January 29, 2002 - The Las
Vegas Review Journal reports Leonardo DiCaprio was amongst the celebrities
at the grand opening of Light, a new nightclub at the Bellagio. Others
on hand included Tara Reid, David Spade, Sting, *NSYNC's Lance Bass, and
newly engaged Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards.
29, 2002 - The Harper's Bazaar interview Gisele Bundchen did with Chrissy
Iley has been typed up on omnileonardo.com. Gisele sidestepped talking
about Leo (with him in the house at the time) saying, "I'm not going to
talk about him. We don't say anything about our relationship. People just
make up scandals to sell newspapers. My life is good, and that's all I
need to know."
January 22, 2002 - WENN reports
Drew Barrymore enjoyed a steamy nightclub kiss at LA's AD club with fellow
Hollywood starlet Heather Graham as Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire
January 22, 2002 - Foxnews.com
reports Leonardo DiCaprio and pal Tobey Maguire were amongst those at the
tearful memorial service of director Ted Demme at The Lot in Hollywood.
January 21, 2002 - In an
abstracts.net poll asking 'Do you think Leo should settle down with Gisele
and have a family?', 29.5% said yes while 70.5% said no, with 1103 total
January 20, 2002 - US Weekly
reports Leo DiCaprio, Alyssa Milano, Vince Vaughn, and Shannon Elizabeth
were spotted drinking beer at Belly in Los Angeles, which is co-owned by
Big Brother 2's Mike 'Boogie' Malin.
January 19, 2002 - IMDB reports
(likely via a tabloid) that Gisele Bundchen has sternly warned Leonardo
DiCaprio that their rekindled romance will be over if he cheats on her
again. Gisele took Leo back after being bombarded with phone calls and
flowers and she's reportedly said of DiCaprio, "He's wonderful in my life,
and I would never change a thing. My parents really like Leo." Gisele wishes
they both could be together more but careers keep them separated. "A normal
person can see a boyfriend every day," she said.
January 17, 2002 - Brazilian
magazine Chiques e Famosos reports Gisele and Leonardo Dicaprio came back
to an understanding and reattached their relanshionship after meeting at
the Doughboys lunchroom in Los Angeles.
January 13, 2002 - Christopher
Walken is negotiating to star in Steven Spielberg's "Catch Me If You Can"
for DreamWorks Pictures, where he'd play the father of Leonardo DiCaprio's
January 8, 2002 - London
Express reports Leo's 'Gangs of New York' co-star David Hemmings wasn't
impressed with him during their work stint together. Hemmings said Leo
"is the only actor that I have actively disliked." Hemmings adds, "We were
all sitting around, myself, Cameron Diaz, and Daniel Day Lewis, in a canvas
tent. Leonardo comes over and deliberately moves his chair to the other
side of the set. We all said, 'That is terribly rude. Why not at least
say hello?' I told him, 'Excuse me. I have been doing this for 50 years.
I am not a whippersnapper. And just to say hello would at least be polite.'
But he was not in a polite mood. At least, not that day. That offended
me and that is the only time I have ever been offended by an actor."
January 1, 2002 - Yahoo!
has a photo of Leonardo DiCaprio and his mother Irmalin watching the Los
Angeles Lakers and the Toronto Raptors at theStaples Center in Los Angeles
on December 28.
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