Leonardo DiCaprio Biography

Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and film producer. He has been nominated for five Academy Awards and ten Golden Globe Awards including winning Golden Globes for Best Actor in a Drama for The Aviator and the Best Actor in a Musical or Comedy for The Wolf of Wall Street. He has also been nominated by the Screen Actors Guild, Satellite Awards, and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

DiCaprio started his career by appearing in television commercials prior to landing recurring roles in TV series such as the soap opera Santa Barbara and the sitcom Growing Pains in the early 1990s. His major movie debut was in This Boy's Life alongside Robert De Niro. DiCaprio obtained recognition for his subsequent work in a supporting role in What's Eating Gilbert Grape, along with a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He gained further recognition with leading roles in The Basketball Diaries and Romeo + Juliet, before achieving international fame in James Cameron's Titanic, which became the highest grossing movie at the time. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Leonardo DiCaprio
Nationality:
United States of America
Profession:
Actor, Film Producer, Television producer
Ethnicity:
German American, Italian American, Russian American
Religion:
Catholicism
Date of Birth:
November 11, 1974 (47)
Astrological Sign:
Scorpio
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