Since Titanic just celebrated its 20 year anniversary, Steven Colbert grilled Kate Winslet (aka Rose) about the film when she appeared as a guest on The Late Show last week.
In addition to sharing a few secrets behind the movie's StEaMiEsT scene...
...she also revealed that she originally auditioned for the film opposite MATTHEW EFFING MCCONAUGHEY!!!! [can you even imagine?]
- “paint me like one of your french girls”— McLovin (@slutsky_) December 3, 2017
- “all right all right all right”
me, last night, upon reading about matthew mcconaughey almost being cast in ‘titanic’
Okay, MAYBE he could have been a decent Jack Dawson. He's got the broody, sexy thing down.
In the end, McConaughey was offered the role of Cal, Rose's evil fiance.
(Obviously, he turned it down.)
See what Kate had to say about it all below!