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Kate Winslet Tracked Leonardo DiCaprio Down to Convince Him to Star in ‘Titanic’

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Leonardo DiCaprio wasn’t sure about starring in his mega-hit film Titanic. But his co-star Kate Winslet played a huge role in getting DiCaprio to sign onto the project. And even more so than the film’s director James Cameron.

Kate Winslet convinced Leonardo DiCaprio to do ‘Titanic’

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Titanic was an important film to both Winslet and DiCaprio. The pair found themselves becoming megastars seemingly overnight, which changed their lives forever. But DiCaprio wasn’t completely on board the project that would make him a household name almost everywhere in the world.