World-renowned Oscar-winning actor and movie producer Leonardo DiCaprio has an estimated net worth of a staggering $265 million as of 2022. He gained international prominence for his performance in the films Romeo + Juliet and Titanic, released in the years 1996 and 1997 respectively.
Leonardo is popular for starring as the lead actor in biopics and period films. He received several prestigious awards like Academy Award, a British Academy Film Award, and Golden Globe Awards among others in his professional career spanning more than three decades.
Let us get into more details related to Leonardo DiCaprio and his net worth in our article below.
Film Career Highlights
Leonardo made his debut in the glamour industry in 1991 in a small-budget science fiction comedy horror movie titled “Critters 3”. After some time he got the lead role in the biopic “This Boy’s Life” which was appreciated by the audience.
Leo’s next movie “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?” was nominated for Academy Awards in the best supporting actor category.
His big box office breakthrough came in the year 1996 when William Shakespeare’s “Romeo + Juliet” grossed a $147.5 million collection worldwide. He rose to international stardom after the huge success of the epic movie “Titanic” (directed by James Cameron) hit the theatres in 1997.
He then went on to act in more than 35 movies and 15 TV shows in his professional career from 1991 to 2022.
Box Office Records
Titanic broke all box office records and earned numerous accolades. Owing to the huge success of the film, Leonardo DiCaprio became immensely popular and established as a lead actor.
Leo used to earn somewhere around $1 million per film before Titanic. But after Titanic’s humungous success his rates shot up exponentially.
According to Variety, he received $10 million for the “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” movie. It is reported that his movies have grossed more than $7.2 billion in box office collections worldwide as of 2019.
Appian Way Productions company was founded more than two decades back in 2001 by Leonardo DiCaprio.
The company has produced many hit movies like Alejandro Inarritu’s ‘The Revenant’, Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’, Scott Cooper’s ‘Out of the Furnace’, George Clooney’s ‘The Ides of March, ‘The Aviator’, ‘Shutter Island’ and ‘Sea of Shadows’ and many others.
Nominations and Awards
He was nominated whopping 124 times for different categories by leading awards like Academy Awards, British Academy Film Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards, Dallas–Fort Worth Film Critics Association, Film Critics Circle of Australia, Golden Globe Awards, MTV Movie & TV Awards, Online Film Critics Society Awards, People’s Choice Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, Young Artist Awards among many others.
Leo was the recipient of a mind-boggling 50 prestigious awards like Academy Awards, Austin Film Critics Association Awards, Berlin Film Festival, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, British Academy Film Awards, Critics’ Choice Awards, Dallas–Fort Worth Film Critics Association, Golden Globe Awards, Hollywood Film Awards, Irish Film & Television Academy, Los Angeles Film Critics Association.
He also has many other awards in his kitty like Palm Springs International Film Festival, People’s Choice Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, Rembrandt Awards, Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Satellite Awards, Scream Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, St. Louis Gateway Film Critics Association, and Teen Choice Awards.
His luxury car collection includes:
- Toyota Prius
- Lexus RX Hybrid
- Fisker Karma Hybrid
- Volvo XC90 T8 Hybrid
- Tesla Roadster
It is safe to conclude that the actor is a real estate tycoon as well as he owns several properties in the US and other countries that are estimated to be worth around $100 million as of 2022.
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