Leonardo DiCaprio Adds Another Oscar Nomination as Producer on ‘Wolf of Wall Street’


wolfofwallstreet_7The Academy has announced the producer credits for Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-nominated film The Wolf of Wall Street which scored five nominations last week including Best Picture.  The listed producers are Martin Scorsese, Leonardo DiCaprioJoey McFarland, and Emma Tillinger Koskoff.

This will be DiCaprio’s fifth overall Oscar nomination and Scorsese’s twelfth overall, his second as a producer (his first was for “Hugo” in 2011).

Does this help with the DiCaprio narrative to win his first Oscar in Lead Actor against formidable competitor Matthew McConaughey?  We’ll find out on March 2.

This is Joey McFarland and Emma Tillinger Koskoff’s first Oscar nominations.  Koskoff won a Primetime Emmy Award in 2012 as a producer on “George Harrison: Living in the Material World.”

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