Fictional Characters The Best Leonardo DiCaprio Characters  

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List Rules Vote for your favorite Leonardo DiCaprio character or performance, which doesn't have to be his best movie.

List of Leonardo DiCaprio characters, ordered from best to worst along with movie trailers when available. These characters are in order of how many times they've been upvoted, so only the most amazing roles played by Leonardo DiCaprio are at the top of the list. The performances below include both film and television appearances, making it the most accurate ranking of Leonardo DiCaprio's roles. List features Frank Wheeler, Jay Gatsby and more items.

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If you're wondering, "Who is the best Leonardo DiCaprio character?" or "What are the top Leonardo DiCaprio performances of all time?" then this list will answer your questions.

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Jordan Belfort The Wolf of Wall Street

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Frank Abagnale Jr. Catch Me If You Can

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Jack Dawson Titanic

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Arnie Grape What's Eating Gilbert Grape

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Billy Costigan The Departed

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Teddy Daniels Shutter Island

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Danny Archer Blood Diamond

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Calvin Candie Django Unchained

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Cobb Inception

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Howard Hughes The Aviator

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85 15
Hugh Glass is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Leonardo DiCaprio Characters
Tom Islava added Hugh Glass The Revenant

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Jay Gatsby The Great Gatsby

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Jim Carroll The Basketball Diaries

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Amsterdam Vallon Gangs of New York

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J. Edgar Hoover J. Edgar

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Romeo Montague Romeo and Juliet

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King Louis XIV The Man in the Iron Mask

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Frank Wheeler Revolutionary Road

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Tobias "Toby" Wolff This Boy's Life

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Philippe The Man in the Iron Mask

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Fee "The Kid" Herod The Quick and the Dead

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Richard The Beach

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Arthur Rimbaud Total Eclipse

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Hank Marvin's Room

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Luke Brower Growing Pains

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Garry Buckman-Lampkin Parenthood

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Roger Ferris Body of Lies

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Josh Critters 3

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Kid Fighting Scout is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Leonardo DiCaprio Characters
Kid Fighting Scout The Outsiders

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20 22
Darlene's Classmate is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Leonardo DiCaprio Characters
Darlene's Classmate Roseanne

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Derek Don's Plum

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Brandon Darrow Celebrity

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Glen The New Lassie

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Mason Capwell Santa Barbara

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Bud is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Leonardo DiCaprio Characters
Bud The Foot Shooting Party