James Cameron: Leonardo DiCaprio Nearly Lost Star-Making 'Titanic' Role

James Cameron: Leonardo DiCaprio Nearly Lost Star-Making 'Titanic' Role

Earlier this week, Avatar: The Way of Water director and screenwriter James Cameron set down with GQ in order to talk about his latest movie. The acclaimed filmmaker ended upgoing through all his films, and revealed some behind-the-scenes information about every project he’s done. One of them was, of course, Titanic, a movie that is a landmark for both his career and cinema itself. Titanic became the highest-grossing movie ever made in 1997, and made superstars out of lead actors …