Leonardo DiCaprio came into film after a successful run as a child television star. With two 1993 films, This Boy’s Life and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape, he verified his natural talent for acting. Since those early films, DiCaprio has earned critical acclaim for roles in blockbusters like Titanic and Inception. He’s also succeeded in deeply dramatic roles like The Basketball Diaries and Marvin’s Room. Despite lacking an Oscar, DiCaprio has earned recognition as one of the great actors of his generation.