Leonardo “catch me if you can” and “Gangs of

Leonardo Dicaprio was born on November 11, 1974, in Los Angeles, California. He is most famous for his edgy roles in movies. When he was becoming an actor he started out in television then later moved onto movies. He was nominated for his role in the movie “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape”. He, later on, starred in the movie “Titanic”, he also got to pair up with Martin Scorsese for seven different movies like Avatar, The Departed, and Django Unchained. He is an only child, his parents got divorced when he was young, he was basically raised by his mother, even though his parents got divorced he still remained very close to his father.The way he started out as an actor is by his parents. His parents were always bugging him to explore his creative side, by doing that he began to get an interest in the acting business. For a couple of years DiCaprio had troubles landing an agent for a while, By the early 1990’s he started landing some television shows like, The New Lassie, Roseann,  He also got to land a role in the show Parenthood. In early 1991, he took a HUGE step forward when he was cast as a semi-regular on the show growing pains. Two years later he got to demonstrate his true skills as a serious actor in the movie “This Boy’s Life” Starring Robert DeNiro.  After starring in the movie he had a career slump. After playing a role in the movie “The man in the iron mask” and “The beach” however he bounced back, in the movie “catch me if you can” and “Gangs of new york” by starring in those movies he also got a chance to artistically demonstrate his range as an actor. Leonardo Dicaprio currently does not have any kids, he currently is not settled down with anybody. Dicaprio’s relationships have been covered in the media. In 1997 he dated a British singer Emma Bunton as well Bijou Phillips as well Kristen Zang and Emma Miller. Later on, Dicaprio’s face was severely damaged when a model broke a bottle over his head at a party, She was sentenced to prison for 2 years. Later on, after he filmed the movie Titanic. He started a nonprofit organization to help promote environmental awareness this organization mostly focus on global warming, earth’s biodiversity and also renewable energy. His organization been in 40 different countries and also has some short web documentaries.     DiCaprio was named Leonardo because his pregnant mother was looking at a Leonardo da Vinci painting in the Uffizi museum in Florence, Italy when he first kicked. His parents separated when he was a year old, and he lived mostly with his mother. The two lived in several Los Angeles neighborhoods, such as Echo Park and Los Feliz residence was later converted into a public, while his mother worked several jobs. DiCaprio attended Seeds Elementary School (now UCLA Lab School) and John Marshall High School a few blocks away, after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years. However, he dropped out of high school following his third year, eventually earning his general equivalency diploma. DiCaprio spent part of his childhood in Germany with his maternal grandparents, Wilhelm and Helene.