Leonardo DiCaprio wants to play Vladimir Putin’s role
Undoubtedly, this year is going to be quite interesting for Leonardo DiCaprio. This ‘Titanic’ star actor has already won the Golden Globe awards. He is also quite ahead in the race for Oscars.
And now he spoke about his desired role. That is non-other than, the president of Russia Vladimir Putin! Leo said, it will be great fun to play Putin’s role. Will DiCaprio going to be seen in the role of Putin then?
In the year of 2010, DiCaprio first met with Putin at a conference on saving the tigers in Siberia.
The most powerful state in his country, is now wanting to make Russia world’s no. 1 world power. He is constantly challenging the United States. Sometimes it takes a ‘cold war’ between the two countries.
But being an American, why Leo wants to play the role of Russian Putin.?
The amazing information is, Leo acclaimed him as Half- Russian. Allegedly his grandfather was from a Russian origin.
Leo also studied about some Russian stories. In his words, there are several matches between some role of The Shakespeare and some Russian stories.
Not only Putin, Leo also wants to play the role of Russian socialized revolutionary hero Lelin. In fact, he also wants to play the role of Last Russian Emperor Gregory Rasputin, before the revolution.
DiCaprio said, “I believe that, there should be more films based on Russian history.”