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Leonardo DiCaprio and his blondes

Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio and his blondes


Hollywood superstar Leonardo DiCaprio was born in Los Angeles (USA) on November 11, 1974. He has Russian roots. His maternal grandmother Yelena Smirnova was born in Russia. The boy was named after the great Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci. While pregnant, his mother went to an art gallery and was looking at the da Vinci painting when the baby first kicked. His parents divorced when he was a year old and he lived mostly with his mother.
At the age of two and a half the boy first appeared on TV in the popular children’s show.
As a teenager, the future film actor began attending theater courses and studios. Then he studied at one of the universities in Los Angeles.
In childhood and adolescence, Leonardo starred in three dozen commercials. Also he appeared in the cult series Santa Barbara. Then there were TV series Rosanna and New Adventures of Lassie.
The real debut of DiCaprio was in the comic horror film Critters 3 in 1991. Soon he appeared in the film This Boy’s Life, in which he played along with great actor Robert De Niro.
Johnny Depp and Leonardo played together in the film What’s Eating Gilbert Grape in 1993. For his role DiCaprio was first nominated for Oscar. At that time, the actor was 19 years old.

In 1995, Leonardo appeared in films that have made him recognizable and popular. First of all, it was the western The Quick and the Dead, where he played along with Russell Crowe and Sharon Stone. Immediately after this film he appeared in Total Eclipse.
After his role in the film Romeo + Juliet Leonardo was recognized as the new sex symbol of Hollywood. In the Marvin’s Room actor worked together with Robert De Niro, Meryl Streep and Diane Keaton.
Titanic by James Cameron made Leonardo and Kate Winslet the world famous stars. It is noteworthy that the actor wanted to refuse the role, but the director convinced the American in the success of the screen version of the drama.
Subsequently, the film Titanic received 11 Oscars. At the ceremony, there was a scandal: the film academy refused to nominate DiCaprio for the best male role, as a result Leonardo decided not to attend the ceremony. But the actor received the Golden Globe award and became one of the most highly paid Hollywood stars. In addition, People magazine included Leo in the list of 50 most beautiful people on the planet.
The most famous films after the Titanic were Beach, Gangs of New York, Inception, Romeo and Juliet and Catch Me If You Can. They were followed by no less successful films The Aviator, The Departed and Shutter Island.
The actor was nominated for Oscar 6 times. Finally, he received Oscar in 2016 for his role in the film The Revenant.

Interesting facts
– Leonardo’s mother is his best friend and only her he can present with expensive jewelry with diamonds.
– Leonardo is a Lakers fan. One day, because of the game he missed the party, where Gwen Stefani, Salma Hayek, Halle Berry and many other celebrities were invited.
– Leo wants to play the role of Joseph Stalin, but unfortunately there is no suitable scenario.
– The actor’s best friend is Tobey Maguire, whom he has known since childhood.
– DiCaprio’s favorite movie is The Godfather.
– Actor Ben Kingsley, who is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Guild since 1967, has named Leonardo the best Romeo, whom he has ever seen.

Leonardo DiCaprio and his blondes
Well, the whole world already knows that Mr. DiCaprio prefers blonde supermodels, moreover, they are very similar.
He dated Kristen Zang, top model from Michigan. They were together from 1996 to 1997.
Leo met the Czech model Eva Herzigova at the premiere of the film The Man in the Iron Mask in 1998. It was a short affair and then the supermodel married Bon Jovi.
The model Amber Valletta from Arizona also was in Leo’s list.
From 2000 to 2005 DiCaprio dated popular Brazilian model Gisele Bundchen. Once they were awarded the status of the most beautiful couple in the world. After breaking up supermodel married football player Tom Brady and gave birth to two wonderful children.
Love affair with Israeli model Bar Refaeli lasted five years. They traveled a lot around the world. Bar even went with him to her native city of Tel Aviv, to introduce the groom to her parents.
In 2009, Leo was often seen with Russian model Anna Vyalitsyna, but in 2010 he returned to Bar Refaeli.
DiCaprio and Blake Lively met on Steven Spielberg’s yacht during the Cannes Film Festival in 2011. Blake is a star of TV series Gossip Girl, Lagerfeld’s muse and the face of Chanel Mademoiselle line. The lovers had romantic dates in Venice, New York and Los Angeles. And in October 2011 Blake and Leo broke up.
Erin Heatherton, green-eyed blonde, known as one of the Victoria’s Secret Angels, was Leo’s girlfriend from December 2011 to October 2012.
Since May 2013, DiCaprio had been dating German model Toni Garrn.
Kat Torres, blonde from Brazil, was Leo’s new passion.
In May 2017, the American press reported that DiCaprio broke up with the Danish supermodel Nina Agdal.
DiCaprio’s girls are getting younger and younger. Once he was asked why he always chooses the blonde models. The answer was very simple “Because I can!”
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Leonardo DiCaprio and his blondes

DiCaprio’s most famous roles