Leonardo Dicaprio is an American actor, philanthropist, producer, Investor. He is well known as Jack for his role in Titanic. Leonardo is one of the highest-paid actors in the world, he ranked 8th as the highest-paid actor in the world.
Leonardo DiCaprio net worth is $300 million. He has been ruling the Hollywood industry for two decades. His films have grossed more than $7.5 billion worldwide. He charges $20 million for every movie.
Leonardo Di Caprio is the founder of “Appian Way Productions”.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s real name is Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio. Leonardo was born to George DiCaprio and Irmelin Indenbirken, on 11 November 1974, in Los Angeles, California. His father George was a comic book writer and his mother was a Legal Secretary.
Leonardo’s name was inspired when Irmelin was in a museum and she was looking at the painting made by Leonardo da Vinci and he kicked for the first time. He attained John Marshall High School. In 3rd year he dropped out of high school but still managed to earn his GED.
Leonardo began his career in the late ’80s. When he was a child he was removed from the children’s television series “Romper Room”. He has given more than 100 auditions but he was still jobless for a year and a half. Some suggested he change his name, some told him to quit acting, but he was motivated enough to do his work.
In the early ’90s, his first role was in the drama series “The Outsiders”. Leonardo’s debut movie was Critters 3, he also describes critters 3 as the worst film of his career. He appeared in several films such as This Boy’s Life, The Basketball Diaries, What’s Eating Gilbert Grapes?.
In 1996, his breakthrough came with “Romeo Juliet”, which was a big box office success.
In 1997, he was featured as Jack in “Titanic”, which broke all the records at the box office. “Titanic” was one of the highest-grossing films at that time and won 11 Oscars. Later he was featured in many successful movies like The Beach, The Wolf of the Wall Street, The Aviator, Shutter Island, The Great Gatsby, Inception, Catch Me If You Can, The Departed, Blood Diamond, and more.
In 2004, Leonardo DiCaprio launched his own production company “Appian Way Productions”. He was interested in movies that are different, innovative, and creative. he produced several movies like The Assassination of Richard Nixon, Robin Hood, The Wolf Of the Wall Street, The Aviator, Shutter Island, The Great Gatsby, Gardener Of Eden, The 11th Hour, and more.
Leonardo campaigned and endorsed Presidents such as Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden.
He is still unmarried at the age of 46, but Leonardo has dated many models and actresses. He dated Brazillian model Gisele Bundchen, from 2000-2005.
From 2005-2011, Israeli model Bar Refaeli.
From 2013-2017, german model Toni Garm. Leonardo has been dating American model and actress Camila Morrone since 2017.
In 2005, Leonardo was hit by a broken bottle by Aretha Wilson at the Hollywood party, in 2010, she pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 2 years in prison.
Leonardo is actively donating money to charities and funds, he has donated more than $10 million to date.
Awards and Achievements
Leonardo DiCaprio was nominated for 248 awards and has won 99 awards to date. To date, Leonardo has won 11 Golden Globe Awards, 1 Academy Award, 2 Australian Academy of cinema, 1 Bafta Award, 1 Berlin Film Festival, 2 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, 2 Critics Choice Awards, 4 MTV Movie, and TV Award, 4 Motion Picture Award and much more.
Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the finest actors of his generation. He has been ruling the industry for 2 decades. He is one of the highest-paid actors in the world. Leonardo DiCaprio’s net worth is $300 million.
He was paid $2.5 million for his role in Titanic, but he earned $40 million as backend points. Leonardo movies have grossed more than $8 billion worldwide. He is a real estate investor. He owns 2 homes in Malibu, 3 homes in Los Angeles, 2 apartments in New York City. He has a 104-acre private island. He has earned more than $40 million from brands and endorsements. He was an investor in Beyond Meat Company, which went public with a $4 billion valuation.
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