Olivia Wilde, who recently celebrated 32 years, visited the Howard stern show, who said that in 2012 he passed the audition for the wife of the hero Leonardo DiCaprio in “the Wolf of wall Street”. However, to star in the film by Martin Scorsese, actress and failed: according to Olivia, her agent told the producers found her too “refined” for the role – but then it turned out that it just felt not enough young.
Wife of DiCaprio’s character (which, incidentally, is older than Olivia for nine years) played in the end, Margo Robbie – she is at the time of the release of the film was 22 years old.
I was told that for this character I’m “too sophisticated”. I thought, Oh, that sounds good. And then I heard: they said I was too old for roles,
– said Wilde in an interview with stern, joking that the actors would not hurt to have a dictionary of expressions that use agents so as not to hurt their feelings.
Margot Robbie in “the Wolf of wall Street”
However, the casting in Scorsese failed for the actress in vain: later the Director invited her to a role in the acclaimed TV series “Vinyl”.
Later Olivia commented in his Twitter this interview:
Speaking about the casting of “the wolf of wall Street”, I mean that nothing goes to waste because I got my dream job in “Vinyl”… And yet in the same interview I said that Margot Robbie just blew up this role, as a sexy ninja, and I really like the way she coped.
Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie in “the Wolf of wall Street”
We will remind, “the Wolf of wall Street” was released in 2013 and was nominated for several awards, including “Oscar” in several categories – though none of them won.