Actress Kate Winslet says that it was very tough job to play the
role in new TV mini-series 'Mildred Pierce'. The actress, who ended
her relationship with husband Sam Mendes in 2010, had to portray a
break up scene, but the scene reminded her of the split from Sam,
which made her struggle.
Kate Winslet has revealed that it was difficult for her to enact
the scene. Talking tothe Daily Express about her role, She
said, "It was tough. There were moments like that one where I was
using things from my own life in my performance. There were days
when I'd almost feel comatose."
The Oscar award winner star plays an American in the 1930s in
Mildred Pierce, which is a remake of the 1945 Joan
Crawford film. "I connected with Mildred. I share her survival
instinct. My parents didn't have any money. I know what it's like
to work hard to get by and make something of yourself," she