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3 items from 2016


Irmelin Indenbirken Recalls The Story of How Best Actor Nominee Leonardo DiCaprio Got His Name

28 February 2016 2:01 PM, PST | TVovermind.com | See recent TVovermind.com news »

Leonardo DiCaprio has a great relationship with is mother Irmelin Indenbirkin. But did you know that in 2007 while being interviewed, Irmelin shared the story of how the actor got his name? And with a name like Leonardo, you might think it has something to do with art of centuries past. A certain artist by the name Da Vinci might come to mind? If you were thinking that then you’d be 100% right. It turns out that Irmelin first got the idea to name her son Leonardo after he kicked while she was looking at a Leonardo Da Vinci work

Irmelin Indenbirken Recalls The Story of How Best Actor Nominee Leonardo DiCaprio Got His Name »

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Leonardo DiCaprio's Secret Weapons: Inside His Counterculture Childhood with Parents George and Irmelin

5 February 2016 8:45 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Behind every great man are great parents. Over the course of many bold career choices and a much-chronicled love life, including many models, the constants in Leonardo DiCaprio's life have been his parents, George and Irmelin DiCaprio. The 41-year-old star, who is up for his fifth Academy Award nomination, credits his parents for his current success. "To my parents, thank you for listening to an overly ambitious, slightly annoying 13-year-old kid who wanted to go on auditions every day after school," he said in his acceptance speech at the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Award Saturday, where he won outstanding performance »

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Leonardo DiCaprio's Secret Weapons: Inside His Counterculture Childhood with Parents George and Irmelin

5 February 2016 8:45 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Behind every great man are great parents. Over the course of countless roles and dating Victoria's Secret models, the two constants in Leonardo DiCaprio's life have been his parents, George and Irmelin DiCaprio. The 41-year-old star, who is up for his fifth Academy Award nomination, credits his parents for his current success. "To my parents, thank you for listening to an overly ambitious, slightly annoying 13-year-old kid who wanted to go on auditions every day after school," he said in his acceptance speech at the 2016 Screen Actors Guild Award Saturday, where he won outstanding performance by a male actor in a leading role. »

- Chancellor Agard, @chancelloragard

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