EXCLUSIVE: Leonardo DiCaprio Reveals Truth About His Reaction to Lady Gaga at Globes
Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and film producer. He has won three Golden Globe Awards. DiCaprio began his career by appearing in television commercials, after which he had recurring roles in TV series such as the soap opera Santa Barbara and the sitcom Growing Pains in the early 1990s. He began his film career by starring as Josh in Critters 3 before starring in the film adaptation of the memoir This Boys Life alongside Robert De Niro. DiCaprio was praised for his supporting role in the drama Whats Eating Gilbert Grape , and gained public recognition with leading roles in the drama The Basketball Diaries and the romantic drama Romeo + Juliet , before achieving international fame with James Camerons epic romance Titanic , which became the highest-grossing film to that point.
Since the 2000s, DiCaprio has received critical acclaim for his work in a wide range of film genres. His subsequent films include The Man in the Iron Mask , the biographical crime drama Catch Me If You Can and the epic historical drama Gangs of New York which also marked his first of many collaborations with director Martin Scorsese. As well as these DiCaprio was also acclaimed for his performances in the political war thriller Blood Diamond , the neo-noir crime drama The Departed , the espionage thriller Body of Lies , the drama Revolutionary Road , the psychological thriller Shutter Island , the science fiction thriller Inception , biographical film J. Edgar , the western Django Unchained , and the period drama The Great Gatsby . (source : wikipedia