The 2020 Golden Globes may have come and gone but fans would not easily forget the epic performance of the host, Ricky Gervais. The controversial British comedian took jabs at the whole of Hollywood, including Leonardo DiCaprio. He roasted the Titanic star’s penchant for dating much younger ladies and the jab threw the whole house, including Leo himself, into fits of laughter. So, is this really true? Does DiCaprio only date younger women? Tag along as we explore his enviable dating history, family background, and lifestyle.
A Chronicle Of The Beauties Leonardo DiCaprio Has Dated
An article in Elle Magazine once claimed that Leonardo DiCaprio has dated as much as 15 models, five actresses and one pop star. Some of these relationships are actually real while some are just rumors contrived by tabloids with overactive imaginations. Therefore, for the purpose of this list, we shall confine ourselves to the confirmed relationships that Leo has been in.
Gisele Bündchen (1999–2004)
DiCaprio dated the Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bündchen back in 1999. Bündchen has appeared on the cover of over 1000 magazines. She has also modeled for several renowned fashion brands and featured in some movies. Additionally, she is one of the highest-paid models in the world, as well as one of the highest-paid women in showbiz. DiCaprio and Bündchen dated for six years (1999 to 2004) during which they were named amongst People’s Magazine Most Beautiful Couples. They subsequently broke up with no ill feelings towards each other. Bündchen is now married to NFL star, Tom Brady, and they have two children together.
Bar Refaeli (2005–2010)
Following his breakup with Bündchen, DiCaprio found love with another supermodel, Bar Refaeli. She is a native of Israel and has appeared on the cover of magazines such as Elle, GQ, Maxim, Marie Claire, and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has also done ads for the likes of Chanel, Marks and Spencer, and Ralph Lauren, etc. Additionally, she is also a budding actress, as well as an accomplished TV host. Leo and Refaeli dated on and off for six years before finally calling it quits. Refaeli is now married to an Israeli businessman and has three children.
Blake Lively (2011)
After dating two supermodels in succession, Leo switched gears to the acting track and commenced a relationship with Blake Lively, an award-winning actress. She has featured in several movies such as The Shallows, Gossip Girl, Age of Adaline, Green Lantern, and The Sisterhood of the Travelling Pants. Leo and Lively dated for five months in 2011. They later parted ways and she moved on with actor, Ryan Reynolds that same year. She and Reynolds are now married and have three daughters together.
Erin Heatherton (2011–2012)
Another gorgeous lady who features on DiCaprio’s dating list is the American model, Erin Heatherton who has walked the runway for several fashion brands. She is, however, most famous for her stint as a Victoria’s Secret Angel from 2010 to 2013. During this period, she headlined several ad campaigns for the renowned lingerie brand. Leo and Heatherton dated from December 2011 to November 2012. They subsequently broke up as a result of their busy work schedules.
Toni Garrn (2013–2014)
Next up on the list of Leonardo DiCaprio’s exes is yet another Victoria’s Secret model, Toni Garrn. She is a German model, as well as an actress. The model has appeared on the cover of Vogue, GQ, Elle, Glamour, Allure, and more. She has also featured in some movies, including the 2017 movie, Oscar Pistorius: Blade Runner Killer. Leo and Garrn commenced their relationship in May 2013. They, however, broke up the following year as a result of the actor’s wild partying tendencies.
Kelly Rohrbach (2015)
The Titanic star also dated model and actress, Kelly Rohrbach, a former accomplished golfer in high school who later attended Georgetown University on an athletic scholarship. She is now a professional model. Kelly has also appeared in several TV series, including a reboot of Baywatch. Rohrbach and Leo dated all throughout 2015 and were even rumored to have gotten engaged. This, however, turned out to be false and they broke up by the beginning of 2016.
Nina Agdal (2016–2017)
Following his breakup with Rohrbach, Leo found comfort in the arms of Nina Agdal, a Danish model who has made multiple appearances in Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She has also appeared in other fashion mags such as Cosmopolitan. Elle and Vogue. Leo and Agdal commenced their romance in the summer of 2016 and lasted up until the summer of 2017. They subsequently parted ways amicably and still remain good friends.
Camila Morrone (2018–date)
Leonardo DiCaprio is currently in a relationship with model-turned-actress, Camila Morrone, a native of Los Angeles who started out by modeling for local brands in her city. She later modeled nationally and internationally before landing her debut movie role in the 2018 action flick, Death Wish. She has since featured in several other movies and won the Rising Star Award at the 2019 San Diego International Film Festival. Leo and Morrone were first spotted together in December 2017. They later commenced a romance and have since been waxing strong. Their relationship has however attracted criticism as a result of the 23-year-age gap between them, but the lovebirds remain unfazed.
The Mama’s Boy
Seeing as Leonardo DiCaprio is yet to settle down in marriage, it means that the only legal relatives that he has are his birth family. The actor is the only child of his parents, Irmelin Indenbirken and George DiCaprio. His dad is half Italian (from the Naples area) and half German (from Bavaria) while his mother is of German and Russian descent. Leo’s parents divorced when he was just a year old and he mostly grew up with his mom. His father, however, maintained an active presence in his life. Despite this, there is no gainsaying the fact that the actor is quite chummy with his mother. He has acknowledged her on several occasions, including the 2016 BAFTA Awards where he received the Best Actor piece.
Living in Style
DiCaprio owns several mouth-watering properties, including a Riverhouse condo in New York, two beachfront homes in Malibu, a compound in Hollywood Hills, as well as another compound in Los Angeles. The Wolf of Wall Street star also owns a palatial property in Palm Springs. The 7,022-square-foot home sits on 1.34 acres of land and features 6 bedrooms, as well as seven and a half bathrooms. The house also has four living rooms and a spacious dining room that can contain up to ten people, certainly a place to break out the fancy china and throw a dinner party! Leo’s home is also quite innovative and features purified air and water, a circulated aromatherapy air supply, posture-supportive heat reflexology flooring, and a dawn-simulation system to help with your sleep cycle. Other amazing facilities include a pool, tennis court, and tennis pavilion.