Ten fun facts about Leonardo DiCaprio


Fact 1
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio’s middle name is Wilhelm. He also goes by the nickname “Leo” and “Lenny D.”

Fact 2
During production of “The Beach” Leonardo DiCaprio and other actors were swept off a boat during production. The accident was caused due to strong wind. Luckily no one was injured during the incident.

Fact 3
In 1996, the actor considered appearing in a movie about the life of James Dean. However, he later turned down the role claiming that he was not a skilled enough actor at the time to play the part.


Fact 4
In 1995, he was considered for the role of Robin in the Hollywood flop “Batman Forever.” This part instead went to Chris O’Donnell.

Fact 5
Leonardo DiCaprio has been listed in numerous magazines as being one of the most beautiful people alive. This includes People magazines “50 Most Beautiful People in the World” ranking.

Fact 6
Leonardo DiCaprio was originally cast in the leading role for the film “American Psycho.” He later had to drop out of the project due to scheduling conflicts and the role eventually went to Christian Bale.

Fact 7
In 1997 Leonardo DiCaprio was offered the lead role in the film “Boogie Nights.” However, he turned down the role to appear in the film “Titanic” instead.

Fact 8
Leonardo DiCaprio has stated that his two favorite actors and role models are Jack Nicholson and Robert De Niro.

Fact 9
Leonardo DiCaprio has publicly stated that his favorite actress is Meryl Streep.

Fact 10
Appian Way Productions is a production company owned by Leonardo DiCaprio.


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Is an American born actor who is considered to be one of Hollywood’s most versatile and skilled actors.

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