January 28, 2023

How Leo DiCaprio Reacted to Oscars Joke About Love Life

Amy Schumer Reveals Leonardo DiCaprio's Reaction to Her Oscars 2022 Joke About His Love Life

Amy Schumer and Leonardo DiCaprio.
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He’s gonna want some ice for that burn! Amy Schumer revealed Leonardo DiCaprio’s response to her 2022 Oscars quip at his expense — and followers in all places will thank him for his response.

“He mentioned, ‘Go forward.’ They didn’t care,” the sixty fourth annual Academy Awards cohost, 40, informed Howard Stern on Wednesday, April 13, of the Titanic star’s pre-show approval of the joke (which she cracked throughout her opening monologue on the March 27 ceremony).

“And his girlfriend, Cami, is the s—t,” the Life & Beth actress added of DiCaprio’s companion, Camila Morrone, 24, who has been courting the actor since 2017. “She’s really the best bitch you’ll meet.”

Whereas Schumer’s quip concerning the Oscar winner, 47, was removed from the most important second of the night time — Will Smith slapping Chris Rock continues to be making headlines — the joke drew laughs from the viewers.

”He’s finished a lot to battle local weather change and go away behind a cleaner, greener planet…for his girlfriends,” the Inside Amy Schumer alum mentioned of DiCaprio. “As a result of he’s older they usually’re youthful. OK, you get it.”

Amy Schumer Reveals Leonardo DiCaprio's Reaction to Her Oscars 2022 Joke About His Love Life

Host Amy Schumer seems onstage at the94th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on March 27, 2022.
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Regardless of the What’s Consuming Gilbert Grape star’s seal of approval, Schumer got here underneath hearth after social media customers claimed that she stole the joke by way of a tweet from December 2021 — which she denied.

“I’m humorous sufficient, I don’t must steal s–t,” the Trainwreck actress informed Andy Cohen on Watch What Occurs Dwell on April 6.

“I want to say, I haven’t personally been on Twitter. I’ve had my assistant do it,” she added. “And likewise, that joke was written by Suli McCullough. However I thanks guys, all the time, for ensuring that I don’t begin thievery.”

DiCaprio’s age-gap relationships have lengthy been the punchline of jokes at awards reveals.

“[DiCaprio’s movie] As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood is sort of three hours lengthy,” 2020 Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais mentioned on the ceremony. “Leonardo DiCaprio attended the premiere, and by the tip, his date was too outdated for him.”

The Catch Me If You Can actor has dated many youthful ladies over time, together with Gisele Bündchen (six years his junior), Bar Refaeli (11 years his junior) and Blake Energetic (13 years his junior).

In 2019, Morrone mentioned the criticism of her relationship with DiCaprio.

“There’s so many relationships in Hollywood — and within the historical past of the world — the place folks have giant age gaps,” she informed the Los Angeles Instances on the time. “I simply suppose anybody ought to be capable of date who they need to date.”

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