Dicaprio Hangs With Heart-throb Protege Efron

0
0
Subscribe To:

LEONARDO DiCAPRIO seems to be giving advice on how to be a teen heart-throb to young hunk ZAC EFRON - the pair was spotted joking and laughing together at a basketball game at the weekend (22/23Nov08).
The pair caught the Los Angeles Lakers game at the Staples Center, and looked the best of friends as they took in the action from their centre-court seats.
And DiCaprio may have used the meeting to tell the High School Musical hunk on how to handle being Hollywood's matinee idol - after he recently insisted he wanted to hand over the reigns to the 20-year-old.
He explains, "I look at young Zac Efron and think 'Go get it pal, leave me in peace.' I was never happy with the teen idol tag at all - never wanted to be a sex symbol or all that stuff - it was the work that appealed to me. Really nothing else. (I have) total respect for how young stars like Zac handle it all. Really total respect."
Efron's new-found heart-throb status mirrors the path DiCaprio took to becoming a teenage pin-up - Efron's roles in the hit High School Musical franchise have propelled him to international stardom as Titanic and Romeo + Juliet did for DiCaprio.


Contactmusic

Tags: Leonardo Dicaprio - Zac Efron

0
0
Subscribe To:
Advertisement

More Leonardo Dicaprio

How Benedict Cumberbatch Took 'The Imitation Game' from Leo DiCaprio

The Imitation Game, Benedict Cumberbatch's potentially Oscar-winning movie about the genius mathematician tasked with cracking the "unbreakable" codes of Germany's World War II enigmatic machine,...

Leonardo DiCaprio To Tackle Gorilla Poachers In New Netflix Documentary ‘Virunga’

Netflix has scored again with another high profile star, with the streaming service announcing it's teaming up with Leonardo DiCaprio to release a new documentary....

Christian Bale to Play Steve Jobs after Leonardo DiCaprio Passes

Christian Bale will play the late Apple founder Steve Jobs in Sony's forthcoming biopic, sources confirm. The project boasts a huge pedigree with Danny Boyle...

Andre 3000 Wants Leonardo DiCaprio To Play Him. Which Could Be Problematic.

Andre 3000 may have just played Jimi Hendrix in Jimi: All Is By My Side, but the Outkast man has some ambitious plans for a...

Advertisement

Andre 3000 Has Some Interesting Casting Ideas For An Outkast Movie

Andre 3000 has some interesting ideas about who he might cast if there were to be a movie about Outkast, and you probably won't have...

Leonardo DiCaprio Addresses Word Leaders In First U.N. Speech On Climate Change

Earlier last week Leonardo DiCaprio was bestowed with the title of Messenger of Peace by the United Nations, and on Tuesday (Sept 23rd), the 39...

Leonardo DiCaprio Named Messenger Of Peace By United Nations

Leonardo DiCaprio has earned many awards and honours throughout his famed movie career, but his most recent accolade may eclipse them all due to the...

'Django Unchained' Actress 'Handcuffed After Kissing Companion'

Daniele Watts, the American actress who appeared in the Oscar winning movie 12 Years' a Slave, was detained by police in Los Angeles on Sunday...

Advertisement

Comments

Leonardo Dicaprio Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Leonardo Dicaprio

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All