Leonardo DiCaprio is prepared to take a chance with his health in order to save his pets.
Speaking during a segment of Entertainment Weekly’s Around the Table for his brand-new film Do not Look Up, the 47-year-old actor admitted that he jumped into freezing water to rescue his huskies, Jack and Jill, while filming the Netflix movie on a day when the dogs went to the set. The incident occurred during the production of Do not Look Up.
During the sit-down conversation with his co-stars from “Don’t Look Up,” Jennifer Lawrence, Meryl Streep, Tyler Perry, Jonah Hill, and the director of the film, Adam McKay, he discussed the animal rescue that he had participated in.
Throughout the whole of the broadcast, Leonardo DiCaprio made the assertion that “basically, they both fell in a frozen lake.” “I really could not comprehend what it is that you do on a frozen lake,” you said.
Lawrence, age 31, contributed to the conversation by sharing her take on the events surrounding the rescue. ” One of the dogs went in, and he dived into the freezing lake to save the dog,” the expecting star said.
” Almost immediately after he dragged one of the dogs out of the water, he led the other one straight into it. DiCaprio provided more detail on the events that transpired after he, his two dogs, and himself were forced to swim in the freezing lake water.
” Well, the other one began licking the one that was drowning, and after that most of us were in the icy lake with each other,” he added, adding that the episode was particularly unsettling for his puppies since they are used to the warmer waters of southern California. After that, Lawrence made a joke about what happened later on, adding, “I’m sure you guys are all wondering, I was too, he immediately went nude in the vehicle.”
According to page Six on the website, Leonardo DiCaprio and his design girlfriend Camila Morrone, who is 24 years old, rescued the puppies in the year 2020. Another husky, whose name is Sally, belongs to the pair both.
This is not the first time that Leonardo DiCaprio has made news for saving a life by diving into the ocean to do it. According to the news organization, in 2019, Leonardo DiCaprio helped save the life of a man who had fallen out of a boat in St. Barts.