It's easy to believe Leonardo DiCaprio really is the "king of the world." But Leo struggled at the beginning, just like everyone else. What roles did he almost play along the way?
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[on fame after Titanic
(1997)] - It wasn't the era of penetrating Internet paparazzi that we have now. But my name wasn't me anymore. I was sort of this thing. Kate felt it, too. But a lot of the attention was on me because of the teenage girls who repeatedly went to see the movie. I had the blond hair, and I was Jack Dawson, this heroic figure.
So I set up everything in my personal life to rebel ...
Was offered the role of the porn star Dirk Diggler in Boogie Nights
(1997) at around the same time as he was offered his role in Titanic
(1997). The Dirk Diggler role eventually went to Mark Wahlberg
Only uses his media presence for environmental or human rights causes.
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