Leo said that Winslet made Oscar speeches look “so f*cking easy” when accepting her award, and then claimed in an appearance on Ellen that the English actress “is delightful and curses like a sailor all the time.
In an interview with Zap2it, Winslet reacted with tongue-in-cheek remarks. “Everyone dumps sh*t on me, all the f*cking time,” she said. “She is right though. She is absolutely right. I have got to hand it to her – and she did curse on the stage of the Academy Awards. That’s my kind of cool.”
“I sent her [Leo] a text message: ‘Is that f*cking you, Melissa? You motherf*cking cow.’…and the b*tch hasn’t called me back!”
Mildred Pierce is an upcoming HBO show, which will be a 5-and-a-half-hour miniseries based on James M. Cain’s novel. It has previously been made into an Oscar-winning film version in 1945 starring Joan Crawford.