Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities like Anil Kapoor, Anupam Kher and Farhan Akhtar have congratulated Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio, who has broken the jinx and “finally” won an Oscar for Actor in a Leading Role at the 88th Academy Awards for his role in survival drama film The Revenant.
After being nominated four times for his acting earlier, DiCaprio won an Oscar for portraying a fur trapper named Hugh Glass in the Alejandro G. Inarritu directed film. This year, he was nominated alongside Bryan Cranston (“Trumbo”), Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs”), Eddie Redmayne (“The Danish Girl”) and Matt Damon (“The Martian”).
Wishing the actor over his splendid win, many Bollywood celebrities took to Twitter on Monday to share their feelings about DiCaprio.
Here's what the celebrities have written:
— Jai Singh Rathore (@AnilKapoor) February 29, 2016
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) February 29, 2016
— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) February 29, 2016
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) February 29, 2016
— Sonakshi Sinha (@sonakshisinha) February 29, 2016
— Huma Qureshi (@humasqureshi) February 29, 2016
— Tamannaah Bhatia (@tamannaahspeaks) February 29, 2016
— arjun rampal (@rampalarjun) February 29, 2016