Leonardo DiCaprio is the big name in Hollywood. He was born on 11 November 1974 in America. His full name is Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio and he’s an American actor, producer, and Environmentalist. The whole world knows him for his epic romance movie Titanic. The movie was the highest-grossing movie at that time with approx $1 billion worldwide. The movie gave big fame to DiCaprio. He started working in 1989 and still working.
What Makes Leonardo DiCaprio World’s Highest-Paid Actor?
The reason behind his net worth is the movies he makes. His every movie became a massive hit for some time. He got Ranked in annual World’s Highest-Paid actors 8 times. He’s the No. 1 spot holder in the list of Forbes Magazine. He’s estimated worth is $77M. While his films have earned the US $7.2 billion worldwide.
When Did Leonardo DiCaprio Begin His Career?
He began his career in the late 1980s with appearing in a commercial. After this, he played several roles in television series like Parenthood in the early 1990s. He got his first big break in ‘The Boy’s Life’ (1993) movie. But getting noticed worldwide via his epic romance Titanic. He achieved international fame.
Later he started his production company named Appian Way Productions. He also runs a non-profit foundation named ‘The Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation’ which promotes Environment awareness all around the world. For this, he produced several documentaries.
He was named the commander of the ‘Ordre des Arts et des Lettres’ in 2015 for his contribution to arts. Later in 2016, he got listed in “100 most influential people in the world’ by Time Magazine.
How Many Movies Has He Done Till Date?
He has done almost 53 movies till date in which some are hit and some are not. Here are some of his famous movies-:
- Titanic (1997)
- Once Upon A Time In Hollywood(2019)
- The Wolf Of Wall Street(2013)
- The Revenant(2015)
- Romio+ Juliet(1996)
- Shutter Island(2010)
- The Great Gatsby(2013)
- J. Edgar(2011)
- Hubble 3D(2010)
- Gangs Of New York(2002)
- Catch Me If You Can(2002)