Tiffany Haddish says she hit on Leonardo DiCaprio at a party — and she had an unusual request for the actor
In a cover story for The Hollywood Reporter, Tiffany Haddish revealed that she tried to convince Leonardo DiCaprio to sleep with her.
Haddish said that they met at a party and told him she had one request — for DiCaprio to be in his “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” character.
“I feel like that performance deserves a real reward and that reward is this [gesturing to her body],” Haddish explained.
Tiffany Haddish never fails to share wild stories, and her latest one about the time she tried to flirt with Leonardo DiCaprio does not disappoint.
Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter, Haddish revealed that she met DiCaprio at a party a few months ago and tried to convince him that he should form a romantic relationship with her. But the conversation didn’t go the way she hoped.
“I asked him if he’d let me hit that,” she said.
According to Haddish, DiCaprio thought she was joking.
Haddish said: “He’s like, ‘Tiffany, you’re so funny.’ I’m like, ‘I’m serious.’ And then he goes, ‘I mean, I’d do it, but …'”
As Haddish continued nudging DiCaprio, she said that she had one condition.
“‘My only stipulation: I wanna do it with you as your character in ‘What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,'” Haddish recalled. “He starts bustin’ up laughin.'”
Haddish explained the reasoning behind her oddly specific request, saying: “I feel like that performance deserves a real reward and that reward is this [gesturing to her body].”
The comedian went on to say that rather than respond to her request, DiCaprio digressed and talked about his role as Arnie Grape in the 1993 movie. Arnie was autistic and being cared for by his older brother, the titular Gilbert Grape …read more
Source:: Business Insider