Leonardo DiCaprio Net Worth | Movies | Girlfriend | Titanic | Oscar|Bio

Leonardo DiCaprio @ 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
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Introduction

Leonardo DiCaprio is an American actor, film producer and philanthropist who is known for his work in biopics and period films, Leo has received various prestigious awards throughout his career, including an Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, and three Golden Globe Awards. 

As of 2019, his films have grossed over $7.2 billion (INR 5,35,03.81 Cr) worldwide, and he has been placed eight times in the annual rankings of the world’s highest-paid actors.

He has achieved worldwide stardom in the epic romance Titanic (1997), which became the highest-grossing film to that point in time. 

He is also the founder of Appian Way Productions. It’s a production company that has produced some of his films and the documentary series “Greensburg” (2008–2010) and his self-titled foundation. 

It’s a nonprofit organization for promoting environmental awareness. In 2005, he was named a Commander of the “Ordre des Arts et des Lettres” for his contributions to the arts, and in 2016, he was included as one of the 100 most influential people in the world by “Time magazine”.

Quick Facts

TitlesDescription
Real NameLeonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio
NicknameLeo, LDC
Birth PlaceLos Angeles, California, U.S
Date of Birth11th  November 1974
NationalityAmerican
ReligionCatholic
EthnicityItalian and German descent.
Source of IncomeProfessional actor, film producer and philanthropist.
Age47 years (As of 2021).
Father’s nameGeorge DiCaprio.
Mother’s nameIrmelin (née Indenbirken).
SiblingsHe is an only child.
Star signScorpio.
ResidenceLos Angeles and an apartment in Battery Park City.

 in Palm Springs, California.
SchoolHe went to Seeds Elementary School.

 later John Marshall High School after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years.
Educational qualificationHe dropped out of high school following his third year, eventually earning his GED.
Height 6 feet 0 inches / 183  cm
Weight80 Kg Kg / 176.37 Lbs
Hair ColorChestnut brown hair.
Eye ColorBlue
Marital StatusUnmarried.
RelationshipGisele Bündchen (c. 2000–2005)

Bar Refaeli (2005–2011)

Toni Garrn ( July 2013 until December 2014, and later in 2017).

Camila Morro ( 2017- Till present).
ProfessionProfessional actor, film producer and philanthropist.
Become Professional1989
Sexual OrientationStraight
Monthly Income$ 24,98,236.14 (INR 18,56,45,983).
Yearly Income$ 2,99,78,833.67 (INR 2,22,77,51,798).
Leonardo’s Social Media
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Net Worth$ 260 million (Rs 19,32.08 Cr).
Last UpdatedDecember 2021.
Leonardo DiCaprio @ 92nd Annual Academy Awards
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Early Life

Leo was born on 11th November 1974, in Los Angeles, California. He is the only child of Irmelin (née Indenbirken), a legal secretary, and his father George DiCaprio, an underground comix writer, publisher, and distributor of comic books. 

His parents met while attending college and moved to Los Angeles after he graduated. DiCaprio was raised in Catholic families.

He studied at Seeds Elementary School and later on shifted to  John Marshall High School after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years. 

Career

He got his start in Hollywood in a smattering of commercials and television roles as a child. A breakthrough happened when the fourteen-year-old Leo landed a Mattel commercial for the company’s Matchbox cars. 

He appeared in 12 episodes of a series called Parenthood and then 23 episodes of Growing Pains.

Rise to Success

In 1991 Leo made his film debut in Critters 3. His next movie “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?” earned him an Academy Award nomination for best-supporting actor. 

He has also achieved acclaim for his performances in the intense dramas, “Total Eclipse” and “The Basketball Diaries”. In 1996, he performed in the box office hit, William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet which grossed $ 147.5 million (INR 10,96.08 Cr) worldwide.

After this, his next success came the 1997 film “Titanic”, directed by James Cameron. Titanic eventually smashed all box office records, won multiple awards and secured Leo’s place as a leading man. 

He then moved forward with a performance of successful movies, including Steven Spielberg’s “Catch Me if You Can” which grossed $ 352 million (INR  26,15.74 Cr) worldwide, Christopher Nolan’s Inception and the award-winning film Revolutionary Road.

He has performed in several films directed by the legendary Martin Scorsese including:- 

“Gangs of New York”  grossed $ 193.7 million (INR 14,39.40 Cr)  worldwide. 

