Apart for too long! Kate Winslet had an emotional reunion with Leonardo Dicaprio after longtime friends were separated by the coronavirus pandemic.
The Easttown Sea alum, 46, said The Guardian in an interview published Thursday, Dec. 23, that he “couldn’t stop crying” when he finally saw DiCaprio, 47, in person again after a long time.
“I’ve known him for half my life! It’s not like I was in New York or he was in London and there was a chance to have dinner or a coffee and have a chat, “Winslet explained to the outlet.” We weren’t able to leave the shops. our countries. Like so many friendships around the world, we have lost each other due to COVID “.
The Brit added: “He is my friend, my true friend. We are linked for life “.
DiCaprio and Winslet played hapless lovers Jack and Rose in the 1997 film Titanic. She recalled turning 21 and her co-star turning 22 while filming. Although the film was a success, he said The Guardian that making it “was not pleasant” for her or her protagonist.
“But we were all together. Even though he had many more days off than I ever had. I guess I was raised to be grateful and carry on like this, “she shared.” I didn’t feel it was my right to be unhappy, and if I … was miserable, I certainly wouldn’t have let a reporter know. There is not way I would have let it slip! “
Winslet and DiCaprio’s friendship lasted well beyond the set of Titanic, and they later starred in 2008 Revolutionary road together. Despite how close they had become, in October 2017 she insisted that they had never had romantic feelings for each other.
“For me and Leo, I think it was seven months of very intense work,” the actress told ITV’s Lorraine at the time. “We were both very young and luckily – and that’s the lucky thing – we never liked each other. I know it’s really annoying to hear that, I’m sorry, but we never really did. “
The Vacation the star offered some insights into the nature of their friendship in the October 2017 issue of Charm. “You don’t even want to know the last conversation we had because it was so funny and made me laugh so much,” she noted. “We found ourselves saying, ‘Can you imagine if the world really knew the stupid things we say?'”
DiCaprio loves Winslet as much as she loves him. “Kate Winslet is one of my closest friends,” she exclaimed in her March 2010 squire cover story. “We have the utmost confidence in each other.”
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