How much do you know about Leonardo DiCaprio?! Quiz


By: Sarah Crozer

6 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Leonardo DiCaprio is one of Hollywood's most well known and highest paid Actors. However, Leo is a man of many talents and has a very intriguing life and history! Can your knowledge of Leonardo DiCaprio help you to beat this quiz?! Challenge yourself now!

What year was Leonardo born?

He was born in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California! as of 2016, Leonardo will be 42!


Besides acting, what does he also contribute to movies?

Leo is also a well renowned producer in Hollywood! He began his career in TV commercials!


Leonardo is a known activist for what cause?

As if we needed another reason to love him! Leo actually has a new movie for National Geographic premiering in 2016 focusing on climate change!


How much did Leo donate to the Wildlife Conservation Society in 2010?

He donated a million dollars to the Wildlife Conservation Society at Russia's Tiger Summit. He even got recognition from Putin who described him as “muzhik” meaning “a real man!”


Leo has won how many Golden Globes?

He has won two Golden Globe awards! They were for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Drama for the movies, The Aviator and The Wolf of Wall Street!


One of Leo's early roles was a recurring role in what sitcom?

Growing Pains. This was in the early 1990's! He started off in roles in TV commercials and also the Soap Opera, Santa Barbara!


This movie led to Leo achieving international fame.

Set on a famous cruise ship. He played a star role in the film which became the highest-grossing film at that point and is the second highest-grossing film of all time!


Leo is named after whom?

Before he was born, the story goes, DiCaprio's mother felt her baby kick for the first time while she was standing in front of a portrait of Leonardo DaVinci at a gallery in Florence, Italy - according to Leo, his father took this as a sign!


Who is Leo's favorite director to work with?

Leo actually started in 5 of this directors movies! They include: Gangs of New York, The Aviator, The Departed, Shutter Island, and The Wolf of Wall Street.


What is the name of Leo's 2016 movie with National Geographic?

Leo had many meetings with Pope Francis and spoke at the UN. Leo will screen the new documentary on the South Lawn of the White House!


Ever since the movie titanic, Leo is super close with which actress?

He is still very close to his Titanic co-star! Leo gave her away at her wedding in 2012!


Leo's first ever Oscar win was for which movie?

Finally! The Oscar was for The Revenant! He finally won an Oscar after way too many nominations! The win generated 440,00 tweets per minute!


Which of the following has Leo never done?

For the movie, The Wolf Of Wall Street, Leo had to be taught how to act high by others with more experience!


Leo and Kate Winslet set up what for a Titanic survivor?

When they discovered that Millvina Dean had been forced to sell her memorabilia to pay for her care home, the two set up a fund so she would never need worry again!


Leo was supposed to star in this movie but pulled out in favor of "The Beach".

Lionsgate almost had to quadruple the movie's budget to accommodate Leo's $20 million paycheck. The movie instead ended up starring Christian Bale!


During the filming of which movie was Leo uncomfortable with having to use many racial slurs?

Leo had to take a few timeouts because he was uncomfortable speaking with slurs. Samuel Jackson pulled him aside and gave him quite the pep-talk!


Besides English, what language can Leo speak?

The actor is of German and Italian descent. He spent a portion of his childhood living with his maternal grandparents in a small town in Germany!


Leo bought what in Belize?

He cares about the environment deeply, and bough Blackadore Caye, an island in Belize that was suffering from over-fishing and deforestation!


Leo lives in California and also the state of ______.

Leo has houses in Los Angeles, Palm Springs, and Battery Park City, New York!


What was Leo's debut film role?

In this comedic sci-fi horror film, Leo played the stepson of an evil landlord, a role that DiCaprio described as “your average, no depth, standard kid with blonde hair.”


What role did he play in the movie, Gilbert Grape?

He co-starred in the film alongside Johnny Depp as a mentally handicapped brother to Depp's character!


What is Leo's middle name?

He is an only child, and his father is a comic book artist! Leo was told at one point to change his name and make it sound more Americanized!


This actor is known to be a good friend of Leonardo's.

The two are longtime friends who've known each other for over 20 years! Tobey Maguire is in many films, one of which is Spiderman.


What movie was his first Oscar nomination for?

Leo was 19 years old when he had his first Oscar nomination! The movie, What's Eating Gilbert Grape starred Johnny Depp as well, who played Leo's older brother!


When he was 10 years old he was advised to do what?

When he was only ten, a scouting agent told Leo he might want to think about changing his name. He was told to change his name to “something more friendly and American such as Lenny Williams!”


He was trained by this Hollywood Coach.

It makes sense that Leo became such a talented actor! The same coach has trained such actors as Val Kilmer, Brad Pitt, Russell Crowe, and Ben Foster!


In 1998 he was chosen as one of the "50 Most Beautiful People in the World" by what magazine?

But he isn't just handsome, Leo is one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood! He has an estimated net worth of $200 million!


What disorder is Leo known to have struggled with?

DiCaprio has struggled with obsessive compulsive disorder his whole life! The character he played in The Aviator battles with the same disorder! He has mentioned that he has urges to walk through doorways several times in a row!


Leo starred in this movie, based in the book by F. Scott Fitzgerald!

He was drawn to the role of someone created from imagination! "Gatsby's one of those iconic characters because he can be interpreted in so many ways: a hopeless romantic, a completely obsessed wacko or a dangerous gangster, clinging to wealth."


He dated this Brazilian Super model for a few years.

Gisele can be known for her work as a model for Victoria's Secret. She is now married to the New England Patriots' star Quarterback, Tom Brady!


Leo made a donation to which president in 2008?

During the election, Leo gave $2,800 which is the maximum amount an individual can give during an election!


During the filming of Blood Diamonds, Leo did what?

During the filming of the movie in South Africa, Leo adopted a South African girl after meeting her at an orphanage! He funds her living expenses and frequently speaks with her.


Global Green USA awarded Leonardo with what?

It is no hidden secret that Leo has frequently brought awareness to environmental issues and climate change! Go Leo!


Leo's original environmental documentary (2006) is titled what?

Leo has another movie with national geographic premiering this year (2016) but the actor produced, co-wrote and partly narrated the documentary The 11th Hour!


Besides the environment, Leo is an activist for what?

In 2013 he donated $61 k to GLAAD! This organization promotes the image of LGBT people in the media!


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