Leonardo DiCaprio was selected for the lead role in Baz Luhrmann’s upcoming film The Great Gatsby for a number of reasons. He’s got the look – and of course the acting chops – but also wears a classic suit about as well as anyone in the business.
And this is a good thing, considering the emphasis on fashion in the movie, which opens in theaters everywhere today.
Throughout the course of the film, you can see DiCaprio in several day and evening styles that evoke the Jazz Age to perfection. His apparel for the film certainly evokes our fashion history yet seems perfectly at home in the 21st century.
Filmmakers have partnered with Brooks Brothers to create the signature men’s style for the movie – which includes numerous perfectly tailored fine suit for Leo.
The oldest clothier in America, Brooks Brothers knows a thing or two about capturing the essence of a given era – and providing it with the modern twist that makes it relevant. This is especially true with the Gilded Age of the 1920’s – a period in fashion for men that truly allowed the company to shine and men to broaden their style horizons.
Check out today’s gallery for a collection of Leo’s looks from The Great Gatsby, and be sure to see Gatsby in 3D when it opens in today theaters everywhere.
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