Kate Winslet spared blushes by kindly stranger

Monday June 21, 2010

Mum-of-two Kate Winslet was spared embarrassment by a kindly stranger last week, after a bank refused to exchange her bag of coins for notes.

The Titanic actress had headed to a bank in New York with her children Mia, nine, and six-year-old Joe, to change their loose change into dollar bills.

However, as Kate doesn't have an account at the bank, they refused to process the transaction.

A fellow customer offered to change the coins into notes on the Oscar winner´s behalf, and was stunned when Kate removed her sunglasses to thank him.

"Oh my, are you Kate Winslet?" he exclaimed.

  • <
  • Kate Winslet spared blushes by kindly stranger

  • >
  • 3 of 7




Most Read Stories

Follow us on



Featured content

Red Carpet

All the latest news and pictures from the red carpet

Jennifer Lawrence

The latest news and pictures of the hot young Hollywood actress and star of Silver Linings Playbook




Suggestions