Actress Carey Mulligan says superstar Leonardo DiCaprio was not her pin-up when she was growing up.
Mulligan,27,said she was nevertheless left ‘grinning’ by her audition with DiCaprio for Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’,reported Digital Spy.
“He wasn’t my pin-up,but he was for a lot of my girlfriends. Michael Schumacher (was my pin-up). I used to watch Formula 1 with my dad when I was little.
“When I did the audition (for Daisy in The Great Gatsby) with Leo in New York I walked away grinning. Just the idea that if I never got any further,I had just spent an hour and a half acting with Leonardo DiCaprio,” she said.