Anyway, Kate goes on to talk about how much Leo has grown as a person, in terms of both talent and handsomeness:“He's a stronger actor in this moment than he's ever been. And he feels, to me, the most settled he's ever felt, in himself, right now, which is quite strange, really, given that there's a lot happening around him.”You know, I was starting to feel bad for Kate that she gets so many questions about her friendship with Leo and her thoughts on his Oscar chances and LEO LEO LEO, especially considering she has her own Oscar nomination this year.But it's starting to sound like Leo is her favorite subject of conversation.We have the ultimate trust in each other and the best of intentions for what we want to do.I knew Kate before Sam Mendes [her husband] even met her." Sometimes Kate was in tears, other times I was, and occasionally we both were. She is beautiful, tremendously talented and is really down to earth.
We’ve been there for each other and helped guide each other.”" data-reactid="27"They’ve supported each other’s careers Leo told Oprah: “In a lot of ways, Kate and I have really grown up in this industry together; we’ve been a support mechanism for each other for such a long period of time.
They’ve been pals for years When the duo were at the Golden Globes for ‘Titanic’ in 1998 they were asked if they came as a couple. Leo knows Kate so well her kids apparently call him “Uncle Leo”.
”" data-reactid="18"They hang out in private It’s not just a showbiz relationship.
CLICK ON PHOTOS TO ENLARGE Kate Winslet has said her friendship with Leonardo Di Caprio works because they were never romantically involved "I think the reason that friendship works is because there was never any romantic thing," she told.
"It's so disappointing for people to hear that, because in the soap opera of the Kate and Leo story we fell in love at first sight and had a million snogs – but actually we never did." The British actress added, "He always saw me as one of the boys; I've never really been a girly-girl.