“ The Aviator” grossed $ 211.7 million (INR 15,73.16 Cr)  worldwide.

 “The Departed”  $ 289 million (INR 21,47.58 Cr) worldwide. 

“Shutter Island”  $ 294.8 million (INR 21,90.68 Cr).

 and “The Wolf of Wall Street” $ 392 million (INR 29,12.98 Cr).

He has also performed in films including J. Edgar, Django Unchained, The Great Gatsby, and The Revenant. His credits as a producer include “The Aviator”, “Orphan”, “Runner Runner”, and “The Wolf of Wall Street”.

In 2017 it was announced that Leo would star in the title role in the Martin Scorsese film Roosevelt.

His movies have grossed more than $ 7 billion (INR 5,20,17.59 Cr) worldwide.

Leonardo DiCaprio @ 92nd Annual Academy Awards
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Personal Life

His personal life is the widespread media attention. He rarely opens up in interviews and is explained about his private life. But he has been the subject of several articles detailing his involvement with women aged 25 or younger.

In 1999, he met Brazilian model Gisele Bündchen, whom he dated till 2005. He then was in a relationship with Argentine-American model and actress Camila Morrone from 2017 till the present.

Real Estate

 In 2009, he purchased an island, Blackadore Caye, off mainland Belize—on which he is set to open an environment-friendly resort.

Including the Best Actor Oscar that Marlon Brando won for his role in 1954’s On the Waterfront, a $ 3.2 million (INR 23.77 Cr) Pablo Picasso painting and a $ 9 million (INR 66.87 Cr)  Jean-Michel Basquiat collage.

Philanthropy

In 1998, he along with his mother donated $ 35,000 (INR 26.00 Lacs)  for his self-titled “Computer Center” at the library in Los Feliz, the site of his childhood home. 

In 2010, he donated $1 million (INR 7.43 Cr)  to relief efforts in Haiti after the earthquake.

In April 2013, he donated $ 61,000 (INR 45.32 Lacs)  to the gay rights group GLAAD.

In 2016, he took part in an annual fundraising gala event of the Children of Armenia Fund, as a special guest of his close friend and gala’s honorary chair Tony Shafrazi. He also contributed $ 65,000 (INR  48.30 Cr) to the cause.

After Hurricane Harvey in 2017, Leo provided $1 million (INR 7.43 Cr)  to the United Way Harvey Recovery Fund through his foundation. In 2020, DiCaprio’s foundation donated $ 3 million (INR 22.29 Cr)  to Australia bushfire relief efforts.

Leonardo DiCaprio @ 2020 Netflix SAG After Party
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How Much Did Leonardo  Make Off Titanic?

His basic salary for Titanic was $ 2.5 million (INR 18.57 Cr) along with a 1.8% share of gross revenue backend points. After Titanic went on to gross $ 3 billion (INR 2,22,93.25 Cr) worldwide at the box office, DVD and through syndication, Leo’s total take on Titanic was $ 40 million (INR 2,97.24 Cr).

 Salary Highlights

His early paycheck was the $1 million (INR 7.43 Cr) he earned for 1995’s The Basketball Diaries. The success of Titanic allowed him to command $ 20 million (INR 1,48.62 Cr)  for the 2000s The Beach. 

He earned $10 million ( INR 74.31 Cr) from “Gangs of New York”. He then earned $ 20 million (INR 1,48.62 Cr) a piece for “Catch Me If You Can”, “The Aviator”, “The Departed “, and “Blood Diamond”. 

For 2010’s “Inception”, Leo once again negotiated gross percentage points which allowed him to earn just under $ 60 million ( INR 4,45.86 Cr) Between 1995 and 2020.

He earned at least $ 300 million ( INR 22,29.32 Cr)  in box office salary and bonuses. Both he and Brad Pitt took paychecks to $10 million ( INR 74.31 Cr)  a piece down from $ 20 million (INR 1,48.62 Cr) to appear alongside each other in Quentin Tarantino’s 2019 Charles Manson movie “Once Upon A Time In Hollywood”.

Endorsements and Investments

For many years Leo has been the face of Tag Heuer watches, appearing mainly in print ads. He has endorsed more brands Internationally.

He also appeared in a commercial for a Japanese credit card company that reportedly paid him $5 million ( INR 37.15 Cr).

He was an early investor in the vegan fake meat company Beyond Meat which went public in May 2019 at a $ 4 billion ( INR 2,97,24.34 Cr) valuation.

