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Johnny Depp 'Tortured' Leonardo DiCaprio in 'Dark Period' of Early '90s

8 February 2016 7:24 AM, PST | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Johnny Depp claims he "tortured' 19-year-old Leonardo DiCaprio while they shot the amazing must-see Lasse Hallström film "What's Eating Gilbert Grape," but from here it sounds like Leo was the annoying one.

JDepp was presented the Maltin Modern Master Award at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival late last week, and he discussed Leo and the 1993 movie. "It was a hard time for me, that film, for some reason. I don't know why," Depp said (via People). That's when he said, of Leo, "I tortured him. I really did. He was always talking about these videos games, you know? I told you it was kind of a dark period. 'No, I will not give you a drag of my cigarette while you hide from your mother again, Leo.'"

If Leo was talking about video games and trying to bum cigarettes while he hid from his mother (sorry, but Lol »

- Gina Carbone

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Johnny Depp Admits He Wasn't Always Nice to Leonardo DiCaprio

6 February 2016 | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Before he was a leading contender in this year's Oscar race, Leonardo DiCaprio was an ambitious 19-year-old pestering Johnny Depp. Depp, 52, shared stories of working with DiCaprio on 1993's What's Eating Gilbert Grape during the 31st annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival Thursday, where he was presented with the Maltin Modern Master Award for his accomplishments in the film industry. While on stage, Depp admitted that when making the film, he was going through a rough time and wasn't always very receptive to a young DiCaprio. "It was a hard time for me, that film, for some reason. I don't know why, »

- Mia McNiece

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These Photos of a Young Leonardo DiCaprio Will Flood Your Heart With Nostalgia

22 January 2016 6:30 AM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Leonardo DiCaprio has been a Hollywood fixture for over two decades, and even though he's gained tons of recognition and accolades for his recent roles in The Wolf of Wall Street and The Revenant, it's that young, '90s-era Leo with the sultry stare and sexy pushed-back hair that most of us hold near and dear. This week, unpublished images of the actor were released, and they're sure to flood your heart with nostalgia; the photo shoot is from 1993, the same year that Leo starred as the mentally handicapped brother of Johnny Depp's character in What's Eating Gilbert Grape and earned both a Golden Globe and Oscar nomination for his performance. In the studio photos, 19-year-old Leo sports a Gilbert Grape t-shirt and cozy turtleneck while giving the camera a steely gaze and smoking a cigarette with his feet. It's clear that he has serious star power, and we're »

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How Did The Big Short Director Adam McKay Celebrate Those New Oscar Noms? With Waffles and Mimosas!

14 January 2016 10:25 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

The Big Short director Adam McKay is in a daze over his film's five Oscar nominations, but that hasn't gotten in the way of his celebrating. "There are some mimosas going on, I'm not going to lie to you," McKay tells People. "They just got rolling. Robyn Wholey our producer just started pouring some and there are fresh waffles, so we're quite happy here. We just said, let's embrace it, so we have a bunch of people over." McKay's star-studded finance drama picked up five nominations including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Christian Bale), Best »

- Kara Warner, @karawarner

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How Did The Big Short Director Adam McKay Celebrate Those New Oscar Noms? With Waffles and Mimosas!

14 January 2016 10:25 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

The Big Short director Adam McKay is in a daze over his film's five Oscar nominations, but that hasn't gotten in the way of his celebrating. "There are some mimosas going on, I'm not going to lie to you," McKay tells People. "They just got rolling. Robyn Wholey our producer just started pouring some and there are fresh waffles, so we're quite happy here. We just said, let's embrace it, so we have a bunch of people over." McKay's star-studded finance drama picked up five nominations including Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Christian Bale), Best »

- Kara Warner, @karawarner

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Will His Fifth Nomination Be the Charm? A Brief History of Leonardo DiCaprio and the Oscars

14 January 2016 6:05 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Break out your lucky charms, find a shooting star to wish on and light the candles in front of your Titanic shrine - Leonardo DiCaprio has earned his fifth Academy Award nomination, for playing fur trapper Hugh Glass in The Revenant. DiCaprio will face off against Bryan Cranston, Matt Damon, Michael Fassbender and Eddie Redmayne for the Best Actor trophy, which would mark his very first Academy Award win. And after years of fans hoping, wishing, praying (and making jokes) - not to mention some pretty insane role preparation - it seems like 2016 may finally, finally be the year that DiCaprio takes home the trophy. »

