Leonardo DiCaprio is a 42-year-old American film producer and actor. Leonardo DiCaprio made his big Hollywood breakout in the year 1997 when he starred alongside Kate Winslet in the widely successful film ‘Titanic’. This was however not Leonardo DiCaprio’s first acting role; before ‘Titanic’, Leonardo DiCaprio also starred in ‘The Basketball Diaries’ and ‘Romeo and Juliet’. He also played roles in ‘What’s Eating Gilbert Grape’, ‘This Boy’s Life’, ‘Critters 3’, ‘Growing Pains’ and ‘Santa Barbara’. In recent years, Leonardo DiCaprio has featured in many major films such as ‘The Aviator’, ‘Blood Diamond’, ‘Catch Me If You Can’, ‘Inception’ and ‘The Great Gatsby’. Leonardo DiCaprio has dated a few models including Giselle Bundchen, Emma Miller and Bijou Philips. These are well-known facts about Leonardo DiCaprio, and here are interesting facts you may not know about Leonardo DiCaprio.
Leonardo DiCaprio Malibu Home Just Went On The Market
Leonardo DiCaprio owns a few different residents including a home in Palm Springs, the Hamptons, Belize, as well as a luxury apartment in Greenwich Village and two more in Battery Park City. Alongside these homes, Leonardo DiCaprio also owns a four-bedroom house in Malibu which he just recently put up for sale. The four bedroom house has 2 bathrooms, a large swimming pool, a built-in bar, gorgeous mountain views and large glass windows. Leonardo DiCaprio has placed his house on the market for $2.2 Million.
He is Named After Leonardo Da Vinci
Leonardo DiCaprio’s mother named him after Leonardo Da Vinci because the first time she ever felt him kick when she was pregnant was when she was in a museum and looking at a Leonardo Da Vinci painting. Leonardo DiCaprio was advised to change his name to something more ‘American-sounding’ when he came to Hollywood, but he decided to keep his name.
He Was Trained By One of The Best
Leonardo DiCaprio was trained by one of the best acting trainers in Hollywood; Thell Reed. Leonardo DiCaprio shares the same acting trainer with Brad Pitt, Val Kilmer, Edward Norton, Russell Crowe and Ben Foster.
He’s a Father
Not many people know that Leonardo DiCaprio is, in fact, a father to a little girl. She is not actually his biological daughter; she is an adopted child. While Leonardo DiCaprio was in South Africa in order to film the movie ‘Blood Diamond’, he adopted a little girl from an orphanage who he sends a check to every month. Leonardo DiCaprio also checks up on his little girl and often speaks to her on the phone.
Leonardo DiCaprio Net Worth
Leonardo DiCaprio has a net worth of around $217 Million.