Leonardo DiCaprio, the renowned actor and producer, is one of the richest actors with his income and assets reaching the mammoth figure of $200 million. He appeared in many commercials and TV roles as a child actor. DiCaprio had his first major role in the TV series Growing Pains. However it was his role in the movies “This Boy’s Life” and “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?” which brought him the limelight and were highly applauded by critics as well and earned him his first very nomination for Oscars best supporting actor. His next movies Total Eclipse and The Basketball Diaries also were very well received and admired. This initial success had it saying that DiCaprio was going to be one of the finst actors this industry had seen. “William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet” was major success in 1996 and grossed huge amounts in the market and it was followed by “Titanic” in 1997 which busted all the existing awards at the box office till date. Then the thread of his continuous run saw the epic movies like “Catch Me if You Can”, “Inception”, “Revolutionary Road”, “Gangs of New York”, “The Aviator”, “Shutter Island” and “Django Unchained.” DiCaprio has been presented with Golden Globe Award and plentiful critics’ groups’ awards.
Leonardo DiCaprio Facts:
- Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio was born in Los Angeles on November 11, 1974.
- He is not only a fine actor and producer but also an environmentalist who has always made efforts in spreading awareness about environmental concerns.
Height in m / cm – 1.79 m / 179 cm
Height in Feet – 5.87 feet
Height in Inches – 70.47 inches
Height With Shoes/Heels – 5 fet 10 inch -6′
Weight in 2014 kg and Lbs (Pounds) – 62 kgs / 136.68 pounds
Muscle/Biceps Size – 15
Body Size – 39(Chest) – 30(Waist)
Birthdate & Age in 2014 – 08/20/83 & 30 years
Eye Color – Brown
Net Worth in dollars – 2.2
Leonardo DiCaprio Controversies and Relationships:DiCaprio was in relationship with model Kristen Zang, then British model Emma Miller. From 200 to 2005 he was dating Gisele Bündchen, Brazilian sensation. Bar Refaeli was his next love interest that was followed by Blake Lively and Erin Heatherton. Currently he is going out with beautiful model hailing from Germany Toni Garrn.
At a party Aretha Wilson had smacked the broken bottle on DiCaprio’s hear which resulted in his facial injury and Wilson was later jailed for two years for his assault.
Leonardo DiCaprio Brands and Endorsements:DiCaprio’s got his first major break in the TV series Parenthood which was followed by shows The New Lassie, Roseanne, and Santa Barbaraafter his try at commercials. In movies he made his debut with Critters 3, and later was picked by the renowned actor of 400 lads to play the major character in This Boy’s Life, the movie was highly acclaimed and then he along with Johnny Depp acted in What’s Eating Gilbert Grapeand got him his first nomination in Academy Awards. After it what followed is well known and that was his stardom with movies like Romeo + Juliet, Titanic, Catch Me If You Can, Body of Lies etc.