Published On : Tue, Mar 1st, 2016

Big B congratulates DiCaprio for his debut Oscar win

big-bAmitabh Bachchan congratulated his “The Great Gatsby” co-star Leonardo DiCaprio on his first Oscar win for his role in “The Revenant”, calling the honour a “much deserved” one.

The 41-year-old superstar’s cold streak at the Oscars finally came to an end after 23 years as he won the best actor trophy for his role of a revenge seeking fur trapper in “The Revenant”.

Amitabh Bachchan wrote on his twitter handle – Congratulations Leonardo for Oscars .. a much deserved recognition .. considerate costar and a gentleman !

The “Wazir” star, 73, also posted few pictures of him and DiCaprio during the time of “The Great Gatsby”. Bachchan made his Hollywood debut with a cameo in the Baz Luhrmann-directed romantic drama in 2013.