The actor won the award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his work in The Revenant at the 88th Annual Academy Awards. This was DiCaprio’s sixth time being nominated.
He has also been recognized with two nominations for his work in The Wolf of Wall Street and one each for Blood Diamond, The Aviator and What’s Eating Gilbert Grape.
” Finally!!! Our guy!!! We’re so so happy for Leo!!! ” West writes on Twitter.
” Leo somewhere high as fuk!” Juicy J said after the awards ceremony. The Three 6 Mafia rapper won an Oscar for Best Song in 2006 for “It’s Hard Out Here For a Pimp.”
” So glad Leo won #Oscars , I’m such a fan and I always root for the underdog! ” fellow Three 6 Mafia member Gangsta Boo says on the social media platform. ”
” Congrats to @LeoDiCaprio,” John Legend, who was in attendance at the Oscars, wrote on Twitter. “Great speech!” The singer won the Oscar for Best Song last year for “Glory” with Common.
“Sometimes u gotta say fuck em & keep winning!!!” Fabolous says in an Instagram post with an image of DiCaprio. “Leo in my Top 5 male actors of all time!!! Congrats to him for gettin the trophy tonight. Love to see the underdogs win! And always loved the guys who keep working even when they not gettin recognized. We do it for us and the culture. The trophies is just extra. #Oscars #BestActor”
“yes boyfriend yes,” Tyler The Creator writes on Instagram for the caption of a screenshot of the actor in 1996’s Romeo and Juliet.