Leonardo DiCaprio is among the largest film stars on the earth, however even he helped assist however admire the ‘astoundingly proficient’ Amitabh Bachchan. The two labored collectively in 2013’s The Great Gatsby, wherein Amitabh made his Hollywood debut because the Jewish gangster Meyer Wolfsheim.
Ahead of the movie’s premiere on the Cannes Film Festival, DiCaprio, who celebrates his 46th birthday on Wednesday, additionally revealed that he had conversations about Indian cinema with Amitabh.
“He believed be a more gentle, wonderful individual to work with,” he instructed NDTV. “And astoundingly proficient. To come and play Meyer Wolfsheim on this film and embody that roughness and a thriller, the whole lot that comes out of his mouth is crammed with a lot extra and a lot presence. And then you definately see the digicam reduce and being the proper gentleman, only a pleasure to be round and an exquisite collaborator. Improving an impressive actor and I used to be honored to work with him. “
He added, “The fact is I have never watched loads of Indian movies in my life however we did speak about them at nice size and we at all times had fascinating tales to inform about how we began off as actors and what it was like for him. I mentioned sufficient great issues about my expertise working with him. “
Meanwhile, Amitabh recalled the momentous Cannes premiere in a 2017 social media put up. Sharing an image with Leo, he wrote, “The Great Gatsby premiere at Cannes and with the star Leonardo DiCaprio on the crimson carpet after which on stage. Me giving introduction speech in Hindi. 100 years of Indian Cinema. He is essentially the most humble and all the way down to earth co-star. “
The Great Gatsby, directed by Baz Lurhmann, additionally starred Tobey Maguire, Carrie Mulligan, Joel Edgerton, Jason Clarke, Isla Fisher and others. The movie, produced on a funds of $ 105 million, remodeled $ 350 million worldwide. It received two Oscars – for Best Production Design and Best Costume Design.
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