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Updated: Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:45:00 GMT | By Tamara Hardingham-Gill
20 reasons Kate Winslet is a role model

She’s uncompromisingly honest

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Kate won her first Oscar in 2009 for The Reader and admitted she was desperate to win after losing out five times.

"I think that people assume that I don’t care, or don’t want it, or don’t need it or something. It’s hard to be there five times and I’m only human, you know? But I don’t go home and cry," she said.