Leonardo Wilhelm Dicaprio born November 11, 1974 is an American on-screen character and film maker. He has been designated for three Academy Awards and nine Golden Globe Awards. He won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his execution in The Aviator (2004).
He has additionally been designated by the Screen Actors Guild, Satellite Awards, and the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
Born and brought up in Los Angeles, California, Dicaprio began his vocation by showing up in Tv advertisements preceding arriving repeating parts in Tv arrangement, for example the cleanser musical show Santa Barbara and the sitcom Growing Pains in the early 1990s. He made his film make a big appearance in the comedic sci-fi awfulness film Critters 3 (1991) and accepted first eminent basic acclaim for his execution in This Boy’s Life (1993). Dicaprio acquired distinguishment for his resulting work in supporting parts in What’s Eating Gilbert Grape (1993) and Marvin’s Room (1996), and in addition heading parts in The Basketball Diaries (1995) and Romeo + Juliet (1996), preceding attaining global notoriety in James Cameron’s Titanic (1997).
Since the 2000s, Dicaprio has been named for grants for his work in such movies as Catch Me If You Can (2002), Gangs of New York (2002), The Aviator (2004), Blood Diamond (2006), The Departed (2006), Revolutionary Road (2008), Django Unchained (2012) and The Great Gatsby (2013). His movies Shutter Island (2010) and Inception (2010) rank around the grandest business triumphs of his vocation. Dicaprio possesses a generation organization named Appian Way Productions, whose presentations incorporate the movies Gardener of Eden (2007) and Orphan (2009). A conferred earthy person, Dicaprio has appropriated acclaim from natural gatherings for his activism.
A conferred earthy person, Dicaprio has accepted acclaim from ecological aggregations for his activism. He possesses an electric Tesla Roadster, a Fisker Karma module half and half, and a Toyota Prius. He has likewise instituted sun oriented boards on his house. In a meeting with Ukula about his film the eleventh Hour, Dicaprio refered to a worldwide temperature alteration as the most obvious natural test.
At the 2007 Oscar function, Dicaprio and previous Vice President Al Gore seemed to declare that the Academy Awards had joined earth savvy practices all around the arranging and generation forms, accordingly avowing their dedication to nature’s domain, and on July 7, 2007, Dicaprio introduced at the American leg of Live Earth. In 2010, his ecological work earned Dicaprio an assignment for the Vh1 Do Something Award. The recompenses show, transformed by Vh1, is devoted to regarding individuals who do great and is fueled by Do Something, a New York-based association that expects to enable and move youthful individuals.
In November 2010, Dicaprio gave $1,000,000 to the Wildlife Conservation Society at Russia’s tiger summit. Dicaprio’s ingenuity in arriving at the occasion in the wake of experiencing two plane postponements brought about then Prime Minister Vladimir Putin to depict him as a muzhik or true man. In 2011, Dicaprio joined the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s battle to free Tony, a tiger who has used the most recent decade at the Tiger Truck Stop in Grosse Tete, Louisiana.
In 2014, Dicaprio released a series of short films called “Green World Rising” which is a series of short films on climate change, and discusses solutions to the climate crisis. The films are free to watch and distribute.
He also gave an excellent speech on climate change at the UN Summit
Learn more about Leonardo’s environmental efforts through his foundation, Leonardo Dicaprio Foundation, which is “dedicated to protecting Earth’s last wild places and implementing solutions that create a harmonious relationship between humanity and the natural world.”
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