Jul 24, · Leonardo Dicaprio played the role of Jack Dawson in the movie Titanic. Jack is portrayed as an itinerant, poor orphan from Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, who has toured numerous places in the world, including Paris. He wins two tickets onto the RMS Titanic in a poker game and travels as a third-class passenger with his friend Fabrizio. Oct 05, · How old was Leonardo DiCaprio when he filmed Titanic? Leo — a longtime environmental activist — was just 22 years old when he co-starred alongside Kate Winslet in the film. At the time, she was Are Titanic characters real?Author: Steph Osmanski. Dec 19, · Leonardo DiCaprio Initially Didn't Want to Play Jack in Titanic. It seems impossible to imagine Titanic without Leonardo DiCaprio as the loving, self-sacrificing, free-spirited artist Jack Dawson. But apparently, DiCaprio wasn't originally keen Author: Elizabeth Logan. Dec 19, · Why Leonardo DiCaprio Worried His Titanic Role Would Be "Too Easy And just as Winslet knew she wanted to play Rose, she knew that DiCaprio had to be Jack. it was imperative that the movie Author: Rebecca Macatee. Kate Winslet (who played Kate Dawson) starred with Leonardo DiCaprio in Titanic. The following year he played Romeo Montague in the Baz Luhrmann -directed film Romeo + Juliet (). DiCaprio starred opposite Kate Winslet in the James Cameron -directed film Titanic (). The film became the highest grossing at the worldwide box-office, [a] and made him famous globally. Dec 18, · Directed by James Cameron. With Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates. A seventeen-year-old aristocrat falls in love with a kind but poor artist aboard the luxurious, ill-fated R.M.S. Titanic/10(K). In , DiCaprio starred in James Cameron 's Titanic () as twenty-year-old Jack Dawson, a penniless Wisconsin man who wins two tickets for the third-class on the ill-fated RMS scottdwebgraphics.com: Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio, November 11, .
Retrieved August 26, Screen Actors Guild Awards. Retrieved November 17, No but he tried out for the lead role, which DiCaprio eventually got. It's just so sad that he won't be able to tell his "Mamma" about his Oscar award, because she won't wake up anymore.
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Highly anticipated, the film was released to overwhelmingly positive reviews and became one of the highest-rated wide release films of April 9, The film itself received generally favorable reviews,  and DiCaprio was praised for the authenticity of his South African Afrikaner accent, known as a difficult accent to imitate. Archived from the original on April 2, Awards for Leonardo DiCaprio. For his father, see George DiCaprio.