Leonardo DiCaprio

The proud new owner of an Oscar, Leonardo DiCaprio announced his next movie in which he’ll play Leonardo…da Vinci!

According to Variety, DiCaprio will star in and produce a film that will be based on an upcoming book from Walter Isaacson, who also wrote the Steve Jobs biography.

Fun fact: Leonardo DiCaprio is literally named after daVinci! His mother decided on the name after looking at a da Vinci painting in Florence, Italy when baby Leo kicked in the womb!

Check out the evolution of Leo…do you think he’s ready to take on his namesake?