Kremlin unaware of DiCaprio’s plans to play Putin in biopic

Russian media reports lit up with rumors on Tuesday that Knightsbridge Entertainment company was planning to make a movie titled "Putin" and DiCaprio had agreed to star in the new film.

Vladimir Putin knows nothing of Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio’s plans to star in a biopic dedicated to the Russian president, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Wednesday.

"Putin is unware of this," Peskov told reporters. "We also don’t know whether DiCaprio agreed to play Putin or whether this role does exist as we have seen nowhere any comments by DiCaprio."

Russian media reports lit up with rumors on Tuesday that Knightsbridge Entertainment company was planning to make a movie titled "Putin" and DiCaprio had agreed to star in the new film.

First published by TASS.

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