page you will find links to transcripts and screen captures of many of
appearances on television programs in 1998 and 1999.
1999/2000/2001 interviews are on the "Rewind II" page.
was 'captured' by this web site's creator. Please don't use without
on program titles to link to transcripts/captures:
with Barry Norman (UK critic), Early 1998
[On why Cameron cast her in Titanic] "I would hope that my
determination had a lot to do with it because Rose, whom I play in Titanic,
is incredibly determined and very, very strong, and brave. I connected
with a lot of that."
Tonight Show' with Jay Leno, January 1998
"And one woman leapt forward and she said, [Kate imitates American
accent] 'Ah, ma'am, can we have your name, please?' And I said, 'yes,
it's Kate Winslet.' And she went, 'uh-uh-uh,' like that."
Oprah Winfrey Show, January 20, 1998
"And we had
lots of glycerin all over our skin to make us look sweaty. But, now,
fluff sticks to glycerin. We were covered in fluff, Leo had my
make-up on him, I had his make-up on me, our legs were very, kind of,
tangled up, and my arm went dead at one point."
With Katie Couric and Matt Lauer, February 1998
"It was more Leo
and I realizing that we were creating a love story, and that had to be
the thing that was going to break the audience's heart. Not, you know,
another Titanic movie, or a movie about special effects and a sinking
Night With David Letterman,' February 1998
God, I tell you! It was just… this lowering and raising! [In an
American accent] 'Lower the ship!' And then it's, 'Action!' And
then all these extras would run up and down everywhere, and I would just
go, 'what do I do? What do I do?'"
With Katie Couric and Matt Lauer, April 13, 1999
the other day I was a little bit concerned 'cause I was in the back of a
taxi in London and I was speaking to a friend on my mobile phone. And
she said, 'so what are you up to?' And I said, 'well, actually, I'm off
to New York next week for hideous kinky stuff.' And I thought, 'what
must the taxi driver think I'm talking about?!'"
Rosie O'Donnell Show,' April 13, 1999
[On landing her
first film role]: "I was in the middle of making a sandwich, a
pastrami sandwich for somebody, and the phone rang and someone said,
'Kate, your agent's on the phone.' I dropped everything, someone else
finished making the sandwich. I ran to the phone and my agent said,
'you've got the job.' And I just burst into tears, dropped the phone and
had to go home early. I couldn't make any more sandwiches after that, I
was so excited!"
Show With David Letterman,' April 1999
"You know, we got to know each other so, so, so well. And I have to
say he is really funny, you know. And one day he should so do comedy
cause he's absolutely hilarious. I mean, he had me wetting my
News Daily,' at the Venice Film Festival, September 1999
really didn't think about the fact that I needed to wear certain things
at certain times. It just didn't even cross my mind. And now, of course,
it's a totally different thing. You have to plan all that stuff, and
think about that stuff because people are expecting you to sort of look
a certain way."