well known by his stage name as Leonardo DiCaprio or just Leo is an American actor and film producer. Leo is much more than just a man with a pretty face. He has proved his worth in the industry. From TV to movies, Leonardo has made a remarkable position in Hollywood with superhit movies to his credit.
Leonardo DiCaprio became a superstar after starring in record
breaking Titanic. Leo has acted in some of the
brilliant and superhit movies like 'The Aviator', 'Inception', and
recent one being 'The Wolf of Wall Street'.
Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the most talented and respected
actors in Hollywood. However, even after getting 5 Oscar
nominations, the actor has not yet got a chance to own an Oscar.
His last release, 'The Wolf of Wall Street' as well won him an
Oscar nomination in 2014 for Best Picture as a Producer. However,
Leonardo is one of the unfortunate stars in Hollywood who has got
nominations at Academy Awards but never won yet.
However, Leo has got 2 Golden Globe Awards for 'The Aviator' and
'The Wolf of Wall Street'. On his 40th birthday, we decided to take
a look at Leonardo DiCaprio's best movies which deserved Oscar for
Leonardo DiCaprio's Best Roles Which Deserved
What's Eating Gilbert Grape
Leo won his first Academy Award nomination for this heart
touching movie where he played a mentally challenged kid. With this
movie, Leonardo proved that he was here to stay!
Romeo + Juliet
The movie released before Leo's superhit Titanic which broke all
records. However, the romantic Romeo deserved an Oscar for the
romantic drama film adaptation of William Shakespeare's Romeo and
Juliet. Leo became a sex symbol after starring in this
Titanic was the highest grossing movie of all time after Avatar
took over the place. Both Kate Winslet and Leo deserved Oscar for
this classic romantic film that is one of the favourite films in
Leonardo DiCaprio won many nominations including Academy Awards,
but he won a Golden Globe. Leo played one of the most celebrated
Americans of the 20th century, Howard Hughes in the biopic.
Leo's role as a gunrunner in the American-German political war
thriller film gave him an Oscar nomination for Best Actor.
The sci-fi thriller film won him many accolades but no Oscar
Many opposed and disliked when Leo was chosen for the role of
Edgar in this biopic. But with his charismatic character and acting
skills, Leo won the hearts and silenced the critics. His
transformation from 36 to 77 year with loads of makeup was
impressive. Leo got a Golden Globe nomination for his role in this
The Great Gatsby
Set in the 20s, Leo played a passionate love, a mysterious
business magnate and a party freak.
The Wolf of Wall Street
The passionate Wall Street worker starts small and makes it big.
His smart business mind, his different thoughts as a boss and
tricks of money making deserved more than just an Oscar nomination
for Best Producer.
Get over his romantic and serious roles. Leo played a strong
villain in Django which was really appreciative.