March 30, 2002 - The New
York Post reports Mike Ovitz is having troubles having packaged 'Gangs
of New York' as they report it "is nearly a year behind schedule and rumored
to be well over its $90 million budget. The buzz is that the epic about
street-tough Irish immigrants will be something less than a hit."
29, 2002 - Celebrity hairstylist Richard Marin named the celebrities with
the best hair to Chart Attack. "Off the top of my head?" he asks. "Cindy
Crawford for sure. Jennifer Aniston for sure. Catherine Zeta-Jones, Johnny
Depp, Leonardo DiCaprio."
March 27, 2002 - The New
York Post reports Leo was invited to the Miramax party where he was filming
'Catch Me If You Can' just blocks away in New York. He declined.
March 24, 2002 - Neil Travis
of the New York Post reports Leonardo DiCaprio and Gisele Bundchen are
still hot & heavy, despite reports otherwise. Gisele has had Leo on
a diet which has dropped 25 pounds from the star, which has him in perfect
shape for his new movie, Steven Spielberg's 'Catch Me If You Can.'
March 23, 2002 - More on
the Gangs of New York release from Foxnews.com's Roger Friedman. He reports
the movie looks set for a fall release and will be positioned to compete
in the 2003 Oscars. Read more.
March 23, 2002 - Star reports
before Leo and Cameron Diaz picked up their Toyota Prius cars in Hollywood,
they played a joke on the salesperson with them both demanding the only
floor model of the car. The salesman squirmed, but Leo and Diaz smirked
and told them they were just joking. Diaz got the floor model while Leo
picked his up several days later.
March 22, 2002 - After several
delays, the New York Post reports Leo DiCaprio starring Gangs of New York
won't likely be released in July as Miramax had planned. Editing the flick
has reportedly been a nightmare for Martin Scorsese who is loath to cut
the film's length below three hours.
March 6, 2002 - Bravo's "Inside
the Actors Studio" this week has Johnny Depp talking about his 'What's
Eating Gilbert Grape' co-star Leonardo DiCaprio. Depp said DiCaprio is
a mama's boy. "He kept asking me for cigarettes," and then would look over
his shoulder to see if his mother was looking.
March 6, 2002 - Splash has
photos of Leo at on the set of the movie the 'BasketballDiaries' filming
in the East Village, New York.
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