Leonardo DiCaprio @ Celebrities At The Lakers Game
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Real Estate

He is also a real estate tycoon. In 1998 he spent $ 1.6 million  ( INR 11.88 Cr) on his FIRST oceanfront Malibu home. He tried to sell this house in 2015 for $ 11 million ( INR 81.74 Cr) but ultimately agreed to lease it instead for $25-50,000 per month depending on the length of stay.

He owns at least two other oceanfront homes in Malibu, one he purchased in 2016 for $ 23 million ( INR 1,70.91 Cr). 

In 2014 he spent $ 5.2 million ( INR  38.64 Cr)on Dinah Shore’s former mansion in Palm Springs.

In 2017 he paid $ 23 million ( INR  1,70.91 Cr) for an undeveloped plot of land in Malibu.

In September 2021 Leo paid just under $ 14 million ( INR 1,04.03 Cr) for a mansion on a bluff looking out on the ocean in Malibu.

He owns two apartments in New York City. The first is a 2.5 bedroom bachelor pad that set him back $10 million ( INR 74.31 Cr)  in 2014. The second apartment is actually the result of two side-by-side purchases in one building over two transactions that total $ 11.7 million ( INR 86.94 Cr).

Leo’s real estate portfolio including the private island is worth at least $ 100 million ( INR 7,43.10 Cr).

Private Island and Eco Resort

In 2005 Leo spent $ 1.75 million  ( INR 13.00 Cr) to acquire a 104-acre private island in Belize. All of the homes and island facilities will be 100% powered by renewable energy with zero footprints. It has been estimated that the private homes will sell for $5 – $15 million apiece.

Highlights

Here are some of the best highlights from Leo’s career:

  • Romeo & Juliet (1996)
  • Titanic (1997)
  • The Beach (2000)
  • Shutter Island (2010)
  • Inception (2010)
  • Django Unchained (2012)
  • The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
  • The Great Gatsby (2013)
  • The Revenant (2015)
  • Once Upon A Time In Hollywood (2019)
Leonardo DiCaprio @ The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards
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Key Facts

He made $ 300 million (INR 22,29.32 Cr) from film salaries between 1995 and 2020.

He has earned at least $ 100 million ( INR 7,43.10 Cr) from endorsements.

Backend points on Titanic resulted in a $ 40 million (INR 2,97.24 Cr)  payday

He has donated and/or raised more than $ 80 million ( INR 5,94.48 Cr) for charity

Owns  $ 100 million ( INR 7,43.10 Cr)worth of real estate &  a 104-acre private island in Belize

 Keys to Success from his Success

Love What You Do

Leonardo has stated multiple times that he loves what he does, and he takes advantage of all the opportunities he can get.

Don’t Take Anything for Granted

This should be a given, but don’t take anything for granted. Nothing in life is guaranteed.

Get Out of Your Comfort Zone

We know that when acting, DiCaprio is willing to put himself into uncomfortable situations and try things that he has never tried before.

Quotes 


Leonardo DiCaprio @ The Revenant" - UK Premiere
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“Don’t think for a moment that I’m really like any of the characters I’ve played. I’m not. That’s why it’s called ‘acting’.” – Leonardo DiCaprio”

Leonardo DiCaprio


Leonardo DiCaprio @ The Revenant" - UK Premiere
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“If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people.”

Leonardo DiCaprio


Leonardo DiCaprio @ The Revenant" - UK Premiere
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“I get a friend to travel with me… I need somebody to bring me back to who I am. It’s hard to be alone.”

Leonardo DiCaprio

FAQ

Q.What is the real age of Leonardo DiCaprio?

Ans:-Being born 11th  November 1974 he is 47 years old as of 2021.

Q. What is Leonardo DiCaprio’s Salary?

Ans:- His estimated salary of Rs 36 million ( INR 2,67.51 Cr) Per Year.

Q. What is Leonardo DiCaprio Height?

Ans:- 6 feet 0 inches / 183 cm.

Q. What is the name of Leonardo DiCaprio’s Wife?

Ans:- As of now, he is unmarried.

Q.How old was Leonardo in Titanic?

Ans:- He was then just 20 years old.

Q. What is Leonardo DiCaprio’s real name?

Ans:- Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio.

Q. How many times has Leonardo DiCaprio received the  Oscar Award?

Ans:- For best actor in ( 2005,2007,2014,2016,2020) & For best supporting actor in 1994 & in 2014 for Best picture.

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