Call him Sir Kenneth Branagh, if you please. The British actor/director was knighted during Queen Elizabeth II’s annual birthday honors, announced by Britain's Cabinet Office on Saturday.
Branagh said the award was very special to him. "I feel very humble about it, I feel elated about it," he told the BBC.
In other honors, Oscar winner Kate Winslet was made a CBE, or Commander of the British Empire.
"Extra" caught up with the $2-billon shipwreck star to talk about the colossal hit, now sailing back to the big screen 15 years later, in vivid 3D.
"Every single day I was overwhelmed. I was overwhelmed on the shoot and every day after the film came out. Nothing could have prepared me for the experience and the film being that successful," says Winslet.
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Stunning actress Kate Winslet is on the cover of the latest issue of Harper's Bazaar, and she's more graceful and comfortable with herself than ever.
In the candid interview with the fashion mag, Winslet discusses being twice divorced and her modern role as a parent to her two kids, Mia, 11, and Joe, 7.