Leonardo DiCaprio was born November 11, 1974 in Los Angeles. His parents were hippies in his youth - my mother gave the boy is named after Leonardo da Vinci.
Boy with a 14-year-old starred in commercials and then got into the series "Santa Barbara", which appeared in the role of Mason Capwell small in several episodes.
In 19 years, Leo starred in the film "What's Eating Gilbert Grape." For this role, the young DiCaprio was nominated for "Oscar" and an invitation to play in a variety of projects.
In 1995, DiCaprio starred in several films: western, "Quick and the Dead," "The Basketball Diaries," and in the film "Total Eclipse" where he played the role of the French poet Arthur Rimbaud.
The next picture - "Romeo and Juliet" and "Titanic" actor brought enormous popularity. He became the idol of millions of teenagers, several times found himself in the list of most beautiful people in the world. Also, for his role in "Titanic," DiCaprio was nominated for the award "Golden Globe" in the category "Best Actor".
Over time Leonardo has proved that not only is capable of playing the romantic hero. DiCaprio was one of the favorite actors Martin Scorsese, he co-starred with him in "The Departed," "The Aviator" and other paintings. Leo also worked with Spielberg ("Catch Me If You Can") and Woody Allen ("Celebrity").
In one of the latest movies - "Revolutionary Road," DiCaprio again, as many years ago, "Titanic", plays with Kate Winslet. Now DiCaprio in the development of eight paintings.