The actress has given birth

Kate Winslet is celebrating the birth of her third child.

The actress, 38, and her third husband Ned Rocknroll are ‘thrilled to bits’ to have welcomed a 9lb son at the weekend and the family are ‘doing great’.

Kate had baby boy Winslet on Saturday at an NHS hospital,’ Kate‘s spokesperson tells Mail Online.

Titanic star Kate met Sir Richard Branson‘s nephew Ned on the businessman’s Necker Island in 2011 and they wed in a private New York ceremony last December.

Ned, 35, was born Abel Smith but has legally changed his name.

Kate is already mum to daughter Mia, 13, from her first marriage to director Jim Threapleton and 9-year-old Joe, whose dad is ex Sam Mendes.

She recently spoke about how excited she was to be expecting again.

‘I feel completely great. Being a parent turns you inside out,’ Kate told People magazine.

‘It completely transforms your life and, of course, your children are your absolute everything.’

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