Fascinating Facts about Leonardo DiCaprio

After so many times being nominated for best actor in academy /Oscar awards and after so much humiliation on internet via trolls about his losing, in the end Leonardo won the best actor award for his film The Revenant (2016) and he truly deserved it .

But do you know Leonardo’s first movie appearance?

  • What’s his Full Name?
  • Other of his Super hit Movies?
  • How many times has he been nominated for best actor?
  • And for which movies has he been nominated?
  • Against whom did he lose the awards?

Well, here you will get all the answer to these questions:-

Leonardo begins his acting career as a supporting cast member in movie Growing Pains (1985) and low budget horror movies like Critter 3(1991) and then a major idol in the 1990s, as the hunky lead actor in movies such as Romeo Juliet (1996) and Titanic (1997)

His real Name is Leonardo Wilhelm Dicaprio where his middle name, “Wilhelm“, was his maternal grandfather’s first name.

Mainly Leonardo is known by his movies Titanic and The Wolf of Wall Street but there are other great movies too like

  • What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993)
  • Catch Me If You Can (2002)
  • The Aviator(2004)
  • The Departed(2006)
  • Blood Diamond(2006)
  • The Great Gatsby(2013)
  • Romeo+Juliet(1996)


Leonardo was nominated for Oscar for 5 movies.

  • What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) – for Best Supporting Actor where he lost to Tommy Lee Jones for the movie The Fugitive.
  • The Aviator(2004) – for best actor lost from Jamie Foxx For movie Ray
  • Blood Diamond(2006) – for best actor lost from Forest Whitaker For movie The last King of Scotland
  • The Wolf of Wall Street(2014)– for best actor lost from Matthew McConaughey For movie Dallas Buyers Club
  • The Revenant(2016)- WON!!!!!!!


And at the last he won the Best Actor Award for his movie, The Revenant after having done so much of hard work in different movies playing different characters.

Didn’t we know it since the start? Hell yeah, WE DID!!! Cheers Leo!

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