Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio was born in Hollywood, Los Angeles, USA, thus having all the predisposition to become a huge movie star. And he did, reaching worldwide success, and being loved by the audience for his emotional roles, especially Jack Dawson in Titanic (1997). After a lot of controversies and bad luck for Leonardo DiCaprio, where audience started to make fun with his lack of an Oscar despite his immense talent, it finally happened in 2016. It was the role of Hugh Glass in The Revenant (2015) along with Tom Hary that brought him an Oscar for Best Actor, and the movie itself three Oscars.

Leonardo DiCaprio Details
Bio
Known AsLeonardo DiCaprio
Full NameLeonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio
Nick NameLenny D, Leo
ProfessionActor, Writer, Producer
Net Worth2016 – $245 Million
Body
Height6′ 0″
Weight75 kilograms
BuildAverage
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBlonde
Personal Details
Date of BirthNovember 11, 1974
Age
Birth PlaceLos Angeles, California, USA
Sun SignScorpio
NationalityAmerican
ReligionRaised Catholic / Follows Judaism and Buddhism
Marital StatusNot Married
HometownLos Angeles
Fan Mail AddressLeonardo Dicaprio
Appian Way Productions
9255 Sunset Blvd.
Suite 615
West Hollywood, CA 90069
USA
SchoolSeeds Elementary School, Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies, John Marshall High School
CollegeHe did not attend college
Educational QualificationHigh School
Best FriendsTobey Maguire, Christopher Pettiet, Lukas Haas, Mark Wahlberg, Alan Thicke, Kate WinsletBradley Cooper
Affairs/Girlfriends
  1. Gisele Bündchen (2000-2005)
  2. Sara Foster (2002-2003)
  3. Bar Refaeli (2005-2011)
  4. Blake Lively (2011)
  5. Erin Heatherton (2011-2012)
  6. Toni Garrn (2013-2014)
  7. Kat Torres (2013)
  8. Kelly Rohrbach (2015-2016)
  9. Ela Kawalec (2016)
  10. Nina Agdal (2016-2017)
Websitewww.leonardodicaprio.com
Social Media ProfilesTwitterFacebook, Instagram
Career
DebutThe Outsiders (1990), Critters 3 (1991)
Famous RoleJack Dawson in Titanic (1997), Howard Hughes in The Aviator (2004)
SalaryHe received around $59,000,000 for Inception (2010)
Family
FatherGeorge Paul DiCaprio
MotherIrmelin (née Indenbirken)
SiblingsNone
Wife/SpouseNever Married
ChildrenNone
Other Family MembersAdam Farrar (Older Step-Brother), Helene Indenbirken (Maternal Grandmother, died in 2008)
Other Details
HobbiesTennis, Swimming, Basketball, Surfing, Action Figures Collection
Brand EndorsementsTag Heuer, Giorgio Armani, Rolex, Suzuki Wagon R, Fred Meyer Clothing, Matchbox Cars, Bubble Yum-Bubble Gum, Toyota Estima Hybrid, Orient Corporation Orico Card, Jim Beam, Toyota Prius
Likes and Dislikes
  • His favorite actor: Robert De Niro
  • Favorite actress: Meryl Streep
  • Color: Dark Green
  • Dogs: Has a dog called Nolan
Distinctive Features
  • Blue eyes
  • Plays anti-heroes often
  • Plays characters who suffer loss or trauma
  • Has a very emotional acting style
CarsFisker Karma, Porsche Cayenne

Before Leonardo DiCaprio was an actor, he used to distribute comic book titles, but his skills as an actor became obvious to his parents, and they signed him up with a talent agent very early on. First, he received roles in TV series like Roseanne (1988) and The New Lassie (1989), but those went unnoticed. The year 1991 changed his career path for the better, as he starred in a horror movie called Critters 3 (1991), as that got him more attention from the producers.

Leonardo DiCaprio 2016 Revenant Premiere
Leonardo DiCaprio at the premiere of The Revenant in 2016

Specifically from the showrunners of the TV sitcom Growing Pains (1985) that cast him, albeit for a short time. It helped Leonardo DiCaprio grow as an actor, taking diverse roles, often of troubled individuals that have to confront their past, like in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) and The Quick and the Dead (1995). That type continued throughout his career, he often played characters that go through some big loss in life, and end up traumatized and depressed. However, it was the role of Jack Dawson in Titanic (1997) that really skyrocketed Leonardo DiCaprio in Hollywood, winning hearts of female audience all over the world, and ultimately breaking them when (SPOILER ALERT), he dies.

Leonardo DiCaprio Movies and Series

YearMovieRole
1979Romper Room and Friends (TV Series)Child
1989The New Lassie (TV Series)Glen
1990The Outsiders (TV Series)Kid Fighting Scout
1990Santa Barbara (TV Series)Young Mason Capwell
1991Roseanne (TV Series)Darlene’s Classmate
1990-1991Parenthood (TV Series)Garry Buckman
1991Critters 3Josh
1992Poison IvyGuy (as Leonardo Di Caprio)
1991-1992Growing Pains (TV Series)Luke Brower
1993This Boy’s LifeToby
1993What’s Eating Gilbert GrapeArnie Grape
1994The Foot Shooting Party (Short)Bud
1995The Quick and the DeadKid
1995The Basketball DiariesJim Carroll
1995Total EclipseArthur Rimbaud
1996Romeo + JulietRomeo
1996Marvin’s RoomHank
1997TitanicJack Dawson
1998The Man in the Iron MaskKing Louis / Phillippe
1998CelebrityBrandon Darrow
2000The BeachRichard
2001Don’s PlumDerek
2002Gangs of New YorkAmsterdam Vallon
2002Catch Me If You CanFrank Abagnale Jr.
2004The AviatorHoward Hughes
2006The DepartedBilly
2006Blood DiamondDanny Archer
2008Body of LiesRoger Ferris
2008Revolutionary RoadFrank Wheeler
2010Shutter IslandTeddy Daniels
2010InceptionCobb
2010Inception: The Cobol Job (Video short)Cobb
2011J. EdgarJ. Edgar Hoover
2012Django UnchainedCalvin Candie
2013The Great GatsbyJay Gatsby
2013The Wolf of Wall StreetJordan Belfort
2015The Audition (Short)Leonardo DiCaprio
2015The RevenantHugh Glass
Roosevelt (announced)Theodore Roosevelt
Killers of the Flower Moon (pre-production)
2018The Black Hand (pre-production)Joe Petrosino
2019Untitled Quentin Tarantino/1969 Project (pre-production)

Leonardo DiCaprio is keeping busy both on and off-screen because he is known to date many models and actresses. In his professional life, he’s doing three movies, and the information is released for one of them – The Black Hand (2018). It’s about a police officer trying to go against an American-Italian gang in New York, which is based on a book by the same name written by Stephen Talty. The other one is Killers of the Flower Moon, although the release date isn’t known at the moment, we know it’s directed by Martin Scorsese, who Leo usually works with.

Leonardo DiCaprio Facts

  • Both he and his family funded a computer center with the newest technology for Los Angeles Public Library when it was rebuilt after an earthquake in 1994.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio is very eco-friendly and uses his fame to bring awareness to the current world problems in nature. His Instagram page is full of heartfelt messages, so be sure to take a look.
  • His favorite actors are legendary film actors, Robert De Niro and Jack Nicholson, while he stayed great friends with Kate Winslet, and even gave her away when she got married in a private ceremony.
  • When Leonardo was a child, his favorite movies were Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) and Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)
  • He campaigned to get the role in Public Enemies (2009) but later lost it to Johnny Depp.

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