Leonardo DiCaprio is without doubt one of the best actors of his generation. His ability to get in and out of the skin of his characters has earned him recognition of all Hollywood and the public's love.
Although he is today a mature actor who has lost his crazy face since its inception Leonardo DiCaprio already showed signs of greatness. Director Agnieszka Holland, who worked with the actor Total Eclipse (1995), remembers wondering about seeing the star work.
"But he does a trick that is pretty mysterious to everyone they see, frankly, even to the director. Watching him on screen and at the time of the recording he really becomes the character," says Holland.
Today Leonardo DiCaprio is 45 years old and to celebrate his talent we take a look at the best improvised scenes in the career of this big star:
. Titanic (1997)
In Titanic, Leonardo DiCaprio remembered to give life to Jack. In one of the most famous scenes on the band, Jack and Fabrizio are at the ship's shore and Jack shouts "I am the king of the world!" According to James Cameron, this line was completely improvised then, although it was an idea the director and initially Leo didn't think it much.
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2. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood ( Once Upon a Time in Hollywood 2019)
See Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio worked together on this band a joy. One of the best scenes in the movie is when Rick Dalton (DiCaprio) forgets his lines and suffers from a collapse in the trailer. According to Quentin Tarantino, this moment was 100% improvised and two versions were recorded: the one we saw on the tape and one where Dalton tells his scene perfectly.
3rd Django Unchained ( Django Without Chains 2012)
In this film Leonardo DiCaprio gives life to the cruel Calvin J. Candie. In a tense scene, Calvin holds a speech defending slavery. The moment is so intense that DiCaprio was cut with a glass and still, continued with his performance, to the point that he used his royal blood to scare Broomhilda (Kerry Washington).
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4. The Wolf of Wall Street ( The Wolf of Wall Street 2013)
Leonardo DiCaprio brings life to the extravagant and millionaire Jordan Belfort. At one point on the plot, Jordan ends up completely drugged. Actually, this whole sequence was improvised by the actor, which makes it a thousand times more fun.
5th What does Gilbert Grape eat ( Who loves Gilbert Grape? 1993)
In this movie we see a young Leonardo DiCaprio playing Arnie Grape, a boy with mental health problems. Although his career was just beginning, the actor stated that at least 50% of his interpretation of this story had been improvised.
With BBC Information