Hii, Everyone we are again here to know about the Most famous Actors of Hollywood. Here, is the Most Talented, Awesome, and handsome one “Leonardo DiCaprio”. In this article, we know about his personal life, education, career, and honorable awards………………………..
Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio born on November 11, 1974. Leo is an American actor and film producer. He is also an environmentalist. Leo had often played unconventional roles, in biopics and period films. As the starting of 2019, Leonardo films have grossed $7.2 billion worldwide. He has placed eight times in the annual rankings of the world’s highest-paid actors.
Leo is Born in Los Angeles, California. Leonardo DiCaprio began his career. He is appearing in television commercials Ads in the late 1980s. At the starting of the 1990s, Leo had played recurring roles in various television series. Leo had his first major film role as Tobias “Toby” Wolff in This Boy’s Life (1993). At age of 19, he had received critical acclaim and his first Academy Award. Leo had achieved international stardom in the Biopic of Titanic (1997), which became the highest-grossing film.
DiCaprio Personal life
DiCaprio was named Leonardo because his pregnant mother was looking at a Leonardo da Vinci painting in the museum in Florence, Italy. Leo’s got parents separated when he was one year old. They mutually agreed to live next door to each other. However, Leo and his mother later moved around to multiple Los Angeles neighborhoods.
Leo attended Seeds Elementary School. And later he went to John Marshall High School for few blocks away after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years. DiCaprio has said that he hated public school and often asked his mother to take Leo to auditions instead to improve their financial situation. Leo had dropped out his high school following his third year, eventually earning his general equivalency diploma.
Leo DiCaprio has said that his career choice as a child was to become a marine biologist or an actor. But he favored the latter, as he was fond of impersonating characters and imitating people. When Leo was two, he went to the stage at a performance festival and dance. He got a cheerful response from the crowd. Thus, started his interest in performing. When his older stepbrother earned $50,000 for a television commercial. DiCaprio, fascinated with this and decided to become an actor.
dicaprio’s Acting career
At the beginning of his career, Leo had faced difficulty in finding an agent. One agent told him to change his name to Lenny Williams. but Leo declined to do. In the early 1990s, he began acting regularly on television, starting with a role in the pilot of The Outsiders (1990) and one episode of the soap opera Santa Barbara (1990).
Leo DiCaprio turned down an offer to star in the film Boogie Nights (1997). Leo had doubts about playing the role.Moreover but he was eventually encouraged to pursue the part by Cameron, who strongly believed in his acting ability. The film was the most expensive ever made and was shot at Rosarito Beach where a replica of the ship was created.However Against expectations, Titanic went on to become the highest-grossing film to that point. The film grossing more than $2.1 billion in box-office receipts worldwide.
This movie transformed DiCaprio into a superstar overnight. Moreover, In resulting intense adoration among teenage girls. The film won 11 Academy Awards—the most for any film—including Best Picture. He was nominated for other high-profile awards, including a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor.
Moreover, Here we are, talking about the Leo Awards and Stardom.According to the online portal Box Office Mojo and the aggregate review site Rotten Tomatoes. Leo DiCaprio is the most critically and commercially successful films include What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Romeo + Juliet (1996), Titanic (1997), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Gangs of New York (2002), The Aviator (2004), The Departed (2006), Blood Diamond (2006), Shutter Island (2010), Inception (2010), Django Unchained (2012), The Great Gatsby (2013), The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). His films have grossed a total of $7.2 billion worldwide.
- 66th Academy Awards (1994): Best Supporting Actor, nomination, as Arnold “Arnie” Grape in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape
- 77th Academy Awards (2005): Best Actor, nomination, as Howard Hughes in The Aviator
- 79th Academy Awards (2007): Best Actor, nomination, as Danny Archer in Blood Diamond
- 86th Academy Awards (2014): Best Picture and Best Actor, nominations, as Jordan Belfort in The Wolf of Wall Street
- 88th Academy Awards (2016): Best Actor, win, for his role as Hugh Glass in The Revenant
DiCaprio has won three Golden Globe Awards: Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for The Aviator and The Revenant and Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for The Wolf of Wall Street, Moreover, he is selected for BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role for The Revenant.