; born November 11, 1974) is an American actor and film producer.
Di Caprio began his career by appearing in television commercials in the early 1990s, after which he had recurring roles in various television series such as the soap opera Santa Barbara and the sitcom Growing Pains.
Edgar (2011), the western Django Unchained (2012), and the period drama The Great Gatsby (2013).
Di Caprio's portrayals of Howard Hughes in The Aviator (2004) and Hugh Glass in The Revenant (2015) won him the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama, and his role as Jordan Belfort in The Wolf of Wall Street (2013) won him the award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.
I'll never reach that state of popularity again, and I don't expect to.
It's not something I'm going to try to achieve either." The following year, Di Caprio made a self-mocking cameo appearance in Woody Allen's caustic satire of the fame industry, Celebrity (1998).
He gained public recognition with leading roles in The Basketball Diaries (1995) and the romantic drama Romeo Juliet (1996), before achieving international fame with James Cameron's epic romance Titanic (1997), which became the highest-grossing film of all time until Cameron's science fiction film Avatar (2009) overtook it.
Since 2000, Di Caprio has received critical acclaim for his work in a wide range of film genres.
He starred in the film adaptation of the memoir This Boy's Life (1993), and was praised for his supporting role in What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993).the film became a critical success, resulting in various accolades for Di Caprio, who was awarded the National Board of Review Award and nominated for both an Academy Award and a Golden Globe for his portrayal.