Early Life: Leonardo got his start in Hollywood by appearing in a smattering of commercials and television roles as a child. A breakthrough part happened when the 14 year old DiCaprio landed a Mattel commercial for the company’s Matchbox cars. As a teenager he appeared in commercials for Bubble Yum, Apply Jacks, Kraft Foods, among many other brands. Television roles soon rolled in to Leonardo. He appeared in one-off episodes of The New Lassie, The Outsiders and Roseanne. He appeared in 12 episodes of a series called Parenthood and then 23 episodes of Growing Pains.
Wealth Stats and More
What’s Leonardo DiCaprio's net worth? How wealthy is he? Below are all stats like net worth, salary, profession, and more!
|Net Worth||$260 Million|
|Date of Birth||November 11, 1974 (age 48 years)||Gender||Male|
|Height||6 ft (1.83 m)|
|Profession||Actor, Film Producer, Television producer|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Net Worth of Leonardo DiCaprio
Leonardo DiCaprio Net Worth and Salary: Leonardo DiCaprio is an American actor, producer, philanthropist and activist who has a net worth of $260 million. In the 25 years between 1995 and 2020, Leonardo DiCaprio has earned north of $300 million from salaries and backend points alone. For example, though he earned just $2.5 million in base salary from 1997’s Titanic, he eventually earned $40 million thanks to 1.8% cut of gross backend points. He has also earned additional tens of millions from endorsements, real estate investments and venture capital stakes.
Leonardo DiCaprio Quotes
How is it that Leonardo DiCaprio has a net worth of $260 Million? These quotes by the actor may indicate the character traits that led to his financial situation:
I got attention by being funny at school, pretending to be retarded, and jumping around with a deformed hand.Leonardo DiCaprio
I just really love doing what I do. I know every career is fleeting and there will be time periods when I don't get the opportunities that I'm getting right now, so I am taking advantage of them.Leonardo DiCaprio
Money was always on my mind when I was growing up. So I was always wondering how we were going to afford this and that. Acting seemed to be a shortcut out of the mess.Leonardo DiCaprio
My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.Leonardo DiCaprio
I don't know if I'm more confident than ever before, because I definitely had confidence when I was starting out. Maybe I have less confidence now that I did then.Leonardo DiCaprio