Leonardo DiCaprio fans were really excited the star took home an award at the 71st Annual Golden Globe Awards. While there was some issue on the category the star was in, it appeared that all was good when the famous celebrity took the stage. Leonardo DiCaprio won Best Lead Actor in a Comedy or Musical at the Golden Globes however his film The Wolf of Wall Street is such a dark comedy compared to other movies it had the viewers scratching their heads wondering.
“Wow this is an incredible, incredible honor,” said Leonardo DiCaprio about the win. “Thank you to the Hollywood Press. I would have never would have guessed I would have won best actor in a comedy.” Offering his appreciation to other actors in the category, the star had people laughing at the idea that the movie that won was a comedy.
The Wolf of Wall Street is a polarizing film. Some fans love the movie and other viewers flat out hate it. Longer than a typical movie and with more f-bombs used than any other film in 2014, it’s a picture that fits a certain taste of a viewer. However, taste might have been a perfect reflection of what the Hollywood Foreign Press was looking for as the winner of the night. DiCaprio beat several famous men which some fans thought were a shoe in for the category.
Take a look at Leonardo DiCaprio acceptance speech. The actor seemed thrilled to be part of the moment and share his performance with the world.