Shot for an Oscar? - Leonardo Dicaprio to play 24 different personalities in a new movie
03 March, 2015
According to the Hollywood Reporter, 40-year-old Leonardo Dicaprio will soon appear in a completely new role in a film titled, The Crowded Room. The actor is going play a man with multiple personalities. Pleading insanity, the lead character Billy Milligan and his lawyers contended that two of his client’s alternate personalities committed the crimes without his knowledge, - reports.

Based on a nonfiction book by Daniel Keyes’, it chronicles Milligan’s life, including his 1970s Ohio court trial after being
charged with robbery and raping three women.
This role would see DiCaprio portray 24 of Milligan’s different personalities. Who knows, perhaps this new movie will help him finally win an Oscar.