'

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By Alyssa Ashley Lucas | March 19, 2014 7:29 PM EST

"Divergent" star Kate Winslet was honoured with a star on Hollywood's "Walk of Fame" on Monday, March 17, and the actress was reported to have showed up in public with her post-baby figure for the first time.

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Fans wait at the ceremony for the unveiling of actress Kate Winslet's star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California March 17, 2014.

Kate Winslet was reported to have had her baby with husband Ned Rocknroll in December 2013, and since then the actress had not been seen in public until now when her star was unveiled.

New York Daily News reported that Kate Winslet's husband Ned Rocknroll was not able to attend the ceremony. Divergent co-star Shailene Woodley, however, attended the event to give Winslet the warm welcome. Titanic director James Cameron and Titanic and "Revolutionary Road" co-star Kathy Bathes were also at the event. 

"You deserve to have stars strewn at your feet," Winslet was caught saying. "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."

Here are the Top 5 reasons why (according to reports) Kate Winslet deserved a star on Hollywood's "Walk of Fame:"

#1 Award-winning actress

Kate Winslet, according to People, is considered to be the youngest actress to have six Academy Award nomination, including her roles in the movies "Sense and Sensibility" in 1996, "Titanic" in 1997, "Iris" in 2001, "Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind" in 2004, "Little Children" in 2006, and finally an Oscar win for her lead role in the movie "The Reader."

#2 Star in four upcoming movies

Author Veronica Roth's YA post-apocalyptic trilogy "Divergent," starring Shailene Woodley with Miles Teller, Theo James, Ashley Judd and Jai Courtney. The movie is going to hit theaters on Friday, March 21 in the U.S. Kate Winslet is also part of the movie.

According to IMDb, Winslet will also be in the movie "A Little Chaos." And n 2015, she will be in the movies "Triple Nine" and "The Dressmaker."

#3 Married three times with three children

The 38-year-old actress was married to assistant director Jim Threapleton in 1998 but the couple divorced in 2001. Winslet, then, married director Sam Mendes in 2003. But after seven years of marriage, the couple decided to also have a divorce. In 2012, the actress remarried to Ned Rocknroll.

"Divergent" actress has three children named Mia Honey Threapleton, Joe Alfie Winslet Mendes and Bear Blaze Winslet (Rocknroll).

#4 Describes her characters as "ballsy"

IMDb stated that whenever Winslet is asked what she liked about her roles, the actress always describes her characters as "ballsy." Though not all the way, the description is bound to be spoken at least once.

#5 Breakthrough actress in the movie "Titanic"

To everyone's knowledge, the biggest role for Kate Winslet had been her role in the movie "Titanic," which was directed by James Cameron in 1997. Winslet had been the star of the movie alongside Oscar-nominated actor Leonardo DiCaprio. And since then, Kate Winslet had her name rolling on the credits of several movies.

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Fans wait at the ceremony for the unveiling of actress Kate Winslet's star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, California March 17, 2014.
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