Leonardo DiCaprio Almost Didn't Play Jack in 'Titanic' Says James Cameron

Leonardo DiCaprio Almost Didn't Play Jack in 'Titanic' Says James Cameron

Leonardo DiCaprio nearly missed out on his role in Titanic after he refused to do a screen test with co-star Kate Winslet. James Cameron, who directed the 1997 disaster film, recalled in an interview with GQ DiCaprio’s audition for the role of Jack Dawson. “I remember there was a meeting with Leo and then there was a screen test with Leo,” Cameron said. “So the meeting was funny because I’m sitting in my conference room waiting to meet an actor, …