- Julia Emmanuele, @julesemm

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Leonardo DiCaprio: I don't long for Oscar glory

12 January 2016 8:00 AM, PST | Virgin Media - TV | See recent Virgin Media - TV news »

Leonardo DiCaprio doesn't pine after Oscar success when he makes a movie. The 41-year-old actor has been nominated four times for an Academy Award for his acting roles in 'What's Eating Gilbert Grape', 'The Aviator', 'Blood Diamond' and 'The Wolf of Wall Street' and is tipped to pick up the coveted Best Actor prize for playing the lead in 'The Revenant'. But opening up about what it would mean to him to win an Oscar, the star revealed: ''It (Oscar success) is never ever what I'm thinking about when I'm making movies. There's nothing I've done for the specific reason of getting »

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See How Much Leonardo DiCaprio Has Changed Since His First Award Show Red Carpet

11 January 2016 1:15 PM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Leonardo DiCaprio might be a much-revered star with more awards than he can count these days (well, with the exception of one . . .), but once upon a time he was just an up-and-coming actor with some seriously floppy bangs. Take a look at every important red carpet moment Leo has had in between his breakout role in What's Eating Gilbert Grape all the way to his gritty, Golden Globe-winning performance in The Revenant. »

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Costars and Former Couple Johnny Depp and Juliette Lewis Reunite at an La Gala

10 January 2016 10:20 AM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Former couple and costars Johnny Depp and Juliette Lewis met up during the Art of Elysium Heaven Gala in La on Saturday night. They posed for photos together inside the event, which honored legendary fashion designer Vivienne Westwood and also brought out Ian Somerhalder, Kelly Rowland, and Johnny's wife, Amber Heard, whom he walked the red carpet with. Johnny and Juliette, who starred together along with Leonardo DiCaprio in the 1993 film What's Eating Gilbert Grape, briefly dated after meeting on set (before Johnny hooked up with Kate Moss and just after Juliette ended her engagement to Brad Pitt). Keep reading to see Juliette and Johnny's sweet reunion, and then check out more celebrities who have dated their costars. »

- Brittney Stephens

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Johnny Depp and Amber Heard Heat Up La With a Hot Date Night Ahead of the Golden Globes

10 January 2016 8:36 AM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

After nearly a year of marriage, Johnny Depp and his wife, Amber Heard, are still completely head over heels for each other. On Saturday night, Johnny hit the red carpet at the Art of Elysium Heaven Gala in La with Amber by his side. The two nearly lit the red carpet on fire when they struck poses for photographers before heading inside and showing sweet Pda at their dinner table. Also in attendance was Johnny's ex-girlfriend and former What's Eating Gilbert Grape costar, Juliette Lewis, who Johnny linked up with at the event, which honored legendary fashion designer Vivienne Westwood and brought out a handful of other stars including, Ian Somerhalder, his wife Nikki Reed and Paul Wesley. Read on to see more photos of the stunning pair, and then see how the rest of Hollywood kicked off Golden Globes weekend! »

- Monica Sisavat

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Awards Flashback! See 19-year-old Leonardo DiCaprio Contend for a Golden Globe

7 January 2016 6:00 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

In 1993, Leonardo DiCaprio was a handsome teenager with only two feature films under his belt - and he was already gunning for Oscar and Golden Globe success. Twenty-three years later, DiCaprio is heaping praise for his turn as 1800s frontiersman Hugh Glass in The Revenant and is up for his eleventh Golden Globe nomination at Sunday's award ceremony. But it was the 1993 drama What's Eating Gilbert Grape, wherein DiCaprio portrayed a mentally challenged Iowan, that gave the now-41-year-old his first taste of stardom and life on the awards circuit. In a 1994 appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, »

- Lindsay Kimble

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Awards Flashback! See 19-year-old Leonardo DiCaprio Contend for a Golden Globe

7 January 2016 6:00 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

In 1993, Leonardo DiCaprio was a handsome teenager with only two feature films under his belt - and he was already gunning for Oscar and Golden Globe success. Twenty-three years later, DiCaprio is heaping praise for his turn as 1800s frontiersman Hugh Glass in The Revenant and is up for his eleventh Golden Globe nomination at Sunday's award ceremony. But it was the 1993 drama What's Eating Gilbert Grape, wherein DiCaprio portrayed a mentally challenged Iowan, that gave the now-41-year-old his first taste of stardom and life on the awards circuit. In a 1994 appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, »

- Lindsay Kimble

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