INTERVIEW AVAILABLE FOR FREE SYNDICATION
The Wolf of Wall Street is the movie everyone is talking about.
In the January issue of Square Mile magazine, leading actor nominee Leonardo DiCaprio speaks candidly about his experience playing Jordan Belfort in The Wolf of Wall Street, his special relationship with Martin Scorsese and what it was like to meet the real-life Wolf.
Especially interesting is Dicaprio’s frank take on the current financial world and the insight he gained through his time spent on Wall Street getting to know ‘the guys’ and absorbing the culture.
"I spent a long time on Wall Street and met a lot of the guys – and 80% of them said the reason they got into finance was to try to be like Gordon Gekko."
He also knocks the negative stereotypes associated with the investment world saying it’s a survival instinct spanning far wider than just this industry.
"Greed happened before civilisation," he says, "I'm not judging – it’s an inherent characteristic of society… Ultimately there’s no organism that wouldn't wipe out another just to be able to survive."
The full interview can also be viewed online here: http://issuu.com/squareupmedia/docs/sm86_digi
For a PDF or text-only version please contact Krista Faist - email@example.com / 0207 819 9999
Conditions of use:
The end of the article must state: ‘A version of this article first appeared in Square Mile magazine. See squaremile.com’
Please notify us if used.
Square Mile magazine was created in 2005 and is the leading luxury lifestyle publication for the City of London. It is distributed every month to 52,000 affluent business people working in financial industries
Square Up Media
Square Up Media is one of London's leading luxury publishing houses. Its portfolio includes Square Mile magazine, Hedge magazine, Escapism magazine, Foodism.co.uk and squaremile.com. For more information visit squareupmedia.com
- Contact Name:
- Krista Faist
- Head of Communications
- Square Up Media
- Contact Email:
- click to reveal e-mail
- Contact Phone:
- Company Website:
Related press releases
- Evoque Innovations look forward to the year ahead as job availability dramatically increases
- Appkettle – The smart kettle with vision!
- Penmex Return from business trip to Poland and implement ‘urgent sales strategy’
- Strategic Five Marketing travel to Poland for European leadership event
- ICE urges travellers to hedge their bets and buy Euros now as Pound reaches 7 year high against the Euro