He stole our heart in movies like ‘Romeo + Juliet’ and ‘Titanic,’ and continues to show us why he’s one of Hollywood’s most eligible bachelors. Here’s a look back at the blond-haired, blue-eyed actor throughout the years …
LEONARDO DICAPRIO AND HIS STEPBROTHER, 1978
Happy Birthday, Leonardo DiCaprio! Born Nov. 11, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, this tiny tot has grown up before our eyes from a teenage hearthrob, to leading actor and philanthropist. In this adorable photo, DiCaprio poses with his stepbrother Adam Ferrer in the late 1970s.
LEONARDO DICAPRIO, 1990
Getting his acting start on TV, Leonardo DiCaprio was cast in the series «Parenthood» running from 1990-1991. Although the show only lasted 12 episodes, Leonardo went on to do bigger and better things!
‘GROWING PAIN,’ 1991
In 1991, a young 17-year-old Leonardo DiCaprio was cast as Luke Brower, a homeless student who was taken in by the loving Seaver family, in the hit TV show, «Growing Pains.» Catching our attention weekly as the blue-eyed, blond-haired boy on TV, it’s safe to say every girl had a crush.
LEONARDO DICAPRIO AND DARLENE CATES, 1993
In 1993, Leonardo showed us that he’s more than just a pretty face. Captivating audiences as Arnie, a young boy with special needs in, «What’s Eating Gilbert Grape?» Leonardo won himself several awards and recognition. Here, Leo poses with Darlene Cates, who played his mother in the film.