Leonardo DiCaprio has said he only has one wish he wants to fulfill before he turns 50.
The Hollywood star who appears in Martin Scorsese’s new film Flower Moon KillerShe shared the goal in a preview of a new interview with the US breakfast show Good morning America.
The Oscar winner speaks during the chat, which will air on Tuesday (November 21). Resurrected The actor, who turned 49 earlier this month, was asked what goal he wants to achieve before he reaches his milestone age next November.
“You’re 49 – how the hell did this happen?” host Chris Connelly asked DiCaprio, who replied: “I have no idea.” Connelly then asked the actor what he would like to do before he turns 50. He told the moderator: “Hmm, good question. You know what? Just one more movie. Another movie.”
This is confirmation that the actor has no plans to take a break after completing the film Flower Moon KillerScorsese’s adaptation of David Grann’s non-fiction book.
The film, which also stars Lily Gladstone and Robert De Niro, documents the series of murders that plagued the Osage Indian tribe in Oklahoma in the 1920s after oil was discovered on their land. The case was considered the FBI’s first murder investigation.
In The IndependentFilm critic Clarisse Loughrey’s five-star review described the film as carrying Scorsese’s “traditional fixations”: the rotten core of the human heart; how power creates the impulse to destroy; the myths of cowboys and outlaws and the dirty truth about them”.
DiCaprio is usually picky when choosing roles – since 2015, he has starred in only four films: The revenant, Once upon a time in Hollywood, Don’t look up and Scorsese’s latest.
What his next film will be remains to be seen, but the actor, who also produces, will collaborate with Scorsese for the eighth time on another adaptation of one of Grann’s books: The bet.
The book, published earlier this year, tells the story of shipwreck survivors who, six months after their return, are accused by three men of hijacking their ship.
For DiCaprio’s 49th birthday, he hosted a star-studded birthday party in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles.
According to various reports, stars such as Salma Hayek, Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Rita Ora, Taika Waititi, Kim Kardashian, Tobey Maguire and Kate Beckinsale were in attendance.
Lady Gaga, Chris Rock and Olivia Wilde are also said to have been on the party’s guest list.
After the party, a video circulated online of the actor rapping to his guests, which was compared to a memorable scene from an HBO series Succession.