Winslet And Mendes Rally Against Gypsies

Beautiful actress KATE WINSLET and new husband SAM MENDES are being urged by their neighbours to join a protest against travellers who are invading their picturesque village.

Kate and her AMERICAN BEAUTY director spouse, who secretly married in May (03), are being rallied by fellow residents of Church Westcote in Gloucestershire, England, to oppose the recent influx of caravan-dwelling gypsies who have set up camp in the attractive hamlet.

Parish chairman TREVOR BIGGS explains, "We are looking for a two-thirds majority of all the returned papers before we take any action."

This is the latest in a string of troubles for the couple since they bought their 18th century manor house last year (02) - the movie pair have been battling with planning officials to be allowed to renovate the property.

23/07/2003 13:23

Contactmusic

Tags: Kate Winslet - Sam Mendes - American Beauty

Advertisement

More Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet Gushes About Relationship With Leonardo DiCaprio: "He Always Saw Me As One of the Boys"

Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio first garnered global recognition as movie stars after they played on-screen lovers in the hugely successful James Cameron-directed 'Titanic' (1997),...

Blunt, Mirren or Winslet? Who Will Win Best Actress Oscar 2015?

The biggest night in the film award circuit is still seven months away. But everyone knows the Oscars never stay silent for long and the...

Naomi Watts To Join "Insurgent" Cast Straight Away, As Rebel Leader

The cast of Divergent sequels Insurgent and Allegiant is already taking shape with Naomi Watts being the latest A-lister to join the lineup. The actress...

'Divergent' May Be Popular, But It Is The Next Big Franchise?

Since the Harry Potter and Twilight series ended in 2011 and 2012, respectively, studios are on the lookout for the next blockbuster movie franchise. And...

Advertisement

New Face Of Lancome, Lupita Nyong'o, Hopes To Cultivate "Symbiotic Relationship" With Cosmetics Company

Lupita Nyong'o is the face of new Lancôme, the French cosmetic company confirmed on Friday (4th April). Campaigns featuring the 31-year-old actress will be released...

Divergent Movie Review

Teens tackle yet another dystopian future in this well-made but derivative franchise-launcher. Filmmaker Neil Burger is more interested in whizzy visuals and a thorny plot...

Lorde, Brad Pitt and Other Celebrities Who Say No To Photoshop

One of the reasons that we love Lorde so much is that she defies the usual standards of celebrity. The 17 year old has previously...

'Divergent' Owns Box Office: Has The Sci-Fi Blockbuster Earned Its Sequels?

Divergent has emerged as the weekend's top movie at the box office after sweeping in $56 million, according to estimates from Box Office Mojo. Adapted...

Advertisement

Comments

Kate Winslet Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Kate Winslet

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All