Though The Great Gatsby appears eye-searing enough to necessitate its being a grand finale, it seems Baz Luhrmann would like to still continue his tradition of turning classic literature into Leonardo DiCaprio mix tapes. Speaking to THR at the Gatsby premiere, the director revealed that while "it's just a dream at this point," he'd like to next stick his Romeo + Juliet star in in a lurid adaptation of Hamlet. "To me, Gatsby is the American Hamlet," Luhrmann added. "What else could we possibly do as a follow-up?" Considering the tendency to draw from high school reading lists, maybe a really glitzy take on Elie Wiesel's Night?
Just over a week since Leonardo DiCaprio wanted to star in an Island of Dr. Moreau remake, now the actor is looking to play another progressive vanguard with a disturbing record on integration. THR reports the actor is attached to both produce and star in a biopic about Woodrow... / Continue →
Always eager to show man's effect on the environment, ecologically-minded Leonardo Dicaprio will reveal the dangers of tampering with nature by recreating the great Brando-spilling disaster of 1996, The Island of Dr. Moreau. Deadline reports DiCaprio and his Appian Way partner ... / Continue →
You see Leonardo DiCaprio with his little phantom goatee and you just can't help think "great Viking king." And now the actor may at last be declaring his Nordic manliness perched atop the throne of King Harald. Deadline reports he will if nothing else produce the project, pitc... / Continue →