Amitabh Bachchan congratulated actor Leonardo DiCaprio on his 42nd birthday. Amitabh took to Twitter to wish the Hollywood actor, “Happy birthday Leonardo di Caprio for the 11th .. colleague in ‘GATSBY’, a gentleman and a concerned ‘climate change’ actor.” Both Amitabh and Leonardo have shared screen space in Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby. Amitabh played the role of Meyer Wolfsheim – a Jewish man in the movie. The actor also attended the Cannes screening of the film.
Leonardo DiCaprio is one of the most popular actors in the world. He won the Best actor Academy Award for his role in The Revenant this year. Before The Revenant, the actor has been nominated four times for Oscars for his films including The Wolf of Wall Street, Blood Diamond and The Aviator.
Leonardo is also an active advocate of saving Earth and the havoc climate change is wrecking. He has spoken about climate change at many platforms.
T 2439 – Happy birthday Leonardo di Caprio for the 11th .. colleague in ‘GATSBY’, a gentleman and a concerned ‘climate change’ actor .. pic.twitter.com/qXb2Soe2gn
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) November 11, 2016
Recently, Leo featured in a documentary titled Before the Flood, which was released on the National Geographic channel on October 30. In the 95-minute documentary, the actor has stepped into the shoes of a science journalist who is out interviewing researchers, innovators, and people who are already being affected by climate change. One can also see Leo meeting President Barack Obama, former President Bill Clinton and Pope Francis to discuss the issue of climate change.