This list has been put together to celebrate and honor Leonardo DiCaprio’s recent Oscar win on February 28. Leonardo DiCaprio, more fondly known by his fans as “Leo,” has been an actor for many years. He is known for his roles as Jack Dawson in The Titanic, Jordan Belfort in The Wolf of Wall Street, Dom Cobb in Inception, and most recently, Hugh Glass in The Revenant.
Leo is revered in the acting community world-wide for his commitment to the roles that he plays. He completely immerses himself in his character and stops at nothing to play the role to the best of his ability. Not only is he a phenomenal actor, but he is also a committed environmentalist, who has donated millions of dollars to different causes across this planet. This list is full of facts about Leo that probably aren’t as well-known as the movies he’s in, but they are still important.
Leo’s Titanic Connection
In 2009, Leo and Kate Winslet helped pay the nursing home fees for the last living Titanic survivor so that she wouldn’t have to sell her mementos.
Although Leo has the money for it, he doesn’t drive expensive cars or own his own private jet. For the sake of the environment, he drives a Prius and flies coach.