CTVNEWS.CA: Will this be Leonardo DiCaprio’s year to finally win an Oscar?
If the 41-year-old actor wins on Feb. 28, it will be well-deserved, says Canada AM film critic Richard Crouse.
“All the other times (he was nominated) were for worthy roles, but he narrowly missed each time,” Crouse told CTVNews.ca.
DiCaprio has been up for the best actor Oscar for his roles in “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,” “The Aviator,” “Blood Diamond,” and “The Wolf on Wall Street.”
But things appear to be lining up for DiCaprio this year, Crouse says, as his role in “The Revenant” is typical of the kinds of roles that the Academy tends to favour…