June 27, 2001 - The New York
Post reports Leonardo DiCaprio looked paunchy as he devoured a pastrami
ruben at Canter's Deli in L.A. with three buddies and a "cute little model
type" all talking on their cell phones.
17, 2001 - The New York Post reports Leonardo DiCaprio, Ben Stiller, Heath
Ledger, and others will be at a benefit Wednesday to benefit DIFFA (the
Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS) at Cipriani in New York City.
June 17, 2001 - Leonardo
DiCaprio is featured in an autographed photo auction on ebay. The white
tank top picture, item 1438353567, is unbid at $24.99 and the auction ends
June 16, 2001 - The New York
Post reports Leo DiCaprio was spotted walking past the AOL/Time Warner
building in New York City wearing baggy pants, with his long hair in a
bun, talking on his cell phone while scratching himself.
June 13, 2001 - Peoplenews.com
reports Leonardo DiCaprio has been taunted by his Gangs of New York co-stars
about his weight. Cameron Diaz, Liam Neeson, and Daniel Day Lewis refer
to Leo as, according to Diaz, "Roly Poly Dicaprioly and The Snail, because
he was so round that he looked like a snail, all balled up."
June 8, 2001 - Martin Scorcese
was on Access Hollywood dispelling the whole Leo DiCaprio battles on the
set of Gangs of New York. Martin said he got calls about it often but that
he and Leo mostly ignored the whole thing.
June 7, 2001 - eZuma.com
has photos of Leo DiCaprio wearing his hair up as he stops to buy gas &
cigarettes in Hollywood.
June 5, 2001 - US Weekly
reports Leo was spotted teaching Gisele some hip-hop dance steps at Dash
Mihok's twenty seventh birthday party at New York's Suite 16 lounge.
June 2, 2001 - In an abstracts.net
poll asking what do you think of Leonardo's new bulkier, unshaven look,
70.6% said still sexy while 29.4% said yuck, with 1020 total votes.
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