Leonardo DiCaprio ليوناردو دي كابريو

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Leonardo Di Caprio is an award-winning American actor, producer and activist. He is of Italian and German descent. His mother chose his name because he would kick in her belly as she looked at paintings by Leonardo Da Vinci. His parents split shortly after he was born and Di...Read more Caprio grew up with his mother. He made his film debut in "Critters 3" at age 17, after which he was cast in a number of films, including the Johnny Depp drama "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" (1993) which earned him critical acclaim and an Oscar nomination. His electric performance in the modern Shakespeare adaptation of "Romeo + Juliet" (1996) was well-received and made him an instant heartthrob. He became a star of epic, international proportions with his lead role in James Cameron's epic romance "Titanic" (1997). The film was a blockbuster success, breaking all box office records. His career took off from this point. Throughout the next decade he would go on to star in critically acclaimed heavyweight films like "Gangs of New York," "Catch Me If You Can," "The Aviator," "The Departed," "Blood Diamond" and "Revolutionary Road," in which he reunited with his "Titanic" co-star Kate Winslet. All of these films were nominated for multiple Oscars. Di Caprio was nominated for best actor for "The Aviator," which won five Oscars altogether. Di Caprio's many collaborations with Martin Scorsese have yielded some of the past decade's finest films. The two had their best box office opening with the psychological thriller "Shutter Island" in 2010. Leo's next project, Christopher Nolan's "Inception," was a critical and commercial success with remarkable performances from Ellen Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Marion Cotillard. His recent film credits include Tarantino's "Django Unchained," and the forthcoming "The Great Gatsby" based on the classic Fitzgerald novel set in the Roaring Twenties. Leo is an avid environmentalist and philanthropist and makes a point of living by his principles, a rare trait in Hollywood.

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  • Leonardo Di Caprio is an award-winning American actor, producer and activist. He is of Italian and German descent. His mother chose his name because he would kick in her belly as...Read more she looked at paintings by Leonardo Da Vinci. His parents split shortly after he was born and Di Caprio grew up with his mother. He made his film debut in "Critters 3" at age 17, after which he was cast in a number of films, including the Johnny Depp drama "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" (1993) which earned him critical acclaim and an Oscar nomination. His electric performance in the modern Shakespeare adaptation of "Romeo + Juliet" (1996) was well-received and made him an instant heartthrob. He became a star of epic, international proportions with his lead role in James Cameron's epic romance "Titanic" (1997). The film was a blockbuster success, breaking all box office records. His career took off from this point. Throughout the next decade he would go on to star in critically acclaimed heavyweight films like "Gangs of New York," "Catch Me If You Can," "The Aviator," "The Departed," "Blood Diamond" and "Revolutionary Road," in which he reunited with his "Titanic" co-star Kate Winslet. All of these films were nominated for multiple Oscars. Di Caprio was nominated for best actor for "The Aviator," which won five Oscars altogether. Di Caprio's many collaborations with Martin Scorsese have yielded some of the past decade's finest films. The two had their best box office opening with the psychological thriller "Shutter Island" in 2010. Leo's next project, Christopher Nolan's "Inception," was a critical and commercial success with remarkable performances from Ellen Page, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Marion Cotillard. His recent film credits include Tarantino's "Django Unchained," and the forthcoming "The Great Gatsby" based on the classic Fitzgerald novel set in the Roaring Twenties. Leo is an avid environmentalist and philanthropist and makes a point of living by his principles, a rare trait in Hollywood.

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